The House of Creeping Horror


Scarce, first of only two titles published by Horace Hart, this is #K1. Cover art by "CB." Book is in good to fair condition with heavy soil, edgewear, browned pages, some stains .Stray pencil mark on front cover. 144 pages, 5 x 7. This story first appeared in 1934 published by Alfred H. King, this printing has no date. According to Bookscans, "The author profile in K1 mentions a "recent" event which can be dated to 1939, suggesting the books were probably published no later than 1940."


"The old Spanish method of garroting in the murder of wealthy Benjamin Africa was only the beginning of a series of crimes of fiendish violence that kept Flash Horton between hell and fire in a maelstrom of crooked politics and Oriental mysticism."


  • The House of Creeping Horror
  • George F. Worts
  • Horace Hart Inc., 1940