Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural


This "Modern Library Giant" has a James Salter illustrated dust jacket, with white lettering on the cront and spine. Only very mild edgewear, some small tears and chipping to jacket; book itself is clean and tight overall. This is No. G72, containing 52 stories by authors such as Poe, Hemingway, Edith Wharton, Isak Dinesen, Balzac, Wilkie Collins, Saki, Conrad Aiken and many more. 2080 pages; approx. 6"x8". Copyright date of 1944, but the binding is Modern Library style G5, with the oval torchbearer decoration on front cover, indicating publishing date of 1945-1963.


  • Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural
  • Herbert A. Wise and Phyllis Fraser, ed.
  • Alphonse De Neuville, Leon Benett, Henry De Montaut, illustrators
  • The Modern Library