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Uncanny stories

May Sinclair

Uncanny stories

by May Sinclair

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Published by The Macmillan Company in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby May Sinclair; illustrations by Jean de Bosschère.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.S6155 Un, PR6037.I73 Un
The Physical Object
Pagination5 p. l., 3-362 p. incl. illus., plates.
Number of Pages362
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6656901M
LC Control Number23013192
OCLC/WorldCa2167233

Third edition. London, Hutchinson, Not dated but likely to have been published in the 'rations by Jean de Bosschere. Uncanny Tales was first published in . Genre/Form: Mystery and detective fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sinclair, May. Uncanny stories. London, Hutchinson & Co. [].

This section is not meant to replace comics - far from it - since no text adaptation can ever replace the unique medium that is a comic book. Still, we hope that our Issue Summaries will be a valuable tool in your own personal research, as well as determining what issues to buy, both Current and Back Issues. Uncanny Stories by May Sinclair illustrated by Jean de Boschère. Project Gutenberg Release # Select author names above for additional information and titles. Download the ebook in a format below. This catalog page is provided by The Online Books Page.

Uncanny Valley Press was started in as a lit blog and online publisher, eventually growing into a publisher of weird and beautiful books. We published a magazine, the first two issues of which are awesome and still available for purchase, and a book of lyric essays, Brian Oliu's Leave Luck to are no longer reading submissions or publishing books, but if that changes, you will.   Uncanny Stories [v1 #1, April ] (15¢, pp, pulp) 8 Coming of the Giant Germs Ray Cummings nv ill. Jack Kirby 40 The Earth-Stealers Frederic Arnold Kummer, Jr. nv ill. Joe Simon 58 Beyond Hell R. DeWitt Miller nv Alex Schomburg.


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