The Dark Descent
Winner of the World Fantasy Award for Best Anthology.
A gigantic, superlatively edited historical overview of horror fiction." --Chicago Sun-Times
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About the Author
David G. Hartwell, called an editor extraordinaire by Publishers Weekly, is one of science fiction's most experienced and influential editors. As an editor with Berkley Books, Pocket Books, William Morrow, and Tor Books, he has worked with many of the field's best authors and edited many award-winning works. He is the author of Age of Wonders, a nonfiction study of the science fiction field. Among his many anthologies is the bestselling World Treasury of Science Fiction. He is the holder of a Ph.D. in comparative literature from Columbia University, a winner of the Eaton Award, and has been nominated for the Hugo Award twenty-four times.
"A gigantic, superlatively edited historical overview of horror fiction." --Chicago Sun-Times
"For a sample of the current excellence and variety of horror, one could do no better." --New York Newsday
"An important work which belongs in every library." --The West Coast Review of Books