This exceptional compilation contains more than 50 short stories, novellas and poems, both classic and modern, by some of the most distinguished writers of all time. Masterful works by Bram Stoker, H.P. Lovecraft, Mary Shelley, Sheridan LeFanu, Isaac Bashevis Singer, Tennessee Williams, Isaac Asimov, and J.R.R. Tolkien, in addition to little-known masterpieces by such authors as Stanley Ellin, Patricia Highsmith, John Dickson Carr and Damon Runyon, make this one of the most wide-ranging and outstanding collections of its kind. Kay provides fascinating prefatory notes to each selection and an annotated bibliography of other recommended reading, as well as an Introduction and Afterword providing further insights into the genres of terror and the supernatural.Masterpieces of Terror and the Supernatural: A Collection of Spellbinding Tales Old Y New, with ISBN 9780756763565 and ISBN 0756763568.