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The Resource Paperbacks from Hell : the twisted history of '70s and '80s horror fiction, Grady Hendrix with Will Errickson

Paperbacks from Hell : the twisted history of '70s and '80s horror fiction, Grady Hendrix with Will Errickson

Label
Paperbacks from Hell : the twisted history of '70s and '80s horror fiction
Title
Paperbacks from Hell
Title remainder
the twisted history of '70s and '80s horror fiction
Statement of responsibility
Grady Hendrix with Will Errickson
Title variation
Paperbacks from hell
Title variation remainder
the twisted history of 70s and 80s horror fiction
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A nostalgic and unflinchingly funny celebration of the horror fiction boom of the 1970's and 1980's, complete with story summaries and artist and author profiles
Summary
Provides a nostalgic tour through horror paperback novels from the 1970s and 1980s full of devil worship, satanic children and haunted real estate and featuring exquisite covers featuring stylishly dressed skeletons, evil dolls and knife-wielding crabs
Tone
Writing style
Award
Bram Stoker Award for Best Nonfiction, 2017.
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10574503
Cataloging source
SRC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hendrix, Grady
Dewey number
809.3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Errickson, Will
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Horror tales
  • Book cover art
  • Ghost stories
  • Horror fiction
  • Book covers
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the twisted history of '70s and '80s horror fiction
Label
Paperbacks from Hell : the twisted history of '70s and '80s horror fiction, Grady Hendrix with Will Errickson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Hail, Satan -- Creepy kids -- When animals attack -- Real estate nightmares -- Weird science -- Gothic and romantic -- Inhumanoids -- Splatterpunks, serial killers, and super creeps
Control code
000061236266
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
254 pages
Isbn
9781594749810
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
99973906913
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1003294393
Label
Paperbacks from Hell : the twisted history of '70s and '80s horror fiction, Grady Hendrix with Will Errickson
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Hail, Satan -- Creepy kids -- When animals attack -- Real estate nightmares -- Weird science -- Gothic and romantic -- Inhumanoids -- Splatterpunks, serial killers, and super creeps
Control code
000061236266
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
254 pages
Isbn
9781594749810
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
99973906913
Other physical details
colour illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1003294393

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