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The Monstrous

Ellen Datlow

The Monstrous

by Ellen Datlow

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  • 1 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Horror tales,
  • Monsters,
  • Fiction

  • About the Edition

    Take a terrifying journey with literary masters of suspense, including Peter Straub, Kim Newman, and Caitlín R. Kiernan, visiting a place where the other is somehow one of us. These electrifying tales redefine monsters from mere things that go bump in the night to inexplicable, deadly reflections of our day-to-day lives. Whether it"s a seemingly devoted teacher, an obsessive devotee of swans, or a diner full of evil creatures simply seeking oblivion, the monstrous is always there--and much closer than it appears.

    Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Ellen Datlow
    The Physical Object
    Pagination378 pages
    Number of Pages378
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27195594M
    ISBN 101616962062
    ISBN 109781616962067
    OCLC/WorldCa973618120, 904460299

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      Astonishing X-Men and Black Widow writer MARJORIE LIU returns to comics with artist SANA TAKEDA (X) for an all-new ONGOING SERIES! Steampunk meets Kaiju in this original fantasy epic for mature readers, as young Maika risks everything to control her .   The figure of the monster in medieval culture functions as a vehicle for a range of intellectual and spiritual inquiries, from questions of language and representation to issues of moral, theological, and cultural value. Monstrosity is bound up with questions of body image and deformity, nature and knowledge, hybridity and horror. To explore a culture's attitudes to the monstrous is .

    Define monstrous. monstrous synonyms, monstrous pronunciation, monstrous translation, English dictionary definition of monstrous. adj. 1. a. Shockingly hideous or frightful in appearance. Volumes. MC1 Monstrous Compendium, Volume One was published by TSR in It was written by the TSR staff, with a cover by Jeff Easley, and interior illustrations by Jim Holloway, and came boxed with loose-leaf pages and eight color cardstock dividers (each with a color painting on it) in a three-ring binder. This supplement was the basic monster book containing all the adversaries Genre: Role-playing game.


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