The House on the Borderland and Other Novels

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
The House on the Borderland and Other Novels
House on the borderland.jpg
Dust-jacket illustration by Hannes Bok for The House on the Borderland and Other Novels
Author William Hope Hodgson
Cover artist Hannes Bok
Country United States
Language English
Genre fantasy, horror, Science fiction novellas
Publisher Arkham House
Publication date
1946
Media type Print (Hardback)
Pages xi, 639 pp

The House on the Borderland and Other Novels is a collection of short novels by author William Hope Hodgson. It was published by Arkham House in 1946 in an edition of 3,014 copies. The collection was reprinted by Gollancz in 2002, with a new introduction by China Miéville, as volume 33 of their Fantasy Masterworks series.[1]

Contents[edit]

The House on the Borderland and Other Novels contains the following:

  1. "William Hope Hodgson, Master of the Weird and Fantastic" by H.C. Koenig
  2. "The Boats of the 'Glen Carrig'"
  3. "The House on the Borderland"
  4. "The Ghost Pirates"
  5. "The Night Land"
  6. "Bibliography" by A. Langley Searles

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Brown, Charles N.; William G. Contento. "The Locus Index to Science Fiction (2002)". Retrieved 2008-02-08. 

References[edit]

  • Jaffery, Sheldon (1989). The Arkham House Companion. Mercer Island, WA: Starmont House, Inc. p. 17. ISBN 1-55742-005-X. 
  • Chalker, Jack L.; Mark Owings (1998). The Science-Fantasy Publishers: A Bibliographic History, 1923-1998. Westminster, MD and Baltimore: Mirage Press, Ltd. p. 29. 
  • Joshi, S.T. (1999). Sixty Years of Arkham House: A History and Bibliography. Sauk City, WI: Arkham House. p. 34. ISBN 0-87054-176-5. 
  • Nielsen, Leon (2004). Arkham House Books: A Collector's Guide. Jefferson, NC and London: McFarland & Company, Inc. p. 57. ISBN 0-7864-1785-4.