Nameless Places

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Nameless Places
Nameless places.jpg
Dust-jacket illustration by Tim Kirk for Nameless Places
Author edited by Gerald W. Page
Cover artist Tim Kirk
Country United States
Language English
Genre Fantasy, Horror, Science fiction short stories
Publisher Arkham House
Publication date
Media type Print (Hardback)
Pages viii, 279 pp
ISBN 0-87054-073-4
OCLC 1940187
LC Class PZ1 .N2 PS648.F3

Dark Things is an anthology of science fiction, fantasy and horror stories edited by Gerald W. Page. It was released in 1975 by Arkham House in an edition of 4,160 copies. The stories in this volume had not been previously published.

Nameless Places contains the following tales:

  1. "Foreword", by Gerald W. Page
  2. "Glimpses", by A.A. Attanasio
  3. "The Night of the Unicorn", by Thomas Burnett Swann
  4. "The Warlord of Kul Satu", by Brian Ball
  5. "More Things", by G.N. Gabbard
  6. "The Real Road to the Church", by Robert Aickman
  7. "The Gods of Earth", by Gary Myers
  8. "Walls of Yellow Clay", by Robert E. Gilbert
  9. "Businessman's Lament", by Scott Edelstein
  10. "Dark Vintage", by Joseph F. Pumilia
  11. "Simaitha", by David A. English
  12. "In the Land of Angra Mainyu", by Stephen Goldin
  13. "Worldsong", by Gerald W. Page
  14. "What Dark God?", by Brian Lumley
  15. "The Stuff of Heroes", by Bob Maurus
  16. "Forringer's Fortune", by Joseph Payne Brennan
  17. "Before the Event", by Denys Val Baker
  18. "In 'Ygiroth", by Walter C. DeBill, Jr.
  19. "The Last Hand", by Ramsey Campbell
  20. "Out of the Ages", by Lin Carter
  21. "Chameleon Town", by Carl Jacobi
  22. "Botch", by Scott Edelstein
  23. "Black Iron", by David Drake
  24. "Selene", by E. Hoffmann Price
  25. "The Christmas Present", by Ramsey Campbell
  26. "Lifeguard", by Arthur Byron Cover
  27. "Biographical Data" by Cyrus Hadavi


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