The King in Yellow

The King in Yellow

Audiobook CD - 2014 | Unabridged.
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There is a book that is shrouded in mystery. Some even say it's a myth. Within its pages is a play--one that brings madness and despair to all who read it. It is the play of the King in Yellow, and it will haunt you for the rest of your days. The King in Yellow is a collection of stories interwoven loosely by the elements of the play, including the central figure himself. Originally published in 1895, Robert W. Chambers' The King in Yellow is a marvel of supernatural fiction that has influenced a number of writers in the genre, most notably H.P. Lovecraft. Its powerful combination of horror and lyrical prose has made it a classic, a masterpiece of weird fiction that endures to this day.
Publisher: [Ashland, Oregon] :, Blackstone Audio, Inc.,, [2014]
℗2014
Edition: Unabridged.
Copyright Date: ℗2014
ISBN: 9781482998733
1482998734
9781482998757
1482998750
Characteristics: 6 audio discs (7 1/2 hr.) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
digital,optical,stereo
audio file,CD audio
Contents: The repairer of reputations
The mask
In the court of the dragon
The yellow sign
The demoiselle d'Ys
The prophets' paradise
The Street of the Four Winds
The Street of the First Shell
The Street of Our Lady of the Fields
Rue Barrée.
Summary: There is a book that is shrouded in mystery. Some even say it's a myth. Within its pages is a play--one that brings madness and despair to all who read it. It is the play of the King in Yellow, and it will haunt you for the rest of your days. The King in Yellow is a collection of stories interwoven loosely by the elements of the play, including the central figure himself. Originally published in 1895, Robert W. Chambers' The King in Yellow is a marvel of supernatural fiction that has influenced a number of writers in the genre, most notably H.P. Lovecraft. Its powerful combination of horror and lyrical prose has made it a classic, a masterpiece of weird fiction that endures to this day.

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