The Resource He is legend : an anthology celebrating Richard Matheson, edited by Christopher Conlon

He is legend : an anthology celebrating Richard Matheson, edited by Christopher Conlon

Label
He is legend : an anthology celebrating Richard Matheson
Title
He is legend
Title remainder
an anthology celebrating Richard Matheson
Statement of responsibility
edited by Christopher Conlon
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An anthology of original stories paying tribute to acclaimed short stories and novels of Richard Matheson. Includes the first collaboration between father/son Stephen King and Joe Hill. Also includes work by Whitley Strieber, F. Paul Wilson, Joe Lansdale, John Shirley as well as a collaboration between Matheson and the late Charles Beaumont ("Conjure Wife"). "[A] ... collection of original, never-before published stories by today's best writers--stories set in Richard Matheson's own fictional universes ..."--Jacket p. 4
Cataloging source
OCP
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Conlon, Christopher
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  • Matheson, Richard
  • Fantasy fiction, American
Label
He is legend : an anthology celebrating Richard Matheson, edited by Christopher Conlon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"[A] ... collection of original, never-before published stories by today's best writers--stories set in Richard Matheson's own fictional universes ..."--Jacket p. 4
Contents
Introduction : Matheson the master / Ramsey Campbell -- Throttle : a tale inspired by Duel / Joe Hill and Stephen King -- Recalled : a sequel to The distributor / F. Paul Wilson -- I am legend, too : a prequel to I am legend / Mick Garris -- Two shots from Fly's photo gallery : a sequel to Somewhere in time / John Shirley -- The diary of Louise Carey : a variation on The shrinking man / Thomas F. Monteleone -- She screech like me : a sequel to Born of man and woman / Michael A. Arnzen -- Everything of beauty taken from you in this life remains forever : a sequel to Button, button / Gary A. Braunbeck -- The case of Peggy Ann Lister : a sequel to Someone is bleeding / John Maclay -- Zachry revisited : a sequel to The children of Noah / William F. Nolan -- Comeback : a tale inspired by The finishing touches / Ed Gorman -- An island unto himself : A variation on Disappearing act / Barry Hoffman -- Venturi : a tale inspired by Legion of plotters / Richard Christian Matheson -- Quarry : a sequel to Prey / Joe R. Landsdale -- Return to Hell House : a prequel to Hell House / Nancy A. Collins -- Cloud rider : a tale inspired by Collected stories / Whitley Strieber -- Conjure wife : an original screenplay / Richard Matheson and Charles Beaumont
Control code
314104868
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
525 p.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)314104868
Label
He is legend : an anthology celebrating Richard Matheson, edited by Christopher Conlon
Publication
Note
"[A] ... collection of original, never-before published stories by today's best writers--stories set in Richard Matheson's own fictional universes ..."--Jacket p. 4
Contents
Introduction : Matheson the master / Ramsey Campbell -- Throttle : a tale inspired by Duel / Joe Hill and Stephen King -- Recalled : a sequel to The distributor / F. Paul Wilson -- I am legend, too : a prequel to I am legend / Mick Garris -- Two shots from Fly's photo gallery : a sequel to Somewhere in time / John Shirley -- The diary of Louise Carey : a variation on The shrinking man / Thomas F. Monteleone -- She screech like me : a sequel to Born of man and woman / Michael A. Arnzen -- Everything of beauty taken from you in this life remains forever : a sequel to Button, button / Gary A. Braunbeck -- The case of Peggy Ann Lister : a sequel to Someone is bleeding / John Maclay -- Zachry revisited : a sequel to The children of Noah / William F. Nolan -- Comeback : a tale inspired by The finishing touches / Ed Gorman -- An island unto himself : A variation on Disappearing act / Barry Hoffman -- Venturi : a tale inspired by Legion of plotters / Richard Christian Matheson -- Quarry : a sequel to Prey / Joe R. Landsdale -- Return to Hell House : a prequel to Hell House / Nancy A. Collins -- Cloud rider : a tale inspired by Collected stories / Whitley Strieber -- Conjure wife : an original screenplay / Richard Matheson and Charles Beaumont
Control code
314104868
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
525 p.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)314104868

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