Clark Ashton Smith



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    Horror

    Sep-2017

    The Averoigne stories of Clark Ashton Smith are among the most vivid and breathtaking in all of fantasy literature. Smith's unparalleled imagination is complimented by the artwork of David Ho, who has created twelve double-page, full color artworks, ...

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    Fantasy

    Jan-2017

    "None strikes the note of cosmic horror as well as Clark Ashton Smith. In sheer daemonic strangeness and fertility of conception, Smith is perhaps unexcelled by any other writer." -- H. P. Lovecraft Clark Ashton Smith, considered one of the greate...

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    Dark Fantasy

    Sep-2016

    "None strikes the note of cosmic horror as well as Clark Ashton Smith. In sheer daemonic strangeness and fertility of conception, Smith is perhaps unexcelled by any other writer." -- H. P. Lovecraft Clark Ashton Smith, considered one of the greate...

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    Fantasy

    Sep-2015

    Clark Ashton Smith, considered one of the greatest contributors to seminal pulp magazines such as Weird Tales, helped define and shape "weird fiction" in the early twentieth century, alongside contemporaries H.P. Lovecraft and Robert E. Howard, drawi...

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    Science Fiction

    Dec-2014

    From the PREFACE. Who of us care to be present at the accouchment of the immortal? I think that we so attend who are first to take this book in our hands. A bold assertion, truly, and one demonstrable only in years remote from these; and——dust wa...

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    General Fiction

    Dec-2014

    Clark Ashton Smith (January 13, 1893 - August 14, 1961) was a self-educated American poet, sculptor, painter and author of fantasy, horror and science fiction short stories. He achieved early local recognition, largely through the enthusiasm of Georg...

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    General Fiction

    Dec-2014

    It was late in the afternoon, and we were seated on the veranda of my friend's bungalow in the Begum suburb at Hyderabad. Our conversation had turned to ghosts, on which subject I was, at the time, rather skeptical, and Nicholson, after relating a nu...

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    General Fiction

    Dec-2014

    Clark Ashton Smith (January 13, 1893 - August 14, 1961) was a self-educated American poet, sculptor, painter and author of fantasy, horror and science fiction short stories. He achieved early local recognition, largely through the enthusiasm of Georg...

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    Dark Fantasy

    Aug-2014

    A much-awaited collection of prose and poetry from one of the great cosmic masters of the supernatural Not just any fantasy, horror, and science fiction author could impress H. P. Lovecraft into calling him -- unexcelled by any other writer, dead ...

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    Horror

    Jul-2014

    Clark Ashton Smith's Works contained 13 works written by Clark Ashton Smith (January 13, 1893 - August 14, 1961) was a self-educated American poet, sculptor, painter and author of fantasy, horror and science fiction short stories. He achieve...

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    Science Fiction

    Jul-2014

    The old Larcom house was a mansion of considerable size and dignity, set among oaks and cypresses on the hill behind Auburn's Chinatown, in what had once been the aristocratic section of the village. At the time of which I write, it had been unoccupi...

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    Fantasy

    May-2014

    Clark Ashton Smith (January 13, 1893 - August 14, 1961) was a self-educated American poet, sculptor, painter and author of fantasy, horror and science fiction short stories. He achieved early local recognition, largely through the enthusiasm of Georg...

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    Fantasy

    May-2014

    The dark sorcerer Malygris has died, though Maranapion suspects there is more to his death than meets the eye. Maranapion and other wizards set out to ensure that Malygris is truly dead, and has not been using necromancy to extend his life beyond the...

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    Science Fiction

    May-2014

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    Fantasy

    Apr-2014

    Clark Ashton Smith (January 13, 1893 - August 14, 1961) was a self-educated American poet, sculptor, painter and author of fantasy, horror and science fiction short stories. He achieved early local recognition, largely through the enthusiasm of Georg...

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    Science Fiction

    Apr-2014

    Clark Ashton Smith (January 13, 1893 - August 14, 1961) was a self-educated American poet, sculptor, painter and author of fantasy, horror and science fiction short stories. He achieved early local recognition, largely through the enthusiasm of Georg...

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    Science Fiction

    Apr-2014

    Nathaire a thrice infamous alchemist, astrologer and necromancer has unleashed upon the world horrors from Abaddon. Can Gaspard du Nord fight this evil? Or will the world be overrun by the horrors of Abaddon…...

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    Science Fiction

    Apr-2014

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    Fantasy

    Mar-2014

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    Science Fiction

    Jan-2014

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    Fantasy

    Sep-2013

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    Science Fiction

    May-2013

    A survior from the lost continents of Mu or Atlantis, appearing on our modern streets, would have seemed no stranger, no more different from others, than the man who called himself Conrad Elkins... A fantasy classic from the legendary weird fiction a...

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    General Fiction

    Apr-2013

    THE WEIRD FICTION OF CLARK ASHTON SMITH is a collection of twelve weird fiction tales by acclaimed short story writer Clark Ashton Smith. Smith published extensively in WEIRD TALES magazine in the 1920s and 1930s, earning a lasting reputati...

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    Horror

    Mar-2013

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    Science Fiction

    Feb-2013

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    Science Fiction

    Feb-2013

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    Action Adventure

    Jan-2013

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    General Fiction

    Nov-2012

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    General Fiction

    Nov-2012

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    General Fiction

    Nov-2012

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    General Fiction

    Oct-2012

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    Horror

    Oct-2012

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    General Fiction

    Oct-2012

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    Science Fiction / Fantasy

    Feb-2012

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    Science Fiction / Fantasy

    Feb-2012

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    General Fiction

    Jan-2012

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    General Fiction

    Dec-2011

    A scribbled note left by a tree was the only clue to two missing men…ExcerptNot everyone, perhaps, will believe that my ten years' hatred for Edgar Halpin was the impelling force that drove me to the perfecting of a most unique invention. Only thos...

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    Horror

    Nov-2011

    The Miscellaneous Fictions of Clark Ashton Smith gathers together the adventure, juvenilia and other non-fantastic fiction of Smith. While he is known best for his fantastic work, these adventure and mainstream stories shed light on the development o...

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    Horror

    Oct-2011

    THE HASHISH EATER (1920), an extraordinary prose-poem of malignant cosmic decadence and psychedelic evil, remains the signature work of its creator, the prolific fantasy author Clark Ashton Smith. Figuring prominently in the ranks of classic drug lit...

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    General Fiction

    Oct-2011

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    General Fiction

    Oct-2011

    A walk into the woods leads to a terrifying discovery… (note very short story)excerptExcerptIt was beneath the immaculate blue of a morning in April that I set out to keep my appointment with Guenevere. We had agreed to meet on Boulder Ridge, at a ...

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    General Fiction

    Aug-2011

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    General Fiction

    Jul-2011

    Back in print in new trade paperback editions, the third of five volumes collecting the complete stories of renowned “weird fiction” author Clark Ashton Smith. “None strikes the note of cosmic horror as well as Clark Ashton Smith. In sheer daem...

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    General Fiction

    Apr-2011

    Long before the association with Weird Tales magazine and H P Lovecraft that led to his enduring fame Clark Ashton Smith was a well regarded regional poet whose tastes ran to the romantic and the fantastic This collection of poems originally publishe...

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    General Fiction

    Apr-2011

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    General Fiction

    Apr-2011

    It was in the fall of 1947, that the strange visitor from outer space landed in the middle of the huge stadium at Berkeley where the game was to be held.ExcerptDescending with peculiar deliberation, it was seen and pointed out by multitudes of people...

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    General Fiction

    Mar-2011

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    General Fiction

    Mar-2011

    Clark Ashton Smith (January 13, 1893 - August 14, 1961) was a self-educated American poet, sculptor, painter and author of fantasy, horror and science fiction short stories. He achieved early local recognition, largely through the enthusiasm of Georg...

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    General Fiction

    Feb-2011

    The Demon Flower of Lophai demanded sacrifices, for it was not a peaceful and passive flower such as those found on earth. ExcerptNot as the plants and flowers of Earth, growing peacefully beneath a simple sun, were the blossoms of the planet Lophai....

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    Science Fiction / Fantasy

    Jan-2011

    The Double Shadow was originally published by the Auburn Journal in 1933 in an oversized-edition limited to only 1,000 copies. Smith carefully signed and hand-corrected many typographical errors for years to come. A collection of six stories ranging ...

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    General Fiction

    Jan-2011

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    General Fiction

    Jan-2011

    Life in the future centuries is touch upon this story with the depiction of the strange and prophetical effects upon the human intellect of a strange chemical imported from, what may be, the most distant of planets....

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    General Fiction

    Oct-2010

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    Fantasy

    Jan-2010

    Along with H.P. Lovecraft and Robert E. Howard, Clark Ashton Smith stands as part of the great triumvirate of horror/fantasy writers who emerged from the ranks of Weird Tales magazine in the 1920s and 1930s. Whilst not quite as well-known as these il...

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    Fantasy

    Dec-2009

    The Last Hieroglyph is the fifth of the five volume Collected Fantasies series. Editors Scott Connors and Ron Hilger have compared original manuscripts, various typescripts, published editions, and Smith's notes and letters, in order to prepare a def...

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    Horror

    Sep-2009

    Selected carefully by well-respected editor Robert Weinberg and with an introduction by award-winning author Gene Wolfe, The Return of the Sorcerer: The Best of Clark Ashton Smith offers both readers and scholars a definitive collection of short fict...

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    Fantasy

    Jan-2009

    This series presents Clark Ashton Smith's fiction chronologically, based on composition rather than publication. Editors Scott Connors and Ron Hilger have compared original manuscripts, various typescripts, published editions, and Smith's notes and l...

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    Horror

    Jul-2008

    Eleven Lovecraftian tales by Clark Ashton Smith. Includes The Ghoul, Hunters from Beyond, Ubbo-Sathla, Vulthoom, The Infernal Star, and others. Selected and introduced by Robert M. Price. This book is part of an expanding collection of Cthulhu Mythos...

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    Fantasy

    Nov-2007

    Published in chronological order, with extensive story and bibliographic notes, this series not only provides access to stories that have been out of print for years, but gives them a historical and social context. Series editors Scott Conners and Ro...

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    Fantasy

    Jun-2007

    “None strikes the note of cosmic horror as well as Clark Ashton Smith. In sheer daemonic strangeness and fertility of conception, Smith is perhaps unexcelled by any other writer.”—H. P. Lovecraft Clark Ashton Smith, considered one of the greatest...

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    Fantasy

    Jan-2007

    Published in chronological order, with extensive story and bibliographic notes, this series not only provides access to stories that have been out of print for years, but gives them a historical and social context. Series editors Scott Conners and Ro...

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    Horror

    Oct-2006

    An artist, poet, and prolific contributor to "Weird Tales," Clark Ashton Smith (1893-1967) is an influential figure in the history of pulp fiction. A close correspondent and collaborator with H. P. Lovecraft and Robert E. Howard, Smith was widely cel...

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    Horror

    Oct-2006

    An artist, poet, and prolific contributor to Weird Tales, Clark Ashton Smith (1893–1967) is an influential figure in the history of pulp fiction. A close correspondent and collaborator with H. P. Lovecraft and Robert E. Howard, Smith was widely cel...

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    Fantasy

    Dec-2005

    This new collection assembles some of the rarest fantasy and horror stories from the pen of Clark Ashton Smith. Included are "The White Sybil," "Chinoiserie," "The Raja and the Tiger," "The Justice of the Elephant," "The Kiss of Zoraida," "The Ghoul,...

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    General Fiction

    Jan-2005

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    Fantasy

    Jun-2004

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    Science Fiction

    May-2004

    A collection of Smith's Captain Volmar stories, including the never before published novella, "Red World of Polaris." Skyhorse Publishing, under our Night Shade and Talos imprints, is proud to publish a broad range of titles for readers interested in...

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    Fantasy

    Jan-2002

    At the age of fourteen, Clark Ashton Smith wrote an Arabian Nights adventure novel called The Black Diamonds. At nearly 90,000 words, it is the longest work of fiction he would ever write in his long career. The thrilling and fast-paced story of seve...

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    Fantasy

    Aug-1982

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    Fantasy

    Jul-1981

    When Giles Angarth disappeared, nearly two years ago, we had been friends for a decade or more, and I knew him as well as anyone could purport to know him. Yet the thing was no less a mystery to me than to others at the time, and until now, it has re...

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    General Fiction

    1971

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    Horror

    1965

    The Vampire Archives is the scariest, hungriest, undeadliest collection of vampire stories ever assembled. Dark, stormy, and delicious, once you're in its clutches there's no escape. From the first to last bite, it's a bloody good read. Featuring:...

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    Horror

    Clark Ashton Smith - widely regarded as the third of the "Big Three" to emerge from the early days of the pulp magazine Weird Tales (after H.P. Lovecraft and Robert E. Howard) - published dozens of weird fantasy tales. "The Abominations of Yondo" i...

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    General Fiction

    Clark Ashton Smith (13 January 1893 - 14 August 1961) was a self-educated American poet, sculptor, painter and author of fantasy, horror and science fiction short stories. He achieved early local recognition, largely through the enthusiasm of George ...

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