The Dark Descent: The Evolution of Horror edited by David G. Hartwell [1987 TRADE PAPERBACK]
The Dark Descent: The Evolution of Horror edited by David G. Hartwell
XL TRADE PAPERBACK  TOR HORROR
First edition trade paperback.
XL paperback, bound super tight and seemingly unread. Cover has visible wear; mostly at edges. Stain to underside of cover; patched with a removable BSA logo sticker [see last photo]. Amazing collection!
This highly acclaimed anthology traces the evolution of horror, from Nathaniel Hawthorn and Edgar Allan Poe to Stephen King and Shirley Jackson. Adopted by colleges across the country to be used in literature courses, The Dark Descent showcases some of the finest horror fiction ever written.