The Selected Stories of Manly Wade Wellman, Volume 2: The Devil is Not Mocked and Other Warnings

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Wellman’s work will be remembered, and should be preserved because it combines the dark gothic tradition of the American pulps with a detailed snapshot of regional history and culture. This mixture is shown through the lens of the ...
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Wellman’s work will be remembered, and should be preserved because it combines the dark gothic tradition of the American pulps with a detailed snapshot of regional history and culture. This mixture is shown through the lens of the American modernist tradition, revealing something that is larger than the sum of its parts.

Volume two of a five volume set collecting all of Wellman's Appalachian fantasy stories.

Contents:

* The Devil is Not Mocked
* The Pineys
* Hundred Years Gone
* Where the Woodbine Twineth
* Keep Me Away
* Come into My Parlor
* Yare
* Chorazin
* The Petey Car
* Along About Sundown
* What of the Night
* Rock, Rock
* Lamia
* Caretaker
* The Ghastly Priest Doth Reign
* Goodman's Place
* Frogfather
* Dhoh
* Warrior in Darkness
* Young-Man-With-Skull-At-His-Ear
* Vigil
* The Kelpie
* Parthenope
* The Theater Upstairs
* Ever the Faith Endures
* Dead Dog
* The Cavern
* At the Bend of the Trail

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Introduction 1
The Devil Is Not Mocked 5
The Pineys 13
Hundred Years Gone 27
Where the Woodbine Twineth 41
Keep Me Away 53
Come into My Parlor 69
Yare 83
Chorazin 95
The Petey Car 111
Along About Sundown 123
What of the Night 135
Rock, Rock 149
Lamia 158
Caretaker 171
The Ghastly Priest Doth Reign 183
Goodman's Place 193
Frogfather 207
Dhoh 215
Warrior in Darkness 227
Young-Man-With-Skull-At-His-Ear 245
Vigil 271
The Kelpie 287
Parthenope 295
The Theater Upstairs 301
Ever the Faith Endures 309
Dead Dog 321
The Cavern 331
At the Bend of the Trail 339
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