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Writers of Classic Ghost Stories, Horror, and Weird Fiction

—  from Mary Shelley to M. R. James —

N  O  T  E :

We define the "Classic Era" of supernatural horror in literature as either:

Speculative fiction written between 1795 (The Monk) and 1935 (The Haunter in the Dark), or: 

Speculative fiction by authors born during either the Industrial or Victorian Eras (1760 - 1901).

J. SHERIDAN LE FANU

GASTON LEROUX

H. P. LOVECRAFT*

ARTHUR MACHEN

GUY DE MAUPASSANT

EDITH NESBIT

FITZ-JAMES O'BRIEN

OLIVER ONIONS*

EDGAR ALLAN POE

MARY WOLLSTONECRAFT SHELLEY 

ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON

BRAM STOKER

(See Also: Dracula)

H. G. WELLS

(See Also: The Invisible Man)

EDITH WHARTON*

OSCAR WILDE

* These collections are currently on our to-do list

† This collection is currently in process; coming soon!

FORTY-FIVE  AUTHORS  of  CLASSIC  HORROR

NOT  INCLUDED  IN  OUR  CATALOGUE

WHO STILL DESERVE A GOOD LOOK

You can learn more about these, and other

— writers of classic horror writers at our —

S. Baring-Gould  

A. C. Benson   

R. H. Benson   

Mary E. Braddon

Rhoda Broughton

Marjorie Bowen

Edward Bulwer-Lytton

A. M. Burrage

Bernard Capes

Willa Cather

Irvin S. Cobb

Wilkie Collins

Dinah Craik

Ralph Adams Cram

Walter de la Mare

R. H. Malden

M. G. "Monk" Lewis

Gustav Meyrink

Mary Louisa Molesworth  Elliott O'Donnell

Margaret Oliphant

Barry Pain

Charlotte Riddell

Saki (H. H. Munro)

Sir Walter Scott

Clark Ashton Smith

M. P. Shiel

E. G. Swain

H. R. Wakefield  

Ellen Wood

Amelia B. Edwards

Erckmann & Chatrian

Mary E. Wilkins Freeman

Elizabeth Gaskell  

Stefan Grabinksi

H. Rider Haggard

Thomas Hardy

L. P. Hartley

W. F. Harvey

Lafcadio Hearn

Violet Hunt

Jerome K. Jerome

Sarah Orne Jewett

Perceval Landon

Vernon Lee