8 edition of The King in Yellow (Dodo Press) found in the catalog.
January 17, 2007
by Dodo Press
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||228|
With its strange, imaginative blend of horror, science fiction, romance and lyrical prose, Robert W. Chambers' The King in Yellow is a classic masterpiece of weird fiction. This series of vaguely connected stories is linked by the presence of a monstrous and suppressed book which brings fright, madness and spectral tragedy to all those who read it/5(K). Low Men in Yellow Coats Synopsis: Bobby Garfield befriends an elderly gentleman, Ted Brautigan, who moves into the boarding house where he and his mother have lived since his father's death.
Page 86 - I should be glad to know what it was that prevented me from tearing the Yellow Sign from my breast and casting it into the fire. I am sure I wished to do so, and yet Tessie pleaded with me in vain. Night fell and the hours dragged on, but still we murmured to each other of the King and the Pallid Mask, and midnight sounded from the misty spires in the fog-wrapped city.4/5(4). LibriVox's public domain recording of The King in Yellow by Robert W. Chambers. Read by Peter Yearsley Robert W. Chambers () studied art in Paris in the late 80's and early 90's, where his work was displayed at the Salon.
Year Published: Language: English Country of Origin: England Source: Lang, A. (Ed.). (). The Yellow Fairy : Longmans, Green & Co. "The King in Yellow" comprises ten "weird" supernatural gothic short stories by Robert W. Chambers, including: The Repairer or Reputations, The Mask, In the Court of the Dragon, The Yellow Sign, and The Street of the Four Winds.
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The King in Yellow is a "must-read" for connoisseurs of the genre, highly recommended." — Midwest Book Review "Lovecraft fans and connoisseurs of the weird will enjoy discovering this pioneering author." — Booklist "A fantastic classic horror novel written by a master hand." — Looking Glass Reads/5().
The King In Yellow is a collection of short stories by Robert W. Chambers, whose first edition appeared in The book could be categorized as early horror fiction or Victorian Gothic, but it also touches on fantasy, mystery, war, romance, mythology, surrealism, and science-fiction.
The stories are often macabre in tone. Those characters who read the play The King in Yellow go mad or meet. Search for local businesses on Yellowbook.
Find the latest business listings, reviews, phone numbers, addresses, maps, directions and more. The free Kindle version of the book on Amazon has been galloping up the charts since the series aired, and the UK publisher Gollancz rushed out a. The Play The King in Yellow Edit.
The fictional play The King in Yellow has two acts, and at least three characters: Cassilda, Camilla, and the King in Yellow. Chambers' story collection excerpts sections from the play to introduce the book as a whole, or individual stories.
For example, "Cassilda's Song" comes from Act I, Scene 2 of the play:Author: Robert W. Chambers. The King in Yellow is a great book, well worth reading.
But the illustrations in this edition are rubish, Poor quality and irrelavant to the text. Get the free version instead/5().
The King in Yellow Contents: The repairer of reputations -- The mask -- The yellow sign -- The Demoiselle d'Ys -- The prophets' paradise -- The Street of the Four Winds -- The street of the first shell -- The street of Our Lady of the Fields -- Rue Barrée. Language: English: LoC Class: PS: Language and Literatures: American and Canadian.
THE KING IN YELLOW is also the title of a book within this book: in these stories, anyone who reads the fictional book of the same name goes mad. This concept is what inspired H.P. Lovecraft to come up with the concept of the NECRONOMICON -- a book that drives the reader insane/5.
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Run a full report to get access to phone numbers, emails, social profiles and much more. The King in Yellow is a book of short stories by American writer Robert W. Chambers, first published by F. Tennyson Neely in The book is named after a play with the same title which recurs as a motif through some of the stories/5.
The King in Yellow lay at her feet, but the book was open at the second part. I looked at Tessie and saw it was too late. She had opened The King in Yellow. Then I took her by the hand and led her into the studio.
She seemed dazed, and when I told her to lie down on the sofa she obeyed me without a word. The King in Yellow is a classic collection of outstanding horror fiction by Robert W. Chambers. Some of the tales include references to a play known as The King in Yellow which has given the fictitious play a spot on /5(30).
The King in Yellow is a combination of fantasy and romance fiction; the fantasy pieces have won and maintained the works stories have two central themes. One is the existence of a. Welcome to The Yellow Site.
Anyone with more than a passing familiarity with The King in Yellow will know that the character and the play of this name are not supposed to truly exist. They are fictional creations from the pages of a real book of the same name. "The King in Yellow" is a book of short stories by American writer Robert W.
Chambers, first published in The book comprises ten individual tales. The King in Yellow is a strange and marvelous collection of short stories, first published inbut still capable of stirring up readers in the 21st century. Insales spiked again when The King in Yellow was touted as the “one literary reference you must know” to.
One of the most influential story cycles in weird fiction and cosmic horror, in Carcosa, dim Carcosa. If you enjoy my reviews, check out my own writing at: h. As that piece explained, The King in Yellow of the collection’s title is a play that drives anyone who experiences it rs’s book influenced the work of H.P.
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"With its strange, imaginative blend of horror, science fiction, romance and lyrical prose, Robert W. Chambers' The King in 5/5(2). The King in Yellow: A Spectral Tragedy (Classics To Go) View larger image.
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The book that is pictured is the diary from “The Weeping Book” experience. So, either he ordered “The King in Yellow” or he didn’t. Showing pictures from a different experience and then calling it “The Yellow King” really doesn’t make any sense at all.The King in Yellow.
The city was later used more extensively in Robert W. Chambers' book of horror short stories published intitled The King in rs had read Bierce's work and borrowed a few additional names from his work, including Hali and Hastur.
In Chambers' stories, and within the apocryphal play titled The King in Yellow, which is mentioned several times within them.