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Periodical Reading Room
Weird Tales
1989
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. WEIRD TALES 
Fall, 1989 

Issue # 294
Publisher: Terminus Publishing Co.; Philadelphia, PA
Pages: 148
"Karl Edward Wagner" issue
art by J. K. Potter

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. Fiction:
At First Just Ghostly (a Kane story)..........Karl Edward Wagner
Courting Disasters..........Nina Kiriki Hoffman
Dragons..........Michael F. Flynn
Florian..........Jonathan Carroll
The Highwayman..........Lois Tilton
How Sweet, How Silently She Sleeps..........Reginald Bretnor
The Pit Yakker..........Brian Lumley
Racing the Horseman, by Rayson Lorrey
Three Heads for the High King..........R. Garcia y Robertson
Upstairs..........John Accursi
Why Miracles Don't Happen Anymore..........Mark S. Painter, Sr.

Verse:
Five this issue, including Robert E. Howard, Ray Nelson, Richard Tierney.

Nonfiction:
Art Portfolio by J K Potter
A Brief Introduction to Karl Edward Wagner..........David Drake
The Den: book reviews by Betancourt
The Eyrie: editorial comments and letters from readers
Weird Tales Talks with Harry Turtledove

Interior Art:
Cover artist.the incomparable J. K. Potter



Comments on the lineup: Well, the bad news: only one Wagner story; the good news: it's long and it's a "Kane" story. The rest of the lineup: it's pretty darn good, too Nina Hoffman, Jonathan Carroll, Brian Lumley, and even R. Bretnor. No wonder I only have two copies left.
 
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. WEIRD TALES
Winter, 1989 

Vol. 51, No. 2
Issue # 295
Publisher: Terminus Publishing Co.; Philadelphia, PA
Editor: George H. Scithers, Darrell Schweitzer, John Gregory Betancourt
Price: $4.00
Pages: 146

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. Novelettes:
No Sharks in the Med..........Brian Lumley 

Short Stories:
Cloonaturk..........Mervyn Wall 
The Dead Take Care of Their Own..........Valerie King 
The Demon Cat..........Keith Taylor 
The Disapproval of Jeremy Cleave..........Brian Lumley 
A Doll's Tale..........John Peyton Cooke
Iced on Aran..........Brian Lumley 
King Yvorian's Wager..........Darrell Schweitzer 
The Lady of Belec..........Phyllis Ann Karr 
Love Song from the Stars..........Robert Sheckley 
Magic's Price..........Larry Walker 
Wish Upon a Star..........Anne Goring 

Verse:
The Chant Demoniac..........Robert E. Howard 
A Sceptic Watches a Witch-Burning..........Ace G. Pilkington 

Essays/Articles:
The Den (Weird Tales, Winter 1989/1990)..........John Gregory Betancourt 
Interviews By Stephen Jones Weird Tales Talks With Brian Lumley..........Brian Lumley 
Weirdism..........Jason van Hollander 

 

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