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  • How are reviewers describing this item?
    weird, many, great, most and good.
  • Our engine has profiled the reviewer patterns and has determined that there is minimal deception involved.
  • Our engine has determined that the review content quality is high and informative.
  • Our engine has discovered that over 90% high quality reviews are present.
  • This product had a total of 107 reviews as of our last analysis date on Feb 20 2020.
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I was looking for a specific story The long sheet which this book included and many more storys from great writers.

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This is an enthralling and vital collection of weird stories. It should appeal to anyone who likes literate horror/sf. I woul...  Read More

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    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Edited by ann and jeff vandermeer, master and mistress of weird, the weird is 1126 pages long and should really be considered a textbook of weird fiction.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    It contains 110 carefully chosen stories spanning more than 100 years of weird fiction.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Next, ann and jeff vandermeer's introduction begins to define weird by reminding us of h.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    In between are stories by men and women from all over the world including lord dunsany, abraham merritt, franz kafka, h.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Last comes an afterweird by china miéville which is just weird enough to deserve a place in this anthology.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    The weird: a compendium of strange and dark stories is not meant to be read front to back all at once, but is rather more like a manual or primer in the scholarly field of weird fiction.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    The weird: a compendium of strange and dark stories deserves a place on every speculative fiction lover's bookshelf.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Hard to understand but still thought provoking mysterious stories.

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