Published: Night Shade Books, 2002
- Limited Edition Hb, 1892389312 (sold out)
- Trade Edition Hb, UK: 1892389304
- Trade edition Hb, USA: 1892389304
- Trade Edition Pb, 1892389347 (sold out)
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A collection of six novellas, including four reprints (“The First Law”, “From Bad Flesh”, “The Origin of Truth” and the British Fantasy Award-winning “White”), and two new tales, “Hell” and “Mannequin Man and the Plastic Bitch”.
Nominated for a British Fantasy Award!
“…a pleasure-trove of this new master’s apocalyptic visions and aesthetically rich nightmares featuring six novellas, displays the author’s informed knowledge of macabre tradition and, certainly more impressive, both the eagerness and ability to revitalize it.” – Hellnotes