First edition. Limited edition. Publisher's original black buckram with gilt hieroglyphics to the upper board. Illustrated throughout by Garen Ewing. A fine copy, the binding firm and square, and the contents clean and bright throughout. Complete with an original print by Ewing, exclusive to this limited edition and signed by 13 of the contributors. With an introduction by John J. Johnston. Scarce.
Limited to only 100 copies of which this is hand numbered 11. Nineteen short stories of revenge, romance, monsters and mayhem, ranging freely across time periods, genres and styles addressing the most fascinating of all the undead: the mummy. Stories include "Ramesses on the Frontier" by Paul Cornell; "Escape from the Mummy's Tomb" by Jesse Bullington; "Old Souls" by David Thomas Moore; "Her Heartbeat, An Echo" by Lou Morgan; "Mysterium Tremendum" by Molly Tanzer; "Tollund" by Adam Roberts; "The Curious Case of the Werewolf that Wasn't, The Mummy that Was and the Cat in the Jar" by Gail Carriger; "The Cats of Beni Hasan" by Jenni Hill; "Cerulean Memories" by Maurice Broaddus; "Inner Goddess" by Michael West; "The Roof of the World" by Sarah Newton; "Henry" by Glen Mehn; "The Dedication of Sweetheart Abbey" by David Bryher; "All is Dust" by Den Patrick; "Bit-U-Men" by Maria Dahvana Headley; "Egyptian death and the afterlife: mummies (Rooms 62-3)" by Jonathan Green; "Akhenaten Goes to Paris" by Louis Greenberg; "The Thing of Wrath" by Roger Luckhurst; "Three Memories of Death" by Will Hill.
Stock code: 16158