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Button, button : uncanny stories, Richard Matheson

Label
Button, button : uncanny stories
Title
Button, button
Title remainder
uncanny stories
Statement of responsibility
Richard Matheson
Title variation
Box
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Button, Button", which inspired a memorable Twilight Zone episode, is just one of a dozen unforgettable tales in this new collection by Richard Matheson, the New York Times bestselling author of I Am Legend and What Dreams May Come. This volume contains a number of stories that were adapted for television, as well as a new introduction by Matheson himself
Summary
A compilation of horror tales includes "Button, Button," which deals with a couple who receives a mysterious box that will give them a fortune each time they push a button--at the cost of the life of someone they do not know
Tone
Writing style
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251269
Cataloging source
DLC
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1926-2013
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Matheson, Richard
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1926-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Matheson, Richard
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fantasy fiction, American
  • Horror tales, American
  • Fantasy fiction, American
  • Horror tales, American
Target audience
adult
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uncanny stories
Label
Button, button : uncanny stories, Richard Matheson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Shock wave
  • Clothes make the man
  • The jazz machine
  • 'Tis the season to be jelly
  • Button, button
  • Girl of my dreams
  • Dying room only
  • A flourish of strumpets
  • No such thing as a vampire
  • Pattern for survival
  • Mute
  • The creeping terror
Control code
ocn148650864
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
205 pages
Isbn
9780765312570
Lccn
2007047844
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)148650864
Label
Button, button : uncanny stories, Richard Matheson
Publication
Note
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Shock wave
  • Clothes make the man
  • The jazz machine
  • 'Tis the season to be jelly
  • Button, button
  • Girl of my dreams
  • Dying room only
  • A flourish of strumpets
  • No such thing as a vampire
  • Pattern for survival
  • Mute
  • The creeping terror
Control code
ocn148650864
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
205 pages
Isbn
9780765312570
Lccn
2007047844
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)148650864

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