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The Hashish Man And Other Stories

by Lord Dunsany

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  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Manic D Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English Science Fiction And Fantasy,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Fantasy,
  • Science Fiction,
  • Fantasy - Short Stories,
  • Fiction / Fantasy / Short Stories,
  • Fiction / Science Fiction / General,
  • Science Fiction - Short Stories

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8812654M
    ISBN 101933149043
    ISBN 109781933149042
    OCLC/WorldCa149543281

    The book is actually Dunsany's fourth major work, as his preceding book, The Fortress Unvanquishable, Save for Sacnoth (March ), was a chapbook reprinting a single story from his earlier collection The Sword of Welleran and Other Stories (October, ). In common with most of Dunsany's early books, A Dreamer's Tales is a collection of fantasy short : Lord Dunsany. The Hashish Man and Other Stories, Manic D Press * The Idle City, (ss) Saturday Review (UK) Apr 10 The Book of Fantasy, ed. Jorge Luís Borges, Adolfo Bioy Casares & Silvina Ocampo, Viking ; The Hashish Man and Other Stories, Manic D Press * Idle Days on the Yann, (ss) A Dreamer’s Tales, J.W. Luce

    Rosenthal notes that in the medieval Islamic literature it is “constantly stressed that wine causes quarrelsomeness, and hashish a kind of languid placidity. It is noteworthy that no truly violent actions directed against other persons under the influence of hashish are mentioned in any of our stories” (Rosenthal, ). Book Descriptions: Famed Anglo-Irish author, Lord Dunsany (), was a short story writer, playwright, poet, essayist and autobiographer whose works earned him notoriety as one of the most significant contributors to the modern fantasy genre. His short stories, especially, were widely popular with audiences who enjoyed his formulated mythologies, his examination of the .

    In m a Viennese writer, Joseph von Hammer-Purgstall, capitalized on European interest in the Assassins and the stories of hashish, the exotic drug of the Arab world, by publishing the first full-length book to be written about the sect. Originally published in German, the book became so popular it was soon translated into French () and. One of its first literary references appears in the classic Arabian Nights stories. “The Tale of the Hashish Eater” tells of a once prominent man who wastes his wealth on women. After wandering penniless, he finds his way into a Hammam. He strips off his clothes, eats a ball of hashish and dreams he is rich again.


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In this collection of 23 short stories, one of the original masters of early-twentieth-century science fiction and fantasy is introduced to a new generation of readers.

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I was telling my Other Reader about this piece, and she suggested that the hashish man himself might have been based in part on Aleister Crowley. Dunsany and Crowley were acquainted: Dunsany contributed stories to Crowley's periodical The Equinox prior to the publication of "The Hashish Man" in A Dreamer's Tales.

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Book Review: The Hashish Man As a teen, I discovered H.P. Lovecraft, and through Lovecraft (and Robert E. Howard) I discovered many other writers. Reading anthologies of “Cthulhu Mythos” stories (Lovecraft called it Yog Sothery), I kept finding reference to and occasional short stories from the mysterious Lord Dunsany.

Autobiography of a Corpse is a collection of short stories with varying content. A philosophical edge, humorous, satirical and even bits of science fiction along with fantasy aspects are found in this Krzhizhanovksy an imaginative writer beyond comprehension passed away before his writings were known to the world/5.

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