Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “the Elemental - Tales of the Supernormal and the Inexplicable” as Want to Read:
the Elemental - Tales of the Supernormal and the Inexplicable
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

the Elemental - Tales of the Supernormal and the Inexplicable

0.0  ·  Rating Details ·  0 Ratings  ·  0 Reviews
Ulric Evan Daubeny (1888–1922) produced a single collection of short supernatural fiction—The Elemental—a volume now so scare that only one of its stories, 'The Sumach', has ever been brought to the attention of modern-day readers: first in the short-lived magazine Borderland (1985) and then in Richard Dalby's anthology of vampire fiction, Dracula's Brood (1987).

Details of
Hardback, 166 pages
Published 2006 by Ash-Tree Press
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

Be the first to ask a question about the Elemental - Tales of the Supernormal and the Inexplicable

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-16)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Randolph Carter
Three and a half stars, hell give it four. Nice little collection of strange stories in a somewhat Jamesian tradition. Although there are seventeen stories here Daubeny manages to not repeat himself. These are not just ghost stories, when I say he doesn't repeat himself, I mean he doesn't use the same supernatural device in each story, each one is unique yet still has the same flavor of its time and place. There are no sheet ghosts or zombies or werewolves here.

Most of the tales have a setup a l
Sarada rated it really liked it
Aug 27, 2014
Egaeus Press /
Egaeus Press / rated it really liked it
Jan 04, 2013
Kip rated it it was amazing
Feb 02, 2014
Chris rated it really liked it
Nov 13, 2008
Laura rated it liked it
Mar 27, 2013
Denny rated it liked it
Jun 08, 2015
Ross Scott-buccleuch
Ross Scott-buccleuch marked it as to-read
Feb 26, 2014
Cambria marked it as to-read
Apr 17, 2014
Tom added it
May 23, 2014
G.R. marked it as to-read
Jun 29, 2014
Damian Lawrence
Damian Lawrence marked it as to-read
May 28, 2015
David marked it as to-read
Jun 06, 2015
Canavan is currently reading it
Jul 27, 2015
William Miller
William Miller marked it as to-read
Dec 13, 2015
Brandon marked it as to-read
Oct 06, 2016
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book