WHISPERS: AN ANTHOLOGY OF FANTASY AND HORROR. Garden City: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1977. Octavo, boards. First edition. A partially original anthology collecting twenty stories by Karl Edward Wagner, Fritz Leiber, Robert Bloch, Robert Aickman, Ramsey Campbell, and others. "The quality of Schiff's editorial selections was high, and it is arguable that the critical and popular success of this series paved the way for Charles Grant's SHADOWS and other important modern horror anthologies." - Barron (ed), Fantasy and Horror (1999) 6-451. Barron (ed), Horror Literature 4-361. Tymn (ed), Horror Literature 4-294. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#156040).
First edition so stated on copyright page.