Thursday, June 19, 2008

Treasury of Terror 1966

As promised a look at Christopher Lee’s excellent 1966 Treasury of Terror which was probably inspired by the comic adaptations of Ray Bradbury in 1965’s The Autumn People. Another Bierce adaptation, The Damned Thing, appeared in Warren's Eerie about the same time. Cover by Mort Drucker. Contents were >

The Mark of the Beast
Rudyard Kipling
Adapter: Craig Tennis
Artist: Johnny Craig

Wentworth’s Day
H. P. Lovecraft and August Derleth
Adapter: Russ Jones
Artist: Russ Jones

The Past Master
Robert Bloch
Adapter: Craig Tennis
Artist: Alden McWilliams

The Death of Halpin Fraser
Ambrose Bierce
Adapter: Craig Tennis
Artist: Frank Bolle

Dracula’s Guest
Adapter: E. Nelson Bridwell
Artist: Frank Bolle

Lovecraft below >

Bierce below >

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