skip to content
The grin of the dark Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The grin of the dark

Author: Ramsey Campbell
Publisher: New York : Tor, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Jumping at an offer to write the biography of a silent-film star, struggling film critic Simon investigates the actor's mysterious disappearance, only to witness bizarre occurrences, from the unusual appearances of a menacing clown to unnatural outbreaks of laughter wherever he goes.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Horror fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ramsey Campbell
ISBN: 9780765319395 076531939X
OCLC Number: 184823043
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 381 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Ramsey Campbell.
More information:

Abstract:

Jumping at an offer to write the biography of a silent-film star, struggling film critic Simon investigates the actor's mysterious disappearance, only to witness bizarre occurrences, from the unusual appearances of a menacing clown to unnatural outbreaks of laughter wherever he goes.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/184823043> # The grin of the dark
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "184823043" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj96004701> ; # Actors and actresses
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1027096> ; # Motion picture actors and actresses
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/119527244#Topic/biographers> ; # Biographers
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/119527244#Topic/motion_picture_actors_and_actresses> ; # Motion picture actors and actresses
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/823.914/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/832107> ; # Biographers
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/119527244#Topic/comedians> ; # Comedians
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1118542> ; # Silent films
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/869077> ; # Comedians
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85122472> ; # Silent films
   schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/109883229> ; # Ramsey Campbell
   schema:datePublished "2008" ;
   schema:description "Jumping at an offer to write the biography of a silent-film star, struggling film critic Simon investigates the actor's mysterious disappearance, only to witness bizarre occurrences, from the unusual appearances of a menacing clown to unnatural outbreaks of laughter wherever he goes."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/119527244> ;
   schema:genre "Psychological fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
   schema:genre "Horror fiction"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "The grin of the dark"@en ;
   schema:productID "184823043" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/184823043#PublicationEvent/new_york_tor_2008> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/119527244#Agent/tor> ; # Tor
   schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1108/2008019956-s.html> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780765319395> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/184823043> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85122472> # Silent films
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Silent films"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sj96004701> # Actors and actresses
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Actors and actresses"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1027096> # Motion picture actors and actresses
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Motion picture actors and actresses"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1118542> # Silent films
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Silent films"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/832107> # Biographers
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Biographers"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/869077> # Comedians
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Comedians"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/109883229> # Ramsey Campbell
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1946" ;
   schema:familyName "Campbell" ;
   schema:givenName "Ramsey" ;
   schema:name "Ramsey Campbell" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780765319395>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "076531939X" ;
   schema:isbn "9780765319395" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.