Search Results: 'Henry Wallis'
Egyptian ceramic art : typical examples of the art of the Egyptian potter (1900)
WHEN preparing for publication a previous series of Plates of Egyptian
ceramic art the Collection of the Rev. William MacGregor I pointed out
that the history of the art could not be written until... More > its examples in the great
national museums had received adequate illustration. In issuing the present
series I venture again to urge the importance of such publication the reason
being, that a classification of the pottery can only be accomplished by the
comparison of the known specimens of the art.< Less
Morpheus Tales: The Best Weird Fiction Volume 3
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For the first time collected together, the best weird fiction from Morpheus Tales, the UK's most controversial weird fiction magazine! Only the very best weird fiction has been hand-picked from the... More > Morpheus Tales archives to create the third collected volume of the magazine Christopher Fowler calls "edgy and dark". Featuring fiction by Simon Addams, Barbra Annino, Richard Farren Barber, David Brookes, Eric S. Brown, Kevin Brown, Tom Cardamone, Lee Collins, Nicholas Day, Joseph D’Lacey, Thomas Henry Dylan, Paul Eckert, Craig Hallam, Andrew Hook, Adrian Ludens, David McGillveray, Christian McPhate, Colin Meldrum, Andrew Morris, Aaron Polson, John M. Radosta, Willie Smith, Alan Spencer, Wayne Summers, Lennart Svensson, Kevin Wallis. Established horror best-sellers rub shoulders with rising stars and newcomers in this diverse collection of short weird fiction.< Less
‘Assignment: Dave Hallett, U.S. Marshal: Recover bullion and currency stolen from the Salida - La Junta Stage by killers Jack and Ed Wallis. Jack Wallis hung five years ago. Ed Wallis due... More > release from Austin prison.’
Ed Wallis had got away with a prison sentence because of his tender age, but he’d had to grow up some in prison. Hallett, meeting Wallis on release, did not rate him a killer. However, others are convinced of Wallis’ guilt and want Wallis to lead them to the loot.
Hallett moseys on to Rocky Ford, where he manages to get on the wrong side of Ed’s sister, the beautiful Stella Wallis, who is struggling to keep the Anvil horse-ranch going. Stella is friendly with handsome rancher Brett Turner and Hallett disapproves for more reasons than one.
Hallett, with the aid of the enigmatic Cole Duggan, goes out to deliberately provoke the local populace in the search for truth, getting angry reaction from Turner and his trigger-happy crew, banker Henry Roach, storekeeper Caleb Hanley and Marshal Hoadby.< Less