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Charles Birkin

(Charles Lloyd Birkin)
UK flag (1907 - 1985)

aka Charles Lloyd

In the 1960's one author was almost solely responsible for keeping the horror genre alive in Britain, Sir Charles Birkin. In the years from 1964 to 1971 the author produced a string of powerful collections including The Kiss of Death, Spawn of Satan, and The Smell of Evil.
Anthologies edited
Anthologies containing stories by Charles Birkin
Short stories
Au Clair de Lune
Ballet Negre
An Eye for an Eye
Havelock's Farm
The Last Night
Little Boy Blue
No More For Mary
A Poem and a Bunch of Roses (as by Charles Lloyd)
Special Diet (as by Charles Lloyd)
Waiting for Trains
The Finger of Fear (1966)
Hard to Get (1966)
Hosanna! (1966)
King of the Castle (1966)
Kitty Fisher (1966)
My Name is Death [short story] (1966)
Parlez Moi d'Amour (1966)
Who's Your Lady Friend? (1966)