Includes: A Word of Warning; The Problem of the Country Mailbox by Edward D. Hoch; The Bargain by A.M. Burrage; The Sins of the Father by Carole Bugge; The Moving Finger Types by Henry Slesar; The Story of Obbok by Darrell Schweitzer; Revised Expectations by Kathleen C. Szaj; The Pandora Heart by Tanith Lee; Don't Open That Book! by Patricia Mullen; Genesis for Dummies by Patrick Lobrutto; Turn the Page by Zenna Henderson; Become So Shining That We Cease to Be by Chelsea Quinn Yarbro; The Resurrection by Christine Jacobsen; The Confession of Brother Blaise by Jane Yolen; Never Again the Same by L. Jagi Lamplighter; The Temple by H.P. Lovecraft; The Green Thumb by John Gregory Betancourt; Famous First Words by Harry Harrison; The Super Alkaloid by Jack Snow; "I Am a Fine Musician.." by Roberta Rogow; Obituary by Isaac Asimov; One-Shot Beamish and His Wonderful Feminals by Jack Sheckley; Patent Pending by Arthur C. Clarke; The Monster-Maker by William C. Morrow; The Maladjusted Classroom by H. Nearing, Jr.; Black Bargain by Robert Bloch; The Devil in Manuscript by Nathaniel Hawthorne; Feeling Lucky by Laura J. Catanzariti; Mendoza by Andrew Warren; Satan's Home Page by Ron Goulart; Professor Lubermayer's Final Lecture by Marvin Kaye; Cinnabar by Jean Paiva; Message from Hell by Robert Sheckley; A Child of Earth and Hell by Jessica Amanda Salmonson; The Master's Thesis by David Madden; DP! by Jack Vance; Repeating Echo by J. Timothy Hunt; The Shadowy Street by Jean Ray; The Bear Garden by Aline Myette-Volsky; The Testament of Magdalen Blair by Aleister Crowley; Note; Acknowledgements.
Used availability for Marvin Kaye's Don't Open This Book!
January 1998 : USA Hardback