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Matheson, Richard 1926-2013

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I am legend by Richard Matheson( Book )

159 editions published between 1954 and 2018 in 13 languages and held by 3,723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Robert Neville is the last living man on Earth ... but he is not alone. Every other man, woman, and child on Earth has become a vampire, and they are all hungry for Neville's blood"--Publisher's description, I am legend
Somewhere in time by Richard Matheson( Visual )

25 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,406 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young writer sacrifices his life in the present to find happiness in the past, where true love awaits him
I am legend by Richard Matheson( Recording )

48 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 1,208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A terrible plague has decimated the world, and those who were unfortunate enough to survive have been transformed into blood-thirsty creatures of the night. Except, that is, for Robert Neville. He alone appears to be immune to this disease, but the grim irony is that now he is the outsider. He is the legendary monster who must be destroyed because he is different from everyone else.--From . "Includes a sampling of other horror stories by Richard Matheson, some comic, all scary"--Container
The gun fight by Richard Matheson( Book )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ex-Ranger John Benton has sworn to never use a gun again. Then, young Robby Coles challenges Benton, and Benton regrets his decision
Duel by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

63 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,050 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A businessman is menaced on the highway by a psychopathic driver of a huge diesel truck out to kill him
What dreams may come : a novel by Richard Matheson( Book )

28 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 942 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A novel about Dr. Chris Nielson and his wife Annie, what happens after their children die in a car crash, he dies four years later and she commits suicide out of despair. Find out what happens to their souls in the afterlife, with the help of a guardian angel
Hell House by Richard Matheson( Book )

62 editions published between 1971 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 886 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A group of four people enter Belasco House, known as the "Mount Everest of haunted houses."
Hunted past reason by Richard Matheson( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A camping trip in northern California exposes long-hidden rivalries and resentments between two old friends with tensions rising as they get farther from civilization, until the hostility erupts into a life or death struggle for survival
Other kingdoms by Richard Matheson( Book )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1918, wounded WWI American soldier Alex White has a frightening encounter in the forest near the pastoral English village of Gatford. His encounter leads him into the arms of Magda Variel, an alluring red-haired widow rumored to be a witch. She warns him to steer clear of the wood and the perilous faerie kingdom it borders, but Alex cannot help himself. Drawn to its verdant mysteries, he finds love, danger, and wonders that will forever change his view of the world
What dreams may come by Vincent Ward( Visual )

45 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Killed in an accident, Chris Nielsen tries to remain close to his mortal wife, Annie, even after she commits suicide and is banished to eternal damnation
Steel, and other stories by Richard Matheson( Book )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features the story "Steel," in which robots have replaced humans in the boxing ring, as well as more than a dozen other stories, including two that have never been collected in a book before
Somewhere in time by Richard Matheson( Book )

31 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Richard Collier, a dying screenwriter, becomes infatuated with Elise McKenna, a celebrated actress at the turn of the century, his love proves strong enough to bring him through time to her side
The shrinking man by Richard Matheson( Book )

51 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While on a boating holiday, Scott Carey is exposed to a cloud of radioactive spray. A few weeks later, following a series of medical examinations, he can no longer deny the extraordinary truth. Not only is he losing weight, he is also shorter than he was. Scott Carey has begun to shrink. Richard Matheson's novel follows through its premise with remorseless logic, with Carey first attempting to continue some kind of normal life and later having left human contact behind, having to survive in a world where insects and spiders are giant adversaries. And even that is only a stage on his journey into the unknown
Now you see it-- by Richard Matheson( Book )

7 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A world-famous magician summons his family to an afternoon of magic and revenge. He is Emil Delacorte, a man paralyzed except for his eyes, and the novel's action is seen entirely through them as he sits in a room specially built to create illusions. It's a family matter. Delacorte's son, Max, who has succeeded the master, is slowly being poisoned by his wife, who wants the acts for her brother. There is also Max's agent to be taken care of for sleeping with Max's wife
Twilight zone : the movie by John Landis( Visual )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and French and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four separate stories that take place in a mysterious fifth dimension of imagination
Earthbound by Richard Matheson( Book )

15 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and Russian and held by 537 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A ghost story featuring a husband and wife who return to the place of their honeymoon. While the wife is out walking on the beach, her husband is visited by an erotic woman ghost and the two have an affair. By the author of 7 Steps to Midnight
A stir of echoes by Richard Matheson( Book )

36 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Wallace lived an ordinary life, until a chance event awakened psychic abilities he never knew he possessed. Now, he's hearing the private thoughts of the people around him--and learning shocking secrets he never wanted to know. But as Tom's existence becomes a waking nightmare, even greater jolts are in store, as he becomes the unwilling recipient of a compelling message from beyond the grave!
Nightmare at 20,000 feet : horror stories by Richard Matheson( Book )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of eerie tales includes twenty of the author's most famous stories, including "Prey," "Duel," and "Crickets."
Jaws 3( Visual )

14 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and Thai and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a baby shark dies at the new Undersea Kingdom at Florida's Sea World, the creature's mother goes on a killing spree
Journal of the gun years : being choice selections from the authentic, never-before-printed diary of the famous gunfighter-lawman Clay Halser! whose deeds of daring made his name a by-word of terror in the Southwest between the years of 1866 and 1876 by Richard Matheson( Book )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Clay Halser, a survivor of the Civil War, must flee to frontier America when he kills a man in self-defense, and his action brings him notoriety as a gunslinger and encounters with Billy the Kid and Wild Bill Hickock
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I am legend
I am legendThe gun fightDuelWhat dreams may come : a novelHell HouseHunted past reasonOther kingdomsWhat dreams may come
Alternative Names

controlled identitySwanson, Logan, 1926-2013

Matheson, Richard

Matheson, Richard, 1926-

Matheson, Richard Burton.

Matheson, Richard Burton 1926-

Matheson, Richard Burton 1926-2013

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Richard Matheson scrittore e sceneggiatore statunitense

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Swanson , Logan

Матесон, Р., 1926-

Матесон Р. Б. 1926-2013

Матесон, Ричард 1926-

Матесон, Ричард, 1926-2013

Мэтисон Р. 1926-2013

Мэтисон Р. Б. 1926-2013

Ричард Матисън американски сценарист и писател

Ричард Метисон

Ричард Мэтисон

Річард Метісон

Ռիչարդ Մեթսոն

מאתסון, ריצ'רד, 1926-

מתיסון, ריצ'רד, 1926-

ריצ'רד מת'סון

ريتشارد ماثيسون

ریچارد متیسون نویسنده و فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

რიჩარდ მეთისონი ამერიკელი მწერალი

매드슨, 리처드 1926-2013

マシスン, リチャード