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Matheson, Richard 1926-2013

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I am legend by Richard Matheson( Book )

116 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in 12 languages and held by 3,380 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 the planet has become a vampire, and they are hungry for Neville's blood. By day he is the hunter, stalking the undead through the ruins of civilzation. By night, he baricades himself in his home and prays for the dawn. How long can one man survive like this?"--Back cover
Somewhere in time by Richard Matheson( Visual )

15 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After one of his plays, Richard Collier is approached by an elderly woman who gives him an antique gold watch and pleads with him to return in time with her. Years later, when Richard sees a photograph of a beautiful young woman at the Grand Hotel, he realizes she is the same woman who had approached him and becomes obsessed with returning to 1912 to find her
I am legend by Richard Matheson( Recording )

34 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in English and held by 1,206 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
The gun fight by Richard Matheson( Book )

12 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 1,156 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
What dreams may come : a novel by Richard Matheson( Book )

29 editions published between 1978 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 976 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
Duel by Steven Spielberg( Visual )

26 editions published between 1971 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A traveling businessman is menaced on the highway by a huge diesel truck. Although he can never see the psychopathic driver of the truck, he soon realizes that this guy is out to kill him!
Hunted past reason by Richard Matheson( Book )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 884 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
Hell House by Richard Matheson( Book )

46 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in 8 languages and held by 800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

10 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 756 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
Steel, and other stories by Richard Matheson( Book )

9 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 671 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
What dreams may come by Vincent Ward( Visual )

21 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 625 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chris Neilson dies to find himself in a heaven more amazing than he could have ever dreamed of. There is one thing missing: his wife. After he dies, his wife, Annie, kills herself and goes to hell. Chris decides to risk eternity in hades for the small chance that he will be able to bring her back to heaven
Somewhere in time by Richard Matheson( Book )

25 editions published between 1975 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 597 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
Now you see it-- by Richard Matheson( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in English and held by 574 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
Earthbound by Richard Matheson( Book )

13 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and Russian and held by 549 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
Nightmare at 20,000 feet : horror stories by Richard Matheson( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in English and held by 541 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of eerie tales includes twenty of the author's most famous stories, including "Prey," "Duel," and "Crickets."
A stir of echoes by Richard Matheson( Book )

30 editions published between 1958 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 531 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tom Wallace has psychic abilities ... he's hearing the private thoughts of people around him, and learning shocking secrets he never wanted to know. But now he's an unwilling recipient of a compelling message from beyond the grave!
Pit and the pendulum by Roger Corman( Visual )

11 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pit and the pendulum: A young Englishman visits a forbidding Spanish castle to investigate his sister's mysterious death and uncovers a sinister plot by his sister's husband to bury her alive. Tales of terror: Three stories adapted from the works of Edgar Allan Poe. In "Morella," a dying young woman tries to reconcile with her father, who has always blamed her for her mother's death during childbirth. In "The black cat," a man discovers his wife's affair and takes steps to remove his rival, only to have his wife's black cat reveal his evil deed. And In "The facts in the case of M. Valdemar," the dying M. Valdemar employs a hypnotist to put him in a trance and winds up stuck between the world of the living and the dead, under the control of the hypnotist
7 steps to midnight by Richard Matheson( Book )

17 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a mysterious impostor steals his identity and life, mathematician Chris Barton is suddenly thrust into a whirlwind of danger and intrigue where even his own sister doesn't recognize him, but people he has never met are trying to kill him
The shrinking man by Richard Matheson( Book )

52 editions published between 1956 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A horror melodrama. A young husband, whose growth processes are reversed after exposure to atomic radiation and a deadly insecticide, undergoes many harassing experiences before accepting his fate of shrinking to the infinitesimal
Jaws 3( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2016 in English and held by 488 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
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I am legend
Alternative Names

controlled identitySwanson, Logan, 1926-2013

Matheson, Richard

Matheson, Richard Burton.

Matheson, Richard Burton 1926-2013

Metison, Ričard

Riçard Metison

Richard Burton Matheson

Richard Matheson Amerikaans schrijver

Richard Matheson amerikansk manusforfattar og skribent

Richard Matheson amerikansk manusförfattare och författare

Richard Matheson amerikansk manusforfatter og skribent

Richard Matheson amerikansk manuskriptforfatter og skribent

Richard Matheson écrivain américain

Richard Matheson scrittore e sceneggiatore statunitense

Richard Matheson US-amerikanischer SF- und Drehbuchautor

Swanson , Logan

Swanson, Logan 1926-2013

Матесон, Р., 1926-

Матесон, Ричард, 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 מתיסון

ريتشارد ماثيسون

ریچارد متیسون نویسنده و فیلمنامه‌نویس آمریکایی

매드슨, 리처드 1926-2013

マシスン, リチャード




I am legendThe gun fightWhat dreams may come : a novelHunted past reasonHell HouseOther kingdomsSteel, and other storiesWhat dreams may come