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Tartarus is a small, British independent press founded in 1990. We specialise in collectable hardback limited editions of literary supernatural/strange/horror fiction, and we also publish paperbacks and ebooks.We have been the recipient of four World Fantasy Awards, and in 2010 received a "Stoker" from the Horror Writers Association.

"When first encountered, the publications of Tartarus Press seem almost as numinous as the supernatural tales they contain. The simple elegance of their presentation. . . jacketed in uniform cream covers with only minimal decoration, recall an earlier age when books were as rare and treasured as jewels. These are not commodities to be piled high on three-for-two tables, but rarities which remain hidden unless sought out . . . The stories hoarded in their pages are so little known you might be forgiven for wondering if you have dreamed them. The Triumph of Night and Other Tales by Edith Wharton. The Supernatural Tales of H.G. Wells. The Lost Poetry of William Hope Hodgson. And dozens of other titles by authors both famous and obscure which taken as a whole form a secret library, a catalogue of weird fiction from its roots in Victorian Britain through to the modern day."  -- Damien G. Walter, The Guardian

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25th April 2015:
Our next publication will be Wormwood 24:
 
Wolfgang Borchert: A Shooting Star in the Literature of the Ruins by Adam Daly
The Shadow Woman: A Re-reading of Robert Aickman’s ‘The Trains’ by Jason Wilcox
Murder and Memory: The Forgotten Fiction of Richard Marsh by Emily Foster
Jacques Yonnet’sParis Noir: The Secret History of a City by Colin Insole
Down to His Last Sleep: Zuleika Dobson in the Twenty-first Century by Henry Wessells
A Surge of Daemonic Energy: John Buchan and The Dancing Floor by James Machin
Not Exactly Prominent: The Supernatural Tales of Sir Andrew Caldecott by Mike Barrett
Under Review by Reggie Oliver 
Late Reviews by Douglas A. Anderson
Camera Obscura by John Howard
Publication 30th April 2015. Price £9.99 including p&p worldwide
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