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The Wine-Dark Sea

by Robert Aickman
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From Publishers WeeklySince his death several years ago, British writer Aickmans reputation has continued to grow among connoisseurs of the horror story. Unlike much of the current form, full of blood, monsters and melodrama, Aickmans stories achieve a quieter, more subtle and, in several ways, more lasting sense of disquiet. His lucid, finely tuned prose moves impercept