Arthur Machen

The Great God Pan


Read by Ethan Rampton


"The Great God Pan" is a novella written by Arthur Machen. A version of the story was published in the magazine Whirlwind in 1890,…

The White People


Read by Charlie Blakemore


Literary critics see Arthur Machen’s works as a significant part of the late Victorian revival of the gothic novel and the decadent movement…

Famous Modern Ghost Stories


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An entertaining selection of "modern" ghost stories selected "to include specimens of a few of the distinctive types of moder…

Short Ghost and Horror Collection 005


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A collection of fifteen stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up…

The Hill of Dreams


Read by Mark Nelson


The novel recounts the life of a young man, Lucian Taylor, focusing on his dreamy childhood in rural Wales, in a town based on Caerleon. The…

Lovecraft's Influences and Favorites


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In 1927, H. P. Lovecraft wrote a long essay on "Supernatural Horror in Literature" in which he discussed the history of what came …

The Three Impostors


Read by Tony Oliva


Three friends in a large old dilapidated house are laughing. They seem as giddy as an acting troupe at closing night. But their laughter is …

The Angels of Mons


Read by R. S. Steinberg


The Angels of Mons is a popular legend about a group of angels who supposedly protected members of the British army in the Battle of Mons at…

The Terror: A Mystery


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In rural England during the time of war, a rash of unsolved murders spawns conspiracy theories, paranoia, and fear as they search for a cul…

The Red Hand


Read by Wanda White


Two London gentlemen ponder the evolution of humankind as they investigate a modern-day murder committed with an ancient tool. - Summary by…

Le Grand Dieu Pan


Read by Vincent de l’Épine


« Villiers, cette femme, si je puis l’appeler une femme, a corrompu mon âme. La nuit même de mes noces me vit assis, dans …

Ornaments in Jade


Read by Chuck Williamson


Ornaments in Jade is a collection of short narrative experiments from Arthur Machen, with ten dreamlike tales that are equal parts enigmatic…

Christmas Short Works Collection 2021


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The 2021 Christmas collection has some old favourites and some new, some reflections. Shepherds with a difference from New Zealand, and hop…

Strange Roads & With the Gods in Spring


Read by Ben Tucker


The centerpieces of this collection are two essays by Arthur Machen, Strange Roads and With the Gods in Spring. Both use images of journeys …