What if someone had wanted to ban this guy, based on his appearance in my childhood nightmares? I loved those nightmares! Lee Brown Coye, you ruled then and you rule now. And August Derleth’s Sleep No More. …”Thus I Refute Beelzy” is a nice cautionary tale for the anti-whimsy crowd.  But I don’t remember “A Gentleman from Prague,” so I’d better get busy and read it again.

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