Watchers at the Strait Gate
is a collection of stories by author Russell Kirk
. It was released in 1984
and was the author's second book published by Arkham House
, and Kirk's third collection of supernatural stories. It was published in an edition of 3,459 copies.
Watchers at the Strait Gate contains the following tales:
- "A Cautionary Note on the Ghostly Tale"
- "The Invasion of the Church of the Holy Ghost"
- "The Surly Sullen Bell"
- "The Peculiar Demesne of Archvicar Gerontion"
- "Uncle Isaiah"
- "The Reflex-Man in Whinnymuir Close"
- "What Shadows We Pursue"
- "Lex Talionis"
- "Fate's Purse"
- "An Encounter by Mortstone Pond"
- "Watchers at the Strait Gate"
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