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Most, but not all, of the Carl Dreadstone books are by Campbell. The authors of the others are unknown.

The Hungry Moon 309 copies, 3 reviews
Ancient Images 303 copies, 4 reviews
Alone with the Horrors 296 copies, 4 reviews
Cold Print 258 copies, 1 review
The Doll Who Ate His Mother 251 copies, 4 reviews
The Darkest Part of the Woods 248 copies, 7 reviews
The Face That Must Die 242 copies, 1 review
The Parasite 233 copies, 4 reviews
Incarnate 223 copies, 1 review
Tales of the Cthulhu Mythos: Volume 2 (Author) 219 copies, 1 review
The Overnight 219 copies, 10 reviews
Midnight Sun 203 copies, 2 reviews
New tales of the Cthulhu mythos (Editor) 191 copies, 2 reviews
The Influence 183 copies, 1 review
Demons by Daylight 165 copies, 1 review
Obsession 165 copies, 3 reviews
The Nameless 162 copies, 4 reviews
Nazareth Hill 143 copies, 2 reviews
Scared Stiff 141 copies
The Grin of the Dark 140 copies, 8 reviews
Dark Companions 127 copies, 3 reviews
Ghosts and Grisly Things 117 copies, 1 review
Made in Goatswood (Contributor) 104 copies, 2 reviews
Gathering the Bones (Editor) 99 copies, 1 review
Secret Story 89 copies, 6 reviews
The Long Lost 89 copies
Silent Children 82 copies, 2 reviews
Waking Nightmares 77 copies, 1 review
The Mammoth Book of Terror (Editor & Contributor) 74 copies
Creatures of the Pool 73 copies, 1 review
The Height of the Scream 71 copies, 2 reviews
Best New Horror 1 (Editor; Contributor) 70 copies, 2 reviews
Best New Horror 2 (Editor) 61 copies
Holes for Faces 56 copies, 1 review
Best New Horror 3 (Editor; Contributor) 54 copies
New Terrors 1 (Editor) 52 copies, 1 review
Ghosts Know 51 copies, 1 review
Pact of the Fathers 45 copies, 2 reviews
Best New Horror 5 (Editor; Editor) 44 copies
Best New Horror 4 (Editor) 41 copies
Fine Frights (Anthology) (Editor) 40 copies
The Searching Dead 33 copies, 5 reviews
The Booking 30 copies, 1 review
Vile Things: Extreme Deviations of Horror (Contributor) 30 copies, 2 reviews
Thieving Fear 29 copies, 1 review
The Wise Friend 28 copies, 3 reviews
The Kind Folk 24 copies, 1 review
Needing Ghosts 24 copies
Just Behind You 23 copies
New Terrors 2 23 copies
Uncanny Banquet 22 copies
Thirteen Days by Sunset Beach 21 copies, 2 reviews
The Way of the Worm 18 copies, 2 reviews
Far Away & Never 18 copies, 1 review
The Giant Book of Horror (Editor) 17 copies
Born To The Dark 16 copies, 2 reviews
Deathport (Editor) 15 copies
The Long Way 14 copies
Think Yourself Lucky 11 copies, 3 reviews
The Madness of Dr. Caligari (Contributor) 11 copies
Cut Corners Volume 1 10 copies, 1 review
By the Light of My Skull 9 copies, 1 review
Inconsequential Tales 8 copies, 1 review
Jack the Knife: Tales of Jack the Ripper (Contributor) 8 copies, 1 review
The Brood 8 copies
The Pretence 7 copies
Silencio 6 copies
Visions from Brichester 6 copies, 1 review
The Companion 5 copies, 1 review
The Chimney 5 copies
Napier Court 4 copies
The Depths 4 copies
Black Wine 4 copies
ˆLa ‰setta 3 copies
Månhunger 3 copies
The Scar 3 copies
Meeting The Author 3 copies, 1 review
Night Beat 3 copies
Boiled Alive 3 copies, 1 review
Suspended in Dusk II (Contributor) 3 copies
Down There 3 copies
The Hands 3 copies
Drawing In 3 copies
Heading Home 3 copies
No Strings 3 copies
Call First 3 copies
Respects 2 copies
Respect 2 copies
Again 2 copies
Der Krieger von Assur (Author) 2 copies
The tugging 2 copies
Point of View 2 copies
In the Bag 2 copies
Imágenes malditas 2 copies, 1 review
Just Waiting 2 copies
Going Under 2 copies
The Pattern 2 copies
Stages 2 copies
Baby 2 copies
The Gap 2 copies
Merry May 2 copies
The Change 2 copies
Bait 2 copies
Calling Card 2 copies
The Old Horns 2 copies
Apples 2 copies
The Fit 1 copy
A New Life 1 copy
The Guy 1 copy
The Winner 1 copy
Dolls 1 copy
Lilith's 1 copy
Peep 1 copy
Tatters 1 copy
The Trick 1 copy
Conversion 1 copy
Snoepjes 1 copy
Unblinking 1 copy
Sogni neri 1 copy
The Word 1 copy
Ra*e 1 copy
The Proxy 1 copy
The Anubis Gates (Introduction, some editions) 3,421 copies, 109 reviews
Tales of the Cthulhu Mythos (Contributor) 877 copies, 3 reviews
The Penguin Book of Vampire Stories (Contributor) 766 copies, 4 reviews
The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark Stories (Contributor) 634 copies, 19 reviews
The Dark Descent (Contributor) 583 copies, 12 reviews
999: New Stories of Horror and Suspense (Contributor) 530 copies, 9 reviews
Dark Forces (Contributor) 471 copies, 4 reviews
Cthulhu 2000 (Contributor) 413 copies, 3 reviews
Poe's Children: The New Horror: An Anthology (Contributor) 391 copies, 13 reviews
100 Hair-Raising Little Horror Stories (Contributor) 382 copies, 4 reviews
Book of the Dead (Contributor) 335 copies, 5 reviews
Now We Are Sick: An Anthology of Nasty Verse (Contributor) 323 copies, 4 reviews
Shadow Show (Contributor) 314 copies, 30 reviews
The Mammoth Book of Vampires (Contributor) 311 copies, 6 reviews
Shadows Over Innsmouth (Contributor) 304 copies, 1 review
100 Ghastly Little Ghost Stories (Contributor) 284 copies, 4 reviews
The Mammoth Book of Haunted House Stories (Contributor) 252 copies, 9 reviews
Dark Delicacies (Contributor) 244 copies, 5 reviews
Shelf Life: Fantastic Stories Celebrating Bookstores (Contributor) 237 copies, 9 reviews
100 Wicked Little Witch Stories (Contributor) 236 copies, 3 reviews
The Book of Cthulhu (Contributor) 227 copies, 7 reviews
October Dreams: A Celebration of Halloween (Contributor) 223 copies, 5 reviews
Dark Love (Contributor) 210 copies
Black Wings of Cthulhu: Tales of Lovecraftian Horror (Contributor) 209 copies, 7 reviews
Shudder Again: 22 Tales of Sex and Horror (Contributor) 202 copies, 1 review
The Disciples of Cthulhu (Contributor) 197 copies, 1 review
100 Vicious Little Vampire Stories (Contributor) 194 copies, 5 reviews
Dark Entries (Afterword, some editions) 193 copies, 6 reviews
Gallery of Horror (Contributor) 185 copies, 4 reviews
The Hastur Cycle (Contributor) 185 copies, 2 reviews
Revelations (Contributor) 179 copies, 2 reviews
The Starry Wisdom: A Tribute to H.P. Lovecraft (Contributor) 175 copies, 2 reviews
Hot Blood: Tales of Provocative Horror (Contributor) 174 copies, 4 reviews
The New Lovecraft Circle (Contributor) 173 copies, 2 reviews
A Book of Horrors (Contributor) 169 copies, 23 reviews
The Mammoth Book of Zombies (Contributor) 166 copies, 2 reviews
Dreaming Down-Under (Contributor) 161 copies, 1 review
The Dark (Contributor) 161 copies, 4 reviews
Haunted Legends (Contributor) 155 copies, 4 reviews
100 Creepy Little Creature Stories (Contributor) 153 copies, 1 review
He Is Legend: An Anthology Celebrating Richard Matheson (Introduction) 151 copies, 5 reviews
Cthulhu's Heirs (Contributor) 139 copies
The Museum of Horrors (Contributor) 131 copies, 5 reviews
The Mammoth Book of Wolf Men (Contributor) 130 copies, 2 reviews
My Favorite Horror Story (Contributor) 127 copies, 3 reviews
Shub Niggurath Cycle (Contributor) 125 copies, 1 review
Tales of the Cthulhu Mythos (Author) 122 copies
The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror 15 (Contributor) 118 copies, 1 review
Shadows (Contributor) 118 copies, 2 reviews
The Spawn Of Cthulhu (Contributor) 117 copies, 1 review
The Sword & Sorcery Anthology (Contributor; Contributor) 115 copies, 3 reviews
Dark Masques (Contributor) 114 copies
The Azathoth Cycle (Contributor) 114 copies
Cutting Edge (Contributor) 112 copies
Night Visions: The Hellbound Heart (Contributor) 110 copies, 3 reviews
The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror 19 (Contributor) 108 copies, 1 review
Darkness: Two Decades of Modern Horror (Contributor) 107 copies, 1 review
The Mammoth Book of Monsters (Contributor) 107 copies, 4 reviews
The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror 14 (Contributor) 103 copies, 2 reviews
The Mammoth Book of Dracula (Contributor) 99 copies, 1 review
The Mammoth Book of Ghost Stories (Contributor) 99 copies
The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror 20 (Contributor) 98 copies, 1 review
The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror 16 (Contributor) 96 copies, 1 review
Fearie Tales (Contributor) 92 copies, 3 reviews
Silver Scream (Contributor) 92 copies, 2 reviews
The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror 13 (Contributor) 89 copies, 1 review
The Mammoth Book of Frankenstein (Contributor) 89 copies, 1 review
The Best Horror of the Year Volume Five (Contributor) 85 copies, 1 review
A Mountain Walked (Contributor) 85 copies, 1 review
Swords Against Darkness (Contributor) 85 copies
Dark Screams: Volume One (Contributor) 84 copies, 31 reviews
The Year's Best Dark Fantasy & Horror 2010 Edition (Contributor) 83 copies, 4 reviews
The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror 21 (Contributor) 82 copies, 1 review
Borderlands 4 (Contributor) 81 copies
Stranger by Night (Contributor) 79 copies
Hot Blood X (Contributor) 79 copies, 1 review
Metahorror (Contributor) 78 copies
Weird Shadows Over Innsmouth (Contributor) 77 copies, 1 review
The Year's Best Fantasy Stories: 4 (Contributor) 73 copies
Song of Cthulhu (Contributor) 71 copies
The Mammoth Book of New Terror (Contributor) 70 copies, 3 reviews
Scare Care (Contributor) 70 copies
Shadows 4 (Contributor) 69 copies, 2 reviews
The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror 11 (Contributor) 69 copies, 1 review
The Hastur Cycle, Second Revised Edition (Contributor) 68 copies, 1 review
The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror 17 (Contributor) 68 copies, 2 reviews
The Horror Hall of Fame (Contributor) 68 copies, 3 reviews
The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror 22 (Contributor) 65 copies, 2 reviews
Swords Against Darkness II (Contributor) 62 copies
65 Great Spine Chillers (Contributor) 62 copies, 2 reviews
Swords Against Darkness V (Contributor) 61 copies
The Medusa In The Shield (Dark Descent) (Contributor) 57 copies, 1 review
Cut! Horror Writers on Horror Film (Contributor) 57 copies
The Twelve Frights of Christmas (Contributor) 55 copies, 1 review
100 Astounding Little Alien Stories (Contributor) 54 copies
Horrible Beginnings (Contributor) 53 copies
100 Twisted Little Tales of Torment (Contributor) 53 copies, 1 review
Dark Cities (Contributor) 53 copies
The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror 07 (Contributor) 52 copies, 1 review
Post Mortem (Short Stories Anthology) (Contributor) 52 copies, 1 review
The Dead That Walk: Flesh-Eating Stories (Contributor) 50 copies, 1 review
The Year's Best Horror Stories: Series VIII (Contributor) 50 copies, 1 review
The Best Horror from Fantasy Tales (Contributor; Introduction) 50 copies, 1 review
100 Hilarious Little Howlers (Contributor) 49 copies
The Hills of the Dead (Introduction, some editions) 48 copies
Shadows 7 (Contributor) 48 copies
Crimes of Passion (Contributor) 48 copies, 1 review
Weird Tales, No. 1 (Contributor) 48 copies
Visitants (Contributor) 48 copies, 10 reviews
Swords against darkness III (Contributor) 47 copies
The Year's Best Horror Stories: XVIII (Contributor) 46 copies, 1 review
New Writings in SF-26 (Contributor) 45 copies
Dancing With the Dark (Contributor) 44 copies, 1 review
Gutted: Beautiful Horror Stories (Anthology) (Contributor) 44 copies, 3 reviews
The New Uncanny: Tales of Unease (Contributor) 43 copies, 1 review
Dead but Dreaming (Anthology) (Contributor) 43 copies, 2 reviews
Lost on the Darkside: Voices From The Edge of Horror (Contributor) 42 copies, 2 reviews
The Year's Best Horror Stories: Series XIII (Contributor) 42 copies, 1 review
The Architecture of Fear (Contributor) 42 copies
Tales by Moonlight II (Contributor) 42 copies
The Century's Best Horror Fiction: Volume 2 (Contributor) 41 copies, 1 review
Halloween Horrors (Contributor) 41 copies
Frights (Contributor) 41 copies
Weirder Shadows Over Innsmouth (Contributor) 41 copies, 3 reviews
Modern Masters of Horror (Contributor) 40 copies
Postscripts Magazine, Issue 10 (Contributor) 40 copies
The Year's Best Horror Stories: XIX (Contributor) 40 copies, 1 review
Taverns of the Dead (Contributor) 39 copies, 2 reviews
100 Fiendish Little Frightmares (Contributor) 38 copies, 2 reviews
Shadows 2 (Contributor) 38 copies, 1 review
Tales From the Forbidden Planet (Contributor) 37 copies
Ghosts for Christmas (Contributor) 37 copies, 1 review
Nightmares (Contributor) 37 copies
The Complete John Thunstone (Introduction) 37 copies
Best New Horror 6 (Contributor) 36 copies
Dead Letters (Contributor) 36 copies
Urban Horrors (Contributor) 36 copies
Tales of Jack the Ripper (Contributor) 36 copies
Midnight (Contributor) 36 copies, 1 review
Whispers III (Contributor) 35 copies
Red Jack (Contributor) 35 copies
Zombies! Zombies! Zombies! (Contributor) 34 copies
The Year's Best Horror Stories: XXII (Contributor) 33 copies
Year's Best Weird Fiction, Vol. 3 (Contributor) 32 copies
The Year's Best Horror Stories: XVI (Contributor) 32 copies
Dark Mind, Dark Heart (Contributor) 32 copies
Touch Wood (Introduction) 32 copies
Curse of the Full Moon: A Werewolf Anthology (Contributor) 31 copies, 1 review
Top Fantasy (Contributor) 31 copies
Dark Terrors 4 (Contributor) 30 copies
Dark Terrors 3 (Contributor) 30 copies, 2 reviews
Over the Edge (Contributor) 29 copies
Destination Unknown (Contributor) 29 copies
The Complete Masters of Darkness (Contributor) 29 copies, 1 review
Best Of Masques (Contributor) 27 copies, 1 review
The World's Greatest Ghost Stories (Contributor) 27 copies
British Invasion (Contributor) 27 copies
Psychomania: Killer Stories (Contributor) 27 copies, 1 review
Best of Shadows (Contributor) 26 copies
Dark Terrors 6 (Contributor) 24 copies
100 Tiny Tales of Terror (Contributor) 24 copies
The Children of Gla'aki (Contributor) 24 copies, 1 review
The Tindalos Cycle (Contributor) 23 copies, 1 review
Dark Terrors 2 (Contributor) 23 copies
Bad Seeds: Evil Progeny (Contributor) 23 copies
Eldritch Blue: Love & Sex In The Cthulhu Mythos (Contributor) 23 copies, 2 reviews
After Midnight (Contributor) 22 copies
Dark Terrors (Contributor) 21 copies
Pigeons From Hell [Graphic Novel] (Introduction) 21 copies
Haunts: Reliquaries of the Dead (Contributor) 21 copies
Dead Souls (Anthology 25-in-1) (Contributor) 20 copies
Julma on rakkaus (Contributor) 19 copies
Night chills : stories of suspense and horror (Contributor) 19 copies, 2 reviews
Weird Tales, No. 2 (Contributor) 19 copies
Travellers by Night (Contributor) 19 copies
Nursery Crimes (Contributor) 18 copies, 1 review
Best British Horror 2014 (Contributor) 18 copies, 1 review
Summer Chills (Contributor) 17 copies, 1 review
Suspended In Dusk (Contributor) 16 copies, 1 review
Horrorology (Contributor) 16 copies, 1 review
By Horror Haunted (Contributor) 16 copies
Beware of the Cat (Contributor) 15 copies, 1 review
Dark Voices 2 (Contributor) 14 copies
Postscripts Magazine, Issue 1 (Contributor) 14 copies
The Red Brain: Great Tales of the Cthulhu Mythos (Author, some editions) 13 copies
The Best British Short Stories 2012 (Contributor) 13 copies
The Day the Call Came (Introduction, some editions) 13 copies
The Spectral Book of Horror Stories (Contributor) 12 copies
The Giant Book of Fantasy Tales (Contributor) 11 copies
Dark Voices 3 (Contributor) 11 copies
Young Blood (Author) 11 copies
Poe's Progeny (Contributor) 10 copies
Gaslight and Ghosts (Contributor) 9 copies
Star Book of Horror No. 1 (Contributor) 9 copies
Acquainted with the Night (Contributor) 9 copies
Never Again (Contributor) 9 copies
Chiral Mad 2 (Anthology) (Contributor) 8 copies
Shadows and Silence (Contributor) 8 copies
More Devil's Kisses (Contributor) 8 copies
Darklands (Foreword) 8 copies
Beware the Dark #1 (Contributor) 8 copies, 1 review
Portents (Contributor) 7 copies
Beyond Midnight (Author) 7 copies
Swords Against the Millennium (Contributor) 7 copies
Brighton Shock (Contributor) 6 copies
Der Cthulhu-Mythos 1976 - 2002 (Contributor) 6 copies, 1 review
Death on Wheels (Contributor) 6 copies
The Best of Whispers (Contributor) 6 copies
Atlantis ist überall. (Contributor) 5 copies
Beneath the Ground (Contributor) 5 copies
Terror Tales of the Seaside (Contributor) 5 copies, 1 review
15 blizn 3 copies
Keep Out the Night (Contributor) 3 copies
Fantasy Tales Volume 12, No. 5 (Contributor) 3 copies
Cthulhu Deep Down Under Volume 1 (Introduction) 3 copies, 1 review
White of the Moon (Contributor) 3 copies, 1 review
Scaremongers (Contributor) 2 copies
The Alchemy Press Book of Horrors (Contributor) 2 copies, 1 review
In the Shadow of Frankenstein (Contributor) 1 copy
Fossil Lake (Contributor) 1 copy
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Most, but not all, of the Carl Dreadstone books are by Campbell. The authors of the others are unknown.

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