Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997)
Crowther, Peter

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(1949-    ) UK writer and editor, author of several fantasy and horror stories, but best-known for his Anthologies, of which the Narrow Houses sequence – Narrow Houses (anth 1992), Touch Wood (anth 1993) and Blue Motel (anth 1994) – is of interest for its thematic concentration on various superstitions. Other anthologies include Heaven Sent: 18 Glorious Tales of the Angels (anth 1995 US; vt Heaven Sent: An Anthology of Angel Stories 1995 UK) with Martin H Greenberg and Tombs (anth 1995 US) with Edward Kramer. [JC]

Peter Crowther


This entry is taken from the Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997) edited by John Clute and John Grant. It is provided as a reference and resource for users of the SF Encyclopedia, but apart from possible small corrections has not been updated.