Blood and water and other tales

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Poseidon Press, 1988 - Fiction - 192 pages
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Contents

THE ANGEL
11
THE LOST EXPLORER
27
THE BLACK HAND OF THE RAJ
42
Copyright

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About the author (1988)

Patrick McGrath was born in London in 1950 and grew up near Broadmoor Hospital where his father was the medical superintendent for many years. He attended Stonyhurst College and received his BA in English from the University of London. Among other jobs, he worked as an orderly in a mental hospital and as a teacher before becoming a writer. He is seen as a leader of the neo-Gothic writers; his books include Spider, The Grotesque, Port Mungo, Trauma and Asylum. His novel Martha Peake won the Premio Flaiano Prize in Italy. McGrath resides in New York City and London.

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