Chambers, Robert W.

26 May 1865 - 16 December 1933

American artist and writer, primarily of popular "romantic" fiction.

Sites:
Robert W. Chambers
Biographical overview. [Miskatonic U]
Robert W. Chambers book index
Provides a brief overview & appreciation of most of RWC's works.
The Novels of RWC
Similar to the above site, but much less developed.
Robert W. Chambers Research Project
Includes biographical information, contextual discussions, weird speculations and etexts along with an extensive Chambers bibliography that includes thumbnail descriptions of Chambers' most important works as well as some cover art. A good resource for the Chambers fan. [Larry Loc]
Brief biographical note [Internet Book List]
Brief biographical note [Wikipedia]
Chambers bibliography [FantasticFiction]
Chambers bookcover images
A nice collection of cover images of various editions of Chambers' works.
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Etexts:
"In the Court of the Dragon"
One of the "King in Yellow" stories. (22K) [RWC Library, Larry Loc]
The King in Yellow  buy this book at amazon.com   Table of Contents [Lit of the Fantastic]
Chambers' most famous work today, this collection of tales (some of which are available elsewhere on the web) is here available in its entirety, almost.
"The Messenger"
From Chambers' collection The Mystery of Choice, published in 1897.  [RWC Library, Larry Loc]
"The Repairer of Reputations" [1895]  [RWC Library, Larry Loc]
A brief SF-ish thing....
"The Yellow Sign"
One of the "King in Yellow" stories. (43K) [RWC Library, Larry Loc]
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Essays:
[Chambers and Mystery Fiction]
Brief discussion of Chambers as a mystery writer, emphasizing The Mystery of Choice. [A Guide to Classic Mystery and Detection, Michael E. Grost]
"Robert W. Chambers."