The Face in the Mirror

The Face in the Mirror is a collection of stories by author Denys Val Baker. It was released in 1971 and was the author's first American collection of stories. It was published by Arkham House in an edition of 2,045 copies.

The Face in the Mirror
Dust-jacket by Gary Gore for The Face in the Mirror
AuthorDenys Val Baker
Cover artistGary Gore
CountryUnited States
GenreFantasy, horror
PublisherArkham House
Publication date
Media typePrint (hardback)
Pages113 pp


The Face in the Mirror contains the following tales:

  1. "The Face in the Mirror"
  2. "The Inheritance"
  3. "The Anniversary"
  4. "Voice From the Past"
  5. "Passenger to Liverpool"
  6. "The Trees"
  7. "A Woman of Talent"
  8. "The Cruise of the Morwenna"
  9. "A Tall Tale"
  10. "The Old Man of the Towans"
  11. "The Tune"
  12. "The Last Laugh"


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  • Chalker, Jack L.; Mark Owings (1998). The Science-Fantasy Publishers: A Bibliographic History, 1923-1998. Westminster, MD and Baltimore: Mirage Press, Ltd. p. 48.
  • Joshi, S.T. (1999). Sixty Years of Arkham House: A History and Bibliography. Sauk City, WI: Arkham House. pp. 121–122. ISBN 0-87054-176-5.
  • Nielsen, Leon (2004). Arkham House Books: A Collector's Guide. Jefferson, NC and London: McFarland & Company, Inc. p. 112. ISBN 0-7864-1785-4.