The King in Yellow
argely forgotten, this collection of short stories by Robert Chambers (1895) began with four tales bound together by their relation to a mysterious book (called 'The King in Yellow') with a sinister reputation
The rest of the stories are more of Chamber's stock romances.
Here, then, from that influential quartet of early horror tales...
The Repairer of Reputations
In the Court of the Dragon
The Yellow Sign