"In Bierce, the evocation of horror becomes for the first time, nos much the prescription or perversion of Poe and Maupassant, but an atmospher definite and uncannily precise. Words, so simple that one would be prone to ascribe them to the limitations of a literary hack, take on an unholy horror, a new and unguessed transformation." Howard Phillips Lovecraft.
The Unbelievable - a collection of some of the greatest english or american selected fantastic stories.
And particularly if they talk about writing itself.