Mark Valentine

Mark Valentine

Mark Valentine is an English author, biographer and editor.

Valentine’s short stories have been published by a number of small presses and in anthologies since the 1980s, and the exploits of his series character, "The Connoisseur", an occult detective, were published as The Collected Connoisseur in 2010.

As a biographer, Valentine has published a life of Arthur Machen in 1985 (Seren Press), and a study of Sarban, Time, A Falconer (Tartarus Press), is published in 2010. He has also written numerous articles for the Book and Magazine Collector magazine, and introductions for various books, including editions of work by Walter de la Mare, Robert Louis Stevenson, Saki, J. Meade Falkner and others.

Valentine also edits Wormwood (Tartarus Press), a journal dedicated to fantastic, supernatural and decadent literature, and has also edited anthologies, including The Werewolf Pack (Wordsworth, 2008) and The Black Veil (Wordsworth, 2008).

Edited by 2013-11-21 (Seregil of Rhiminee)
Speculative Fiction Novels (5)
2012  Secret Europe
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2010  The Collected Connoisseur
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2008  The Rite of Trebizond and Other Tales
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2003  Masques and Citadels: More Tales of the Connoisseur
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1999  Violet Veils
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Comics and Anthology (1)
2007  The Black Veil and Other Tales of Supernatural Sleuths
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Others non-spefi books (5)
2017  A Country Still All Mystery
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2015  Haunted by Books
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2011  The Peacock Escritoire
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2010  The Mascarons of the Late Empire & Other Studies
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2009  The Nightfarers
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