Robert William Chambers (May 26, 1865 December 16, 1933) was an American artist and writer. He wrote {{horror}}, {{romance}} and {{historical fiction}} and, unlike most of his contemporaries and those who followed in his footsteps (such as Creator/RobertEHoward and Creator/HPLovecraft), was quite successful and lived comfortably thanks to his romance stories. His best-remembered work is ''Literature/TheKingInYellow''.

!!Short story collections by this author:

* ''Literature/TheKingInYellow''
* The Maker of Moons
* The Mystery of Choice
* The Tree of Heaven

!!See also

* ''Film/ATimeOutOfWar'', a short film based on Chambers story "Pickets"