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Melmoth the wanderer

Author: Charles Robert Maturin
Publisher: Mineola, New York : Dover Publications, Inc., 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Dover editionView all editions and formats
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"After striking a deal with the Devil, Sebastian Melmoth spends his extended lifetime searching the world for someone to take his place in the Faustian bargain. Written in 1820 by an Anglican priest, this Gothic novel consists of several tales-within-a-tale. Enthusiasts of the brooding melodrama include Balzac, Poe, Dostoyevsky, and Baudelaire"--
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Gothic fiction
Occult fiction
Horror fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Robert Maturin
ISBN: 9780486812212 0486812219
OCLC Number: 965781354
Description: 412 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Charles Maturin.

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"After striking a deal with the Devil, Sebastian Melmoth spends his extended lifetime searching the world for someone to take his place in the Faustian bargain. Written in 1820 by an Anglican priest, this Gothic novel consists of several tales-within-a-tale. Enthusiasts of the brooding melodrama include Balzac, Poe, Dostoyevsky, and Baudelaire"--

"After striking a deal with the Devil, Sebastian Melmoth searches for someone to take his place in the Faustian bargain. Written in 1820 by an Anglican priest, this Gothic novel consists of several tales-within-a-tale"--

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