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The monster factory

Author: Richard Rainey
Publisher: New York : New Discovery Books ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English
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Discusses the lives and works of the creators of famous monster literature: Mary Shelley, Bram Stoker, Washington Irving, H.G. Wells, Arthur Conan Doyle, Robert Louis Stevenson, and Gaston Leroux.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Rainey
ISBN: 0027756637 9780027756630
OCLC Number: 26363745
Notes: "A Wordsmith Book."
Description: 128 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Frankenstein's folly --
The Headless Horseman and friends --
The master of Saranac --
Will the real vampire please stand up? --
Holmes, hounds, and Houdini --
Phantoms of the opera --
Martians, morlocks and invisible men.
Responsibility: Richard Rainey.

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Discusses the lives and works of the creators of famous monster literature: Mary Shelley, Bram Stoker, Washington Irving, H.G. Wells, Arthur Conan Doyle, Robert Louis Stevenson, and Gaston Leroux.

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