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Le Fanu, Joseph Sheridan 1814-1873

Overview
Works: 613 works in 2,319 publications in 16 languages and 29,297 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Drama  Vampire films  Biography  Horror films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Motion pictures  Psychological fiction  History 
Roles: Author, Lyricist, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of screenplay, Creator, Translator, Other
Classifications: PR4879.L7, 823.8
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Uncle Silas; a tale of Bartram-Haugh by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu( Book )
191 editions published between 1804 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,080 libraries worldwide
Maud Ruthyn and her father are haunted by premonitions of death during their sojourn in a gloomy old mansion
In a glass darkly by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu( Book )
124 editions published between 1872 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,005 libraries worldwide
A collection of stories, first published in 1872, including Green Tea, The Familiar, Mr. Justice Harbottle, The Room in the Dragon Volant, and Carmilla. The five stories are purported to be cases by Dr. Hesselius, a 'metaphysical' doctor, who is willing to consider the ghosts both al and as hallucinatory obsessions. The reader's doubtful anxiety mimics that of the protagonist, and each story thus creates that atmoshphere of mystery which is the supernatural experience
Best ghost stories of J.S. Le Fanu by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu( Book )
20 editions published between 1964 and 1984 in English and held by 831 libraries worldwide
The house by the church-yard by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu( Book )
82 editions published between 1863 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 712 libraries worldwide
Set in the village of Chapelizod, near Dublin, in the 1760s the story opens with the accidental disinterment of an old skull in the churchyard, and an eerie late-night funeral. This discovery relates to murders, both recent and historical whose repercussions disrupt the complacent pace of village affairs and change the lives of many of its notable characters forever. Charm and chilling darkness abound in equal measure in one of the greatest novels of a Victorian master of mystery. [Publit]
Carmilla by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu( Book )
175 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 15 languages and held by 595 libraries worldwide
Laura, fille unique d'un gentilhomme anglais installé en Styrie, accueille sans la moindre inquiétude une jeune inconnue, Carmilla. Peu après des signes de vampirisme apparaissent, et l'amitié qui s'est liée entre les deux jeunes filles se change en amour passionnel
Wylder's hand by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu( Book )
76 editions published between 1864 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 530 libraries worldwide
Hoping that the marriage between Mark Wylder and Dorcas Brandon will end a bitter rivalry between the families, an unexpected event plunges the residents of Brandon Hall into a new ordeal as a jealous rival emerges
The Cock and Anchor by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu( Book )
47 editions published between 1845 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 344 libraries worldwide
Dublin au XVIIIe siècle. Sir Richard Ashwood qui règne sur le manoir de Morley Court, est un tyran sadique soupçonné d'avoir tué sa femme, qui a spolié sa fille Mary de ses biens et l'a promise à un vieillard odieux. Son fils Henry, jouisseur et joueur invétéré, ne vaut guère mieux que le père
The Purcell papers by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu( Book )
39 editions published between 1880 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 329 libraries worldwide
The Purcell Papers is a comprehensive collection of Sheridan Le Fanu''s early short stories, and they reflect his interest in Irish folklore, as well as his burgeoning fascination with the supernatural. Some of the tales have a charming, humorous tone, while others are characterized by the spine-chilling twists and turns that would later launch Le Fanu to the top of the gothic horror genre
Ghost stories and mysteries by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu( Book )
10 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in English and held by 311 libraries worldwide
Madam Crowl's ghost, and other tales of mystery by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu( Book )
24 editions published between 1923 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 290 libraries worldwide
Green tea and other ghost stories by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu( Book )
25 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 271 libraries worldwide
Green Tea- an English cleric's bout with a malignant presence. Squire Toby's will- a tale of sibling rivalry The fortunes of Sir Robert Ardagh-relatioship with a sinster valet Sir Dominick's Bargain-a pact with the devil
The rose and the key by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu( Book )
19 editions published between 1870 and 2007 in English and held by 255 libraries worldwide
The terror builds slowly, as young Maud Vernon and her old cousin Maximilla enjoy a sketching tour through Wales. Ominously, they find themselves shadowed by a sinister one-eyed man. And when they return to Roydon Hall, Maud's home, things become yet worse. Her mother, the imperious Lady Vernon, seems to loathe her, and there are other concerns as well-a mysterious will, an intimidating man clothed all in black, and the satanic mesmerist Doctor Antomarchi. Le Fanu slowly unfolds his plot, building the mystery and suspence until the shocking climax, where Maud escapes her cruel mother to visit the home of the great Lady Mardykes, only to find that she has escaped one hell, only to enter one far worse! -- Publisher's description
Carmilla by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu( Book )
6 editions published in 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 227 libraries worldwide
Text of and critical essays on the 1872 vampire tale chronicling the experiences of a young woman lured by the charms of a female vampire
The Wyvern mystery by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu( Book )
24 editions published between 1889 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 219 libraries worldwide
A beautiful heroine marries the heir to a local haunted mansion, where she finds herself imperiled not only by family secrets from the past but also by evil machinations of the present. Set in rural England of the 1820's
The fortunes of Colonel Torlogh O'Brien : a tale of the wars of King James by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu( Book )
32 editions published between 1847 and 1977 in English and held by 205 libraries worldwide
The poems of Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu( Book )
26 editions published between 1896 and 2011 in English and French and held by 202 libraries worldwide
Guy Deverell by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu( Book )
38 editions published between 1855 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 154 libraries worldwide
If you're in the mood for a classic gothic thriller, add Sheridan Le Fanu's Guy Deverell to your list. Villainous machinations, contested wills, complex revenge plots, and a spooky haunting to boot--this epic tale will suck you in and keep you engrossed until the very last page
An evil guest by Gene Wolfe( Book )
26 editions published between 1894 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Ambition and evil destroy a country household
Checkmate by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu( Book )
29 editions published between 1871 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 103 libraries worldwide
He may have vast stores of family money at his disposal, but no one would accuse sleazy Walter Longcluse of being a noble gentleman. After worming his way into the good graces of the genteel Arden clan, Longcluse develops an unsettling obsession with their daughter, Alice. Will his ulterior motives be revealed before it''s too late?
Vampyr by Carl Theodor Dreyer( visu )
26 editions published between 1930 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 49 libraries worldwide
"Un jeune homme fasciné par l'occulte se rend par hasard au village de Courtempierre. Tandis qu'autour de lui les phénomènes étranges se multiplient, un vieil homme lui demande de protéger ses deux filles, menacées par un vampire..." (Source : jaquette)
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Figwood, John, 1814-1873

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Figwood, John 1814-1873
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Le Fanī, Džozefs Šeridans 1814-1873
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Le Fanu, Joseph Thomas Sheridan 1814-1873
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Sheridan Le Fanu advocaat uit Verenigd Koninkrijk van Groot-Brittannië en Ierland (1814-1873)
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Ле Фаню, Джозеф Шеридан 1814-1873
Ле Фаню Ж.Ш. 1814-1873
Ле Фаню, Шеридан
Лефаню Ж.Ш. 1814-1873
Фаню Д. Ш. ле 1814-1873
Шеридан Ле Фаню
Шэрыдан Ле Фаню
โจเซฟ เชริดัน เล ฟานิว
โจเซฟ เชอริดัน เลอ ฟานู
레 파뉴, 조셉 셰리든
르 파누, 조지프 셰리던
シェリダン・レ・ファニュ
ファニュ, シェリダン・レ
レ・ファニウ
レ・ファニュ, J. S.
レ・ファニュ, ジョセフ・シェリダン
喬瑟夫·雪利登·拉·芬努
Languages
English (898)
French (46)
Spanish (38)
German (35)
Italian (17)
Japanese (10)
Catalan (10)
Swedish (7)
Danish (4)
Czech (3)
Basque (2)
Turkish (2)
Polish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
Slovenian (1)
Germanic [Other] (1)
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