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Three Gothic novels

Author: Peter Fairclough; Mario Praz; Horace Walpole; William Beckford; Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
Publisher: London ; New York, N.Y., USA : Penguin Books, 1986.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Gothic novel, which flourished from about 1765 until 1825, revels in the horrible and the supernatural, in suspense and exotic settings." --Cover.
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Fairclough; Mario Praz; Horace Walpole; William Beckford; Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
ISBN: 0140430369 9780140430363
OCLC Number: 21101070
Notes: Includes facsimiles of first edition title pages.
Description: 505 pages : facsimiles ; 18 cm.
Contents: The castle of Otranto / Horace Walpole --
Vathek / William Beckford --
Frankenstein / Mary Shelley.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: edited by Peter Fairclough ; with an introductory essay by Mario Paz.

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