Wagner The Wehr Wolf

Pub Date : 2015-12-16 | Author : George W. M. Reynolds | Publisher : Courier Dover Publications

ISBN 10 : 9780486799292
ISBN 13 : 0486799298

The first important fictional treatment of the werewolf theme in English literature, this Victorian thriller traces Wagner's blood-soaked trail through 16th-century Italy in a goth..

Supernatural Horror In Literature

Pub Date : 2013-06-10 | Author : H. P. Lovecraft | Publisher : The Palingenesis Project (Wermod and Wermod Publishing Group)

ISBN 10 : 9781909606005
ISBN 13 : 1909606006

Originally published in 1927 in a small-circulation amateur magazine, spanning the period from antiquity until the 1930s, and covering both the Anglo-American world and Continental..

G W M Reynolds

Pub Date : 2008 | Author : Anne Humpherys | Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

ISBN 10 : 0754658546
ISBN 13 : 9780754658542

The influential journalist, editor, and prolific fiction writer G. W. M. Reynolds (1814-1879) finally receives the attention he is due in this collaborative volume. Essays address ..

The Mysteries Of Paris And London

Pub Date : 1992 | Author : Richard Maxwell | Publisher : University of Virginia Press

ISBN 10 : 0813913411
ISBN 13 : 9780813913414

In this ambitious and exciting work Richard Maxwell uses nineteenth-century urban fiction--particularly the novels of Victor Hugo and Charles Dickens--to define a genre, the novel ..

The Literary Monster On Film

Pub Date : 2010-08-24 | Author : Abigail Burnham Bloom | Publisher : McFarland

ISBN 10 : 9780786457595
ISBN 13 : 0786457597

"Monsters in novels were connected with the protagonist, representative of a character's personal failings and failings of society. Film adaptations depict the creatures as engagin..

The Encyclopedia Of The Gothic

Pub Date : 2015-12-21 | Author : William Hughes | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 9781119064602
ISBN 13 : 1119064600

Offering challenging insights into the development of the genre and its impact on contemporary culture, this wide-ranging and interdisciplinary work brings together a notable team ..