The Gothick Novel: A Casebook
Surveys the rise and development of the Gothick tale of mystery and horror, from the mid-18th Century to the eve of the Victorian period. Particular attention is given to Walpole's Castle of Otranto, Beckford's Vathek, Lewis's The monk, Ann Radcliffe's Mysteries of Udolpho and Mary Shelley's Frankenstein.
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General Editors Preface
SAMUEL JOHNSON 1750 p 31 EDMUND BURKE 1 757
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