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The first Gothics

a critical guide to the English Gothic novel

by Frederick S. Frank

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Gothic revival (Literature) -- Great Britain -- Bibliography.,
    • English fiction -- 18th century -- Bibliography.,
    • English fiction -- 19th century -- Bibliography.,
    • Horror tales, English -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementFrederick S. Frank.
      SeriesGarland reference library of the humanities ;, vol. 710
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ2014.H67 F7 1987, PR858.T3 F7 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxi, 496 p., 14 leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages496
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2732898M
      ISBN 100824085019
      LC Control Number86027092

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The Mysteries of Udolpho. In the s, novelists rediscovered what Walpole had imagined. The doyenne of Gothic novelists was Ann Radcliffe, and her most famous novel, The Mysteries of Udolpho () took its title from the name of a fictional Italian castle where much of the action is set.

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