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2 edition of Sheridan Le Fanu. found in the catalog.

Sheridan Le Fanu.

Nelson Browne

Sheridan Le Fanu.

by Nelson Browne

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Published by Roy Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Le Fanu, Joseph Sheridan, -- 1814-1873

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesThe English novelists
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4879.L7 Z7 1951a
    The Physical Object
    Pagination135p.;
    Number of Pages135
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23759178M

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    Carmilla by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu. Carmilla () is Le Fanu's gripping vampire tale with a twist, the vampire is a young lesbian girl! Le Fanu's novel heavily influenced Bram Stoker's Dracula and inspired several films. It reminds us of the Swedish horror drama with the young girl vampire, Let the Right One feature Carmilla in our collection of Halloween Stories and Gothic. Nothing remained to assure us that the adventure had not been an illusion of a moment but the young lady, who just at that moment opened her eyes. Carmilla was actually first published in some twenty-six years before the publication of Bram Stoker’s Dracula, and is a Victorian Gothic lesbian tale. Gothic novels have various devices that mark them as such, and these metaphoric devices.

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In a Glass Darkly collects together five short stories from gothic horror and mystery writer Sheridan Le Fanu. The book, published in a year before Le Fanu's death, is named from a passage in Corinthians which speaks of humankind perceiving the world "through a glass darkly."/5().

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