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ed. by Peter Haining
Great British Tales of Terror
Gothic Stories of Horror and Romance 1765-1840
(Penguin, Harmondsworth, 1974)
price: 75p; 544 pages
(first published by Gollancz, 1972)


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Contents:

Introduction - Peter Haining
Maddalena, or The Fate of the Florentines - Horace Walpole
Sir Bertrand - Mrs Anne Letitia Barbauld
The Haunted Chamber - Mrs Ann Radcliffe
The Abbey of Clunedale - Dr Nathan Drake
The Anaconda - Matthew Gregory lewis
The Monk of Horror, or The Conclave of Corpses - anonymous
The Nymph of the Fountain - William Beckford
The Black Spider - anonymous
The Water Spectre - Francis Lathom
Secrets of Cabalism, or Ravenstone and Alice of Huntingdon - William Child Green
The Unknown! or The Knight of the Blood-Red Plume - Anne of Swansea
The Dance of the Dead - anonymous
Leixlip Castle - Charles Maturin
The Vampyre - Dr John Polidori
The Assassins - Percy Bysshe Shelley
The Dream - Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
The Burial - Lord Byron
A Tale for a Chimney Corner - Leigh Hunt
The Spectre Bride - William Harrison Ainsworth
The Dice - Thomas de Quincey
The Astrologer's Prediction, or The Maniac's Fate - anonymous
Glenallan - Lord Lytton
The Tale of the Mysterious Mirror - Sir Walter Scott
The Magic Watch - Raphael
The Demon of the Hartz, of The Three Charcoal Burners - Thomas Peckett Prest
The Devil's Wager - William Makepeace Thackeray
The Expedition to Hell - James Hogg
The Iron Shroud - anonymous
The Ghost and the Bone-Setter - Joseph Sheridan le Fanu
The Tribunal of the Inquisition - GWM Reynolds


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