Complete Works of Arthur Machen (Delphi Classics) by Arthur Machen

Complete Works of Arthur Machen (Delphi Classics)

byArthur Machen, Delphi Classics

Kobo ebook | December 15, 2009

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The supernatural tales of the Welsh mystic author Arthur Machen have played an instrumental, though in recent times semi-forgotten, part in the history of horror fiction. Famous works such as ‘The Great God Pan’ and ‘The Hill of Dreams’ have intrigued readers for over a hundred years, retaining the same raw power that first shocked Victorian readers. For the first time in publishing history, Delphi Classics is proud to present the complete fictional works of Arthur Machen, with numerous illustrations, informative introductions, many rare non-fiction works and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1)

* Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Machen’s life and works

* Concise introductions to the novels and other texts

* ALL four novels, with individual contents tables

* Rare novels like THE GREEN ROUND appear here for the first time in digital print

* Images of how the books were first printed, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts

* Excellent formatting of the texts

* Rare short story collections like THE CHRONICLE OF CLEMENDY, appearing in print for the first time in many years

* Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the short stories

* Rare uncollected tales over 110 grisly Machen stories for you to explore

* Easily locate the short stories you want to read

* Includes Machen’s letters spend hours exploring the author’s personal correspondence

* Special criticism section, with Starrett’s seminal essay evaluating Machen’s contribution to literature

* Features Machen’s first autobiography discover the author’s early life and first inspirations

* Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres

Please note: ‘The House of the Hidden Light’ cannot appear in this collection due to being published for the first time in 2003 and therefore not being in the public domain. Once new texts enter the public domain, they will be added to the eBook as a free update.

CONTENTS:

The Novels

THE HILL OF DREAMS

THE TERROR

THE SECRET GLORY

THE GREEN ROUND

The Shorter Fiction

THE CHRONICLE OF CLEMENDY: OR THE HISTORY OF THE IX JOYOUS JOURNEYS. CARBONNEK

THE GREAT GOD PAN, AND THE INMOST LIGHT

THE THREE IMPOSTORS: OR THE TRANSMUTATIONS

THE HOUSE OF SOULS

THE ANGELS OF MONS

THE GREAT RETURN

THE SHINING PYRAMID, 1923

THE SHINING PYRAMID, 1924

THE GLORIOUS MYSTERY

ORNAMENTS IN JADE

THE COSY ROOM AND OTHER STORIES

THE CHILDREN OF THE POOL, AND OTHER STORIES

UNCOLLECTED TALES

The Short Stories

LIST OF SHORT STORIES IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER

LIST OF SHORT STORIES IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER

The Poems

LIST OF POEMS

The Non-Fiction

THE MEMOIRS OF JACQUES CASANOVA DE SEINGALT, 1725-1798

THE ANATOMY OF TOBACCO

HIEROGLYPHICS

DR STIGGINS: HIS VIEWS AND PRINCIPLES

DOG AND DUCK

DREADS AND DROLLS

NOTES AND QUERIES

BRIDLES AND SPURS

MISCELLANEOUS ESSAYS

The Letters

SELECTED LETTERS OF ARTHUR MACHEN

The Criticism

ARTHUR MACHEN: A NOVELIST OF ECSTASY AND SIN by Vincent Starrett

The Autobiography

FAR OFF THINGS
Title:Complete Works of Arthur Machen (Delphi Classics)Format:Kobo ebookPublished:December 15, 2009Publisher:Delphi ClassicsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1909496677

ISBN - 13:9781909496675

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