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Three Gothic Novels: The Castle Of Otranto; Vathek; Frankenstein
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|December 30, 1968

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Walpole's The Castle of Otranto , Beckford's Vathek , and Shelley's Frankenstein The Gothic novel, which flourished from about 1765 until 1825, revels in the horrible and the supernatural, in suspense and exotic settings. This volume, with its erudite…
Vathek
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|August 1, 2013

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'Woe to the rash mortal who seeks to know that of which he should remain ignorant; and to undertake that which surpasseth his power!' The Caliph Vathek is dissolute and debauched, and hungry for knowledge. When the mysterious Giaour offers him boundless…
Four Gothic Novels: The Castle of Otranto; Vathek; The Monk; Frankenstein

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Macabre and melodramtic, set in haunted castles or fantastic landscapes, Gothic tales became fashionable in the late eighteenth century with the publication of Horace Walpole's The Castle of Otranto (1764). Crammed with catastrophe, terror, and ghostly…
A Tour Through Sicily and Malta, Vol. 2: In a Series of Letters to William Beckford, Esq., Of…

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Vathek: An Arabian Tale (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Vathek: An Arabian Tale As Mayor he gave very sumptuous dinners that made epochs in the lives Of feeding men. His son's famous History of the Caliph Vathek looks as if it had been planned for an Alderman's dream after a very heavy dinner at the…
Vathek (A Gothic Novel: the Original Translation by Reverend Samuel Henley)

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This carefully crafted ebook: "Vathek (A Gothic Novel: the Original Translation by Reverend Samuel Henley)" is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. This Beckford's novel, translated by Samuel Henley, was…
Culture of Courage a Practical Companion Book for Unfoldment of Fearless Personality

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1916. Contents: The World's New Dawn; Fear and Reason; Physical Tone; Dual Health-Tone of the Self; Fear of Self; Fear for Others; Fear of Things; The Fears of Timidity; Some People We Fear; Some of Life's Relations; The Fearful Crowd; Fear of Events-Old Age;…
A Tour Through Sicily and Malta, Vol. 1 of 2: In a Series of Letters to William Beckford, Esq., Of…

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Histoire d'Aladdin: Roi de l'Yemen
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|August 3, 2018

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Un jeune homme à l'âme de prince et rejeté par sa famille veut démontrer sa bravoure. Aladdin est le fils de Kérim et de Nézar, le roi de l'Yemen. Il est rejeté par son père et sa belle mère. Mais Aladdin a l'âme d'un prince et veut démontrer sa bravoure.…
Modern Novel Writing, or the Elegant Enthusiast; and Interesting Emotions of Arabella Bloomville…

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VATHEK (A Gothic Novel): The Original Translation by Reverend Samuel Henley

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This Beckford's novel, translated by Samuel Henley, was originally written in French when the author was 21. It was composed in French beginning in 1782, and then translated into English by Reverend Samuel Henley in which form it was first published in 1786. It…
50 Classic Gothic Works You Should Read (Book Center): Dracula, Frankenstein, The Black Cat, The…

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The Castle of Otranto - Horace Walpole The History of Caliph Vathek - William Beckford The Mysteries of Udolpho - Ann Radcliffe Caleb Williams - William Godwin Wieland: or, The Transformation - Charles Brockden Brown Northanger Abbey - Jane Austen Frankenstein -…
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