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Title:
A treasury of the fantastic
Author:
Weisman, Jacob.
Publication Information:
Berkeley, Calif. : Frog, Ltd. : Distributed by North Atlantic Books, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
xii, 747 pages ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Kubla Khan / Samuel Taylor Coleridge -- Darkness / Lord Byron -- La Belle Dame sans Merci / John Keats -- The legend of Sleepy Hollow / Washington Irving -- Peter Rugg, the missing man / William Austin -- The mysterious bride / James Hogg -- The mortal immortal / Mary Shelley -- Young Goodman Brown / Nathanial Hawthorne -- The fall of the House of Usher / Edgar Allan Poe -- Morte d'Arthur / Alfred Lord Tennyson -- Goblin market / Christina Rossetti -- Because I could not stop for death / Emily Dickinson -- The golden key / George MacDonald -- Carmilla / J. Sheridan Le Fanu -- Jabberwocky / Lewis Carroll -- The ogre courting / Juliana Horatia Ewing -- The ghostly rental / Henry James -- The dong with the luminous nose / Edward Lear -- The new mother / Lucy Lane Clifford -- The Griffin and the Minor Canon / Frank Stockton -- The Happy Prince / Oscar Wilde -- The stolen child / W.B. Yeats -- An occurrence at Owl Creek bridge / Ambrose Bierce -- The yellow wallpaper / Charlotte Gilman -- The bottle imp / Robert Louis Stevenson -- A moth : genus unknown / H.G. Wells -- Cassilda's song / Robert W. Chambers -- The library window / Margaret Oliphant -- The true lover / A.E. Housman -- The Blind God / Laurence Housman -- The reluctant dragon / Kenneth Grahame -- The Book of Beasts / Edith Nesbit -- The monkey's paw / W.W. Jacobs -- Casting the runes / M.R. James -- "They" / Rudyard Kipling -- The sword of Welleran / Lord Dunsany -- The celestial omnibus / E.M. Forster -- The eyes / Edith Wharton -- The ghost ship / Richard Middleton -- The listeners / Walter De La Mare -- Red-Peach-Blossom Inlet / Kenneth Morris -- The mysterious stranger / Mark Twain -- Enoch Soames / Max Beerbohm -- Climax for a ghost story / I.A. Ireland -- A haunted house / Virgina Woolf -- The man who was Milligan / Algernon Blackwood.
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ISBN:
9781583940303
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

A collection of classic nineteenth- and twentieth-century fantastical literature includes the work of Washington Iriving, Mary Shelley, Edgar Allan Poe, Lewis Carroll, H.G. Wells, and many others.