12 gothic tales



Publisher: Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Horror tales, English,
  • Horror tales, American

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Other titlesTwelve gothic tales
Statementselected and introduced by Richard Dalby.
SeriesOxford twelves
ContributionsDalby, Richard.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR1309.H6 A122 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 221 p. ;
Number of Pages221
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL363100M
ISBN 100192880942
LC Control Number98023332

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