Delphi Complete Works of Sheridan Le Fanu

Author: J. Sheridan le Fanu
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Published year: 2013


For the first time in publishing history readers can enjoy the complete works of Sheridan Le Fanu, the leading ghost-story writer of the nineteenth century, whose groundbreaking works were central to the development of the Gothic genre in the Victorian era. This comprehensive eBook is complemented with numerous illustrations, informative introductions, scarce texts and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1) <ul> <li>Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Le Fanu's life and works </li> <li>Concise introductions to the novels and other texts </li> <li>ALL 14 novels, with individual contents tables </li> <li>Rare novels like THE FORTUNES OF COLONEL TORLOGH O’BRIEN appearing for the first time in digital publishing history </li> <li>Images of how the books were first printed, giving your eReader a taste of the original texts </li> <li>Excellent formatting of the texts </li> <li>Several novels are fully illustrated with their original artwork </li> <li>Rare novellas from CHRONICLES OF GOLDEN FRIARS, available nowhere else </li> <li>The complete 54 short stories – with many supernatural tales appearing here for the first time </li> <li>Special chronological and alphabetical contents tables for the short stories </li> <li>Includes Le Fanu's poetry and memoir - spend hours exploring the author’s diverse works </li> <li>Special criticism section, with two detailed essays evaluating Le Fanu’s contribution to literature </li> <li>Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres </li> </ul> CONTENTS: The Novels THE COCK AND ANCHOR THE FORTUNES OF COLONEL TORLOGH O’BRIEN THE HOUSE BY THE CHURCH-YARD WYLDER’S HAND UNCLE SILAS GUY DEVERELL ALL IN THE DARK THE TENANTS OF MALORY A LOST NAME HAUNTED LIVES THE WYVERN MYSTERY CHECKMATE THE ROSE AND THE KEY WILLING TO DIE The Shorter Fiction THE PURCELL PAPERS GHOST STORIES AND TALES OF MYSTERY GHOSTLY TALES CHRONICLES OF GOLDEN FRIARS IN A GLASS DARKLY SPALATRO A STABLE FOR NIGHTMARES UNCOLLECTED TALES The Tales LIST OF TALES IN CHRONOLOGICAL ORDER LIST OF TALES IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER The Poems THE POETRY OF SHERIDAN LE FANU The Criticism A FORGOTTEN CREATOR OF GHOSTS: JOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU by Edna Kenton SHERIDAN LE FANU by E. F. Benson The Memoir MEMOIR OF JOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU