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Published by Manchester University Press, Distributed in the USA by St. Martin"s Press in Manchester, New York .
Written in English

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  • English-speaking countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Horror tales, English -- History and criticism.,
    • Horror tales, American -- History and criticism.,
    • English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Gothic revival (Literature) -- English-speaking countries.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Victor Sage & Allan Lloyd Smith.
      ContributionsSage, Victor, 1942-, Lloyd Smith, Allan, 1945-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR888.T3 M63 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 202 p. ;
      Number of Pages202
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL807343M
      ISBN 100719042070, 0719042089
      LC Control Number95044012

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