The Tale of Terror. A Study of the Gothic Romance.

By: BIRKHEAD, Edith;

Price: £25.00

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Size 9 x 6 inches. In red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Gilt banding to ends of spine and blind embossed edging to boards. In very good condition. Some very slight fading around edges of boards. Bookplate to front endpaper and small label of book description in corner. One or two faint pencil notations. some pages rough cut. Else a very clean and tight copy. 241pp. Not originally illustrated, but has two b&w plates stuck in (frontis and portrait at chap.1.) Frontis; “Some Effects of Diablerie” - from Stokoe’s ‘German Influence in the English Romantic Period’. Portrait of Matthew Gregory “Monk” Lewis.

Title: The Tale of Terror. A Study of the Gothic Romance.

Author Name: BIRKHEAD, Edith;

Categories: Literature,

Publisher: London Constable and Company Ltd 1921 1st:

Seller ID: 75850

Keywords: Literature BIRKHEAD, Edith; The Tale of Terror., A Study of the Gothic Romance, Constable and Company Ltd, 1967 repr, Yew Tree Cottage, novel, short stories, Frontis; “Some Effects of Diablerie” - from Stokoe’s ‘German Influence in the English Romantic Period’. Portrait of Matthew Gregory “Monk” Lewis.