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Creepers [electronic resource] : British horror and fantasy in the twentieth century / edited by Clive Bloom.
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Creepers [electronic resource] : British horror and fantasy in the twentieth century / edited by Clive Bloom.
Publication Date:
1993
ISBN:
9780585359502
Bibliography Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
1. Empire Gothic: Explanation and Epiphany in Conan Doyle, Kipling and Chesterton / Victor Sage -- 2. The House on the Borderland: the Sexual Politics of Fear / Amanda Boulter -- 3. Horror in the 1890s: the Case of Arthur Machen / John Simons -- 4. A Word kept back In The Turn of the Screw / Allan Lloyd Smith -- 5. M.R. James and his Fiction / Clive Bloom -- 6. Harry Price and the Haunted Rectory / Clive Bloom -- 7. Not like Men in Books, Murdering Women: Daphne du Maurier and the Infernal World of Popular Fiction / Nicholas Rance -- 8. Horrors and Menaces to Everything Decent in Life: the Horror Fiction of Dennis Wheatley / Gina Wisker -- 9. The Abolition of Man? Horror in the Science Fiction of C.S. Lewis / Dennis Butts -- 10. Scared Shitless: the Sex of Horror / John Nicholson -- 11. Horrible Writing: the Early Fiction of James Herbert / Alasdair Spark -- 12. At Home all was Blood and Feathers: the Werewolf in the Kitchen -- Angela Carter and Horror / Gina Wisker -- 13. Worlds that Creep upon You: Postmodern Illusions in the Work of Clive Barker / Andrew Smith.
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text
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online resource
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Language:
English