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Dracula

by:Stoker, Bram

After discovering the double identity of the wealthy Transylvanian nobleman, Count Dracula, a small group of people vow to rid the world of the evil vampire.

Editions:2186  Date:1800 - 2019  Genre(s):Horror fiction, Horror fiction, Horror fiction, Psychological fiction, Gothic fiction

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Northanger Abbey

by:Austen, Jane, 1775-1817

When Catherine Morland, a country clergyman's daughter is invited to stay with the beguiling Henry Tilney and his family at Northanger Abbey, she expects mystery and intrigue at every turn, however the truth becomes stranger than fiction.

Editions:1231  Date:1817 - 2019  Genre(s):Gothic fiction, Love stories, Satire, Gothic fiction, Romance fiction

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The woman in white

by:Collins, Wilkie, 1824-1889

Still unsurpassed as a masterpiece of narrative drive and excruciating suspense, 'The Woman in White' is also famous for introducing, in the figure of Count Fosco, the prototype of the suave, sophisticated evil genius. The first detective novel ever written, it has remained, since its publication in 1860, the most admired example of the genre.

Editions:989  Date:1800 - 2019  Genre(s):Gothic fiction, Psychological fiction, Love stories, Psychological fiction, Romantic suspense fiction

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Rebecca

by:Du Maurier, Daphne, 1907-1989

A young bride is brought by her new husband to his manor house in England. There she finds that the memory of her husband's first wife haunts her, and she tries to discover the secret of that mysterious woman's death.

Editions:1014  Date:1900 - 2019  Genre(s):Romantic suspense fiction, Gothic fiction, Thrillers (Fiction), Romance fiction, Gothic fiction

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The castle of Otranto

by:Walpole, Horace, 1717-1797

THE CASTLE OF OTRANTO BY HORACE WALPOLE; VATHEK BY WILLIAM BECKFORD; THE VAMPYRE BY JOHN POLIDORI; AND A FRAGMENT OF A NOVEL BY LORD BYRON.

Editions:566  Date:1069 - 2019  Genre(s):Gothic fiction, Gothic fiction, Gothic fiction, Horror fiction

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The man of feeling

by:Mackenzie, Henry, 1745-1831

A novel that displays certain incidents which portray the hero in a variety of emotional experiences. The book takes the hero to London, returns him home to Scotland, and sees him die from an excess of sensibility.

Editions:448  Date:1771 - 2018  Genre(s):Gothic fiction, Psychological fiction, Psychological fiction

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Vathek

by:Beckford, William, 1760-1844

The novel chronicles the fall from power of the Caliph Vathek (a fictionalized version of the historical Al-Wathiq), who renounces Islam and engages with his mother, Carathis, in a series of licentious and deplorable activities designed to gain him supernatural powers. At the end of the novel, instead of attaining these powers, Vathek descends into a hell ruled by the demon Eblis where he is doomed to wander endlessly and speechlessly. --Wikipedia.com.

Editions:529  Date:1760 - 2017  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Gothic fiction, Fantasy fiction, Juvenile works, Gothic fiction, Gothic fiction

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Frankenstein, or, The modern prometheus

by:Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851

At this challenge, Mary Shelley began work on the 'ghost story' that was to evolve into the most celebrated horror novel in literary history. Frankenstein was published the next year and become the rage of London. In the generations since, the story of Victor Frankenstein and the monster he created has been read by millions all over the world. It has inspired hundreds of imitations, but it has never been equaled for its masterful manipulation of the elements of horror and suspense.

Editions:237  Date:1818 - 2018  Genre(s):Horror fiction, Horror fiction, Horror fiction, Gothic fiction, Gothic fiction

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The haunting of Hill House

by:Jackson, Shirley, 1916-1965

An anthropologist conducts an unusual research project in a reputedly haunted house.

Editions:129  Date:1953 - 2018  Genre(s):Psychological fiction, Psychological fiction, Gothic fiction, Gothic fiction, Horror fiction

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The thirteenth tale : a novel

by:Setterfield, Diane

When her health begins failing, the mysterious author Vida Winter decides to let Margaret Lea, a biographer, write the truth about her life, but Margaret needs to verify the facts since Vida has a history of telling outlandish tales.

Editions:139  Date:2006 - 2019  Genre(s):Domestic fiction, Domestic fiction, Gothic fiction

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