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SEVEN GOTHIC TALES

DINESEN, ISAK

ISBN 10: 0394604962 / ISBN 13: 9780394604961
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Title: SEVEN GOTHIC TALES

Binding: Hardcover

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PUBLISHED BY HARRISON SMITH ANDROBERT HAAS NEW YORK 1934 RED AND CREAM BINDING IN DAMAGED DUST JACKET OTHERWISE A CLEAN TIGHT COPY FICTION. Bookseller Inventory # 010611-181

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Synopsis: Romantics, adventurers, sensualists, melancholics and dreamers inhabit the bizarre and exotic world conjured up in these seven intricately interwoven tales, whose settings range from Tuscany and Elsinore, to a dhow on its way from Lamu to Zanzibar. Proclaimed a masterpiece on its publication in 1934, this collection is shot through with themes of love and desire - from the maiden lady who now believes herself to have been the grand courtesan of her time, to the Count whose wife is so jealous that she cannot bear him to admire her jewels, and Lincoln Forsner, an Englishman whose search for a woman he met in a brothel leads him into many strange adventures.

Product Description: Originally published in 1934, Seven Gothic Tales, the first book by "one of the finest and most singular artists of our time" (The Atlantic), is a modern classic. Here are seven exquisite tales combining the keen psychological insight characteristic of the modern short story with the haunting mystery of the nineteenth-century Gothic tale, in the tradition of writers such as Goethe, Hoffmann, and Poe.
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