The Castle of Otranto

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Courier Corporation, 1966 - Fiction - 291 pages
9 Reviews
Full texts "Castle of Otranto," Walpole; "Vathek," Beckford; "The Vampyre," Polidori; "Fragment of a Novel," Lord Byron.
  

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Review: Three Gothic Novels: The Castle of Otranto, Vathek, The Vampyre, and a Fragment of a Novel

User Review  - Ashley - Goodreads

Vathek was by far the best novella out of the three. Read full review

Review: Three Gothic Novels: The Castle of Otranto, Vathek, The Vampyre, and a Fragment of a Novel

User Review  - Mike - Goodreads

The Castle of Otranto is a classic and much worth the read. The other two novels lack but do hold their place in literary history. Read full review

Contents

VATHEK
119
Notes
195
Extract of a Letter to the Editor
257
The Vampyre
265
FRAGMENT OF A NOVEL
287
Copyright

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About the author (1966)

Horace Walpole (1717-1797), Fourth Earl of Oxford, was the son of the Whig prime minister Robert Walpole. In 1774 he moved to Strawberry Hill in Twickenham, which he transformed into his "little Gothic castle.

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