Horrors: Great Stories of Fear and Their Creators

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McFarland, Sep 10, 2010 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 192 pages
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"The night modern horror was born was notoriously dark and stormy, as were the lives of those who wrote the most fearsome tales in literature, for those so gifted were also cursed. Horrors, a graphic novel, reveals in gruesome detail Mary Wollstonecraft,Bram Stoker, Edgar Allan Poe and other masters of the genre haunted by their creations"--Provided by publisher.
 

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Contents

Introduction
1
Frankenstein
9
The Vampyre
69
Death of the Diodati
91
Beowulf
105
Shakespeare
117
The Rise of the Gothic Novel
123
Poe
127
Dracula
137
Conclusion
173
Afterword
183
Copyright

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Rocky Wood is the author of two Bram Stoker Award-nominated books on Stephen King and is regarded as a world leading Stephen King expert. He is a trustee of the Horror Writers Association and a member of the Australian Horror Writers Association. He lives in South Yarra, Victoria. Glenn Chadbourne is a freelance artist who specializes in the horror/dark fantasy genre. His trademark pen and ink illustrations have enhanced the work of some of today's hottest authors, including Stephen King's The Secretary Of Dreams. He lives in Newcastle, Maine with his wife Sheila and their pug dog Rocket.

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