The Old English Baron

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Echo Library, Feb 1, 2007 - Fiction - 108 pages
16 Reviews
This Story is the literary offspring of The Castle of Otranto, written upon the same plan, with a design to unite the most attractive and interesting circumstances of the ancient Romance and modern Novel.

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User Review  - Lily Morgan - Goodreads

I only give it three stars because it's a classic. It is truly, truly hideous. So obnoxious. Difficult to follow despite its incredible simple-mindedness. Only read it if you want to see how far we've actually come in the novel world. Read full review

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User Review  - Alex - Goodreads

"A ghost," sniffs Clara Reeve, "must keep within certain limits of credibility." She's complaining about The Castle of Otranto (1764), the original Gothic novel. Giant death helmets and moving ... Read full review

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