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50 Eternal Masterpieces of Gothic Stories - Dracula Frankenstein The Black Cat The Picture Of Dorian Gray - cover

50 Eternal Masterpieces of Gothic Stories - Dracula Frankenstein The Black Cat The Picture Of Dorian Gray

Edgar Allan Poe, Charles Dickens, Jane Austen, Oscar Wilde, Charlotte Brontë, Washington Irving, Nathaniel Hawthorne, James Hogg, Robert Louis Stevenson, William Beckford, Charles Brockden Brown, William Godwin, Joseph Le Fanu, H. P. Lovecraft, Mary Shelley, Ann Radcliffe, Victor Hugo, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Charles Robert Maturin, James Malcom Rymer, Horace Walpope, Golden Deer Classics

Publisher: Oregan Publishing

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The Castle of Otranto - Horace Walpole 
The History of Caliph Vathek - William Beckford 
The Mysteries of Udolpho - Ann Radcliffe 
Caleb Williams - William Godwin 
Wieland: or, The Transformation - Charles Brockden Brown
 Northanger Abbey - Jane Austen
 Frankenstein - Mary Shelley 
Melmoth the Wanderer (Lock and Key Version) - Charles Robert Maturin 
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow - Washington Irving 
The Private Memoirs and Confessions of a Justified Sinner - James Hogg 
St. John's Eve - Nikolai Gogol 
The Hunchback of Notre Dame - Victor Hugo 
The Queen of Spades - Alexander Pushkin
 Berenice - Edgar Allan Poe
 Young Goodman Brown - Nathaniel Hawthorne
 The Nose - Nikolai Gogol 
The Minister's Black Veil - Nathaniel Hawthorne 
Oliver Twist - Charles Dickens
 Ligeia - E. A. Poe
 The Fall of the House of Usher - E. A. Poe
 The Masque of the Red Death - E. A. Poe
 The Oval Portrait - E. A. Poe
The Pit and the Pendulum - E. A. Poe
 The Black Cat - E. A. Poe
 The Tell-Tale Heart - E. A. Poe
 Rappaccini's Daughter - Nathaniel Hawthorne
 The Double - Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky 
Jane Eyre - Charlotte Brontë 
Wuthering Heights - Emily Brontë 
Varney the Vampire - James Malcom Rymer
 Villette - Charlotte Brontë 
The House of the Seven Gables - Nathaniel Hawthorne 
Bleak House - Charles Dickens 
Great Expectations - Charles Dickens 
Uncle Silas - Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu 
The Mystery of Edwin Drood - Charles Dickens
 The Brothers Karamazov - Fyodor Dostoyevsky
 Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde - Robert Louis Stevenson
The Damned (Là-bas) - Joris-Karl Huysmans
 The Picture of Dorian Gray - Oscar Wilde 
The Yellow Wallpaper - Charlotte Perkins Gilman
 Trilby - George du Maurier 
Dracula - Bram Stoker
 The Beetle - Richard Marsh 
The Turn of the Screw - Henry James
 The Real Thing - Henry James 
The House on the Borderland - William Hope Hodgson
 The Phantom of the Opera - Gaston Leroux
The Lair of the White Worm - Bram Stoker
The Outsider - Howard Phillips Lovecraft
Available since: 11/19/2017.

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