Sheridan Le Fanu, August Nemo: Essential Novelists - Sheridan Le Fanu
the father of the English ghost story
Welcome to the Essential Novelists book series, were we present to you the best works of remarkable authors.
For this book, the literary critic August Nemo has chosen the two most important and meaningful novels of Sheridan Le Fanu which are Carmilla and Uncle Silas.
Joseph Thomas Sheridan Le Fanu was a leading ghost story writer of the nineteenth century and was central to the development of the genre in the Victorian era. M. R. James described Le Fanu as "absolutely in the first rank as a writer of ghost stories".
Novels selected for this book:
- Uncle Silas
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