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By Charles L. Crow

ISBN-10: 0470659793

ISBN-13: 9780470659793

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ISBN-13: 9780470659809

American Gothic continues to be an enduringly attention-grabbing style, keeping its chilling carry at the mind's eye. This revised and multiplied anthology brings jointly texts from the colonial period to the 20th century together with lately found fabric, canonical literary contributions from Poe and Wharton between many others, and literature from sub-genres reminiscent of feminist and ‘wilderness’ Gothic.

  • Revised and accelerated to include feedback from twelve years of use in lots of countries
  • An vital textual content for college kids of the increasing box of Gothic studies
  • Strong illustration of girl Gothic, barren region Gothic, the Gothic of race, and the legacy of Salem witchcraft
  • Edited by way of a founding member of the foreign Gothic Association

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