SINISTER OMENS: 560+ Supernatural Thrillers, Macabre Tales & Eerie Mysteries

eBook: SINISTER OMENS: 560+ Supernatural Thrillers, Macabre Tales & Eerie Mysteries

Sprache - Englisch

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There is no better reading sensation than feeling the end of your hair raised in a nail-biting suspense. Here's presenting you our biggest ever supernatural collection to give you many hours of pleasurable and just enough eerie reading experience: Contents: Edgar Allan Poe: The Masque of the Red Death The Murders in the Rue Morgue… H. P. Lovecraft: The Call of Cthulhu The Dunwich Horror… Henry James: The Turn of the Screw… Mary Shelley: Frankenstein… Arthur Conan Doyle: The Hound of the Baskervilles… Bram Stoker: Dracula The Jewel of Seven Stars… Gaston Leroux: The Phantom of the Opera Washington Irving: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow… Robert Louis Stevenson: Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde… James Malcolm Rymer: Sweeney Todd, the Demon Barber of Fleet Street H. G. Wells: The Island of Doctor Moreau Richard Marsh: The Beetle Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu: Carmilla Uncle Silas… Nikolai Gogol: Dead Souls… Rudyard Kipling: The Phantom Rickshaw… Hugh Walpole: Portrait of a Man with Red Hair All Souls' Night Robert E. Howard: The 'John Kirowan' Saga The 'De Montour' Saga Cthulhu Mythos M. R. James: Ghost Stories of an Antiquary A Thin Ghost and Others Wilkie Collins: The Haunted Hotel The Dead Secret… The Woman in White Guy de Maupassant: The Horla… E. F. Benson: The Room in the Tower The Man Who Went Too Far… Nathaniel Hawthorne: The House of the Seven Gables Rappaccini's Daughter The Birth Mark… Ambrose Bierce: Can Such Things Be? The Ways of Ghosts Some Haunted Houses Arthur Machen: The Great God Pan… William Hope Hodgson: The Ghost Pirates Carnacki, the Ghost-Finder… M. P. Shiel: Shapes in the Fire… Ralph Adams Cram: Black Spirits and White Grant Allen: The Reverend John Creedy… Horace Walpole: The Castle of Otranto William Thomas Beckford: Vathek Matthew Gregory Lewis: The Monk Ann Radcliffe: The Mysteries of Udolpho Jane Austen: Northanger Abbey Charlotte Brontë: Jane Eyre Emily Brontë: Wuthering Heights Charles Dickens: The Mystery of Edwin Drood Oscar Wilde: The Picture of Dorian Gray Marie Belloc Lowndes: From Out the Vast Deep


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Wilhelm Hauff (1802–1827) was a German poet and novelist, acclaimed for his fairy tales and novels, which were marked by vivid imagination and a captivating narrative style. Born in Stuttgart, Hauff's literary career was tragically brief, ending with his untimely death at the age of 25. Despite his short life, Hauff left a durable mark on the world of German literature. His contributions include a collection of fairy tales titled 'Märchenalmanach auf das Jahr 1826' and the novel 'Lichtenstein' (1826), which played a significant role in the Romantic Movement in Germany. Hauff was adept at employing elements of the Gothic and Romantic to conjure macabre and supernatural atmospheres, a skill exemplified by works compiled in 'SINISTER OMENS: 560+ Supernatural Thrillers, Macabre Tales & Eerie Mysteries'. This anthology underscores Hauff's mastery in crafting tales that straddle the line between the fantastical and the horrific. Hauff's narratives, rooted in German folklore and Romanticism, often explored the human condition through allegory and metaphor, reflecting societal anxieties of the time. His works remain influential, with 'SINISTER OMENS' introducing contemporary audiences to his unique blend of the surreal and the eerie, thus ensuring his legacy within the canon of supernatural literature.

Produkt Details

Verlag: DigiCat

Genre: Sprache - Englisch

Sprache: English

Umfang: 23193 Seiten

Größe: 30,9 MB

ISBN: 8596547755036

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