The Power of Darkness: 560+ Supernatural Thrillers, Macabre Tales & Eerie Mysteries

ebook: The Power of Darkness: 560+ Supernatural Thrillers, Macabre Tales & Eerie Mysteries

Sprache - Englisch

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DigiCat presents to you this unique collection, designed and formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. Content: Supernatural Horror in Literature by H. P. Lovecraft Edgar Allan Poe: The Tell-Tale Heart The Murders in the Rue Morgue… Bram Stoker: Dracula The Jewel of Seven Stars… Mary Shelley: Frankenstein The Mortal Immortal… Gaston Leroux: The Phantom of the Opera Washington Irving: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Rip Van Winkle… H. P. Lovecraft: The Call of Cthulhu The Dunwich Horror… Henry James: The Turn of the Screw… Arthur Conan Doyle: The Hound of the Baskervilles… Robert Louis Stevenson: Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde… H. G. Wells: The Island of Doctor Moreau Matthew Gregory Lewis: The Monk Ann Radcliffe: The Mysteries of Udolpho Wilkie Collins: The Woman in White The Haunted Hotel The Dead Secret… Charles Dickens: The Mystery of Edwin Drood The Hanged Man's Bride The Haunted House… Oscar Wilde: The Picture of Dorian Gray… Richard Marsh: The Beetle Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu: Carmilla Uncle Silas… Nikolai Gogol: Dead Souls… Rudyard Kipling: The Phantom Rickshaw… James Malcolm Rymer: Sweeney Todd, the Demon Barber of Fleet Street Robert E. Howard: Cthulhu Mythos The Weird Menace Stories… M. R. James: Ghost Stories of an Antiquary A Thin Ghost and Others John Meade Falkner: The Nebuly Coat The Lost Stradivarius Nathaniel Hawthorne: Rappaccini's Daughter The Birth Mark… Lucy Maud Montgomery: The Closed Door The Red Room… Edith Nesbit: The Ebony Frame From the Dead Jane Austen: Northanger Abbey Charlotte Brontë: Jane Eyre Emily Brontë: Wuthering Heights Mary Louisa Molesworth: The Shadow in the Moonlight… John Buchan: The Wind in the Portico Witch Wood Cleveland Moffett: The Mysterious Card Possessed George W. M. Reynolds: Wagner, the Wehr-Wolf Lafcadio Hearn: A Ghost… Jerome K. Jerome: Told After Supper Catherine Crowe: Ghosts and Family Legends H. H. Munro: The Wolves of Cernogratz


About the Author

Wilhelm Hauff (1802–1827) was a German poet and novelist, renowned for his masterful fairy tales and his capacity to infuse the fantastical with moral lessons. Although his literary career was tragically brief, with his life cut short at the young age of 24 due to typhoid fever, Hauff's work left an indelible mark on German literature. His collection of fairy tales, published posthumously, frequently featured themes of the supernatural and the macabre, capturing the imagination of readers and resonating particularly well with the 19th-century Romantic fascination with the Gothic. 'The Power of Darkness: 560+ Supernatural Thrillers, Macabre Tales & Eerie Mysteries' is an anthology that posthumously brings together Hauff's exploration into the eerie and uncanny, showcasing his natural prowess in creating atmospheres populated by the shadowy and the mysterious. A master of diverse literary styles, Hauff showed a predilection for the novella form and often embedded narratives within narratives, a technique that would influence later writers. Despite his brief years, Wilhelm Hauff continues to be celebrated for his substantial contribution to the folkloric and narrative traditions of Germany, securing his legacy as a craftsperson of the darkly fantastical.

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Publisher: DigiCat

Genre: Sprache - Englisch

Language: English

Size: 23189 Pages

Filesize: 30.9 MB

ISBN: 8596547765233

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