The Ghost Story Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Short Story Criticism)


Bloom, Harold. Classic Horror Writers. New York: Chelsea House Publishers, 1994, 180 p.

Collection of biographies on horror writers, including Henry James, Edgar Allan Poe, Mary Shelley, Bram Stoker, and Sheridan LeFanu, as well as brief critical essays.

Manley, Seon and Gogo Lewis. Ghostly Gentlewomen: Two Centuries of Spectral Stories by the Gentle Sex. New York: Lothrop, Lee and Shepard Co., 1977, 237 p.

Anthology of ghost stories by various female authors, including Norah Lofts, Mary Webb, and Virginia Woolf, with introductory and biographical notes.



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