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Wilkie Collins, Le Fanu and others.

S. M. Ellis

Wilkie Collins, Le Fanu and others.

by S. M. Ellis

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Published by Constable in London .
Written in English


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Wilkie Collins, in full William Wilkie Collins, (born Jan. 8, , London, Eng.—died Sept. 23, , London), English sensation novelist, early master of the mystery story, and pioneer of detective fiction.. The son of William Collins (–), the landscape painter, he developed a gift for inventing tales while still a schoolboy at a private boarding school. William became a full member of the Royal Academy in [William] Wilkie Collins was born on 8 January at 11 New Cavendish Street, St Marylebone, England, and was baptised on 10 February at the parish church of St Mary-Le-Bone, an area of London where he would live for most of his life.

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Get this from a library. Le Fanu and others. book Collins, Le Fanu and others. [Stewart Marsh Ellis]. 23 rows  |a Preface -- Wilkie Collins -- Charles Allston Collins -- Mortimer Collins -- R.D. Blackmore -. Other books on Le Fanu include Wilkie Collins, Le Fanu and Others () by S. Ellis, Sheridan Le Fanu () by Nelson Browne, Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu () by Michael H.

Begnal, Sheridan Le Fanu (third edition, ) by W. McCormack, Le Fanu's Gothic: The Rhetoric of Darkness () by Victor Sage and Vision and Vacancy: The Fictions. Wilkie Collins, Le Fanu, and Others Hardcover – January 1, by S. Ellis (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Author: S. Ellis. Wilkie Collins: Le Fanu and others. -- Author: Ellis, Stewart Marsh. Publication info: London: Constable, Format: Book. Eleven tales of terror, including Mary E. Wilkins' "The Lost Ghost," Robert Louis Stevenson's "The Body-Snatchers," "Mrs.

Zant and the Ghost," by Wilkie Collins, and other gripping works by Charles Dickens, Henry James, J. LeFanu, Ralph Cram, Mrs. Henry Wood, 4/5. Wilkie Collins, Le Fanu, and Others. by Ellis, S.M. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Ellis, S.Wilkie Collins, Le Fanu and others / [by] S.

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M Ellis. Wilkie Collins is an amazing author and a favourite of mine, with a knack for spinning the happiest possible endings from his dark and integrating murder plots.

This book will have you suspecting everything but the truth and smiling by the end/5(23). Wilkie Collins, Le Fanu and Others by Ellis, S M. London: Constable and Company.

Hardcover. pp V, 2nd printing. Book shows slight foxing to leading edge and end papers. DJ spine sunned, elsewhere grubby. Very Good. 1st Edition. Search Tips. Phrase Searching You can use double quotes to search for a series of words in a particular order.

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The book’s remaining chapters treat H. Rider Haggard’s She (), J. Sheridan Le Fanu’s Carmilla (), and Florence Marryat’s The Blood of the Vampire (), as well as a selection of decadent, supernatural tales by Vernon Lee. In the chapters on Haggard, Le Fanu, and Marryat, Haefele-Thomas examines the “deep ambivalence.

S M Ellis, Wilkie Collins, Le Fanu, and others, Constable, London The first chapter is a useful 53 page account of Wilkie's life but inevitably lacks detail. Relies mainly on reminiscences. It was at the time the only substantial account of his life in English.

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Wilkie Collins (January 8, – Septem ) has been called the grandfather of the English detective novel. He was a writer of the "sensational" school during the Victorian Period, and with bestselling novels and successful plays such as The Woman in White, The Moonstone, and The Frozen Deep, Collins explored the effects of mysterious, shocking, and criminal happenings within.

WILKIE COLLINS AND THE WOMAN IN WHITE INSCRIBED on a tombstone in Kensal Green Cemetery are the 8 The passage by Millais is quoted in S. Ellis's Wilkie Collins, Le Fanu and Others (London, ), p. 9 S. Ellis, op. cit., p.etc.),'5 a book in his own library.

The relevant parts of this famous case may be briefly File Size: KB. "The Haunted Hotel" was published separately in book form in Toronto in October by Rose-Belford Publishing Company, preceding its publication here by a few weeks.

Ashley, Who's Who in Horror and Fantasy Fiction, p. Ellis, Wilkie Collins, Le Fanu and Others, p. Glover and Green, Victorian Detective Fiction 72 (citing a later edition).Poe, Dickens, Le Fanu, Wilkie Collins, L T Meade, Arthur Conan Doyle, R Austin Freeman, Arthur Morrison, Maurice Leblanc, Baroness Orczy, E W Hornung, Ernest Bramah, G K Chesterton et al Published by Folio Society, London ().Ashley, Who's Who in Horror and Fantasy Fiction, p.

Ellis, Wilkie Collins, Le Fanu and Others, p. Glover and Green, Victorian Detective Fiction 72 (citing a later edition). Sullivan (ed), The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural, pp.

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