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Vathek by William Beckford

Vathek by William Beckford 

During the course of the 18th century, two types of “exotic” fantasy fiction became fashionable. The “oriental” story was largely inspired by the Arabian Nights, gradually becoming available in western translations, while the gothic romance were supernatural tales harking back to the middle ages. The finest flowering of the early gothic tradition was undoubtedly Mary […]

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