American gothic tales / edited by Joyce Carol Oates

Location:
Retrieving Holdings Information
Subjects: Horror tales, American
Gothic revival (Literature)--United States
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Plume, c1996
LC Classification: P, PS
Physical Description: viii, 544 p. ; 23 cm
Additional Authors: Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-
Notes: LCCN: 96026698
ISBN: 0452274893
"A William Abrahams book."
Contents: From Wieland, or The transformation -- The legend of sleepy hollow -- The man of adamant -- Young Goodman Brown -- The tartarus of maids -- The black cat -- The yellow wallpaper -- The romance of certain old clothes -- The damned thing -- Afterward -- The striding place -- Death in the woods -- The outsider -- A rose for Emily -- The lonesome place -- The door -- The lovely house -- Allal -- The reencounter -- In the icebound hothouse -- The enormous radio -- the veldt -- The Dachau shoe -- The approved -- Postcards from the Maginot Line -- Johnny Panic and the Bible of dreams -- In bed one night -- Schrödinger's cat -- The waterworks -- Shattered like a glass goblin -- Human moments in World War III -- The anatomy of desire -- Little things -- The temple -- Freniere -- A short guide to the city -- In the penny arcade -- The reach -- Exchange value -- Snow -- The last feast of Harlequin -- Time and again -- Replacements -- Spirit seizures -- Cat in glass -- The girl who loved animals -- Ursus traid, later -- The nuclear family: his talk, her teeth -- Subsoil
OCLC Number: 34943327
ISBN/ISSN: 0452274893