Vathek and other stories : a William Beckford reader / edited with an introduction by Malcolm Jack

Author(s): Beckford, William, 1760-1844
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Subjects: Fantasy fiction, English
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: London : Pickering, 1993
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: xxxviii, 314 p. ; 23 cm
Additional Authors: Jack, Malcolm, 1946-
Notes: LCCN: 94109361 //r95
ISBN: 185196049X :£39.95
Contents: The long story (known as The vision) -- Vathek, an Arabian tale -- Biographical memoirs of extraordinary painters -- Modern novel writing or the elegant enthusiast -- Azemia, a descriptive or sentimental novel -- Dreams, waking thoughts and incidents -- The journal of William Beckford in Portugal and Spain 1787-88 -- Italy, with sketches of Spain and Portugal -- Recollections of an excursion to the monasteries of Alcobaça and Batalha
OCLC Number: 30474339
ISBN/ISSN: 185196049X