Book review of "The Rise of Supernatural Fiction, ..., 2002

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Title
Book review of "The Rise of Supernatural Fiction, 1762-1800" by E. J. Clery and "Contesting the Gothic : Fiction, Genre, and Cultural Conflict, 1764-1832." by James Watt.
Date
2002
Material Type
Book Review
Creator/Author
Weinstock, Jeffrey, Department of English Language and Literature
Publisher
International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts
Copyright
Copyright 2002 by International Association for the Fantastic in the Arts. This material is copyrighted, and any further reproduction or distribution is prohibited without the permission of the copyright owner.
Subject
Horror tales, English -- History and criticism; Gothic revival (Literature) -- Great Britain; English fiction -- History and criticism; Supernatural in literature; Literature and society -- Great Britain; Literature publishing -- Great Britain -- History; Ghost stories, English -- History and criticism; Politics and culture -- Great Britain; Romanticism -- Great Britain; Literary form -- History;
Description
Review of two books about English Gothic literature in the late 18th and early 19th centuries.
Source
Weinstock, Jeffrey. Book review of "The Rise of Supernatural Fiction, 1762-1800" by E.J. Clery and "Contesting the Gothic : Fiction, Genre, and Cultural Conflict, 1764-1832" by James Watt in The Journal of the Fantastic in the Arts, 12:2 (Spring 2002): 237-42.
Language
English
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