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Scare Tactics

Supernatural Fiction by American Women

Scare Tactics( )
Author: Weinstock, Jeffrey Andrew
Publication Date:Sep 2008
Publisher:Fordham University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $80.00
Book Description:

Between the end of the Civil War and roughly 1930, hundreds of uncanny tales were published by women in the periodical press and in books. These include stories by familiar figures such as Edith Wharton, Harriet Beecher Stowe, and Charlotte Perkins Gilman, as well as by authors almost wholly unknown to twenty-first-century readers. In Scare Tactics, Jeffrey Weinstock identifies an important but overlooked tradition of supernatural writing by American women, making a strong case that...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / Women Authors
Literary Criticism / Horror & Supernatural
Literary Criticism / Gothic & Romance
Fiction / Ghost
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):8.9 x 6.1 x 0.9 Inches
Book Weight:1.031 Pounds

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