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The Penny Dreadfuls: Tales of Horror: Dracula, Frankenstein, and the Picture of Dorian Gray

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"The penny dreadfuls were cheap nineteenth-century English stories that featured gothic, lurid, disturbing, and tantalizing content. These horror serials cost a penny per issue, hence their name: penny dreadfuls. The penny dreadfuls often paid homage to--and even inspired--many of the more famous narratives of the horror genre. This book unites three of the most notorious literary giants of the nineteenth century, all born of the penny dreadful tradition: Dracula, Frankenstein, and The Picture of Dorian Gray, all in one ...

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The Penny Dreadfuls: Tales of Horror: Dracula, Frankenstein, and the Picture of Dorian Gray
2015, Skyhorse Publishing

ISBN-13: 9781634501149

Hardcover

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