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Tales of terror: with an introductory dialogue

Collection Data

Lewis, M. G. (Matthew Gregory), 1775-1818 (Attributed name)
Bell, Joseph, fl. 1792-1824 (Publisher)
W. Bulmer and Co (Printer)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1801
Place: London
Publisher: Printed by W. Bulmer and Co. and sold by J. Bell, no. 148, Oxford-Street, opposite New Bond-Street
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: Pforz (Lewis, M. G.) (Tales of terror) copy 2
Lewis, M. G. (Matthew Gregory), 1775-1818
Gothic fiction (Literary genre)
Parodies, imitations, etc.
Content: Errata: p. [4], first set. Publisher's advertisements: p. [151].
Content: Once attributed to M.G. Lewis, Tales of Terror is now considered to be most likely a parody of his work (see R.D. Spector's The English gothic [Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1984], p. 164-165).
Content: Illustrations: Hand-colored frontispiece and two other hand-colored plate engravings by W. P. after B.; extra engraved title-page with vignette.
Physical Description
Extent: [4], 149, [3] pages, [4] leaves of plates :illustrations ;19 cm
With the ink ownership signature of William Wickham, 1815
Original blue boards with brown paper backstrip, spine-titling in ink; within bright yellow cloth clamshell case.
Type of Resource
Library of Congress Control Number: 53050857
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16041696
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ef6fc8a0-e7dc-0134-9791-2d379fef5cf6
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