The Gnostic Religion dI might have given it 4 stars for the lovely writing but there were too many fatal women If I hadn t known he was a bachelor I have known he was a bachelor If I may put it that way When the gloves made of human skin first made their appearance in the titular story The Stone Dragon I knew I was going to love this book And I Computational Molecular Biology: An Algorithmic Approach (Computational Molecular Biology) did A lotIn this book you ll find ghostly tales Gothic tales many stories on the weird side but it also in my opinion has a nice Beaudelaire sort of feel a la Fleursu Mal an eeriness that reminds me of Poe
In Some Stories It some stories it reminded of the French contes cruels that I love so much since Gilchrist oesn t resort to contrived happy or expected endings Au
contraire his stories for the most part reflect the idea that love his stories for the most part reflect the idea that love life itself should termin. General Books publication ate 2009 Original publication ate 1894 Original Pu. E s the caveat it s efinitely Victorian meaning that it is not an easy read in terms of prose style Another thing anyone eciding to read this book strictly for its weirdness or hoping for shocking horror may be a bit isappointed There are stories that are supernatural in nature there is a lot of may be a bit isappointed There are stories that are supernatural in nature there is a lot of going on but for the
Most Part We Re Looking part we re looking the author tells us in no uncertain terms for that mingling of Passion and Death Going into it solely with the expectation of a few supernatural thrills is not the reason for picking up this book It s well beyond that and to label it as simply weird or horror oesn t begin to touch what s in hereFor readers who want in their reading of the strange and on t mind having to be patient with the prose the payoff is immeasurable her. N Classics Fiction Fantasy General Fiction Fantasy Epic Juvenile Fiction Horro. ,
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of excess bliss This sort of theme is played out time andexcess bliss This sort of theme is played out time and again along with another idea that permeates this book stated most clearly in the story Althea Swarthmoor He lets us know in case we haven t figured this out by the time we get to that tale that we are going to be talking aboutPassion and of Death and how they oft walk hand in hand togetherConsidering what happens repeatedly throughout this book it turns out to be one of the most morbid set of tales I ve ever encountered and the moment I finished I seriously wanted to read it all again The atmosphere is intense ark and
eerie to the point where once inside the book I idn tto the point where once inside the book I idn t to leave Honestly it s still haunting me and it s rare for me to encounter a book that will just not leave my head Now her. Blisher Methuen Subjects Fantasy fiction English Occult fiction English Fictio. Methuen Subjects Fantasy fiction English Occult fiction English Fictio.