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Classic Gothic Literature
The Castle of Otranto - best Gothic novel ever.
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The Castle of Otranto
Fiction & The Writer
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The Castle of Otranto (1764) by Penguin Classics
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Considered one of the first Gothic novels, if not THE first, Horace Walpole's The Castle of Otranto is a classic from eighteenth century England. Here you will find information on the author and his infamous novel.
The Castle of Otranto by Horace Walpole
Books I have read in 2012
The Castle of Otranto: Horace Walpole
BBC Article: 'The Castle of Otranto: The creepy tale that launched gothic fiction' Article all about the history of the Gothic. Good overview and introduction.