The Resource Carmilla, (electronic resource)

Carmilla, (electronic resource)

Label
Carmilla
Title
Carmilla
Statement of responsibility
Joseph Sheridan LeFanu ; edited and introduced by Carmen Maria Machado
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Before Dracula, there was Carmilla-the first seductive vampire to haunt readers' imaginations This classic of Gothic horror follows Laura, a woman haunted by a girlhood dream of a beautiful visitor to her bedroom. Now, a decade later, Laura finds Carmilla, who appears to be her own age, on the side of the road after a carriage accident. The two recognize each other from the same childhood dream and become fast friends. Soon after, Laura begins to experience mysterious feelings and is once again haunted by nightmares. She finds Carmilla strangely irresistible and longs to be with her. But as the two friends grow closer, Laura's health begins to fail. It becomes apparent that her enchanting companion is harboring a sinister secret. To free herself from Carmilla's grasp, Laura and her family must fight for their lives. This ebook has been professionally proofread to ensure accuracy and readability on all devices
Summary
Costello-Sullivan (modern Irish literature, Le Moyne College) provides an edited scholarly edition of Irish gothic and mystery writer Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu's Carmilla. Intended for students of 19th-century Irish and British literature, this edition includes an introduction for students, four interdisciplinary essays, a glossary, biography, bibliography, and explanatory notes. Annotation ©2013 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Character
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10776785
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1814-1873
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Le Fanu, Joseph Sheridan
Dewey number
823.8
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vampires
  • Styria (Austria)
Target audience
adult
Label
Carmilla, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11554207
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781504001618
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11554207
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Carmilla, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11554207
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781504001618
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11554207
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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