By Joseph Le Fanu

ISBN-10: 0815633114

ISBN-13: 9780815633112

Costello-Sullivan has compiled a student-friendly model of Sheridan Le Fanu’s 1872 vampire story, "Carmilla." This severe version comprises an creation by means of the editor, a timeline, a brief biographical caricature of the writer, a specific bibliography, and 4 unique, scholar-authored essays that explicate the novella for an undergraduate viewers. This paintings situates "Carmilla" inside of its Irish cultural milieu and treats the textual content as self-standing instead of as a precursor to Dracula.

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