By Thelma S. Fenster,Norris J. Lacy,Thelma Fenster
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Paintings of Darkness is an bold try to describe the foundations governing Gothic literature. Ranging throughout 5 centuries of fiction, drama, and verse—including stories as varied as Horace Walpole's The fort of Otranto, Shelley's Frankenstein, Coleridge's The Rime of the traditional Mariner, and Freud's The Mysteries of Enlightenment—Anne Williams proposes 3 new premises: that Gothic is "poetic," no longer novelistic, in nature; that there are parallel Gothic traditions, female and male; and that the Gothic and the Romantic symbolize a unmarried literary culture.
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