|Statement||by Rex A. Barrell.|
|LC Classifications||PR3757W2 Z57|
|The Physical Object|
|ISBN 10||0888870434, 0888870450|
The Gothic Life and Times of Horace Walpole. Two-hundred and fifty years ago, Horace Walpole published ‘The Castle of Otranto,’ a strange, campy book that’s widely considered to be the first Gothic novel. In real life, Walpole’s family was beset by tragedy and his life’s obsession was a Gothic castle called Strawberry Hill. Horace Walpole and France. New York: Carlton Press, ©(OCoLC) Named Person: Horace Walpole; Horace Walpole; Horace Walpole: Document Type: Book: All Authors / . Horace Walpole (–97) was an English writer, connoisseur, and collector best known for The Castle of Otranto, which was the first Gothic novel in English and among the earliest horror stories. He built the Gothic Revival mansion known as Strawberry Hill, and he was a committed writer of letters. Letters of Horace Walpole, Earl of Orford, to Sir Horace Mann: His Britannic Majesty's Resident at the Court of Florence, from to , Volume 3 Horace Walpole $ - $
The castle of Otranto [Walpole, Horace, Longa, Alba] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The castle of Otranto/5(). A brilliant essayist, historian, and letter-writer and a notable novelist, dramatist, and amateur antiquary, Horace (christened Horatio) Walpole (WAWL-pohl) was born in London on Septem The Castle of Otranto [Horace Walpole] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book was originally published prior to , and represents a reproduction of an important historical work/5(). The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Horace Walpole (Walpole, Horace, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article.. Walpole, Horace, The Castle of Otranto (Gutenberg text) Walpole, Horace, A Catalogue of the Royal and Noble Authors of England, Scotland and Ireland; With Lists of Their Works (enlarged and continued; 5 volumes.
Get this from a library! Horace Walpole () and France. [Rex A Barrell]. Horace Walpole () is one of the most interesting literary figures of the eighteenth century in Britain. He had his own printing press at his amazing home, called Strawberry Hill (about which more in a moment), which published some of his own writings, and he saw himself as an important contributor to the literary and artistic culture of his day. Historic Doubts on the Life and Reign of Richard the Third: Including the Supplement, Reply, Short Observations and Postscript by Horace Walpole and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at About this Item: Librairie de Firmin Didot frères, fils et Cie, Inconnu. In (12 x 18,5 cm), broché, pages, Tome 2 seul des "Lettres de la Marquise du Deffand à Horace Walpole écrites dans les années à , auxquelles sont jointes des lettres de Madame du Deffand à Voltaire écrites dans les années à , publiées d'après les originaux déposés à Strawberry.