The Moonstone Mass and Others

The Moonstone Mass and Others[Download] ➵ The Moonstone Mass and Others Author Harriet Prescott Spofford – Jobs-in-kingston.co.uk In , a twenty four year old author burst upon the American literary scene with a short story In the Cellar , which caused a sensation Although not a supernatural tale, it was followed in quick success In , Mass and PDF/EPUB Ã a twenty four year old author burst upon the American literary scene with a short story In the Cellar , which caused a sensation Although not a supernatural tale, it was followed in quick succession with two weird stories and the novel SIR ROHAN S GHOST, all of which earned Harriet Prescott comparisons with Matthew Monk Lewis, Nathaniel The Moonstone PDF/EPUB or Hawthorne, and Ann Radcliffe while there were those who, due to the rich Romanticism of her work, were ready to crown her as the successor to Edgar Allan Poe In , one critic predicted that Prescott would one day write the greatest novel by any American so far Today, however, Harriet Prescott Spofford s reputation rests mainly on a handful of Moonstone Mass and PDF/EPUB ë early tales, written before she was persuaded to abandon her inclination for the weird and uncanny, and focus instead on the New England regional tales which were so popular with late nineteenth century readers and publishers Jessica Amanda Salmonson has now rescued Spofford s weird tales and poems, collecting them all together into one volume a project which the author herself pursued in the last years of her life, but which came to nothing In addition, Salmonson has written a lengthy introduction, in which she draws on extensive research to examine the life and ghostly fiction of a woman who was, in her day, one of the most respected and popular authors in America.

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  • Hardcover
  • 183 pages
  • The Moonstone Mass and Others
  • Harriet Prescott Spofford
  • English
  • 03 March 2017
  • 1553100085