One of Cleopatra's Nights and Other Fantastic Romances (Barnes & Noble Digital Library) - Theophile Gautier

One of Cleopatra's Nights and Other Fantastic Romances (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

By Theophile Gautier

  • Release Date: 2011-04-05
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature

Description

Containing fantasy, horror, and vampire fiction, One of Cleopatra’s Nights is a collection of passionate stories by Théophile Gautier, the master of the spectral. The title story captures the eternal horror of Egypt’s netherworld of catacombs; and the romantic vampire tale, “Clarimonde,” is included here along with other tales of sinister creatures and femme fatales.

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