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In a glass darkly, Sheridan Le Fanu

Label
In a glass darkly
Title
In a glass darkly
Statement of responsibility
Sheridan Le Fanu
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a Glass Darkly collects together five short stories from gothic horror and mystery writer Sheridan Le Fanu. The book, published in 1872 a year before Le Fanu's death, is named from a passage in Corinthians which speaks of humankind perceiving the world "through a glass darkly." The stories are told from the posthumous writings of an occult detective named Dr Martin Hesselius. In Green Tea a clergyman is being driven mad by an evil demon that takes the ..
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TEFOD
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1814-1873
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Le Fanu, Joseph Sheridan
Dewey number
823/.8
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR4879.L7
LC item number
I5 2009eb
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Paranormal fiction
  • Paranormal fiction, English
  • Ireland
  • Paranormal fiction
  • Paranormal fiction, English
  • Ireland
Label
In a glass darkly, Sheridan Le Fanu
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title; Contents; GREEN TEA; Prologue -- Martin Hesselius, the German Physician; Chapter I -- Dr. Hesselius Relates how He Met the Rev. Mr. Jennings; Chapter II -- The Doctor Questions Lady Mary and She Answers; Chapter III -- Dr. Hesselius Picks Up Something in Latin Books; Chapter IV -- Four Eyes Were Reading the Passage; Chapter V -- Dr. Hesselius is Summoned to Richmond; Chapter VI -- How Mr. Jennings Met His Companion; Chapter VII -- The Journey: First Stage; Chapter VIII -- The Second Stage; Chapter IX -- The Third Stage; Chapter X -- Home; Conclusion -- A Word for Those who Suffer; THE FAMILIAR
  • PrologueChapter I -- Footsteps; Chapter II -- The Watcher; Chapter III -- An Advertisement; Chapter IV -- He Talks with a Clergyman; Chapter V -- Mr. Barton States His Case; Chapter VI -- Seen Again; Chapter VII -- Flight; Chapter VIII -- Softened; Chapter IX -- Requiescat; Postscript by the Editor; MR. JUSTICE HARBOTTLE; Prologue; Chapter I -- The Judge's House; Chapter II -- Mr. Peters; Chapter III -- Lewis Pyneweck; Chapter IV -- Interruption in Court; Chapter V -- Caleb Searcher; Chapter VI -- Arrested; Chapter VII -- Chief-Justice Twofold; Chapter VIII -- Somebody Has Got Into the House
  • Chapter IX -- The Judge Leaves His HouseTHE ROOM IN THE DRAGON VOLANT; Prologue; Chapter I -- On the Road; Chapter II -- The Inn-Yard of the Belle Étoile; Chapter III -- Death and Love Together Mated; Chapter IV -- Monsieur Droqville; Chapter V -- Supper at the Belle Étoile; Chapter VI -- The Naked Sword; Chapter VII -- The White Rose; Chapter VIII -- A Three Minutes' Visit; Chapter IX -- Gossip and Counsel; Chapter X -- The Black Veil; Chapter XI -- The Dragon Volant; Chapter XII -- The Magician; Chapter XIII -- The Oracle Tells Me Wonders; Chapter XIV -- Mademoiselle De La Vallière
  • Chapter XV -- Strange Story of the Dragon VolantChapter XVI -- The Parc of the Château De La Carque; Chapter XVII -- The Tenant of the Palanquin; Chapter XVIII -- The Churchyard; Chapter XIX -- The Key; Chapter XX -- A High-CauldCap; Chapter XXI -- I See Three Men in a Mirror; Chapter XXII -- Rapture; Chapter XXIII -- A Cup of Coffee; Chapter XXIV -- Hope; Chapter XXV -- Despair; Chapter XXVI -- Catastrophe; CARMILLA; Prologue; Chapter I -- An Early Fright; Chapter II -- A Guest; Chapter III -- We Compare Notes; Chapter IV -- Her Habits-A Saunter; Chapter V -- A Wonderful Likeness
  • Chapter VI -- A Very Strange AgonyChapter VII -- Descending; Chapter VIII -- Search; Chapter IX -- The Doctor; Chapter X -- Bereaved; Chapter XI -- The Story; Chapter XII -- A Petition; Chapter XIII -- The Woodman; Chapter XIV -- The Meeting; Chapter XV -- Ordeal and Execution; Chapter XVI -- Conclusion
Control code
593760106
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (627 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781775415282
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1911cc79-7be0-433a-8323-38f1d1c6d5d6
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)593760106
Label
In a glass darkly, Sheridan Le Fanu
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Title; Contents; GREEN TEA; Prologue -- Martin Hesselius, the German Physician; Chapter I -- Dr. Hesselius Relates how He Met the Rev. Mr. Jennings; Chapter II -- The Doctor Questions Lady Mary and She Answers; Chapter III -- Dr. Hesselius Picks Up Something in Latin Books; Chapter IV -- Four Eyes Were Reading the Passage; Chapter V -- Dr. Hesselius is Summoned to Richmond; Chapter VI -- How Mr. Jennings Met His Companion; Chapter VII -- The Journey: First Stage; Chapter VIII -- The Second Stage; Chapter IX -- The Third Stage; Chapter X -- Home; Conclusion -- A Word for Those who Suffer; THE FAMILIAR
  • PrologueChapter I -- Footsteps; Chapter II -- The Watcher; Chapter III -- An Advertisement; Chapter IV -- He Talks with a Clergyman; Chapter V -- Mr. Barton States His Case; Chapter VI -- Seen Again; Chapter VII -- Flight; Chapter VIII -- Softened; Chapter IX -- Requiescat; Postscript by the Editor; MR. JUSTICE HARBOTTLE; Prologue; Chapter I -- The Judge's House; Chapter II -- Mr. Peters; Chapter III -- Lewis Pyneweck; Chapter IV -- Interruption in Court; Chapter V -- Caleb Searcher; Chapter VI -- Arrested; Chapter VII -- Chief-Justice Twofold; Chapter VIII -- Somebody Has Got Into the House
  • Chapter IX -- The Judge Leaves His HouseTHE ROOM IN THE DRAGON VOLANT; Prologue; Chapter I -- On the Road; Chapter II -- The Inn-Yard of the Belle Étoile; Chapter III -- Death and Love Together Mated; Chapter IV -- Monsieur Droqville; Chapter V -- Supper at the Belle Étoile; Chapter VI -- The Naked Sword; Chapter VII -- The White Rose; Chapter VIII -- A Three Minutes' Visit; Chapter IX -- Gossip and Counsel; Chapter X -- The Black Veil; Chapter XI -- The Dragon Volant; Chapter XII -- The Magician; Chapter XIII -- The Oracle Tells Me Wonders; Chapter XIV -- Mademoiselle De La Vallière
  • Chapter XV -- Strange Story of the Dragon VolantChapter XVI -- The Parc of the Château De La Carque; Chapter XVII -- The Tenant of the Palanquin; Chapter XVIII -- The Churchyard; Chapter XIX -- The Key; Chapter XX -- A High-CauldCap; Chapter XXI -- I See Three Men in a Mirror; Chapter XXII -- Rapture; Chapter XXIII -- A Cup of Coffee; Chapter XXIV -- Hope; Chapter XXV -- Despair; Chapter XXVI -- Catastrophe; CARMILLA; Prologue; Chapter I -- An Early Fright; Chapter II -- A Guest; Chapter III -- We Compare Notes; Chapter IV -- Her Habits-A Saunter; Chapter V -- A Wonderful Likeness
  • Chapter VI -- A Very Strange AgonyChapter VII -- Descending; Chapter VIII -- Search; Chapter IX -- The Doctor; Chapter X -- Bereaved; Chapter XI -- The Story; Chapter XII -- A Petition; Chapter XIII -- The Woodman; Chapter XIV -- The Meeting; Chapter XV -- Ordeal and Execution; Chapter XVI -- Conclusion
Control code
593760106
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (627 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781775415282
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1911cc79-7be0-433a-8323-38f1d1c6d5d6
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)593760106

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