Published January 2003
by Renaissance Learning Inc .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
The true theme of the nineteenth-century fantastic tale is the reality of what we see: to believe or not to believe in phantasmagoric apparitions, to glimpse another world, enchanted or infernal, behind everyday appearances. from Calvino s introduction to Fantastic Tales Vampires, ghosts, and other horrors abound in this collection of nineteenth-century fantastic literature, selected and Cited by: 5. Fantastic Tales book. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Jack London’s fabled powers to entertain and enthrall are in full fo 4/5. Judging from Lawrence Venuti’s elegantly translated collection, Fantastic Tales, the answer is yes. — James Marcus, The New York Times Book Review. These stories are enjoyable to read simply for themselves, but they also illustrate a literary culture of notable fascination. The translations flow, yet retain the flavor of their period and. Archipelego Books’ repackaging of Fantastic Tales is an elegant square-ish volume more akin to a limited-edition poetry collection than a trade paperback. Its interior design bears a matching beauty. As a result, the “book as object” is as elegant to view as Venuti’s translation is to read.
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Until his death in at the age of 29, he poured out a stream of freakish and fervid stories that made him moderately famous — and definitively minor. Does I. U. Tarchetti deserve better? Judging from Lawrence Venuti's elegantly translated collection, "Fantastic Tales," the answer is yes." -James Marcus, The New York Times Book Review. Fantastic Tales of Nothing Paperback – Novem by Alejandra Green (Author), Fanny Rodriguez (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Kindle & comiXology "Please retry" $ — — Hardcover "Please retry" $ $Reviews: 1. Add a gift card to your order! Choose your denomination. The fabled tin dispatch box of Dr. John H. Watson opens to reveal eleven all-new tales of mystery and dark fantasy. Sherlock Holmes, master of deductive reasoning, confronts the irrational, the unexpected and the fantastic in the weird worlds of the Gaslight Grimoire. Gaslight Grimoire includes works by:Reviews: