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

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

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by Theophile Gautier
     
 

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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

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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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781411447790
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
04/05/2011
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
410
Sales rank:
1,031,473
File size:
333 KB

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Théophile Gautier (1811–1872) was a French poet and novelist. His finely sculpted verse influenced the symbolist poets. As a journalist in Paris, he became a leading art and theatre critic. His fiction gained a reputation for being alluring and tantalizing, and sometimes even horrifying.

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One of Cleopatra's Nights: And Other Fantastic Romances 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A wonderful collection of stories. Well-worth reading.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
There is no reason this should be a nookbook. I beg of u dont get this book, just click away, CLICK AWAY?