Keywords: gothic

The Dead Secret: A Novel

The Dead Secret: A Novel


Wilkie Collins

ISBN:
Year of publication: 2013

THE DEAD SECRET BOOK I. CHAPTER I. THE TWENTY-THIRD OF AUGUST, 1829. Will she last out the night, I wonder Look at the clock, Mathew. Ten minutes past twelve She has lasted the night out. She has lived, Robert, to see ten minutes of the new day. These words were spoken in the kitchen of a large country-house situated on the west coast of Cornwall. The speakers were two of the men-servants composing the establishment of Captain Treverton, an officer in the navy, and the eldest male representative ...

Keywords: Cornwall (England : County) -- Fiction Gothic fiction (Literary genre) Illegitimate children -- Fiction Inheritance and succession -- Fiction Mothers and daughters -- Fiction
The Asylum

The Asylum


John Harwood

ISBN: 9780544003293
Year of publication: 2013

Table of ContentsTitle Page Table of Contents Copyright Dedication Part One Georgina Ferrars Narrative Part Two Rosina Wentworth to Emily Ferrars Georgina Ferrars Journal Rosina Wentworth to Emily Ferrars Georgina Ferrars Journal continued Part Three Georgina Ferrars Narrative About the Author First U.S. edition 2013 Copyright 2013 by John HarwoodAll rights reservedFor information about permission to reproduce selections from this book, write to Permissions, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing ...

Keywords: Fiction Gothic Historical Suspense Thrillers