Readers who desire a more general consideration of supernatural fiction in English or who wish to undertake further reading in other authors will find such information and guidance in the following books: Dorothy Scarborough's The Supernatural in Modern English Fiction ( Putnam's, 1917) was the pioneering study. See also the following more recent books: H. P. Lovecraft, Supernatural Horror in Literature ( Ben Abramson, 1945); Peter Penzoldt, the English Ghost Story of the Supernatural ( Peter Nevill, 1952); Jack Sullivan, Elegant Nightmares: The English Ghost Story from Le Fanu to Blackwood ( Ohio University Press, 1978); Julia Briggs, Night Visitors: The Rise and Fall of the English Ghost Story ( Faber, 1977).
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Publication information: Book title: Seven Masters of Supernatural Fiction. Contributors: Edward Wagenknecht - Author. Publisher: Greenwood Press. Place of publication: New York. Publication year: 1991. Page number: 202.
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