ENG 171: The Gothic Novel
PRINT REFERENCE SOURCES
I. THE GOTHIC
Guide to the Gothic (Bibliography)
Ref Z5917 .G66 F7 1984
The English Gothic (Bibliography)
Ref Z2014 .H67 S66 1984
II. GENERAL DICTIONARIES & ENCYCLOPEDIAS
The Bedford Glossary of Critical...
Ref PN44.5 .M86
Literary Terms : a Dictionary
Ref PN44.5 .B334 1989
The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Literary Terms
Ref PN41 .C67 1990
Encyclopedia of the Novel
Ref PN41 .E487
Literature and its Times
Ref PN 50 .L574 1997
III. BRITISH LITERATURE
Cambridge Guide to Fiction in English
Ref PR821 .O97 1998
British Novelists, 1660-180
Ref PN451 .D5 vol. 39
British Romantic Novelists, 1789-1832
Ref PN451 .D5 vol. 116
The Oxford Companion to English Literature
Ref PR19 .D73 1995
Reader's Guide to Literature in English
Ref PR85 .R42 1996
The Cambridge Guide to Women's Writing in English
Ref PR111 .C353 1999
An Encyclopedia of British Women Writers
Ref PR111 .E54 1998
A Dictionary of British and American Women Writers
Ref PR113 .D5 1985
The Guide to Supernatural Fiction
Ref PN56.S8 B57 1983
Ref Z5917 .H65 H67 1990
Reference Guide to Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror
Ref z5917 .S36 B87 1992
The Complete Film Dictionary
Ref PN1993.45 .K66 1997
The New Historical Dictionary of the American Film Industry
Ref PN1993.5.U6 S539 1998
Encyclopedia of European Cinema
Ref PN1993.5.E8 V56 1995b
The Film Encyclopedia
Ref PN1993.45 .K34 1994
Films by Genre
Ref PN1998 .L63 1993
B. Reviews and Journal Literature
The New York Times Film Reviews
Ref PN1995 .N4
Film Review Annual
Ref PN1995 .F463
Film Literature Index
Ref Z5784 .M9 F45
C. Literature as Film
The Encyclopedia of Novels into Film
Ref PN1997.85 .T54 1998
Film as Literature, Literature as Film
Ref Z5784.M9 R66
The A-Z of Horror
Ref PN1995.9.H6 M3245
The Encyclopedia of Horror Movies
Ref PN1995.9.H6 M5 1986
Fantastic Cinema Subject Guide
Ref PN1995.9.F36 S46
Horror in Silent Films
Ref PN1995.9.H6 K46 1995
Encyclopedia of Television
Ref PN1992.I8 M874 1997
Television Cartoon Shows
Ref PN1992.8.A59 E74 1995
Les Brown's Encyclopedia of Television
Ref PN1992.18 .B7 1992
The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network TV Shows
Ref PN1992.18 .B68 1988
VII. COMICS/COMIC BOOKS
The World Encyclopedia of Comics
Ref PN6710 .W6 1999
The Encyclopedia of American Comics
Ref PN6725 .E64 1990
The World Encyclopedia of Cartoons
Ref NC1325 .W67 1980
THE LIBRARY CATALOG (Where to find BOOKS)
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Topic/Research Question: How is the "gothic" represented in today's American literature?
Search Statement: gothic and contemporary and american and literature
Horror tales, American--History and Criticism
Gothic revival (Literature)
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