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Fantasmagoriana, ou, Recueil d'histoires d'apparitions de spectres, revenans, fantômes, etc.

Collection Data

Names
Schoell, Frédéric, 1766-1833 (Publisher)
Eyriès, J. B. B. (Jean Baptiste Benoît), 1767-1846 (Translator)
Bowen, Marjorie, 1888-1952 (Former owner)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1812
Place: Paris
Publisher: Chez F. Schoell ...
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: Pforz (Fantasmagoriana. 1812)
Topics
Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851 -- Books and reading
Shelley, Percy Bysshe, 1792-1822 -- Books and reading
Polidori, John William, 1795-1821 -- Books and reading
Ghost stories
Genres
Books
Notes
Statement of responsibility: traduit de l'allemand, par un amateur.
Statement of responsibility: "Un amateur" = Jean Baptiste Benoît Eyriès. Cf. Garside, P. Engl. novel 1770-1829, Vol. II, p. 390.
"No German original has been discovered." --Garside.
Biographical/historical: "In the Introduction to the 1831 edn. of her Frankenstein, Mary Shelley mentions that a reading of ... this work in the company of Byron, Polidori and Percy B. Shelley ... prompted their decision to write ghost stories." --Garside.
Physical Description
Extent: 2 v. (xiv, [2], 276 p.; [4], 303. [1] p.) 18 cm. (12mo)
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPG04-B4628
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15620394
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2bd5bd50-012d-0135-6b33-0516763b5db5
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