Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu (27 books)


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Sheridan Le Fanu was born at No. 45 Lower Dominick Steet, Dublin, into a literary family of Huguenot origins. Both his grandmother Alicia Sheridan Le Fanu and his great-uncle Richard Brinsley Sheridan were playwrights. His niece Rhoda Broughton would become a very successful novelist. Within a year of his birth his family moved to the Royal Hibernian Military School in Phoenix Park, where his father,… (more)


A Stable for Nightmares

An Account of Some Strange Disturbances in Aungier Street

An Authentic Narrative of a Haunted House


by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu

Carmilla, publié en 1871, est le plus célèbre roman de l'écrivain irlandais Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu. L'œuvre est d'ailleurs l'un des romans gothiques et vampiriques les plus célèbres du genre tant les...


by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu

"Carmilla" is a Gothic novella by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu. First published in 1872, it tells the story of a young woman's susceptibility to the attentions of a female vampire named Carmilla. "Carmilla" predates...

Dickon the Devil

Ghost Stories of Chapelizod

Green Tea

Laura Silver Bell

Madam Crowl's Ghost and the Dead Sexton

Mr. Justice Harbottle

Schalken the Painter

Stories Of Lough Guir

The Child That Went With The Fairies

The Drunkard's Dream

The Evil Guest

The Familiar

The Ghost and the Bone-setter

The Haunted Baronet

The House by the Church-Yard

The Mysterious Lodger

The Room in the Dragon Volant

The Vision Of Tom Chuff

Ultor De Lacy: A Legend of Cappercullen

Uncle Silas

by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu

Uncle Silas is a Victorian Gothic mystery/thriller novel by the Anglo-Irish writer J. Sheridan Le Fanu. It is notable as one of the earliest examples of the locked room mystery subgenre. It is not a novel of...

Wicked Captain Walshawe, Of Wauling

Wylder's Hand