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Vathek ; with, The episodes of Vathek

by William Beckford

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Published by Broadview Press in Peterborough, Ont, Orchard Park, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arab countries,
  • Middle East
    • Subjects:
    • Arab countries -- Fiction,
    • Middle East -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 394-397).

      Other titlesEpisodes of Vathek.
      StatementWilliam Beckford ; edited by Kenneth W. Graham ; translations by Sir Frank T. Marzials and Kenneth W. Graham.
      GenreFiction, Fiction.
      SeriesBroadview literary texts
      ContributionsGraham, Kenneth W., Marzials, Frank T. Sir, 1840-1912., Beckford, William, 1760-1844.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPQ1957.B29 V313 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination397 p. :
      Number of Pages397
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3658058M
      ISBN 101551112817
      LC Control Number2002513029

        Versions of Vathek include: Vathek, 3rd edition, annotated, (transcription project) Vathek, with introduction, (external scan) Create a book; Download as PDF; Printable version; In other languages Français; Edit links. This page was last edited on 7 May , at Vathek Vathek (VAH-tehk), an Arabian sultan, a man addicted to sensory pleasures who indulges in black Giaour gives him the key to the dark kingdom in response to human sacrifices. He.

      Vathek - Gratification from Despair (Lyric Video) 2. Vathek - Exsanguination Asphyxiation. 1. See All. Photos. See All. See More. Vathek was once one of Phobos' biggest supporters in Meridan. But, he started secretly working for Caleb and the resistance as a spy in Phobos' ranks. Vathek is kind and loving, but can act mean when needed using his powers of intimidation to his advantage. Vathek is also extremely loyal (espeically in the TV Show) to Caleb risking his own life and freedom to pass on the message that his.

      The first French edition, titled simply as Vathek, was published in December (postdated ). In the twentieth century some editions include The Episodes of Vathek (Vathek et ses épisodes), three related tales intended by Beckford to be so incorporated, but omitted from the original edition and published separately long after his death. The Online Books Page. Online Books by. William Beckford (Beckford, William, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article.. Beckford, William, Dreams, Waking Thoughts, and Incidents, in a Series of Letters From Various Parts of Europe (Gutenberg text and illustrated HTML) Beckford, William, The Episodes of Vathek (in English and.


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William Beckford's Vathek is a touchstone of eighteenth-century Orientalism and of the Gothic novel. Beckford's later work, The Episodes of Vathek, shares Vathek's irreverent and decadent style, and an edition that unites the two has long been overdue/5.

This book actually consists of material William Beckford wrote for inclusion in VATHEK (which I reviewed in Three Gothic Novels: The Castle of Otranto, Vathek, The Vampyre, and a Fragment of a Novel) (you can even tell at which point, late in the novel, it would have been inserted).But this never happened (for a number of reasons) and while scholars knew these "episodes" were written, they /5.

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William Beckford’s Vathek is a touchstone of eighteenth-century Orientalism and of the Gothic novel. Beckford’s later work, The Episodes of Vathek, shares Vathek’s irreverent and decadent style, and an edition that unites the two has long been Broadview edition includes a newly discovered early version of the first episode, never before in print, that centres on male-male.

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Beckford's later work, The Episodes of Vathek, shares Vathek's irreverent and decadent style, and. About this book This is the long-wanted essential modern edition of William Beckford’s Vathek with the Episodes of Vathek. The text of this edition is a new translation by the leading Beckford specialist.

It corrects many earlier errors and presentations of Beckford’s great novel. Cloth. Condition: Fine. No Jacket. This work is the biography of the author William Beckford who is remembered best for his strange Oriental fantasy "Vathek." This work includes "Episodes of Vathek," the curious companionpieces to "Vathek," and has an added introduction and bibliography.

Footnotes and bibliography are included. Vathek and it's episodes is an outstanding many-voiced book (a feature typical of the gothic genre) showing, notwithstanding, real coherence, while Vathek alone is a much lesser achievement. It definitely ought to be mentionned here.

Fair use rationale for Image:   This is NOT the book Vathek by William Beckford. It is the later "The Episodes of Vathek", three related Gothic short stories. While not the book I actually expected, the stories were still entertaining and well-written. Just don't buy this if you want to read the story of Vathek s: The (revised ) Oxford World Classics Editions of Beckford's 'Vathek' of is almost exhaustingly as well as exhaustively scholarly with not only the final text as the basis of the book but a full range of notes from the work is quite slight in many ways but it has to be granted its originality as a quasi-Gothic.

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Looking for books by William Beckford? See all books authored by William Beckford, including Vathek, and Three Gothic Novels: The Castle of Otranto, Vathek, The Vampyre, and a Fragment of a Novel, and more on Vathek, Gothic novel by William Beckford, published in Considered a masterpiece of bizarre invention and sustained fantasy, Vathek was written in French in and was translated into English by the author’s friend the Rev.

Samuel Henley, who published it anonymously, claiming in the preface that the novel was his own translated from an Arabic original.Beckford's Gothic novel, Vathek, an Arabian tale, was originally written in French when the author was twenty-one. It is the story of Caliph Vathek, whose eye can kill .