Varma, Devendra P. Editor.
The Northanger Canon. 7 volume set edited by Devendra P. Varma. Each volume includes an extensive introduction by Varma. Volumes include the "horrid" novels that Catherine and Isabella discuss in Northanger Abbey. Set includes: Clermont, A Tale in Four Volumes by Regina Maria Roche. The Mysterious Warning, A German Tale in Four Volumes by Eliza Parsons. Horrid Mysteries, A Story Translated from the German of The Marquis of Grosse by Peter Will. The Orphan of the Rhine, A Romance by Eleanor Sleath. The Necromancer, or The Tale of the Black Forest, Founded on facts translated from the German of Lawrence Flammenberg by Peter Teuthold In Three Parts. The Midnight Bell, A German Story Founded on Incidents in Real Life in Three Volumes by Francis Lathom. The Castle of Wolfenbach, In Two Volumes by Eliza Parsons. Each volume has a glassine cover and a mylar cover. No box. All are in excellent condition. Previous owner signed first free endpaper of each volume with white ink against the black sheet. Folio. 1968. Complete set $385.00