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The Black Lizard
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: 江戸川乱歩, Ian Hughes, Mark Schreiber
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-01-01 - Publisher:

Two Golden Age classics from Japan's grand master of mystery. Edogawa Rampo (pseudonym of Hirai Taro, 1894-1965) is the acknowledged grand master of Japan's golden age of crime and mystery fiction. In the early part of his career, he created the Japanese gothic mystery, developing the work of Edgar Allan
The Haunted Bookstore - Gateway to a Parallel Universe (Light Novel) Vol. 3
Language: en
Authors: Shinobumaru
Categories: Young Adult Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-03-31 - Publisher: Seven Seas Entertainment

When Kaori learns that the young wife who lives next door will soon give birth, it should be a joyous occasion. But the mother-to-be leaves Kaori wondering about her own past. How in the world did she come to enter the spirit realm, all those years ago? And whatever became
Writing the Love of Boys
Language: en
Pages: 302
Authors: Jeffrey Angles
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher: U of Minnesota Press

A pioneering look at same-sex desire in Japanese modernist writing.
Lost Souls of Horror and the Gothic
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Elizabeth McCarthy, Bernice M. Murphy
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-24 - Publisher: McFarland

In recent years horror and gothic themes have penetrated mainstream popular culture in a manner unseen since the horror boom of the 1970s. Primetime television viewers who before might not have shown interest in such late-night fare now happily settle down after dinner to watch zombie or serial killer shows.
The Encyclopedia of Japanese Horror Films
Language: en
Pages: 422
Authors: Salvador Jimenez Murguía
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-07-29 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

The Encyclopedia of Japanese Horror Films covers virtually every horror film made in Japan from the past century to date. In addition to entries on productions, both major and modest, this encyclopedia also includes entries for notable directors, producers, and actors. Each film entry includes comprehensive details, situates the film