Research and Reference Guides

General Studies


ALBERT, Walter and Doug HIGHSMITH. “Fantasy and Horror Art and Illustration.” Fantasy and Horror: A Critical and Historical Guide to Literature, Illustration, Film, TV, Radio, and the Internet .Ed. Neil Barron. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 1999. 573-618. [GGIII: 0001].
ASHLEY, Mike. “Reference Sources: Biography, Autobiography, and Bibliography, Criticism, Indexes, and General Reference, Periodicals, Societies and Organizations, Awards and Research Collections." Horror Literature: A Core Collection and Reference Guide. New York: R.R. Bowker, 1981. 455-500. [GGI: 0001].
BARRON, Neil. “General Reference Books.” Horror Literature: A Reader’s Guide. New York: Garland Publishing, 1990. 335-346. [GGII: 0003].
BARRON, Neil and Michael E. STAMM. “Listings; Best Books; I. The Early and Later Gothic Traditions, 1764-1896.” Fantasy and Horror: A Critical and Historical Guide to Literature, Illustration, Film, Radio, and the Internet. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow, 1999. 658. [GGIII: 0009].
BARRON, Neil and Michael E. STAMM. “Reference Sources and Online Resources." Fantasy and Horror: A Critical and Historical Guide to Literature, Illustration, Film, TV, Radio, and the Internet. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 1998. 435-51. [GGIII: 0008].
BARRON, Neil, ed. Fantasy and Horror: A Critical and Historical Guide to Literature, Illustration, Film, TV, Radio, and the Internet. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 1999. [GGIII: 0006].
BARRON, Neil, ed. Horror Literature: A Reader’s Guide. New York: Garland Publishing, 1990. [GGII:0001].
BARRON, Neil. “Fantasy and Horror Literature in Libraries.” Fantasy and Horror: A Critical and Historical Guide to Literature, Illustration, Film, TV, Radio, and the Internet. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 1998. 429-34. [GGIII: 0007].
BARRON, Neil. “Fantasy and Horror and Libraries." Horror Literature: A Reader’s Guide. New York: Garland Publishing, 1990. 317-346. [GGII: 0002].
BLAKEY, Dorothy. The Minerva Press, 1790-1820. London: Oxford Press for the Bibliographical Society, 1939. [GGI: 0003].
BLEILER, E.F. The Checklist of Science Fiction and Supernatural Fiction. Glenrock, NJ: Firebell Books, 1978. [GGI: 0004].
BLEILER, E.F., ed. Supernatural Fiction Writers. 2 vols. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1985.[GGII: 0004].
BLOOM, Clive. Gothic Horror: A Reader’s Guide from Poe to King and Beyond. New York: St. Martin’s Press, 1998. [GGIII: 0013].
BRAUCHLI, Jakob. Der Englische schauerroman um achtzehnjahrhundert: Unter Berücksichtigung der unbekannten Bücher; Ein Beitrag sur Geschichte der Volksliteratur. Weida, Germany: Thomas und Hubert, 1928. [The English Gothic Novel Around the Year 1800: Together with a Consideration of the Unknown Texts; A Contribution to the History of Popular Literature].[GGI: 0006].
BROWN, C.N. and William G. CONTENTO. SF, Fantasy and Horror: A Comprehensive Bibliography of Books and Short Fiction Published in the English Language. Oakland, CAQ: Locus Press, 1987-1989.[GGII: 0005].
BURGESS, Michael and Lisa R. BARTLE. Reference Guide to Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror. Westport, CT: Libraries Unlimited, 2002. [GGIII: 0017].
BURGESS, Michael. Reference Guide to Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror. Englewood, CO: Libraries Unlimited, 1992.[GGII: 0006].
CARPENTER, Lynette and Wendy KOLMAR. Ghost Stories by British and American Women: A Selected Annotated Bibliography. New York: Garland Publishing, 1998. [GGIII: 0018].
CHRISTOPHER, Joe R. “A Gothic and Dark Fantasy Checklist.” NIEKAS 45: Essays on Dark Fantasy. Center Harbor, NH: Niekas Publications, 1998. [GGIII: 0019]. 113-17.
CRAWFORD, Gary W. “The Modern Masters: 1920-1980.” Horror Literature: A Core Collection and Reference Guide. New York: R.R. Bowker, 1981. 276-369. [GGI:0007].
CRAWFORD, Gary W., Frederick S. FRANK, Benjamin Franklin FISHER IV, and Kent P. LJUNGQUIST. The 1980 Bibliography of Gothic Studies. Baton Rouge, LA: Gothic Press, 1983. [GGII: 0007].
D’ARCH SMITH, Timothy. A Bibliography of the Works of Montague Summers. London: Nicholas Vane, 1984. [GGI: 0007A].
DENLON, Michelle. “Repéres chronologiques et bibliographiques.” Europe: Revue Litéraire Mensuelle 659 (1984): 147-149. [Chronological and Bibliographical Landmarks]. [GGII: 0008].
DZIEMIANOWICZ, Stefan. “Contemporary Horror Fiction, 1990-1998” (199-343). In Fantasy and Horror: A Critical and Historical Guide to Literature, Illustration, Film, TV, Radio, and the Internet. Ed. Neil Barron. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 1999. [GGIII: 0024].
ENG, Steve. “Fantasy and Horror Poetry.” Fantasy and Horror: A Critical and Historical Guide to Literature, Illustration, Film, TV, Radio, and the Internet. ed. Neil Barron. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 1999. 415-28. [GGIII: 0026].
ENG, Steve. “Supernatural Verse in English.” Horror Literature: A Core Collection and Reference Guide. New York: R.R. Bowker, 1981. 401-452. [GGI: 0008].
FISHER, Benjamin Franklin IV. “Ancilla to the Gothic Tradition: A Supplementary Bibliography.” American Transcendental Quarterly 30 (1976): 22-36.[GGI: 0009].
FISHER, Benjamin Franklin IV. “The Residual Gothic Impulse: 1824-1873.” Horror Literature: A Core Collection and Reference Guide. New York: R.R. Bowker, 1981. 176-220. [GGI: 0010].
FISHER, Benjamin Franklin IV. The Gothic’s Gothic: Study Aids to the Tale of Terror. New York: Garland Publishing, 1987. [GGII: 0009].
FRANK, Frederick S. “The Gothic Novel: A Check List of Modern Criticism.” Bulletin of Bibliography 30 (1973): 45-54.[GGI: 0011].
FRANK, Frederick S. Guide to the Gothic III: An Annotated Bibliography of Criticism, 1994-2003. 2Vols. Lanham, MD, Toronto, Oxford: Scarecrow Press, 2005. [GGIV: 0000].
FRANK, Frederick S. Guide to The Gothic: An Annotated Bibliography of Criticism. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1984. [GGII: 0010].
FRANK, Frederick S. Montague Summers: A Bibliographical Portrait. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1988. [GGII: 0013].
FRANK, Frederick S. “The Gothic Novel: A Second Bibliography of Criticism.” Bulletin of Bibliography 35 (1978): 1-14, 52. [GGI: 0013].
FRANK, Frederick S. Through the Pale Door: A Guide to and Through the American Gothic. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1990. [GGII: 0016].
FRANK, Frederick S. “Montague Summers: A Bibliographical Portrait.” Bulletin of Bibliography 45 (1988): 167-178. [GGII: 0014].
FRANK, Frederick S. “The Early and Later Gothic Traditions, 1762-1896.” Fantasy and Horror: A Critical and Historical Guide to Literature, Illustration, Film, TV, Radio, and the Internet. Ed. Neil Barron. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 1999. 5-44. [GGIII: 0044].
FRANK, Frederick S. “The Early Gothic, 1762-1824.” Horror Literature: A Reader’s Guide. New York: Garland Publishing, 1990. 3-57. [GGII: 0017].
FRANK, Frederick S. “The Gothic Romance: 1762-1820.” Horror Literature: A Core Collection and Reference Guide. New York: R.R. Bowker, 1981. 3-175. [GGI: 0016].
FRANK, Frederick S. “The Masks of Summers.” The Scriblerian and the Kit-Kats 23 (1990): 1-5. [GGII: 0015].
FRANK, Frederick S. Gothic Fiction: A Masterlist of Criticism and Research. Westport, CT: Meckler, 1987.[GGII: 0012].
FRANK, Frederick S. Guide to the Gothic II: An Annotated Bibliography of Criticism, 1983-1993. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 1995. [GGIII: 0043].
FRANK, Frederick S. The First Gothics: A Critical Guide to the English Gothic Novel. New York: Garland Publishing, 1987. [GGII: 0011].
FRANK, Frederick S., Gary W. CRAWFORD, Benjamin Franklin FISHER IV.“The 1978 Bibliography of Gothic Studies.” Gothic: The Review of Supernatural Horror Fiction 1 (1979): 65-67.[GGI: 0014].
FRANK, Frederick S., Gary W. CRAWFORD, Benjamin Franklin FISHER IV.“The 1979 Bibliography of Gothic Studies.” Gothic: The Review of Supernatural Horror Fiction 2 (1980): 48-52. [GGI: 0015].
FRANK, Frederick S., Jack VOLLER, and Douglass THOMSON, eds. Gothic Writers: A Critical and Bibliographical Guide. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2002. [GGIII: 0045].
GARSIDE, Peter. “Romantic Gothic." Literature of the Romantic Period: A Bibliographical Guide. ed. Michael O’Neill. Oxford: Clarendon Press; New York: Oxford University Press, 1998. 315-40. [GGIII: 0046].
HAHN, H. George and Carl BEHM III. The Eighteenth Century British Novel and Its Background: An Annotated Bibliography and Guide to Topics. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1985. [GGII: 0018].
HAWKINS, Jean. “Ghost Stories and Tales of the Supernatural.” Bulletin of Bibliography 5 (1909): 142-145; 168-171. [GGI: 0019].
HENDERSON, Lesley. Twentieth Century Romance and Historical Writers, preface Kay Mussell. Chicago & London: St. James Press, 1990.[GGII: 0019].
HOGLE, Jerrold E., ed. Gothic Literature: A Gale Critical Companion. 3 Vols. Farmington Hills, MI: Thomson/Gale, 2006. [GGIV: 0000].
HUBIN, Allen J. The Bibliography of Crime Fiction: 1749-1975. Listing All Mystery, Detective, Suspense, Police, and Gothic Fiction in Book Form Published in the English Language. Del Mar, CA: Publishers, 1979.[GGI: 0020].
HUBIN, Allen J. 1981-1985 Supplement to Crime Fiction, 1749-1980 . New York: Garland Publishing, 1988.[GGII:0020].
JONES, Steve & Kim NEWMAN. Horror: The 100 Best Books. intro. Ramsey Campbell. New York: Carroll & Graf, 1988. [GGII: 0021].
JOSHI, S.T. & Stefan DZIEMIANOWICZ. Supernatural Literature of the World: An Encyclopedia. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2005. [GGIV: 0000].
JOSHI, S.T. Icons of Horror and the Supernatural. 2 vols. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2006. [GGIV: 0000].
JUSTICE, Keith L. Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Reference: An Annotated Bibliography of Works About Literature and Film. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 1989. [GGII:0022].
KRATZ, Dennis. “Teaching Fantasy and Horror Literature. Fantasy and Horror: A Critical and Historical Guide to Literature, Illustration, Film, TV, Radio, and the Internet. ed. Neil Barron. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 1999. 619-32. [GGIII: 0054].
LÉVY, Maurice. “English Gothic and the French Imagination: A Calendar of Translations.” The Gothic Imagination: Essays in Dark Romanticism. Ed. G.R. Thompson. Pullman, WA: Washington State University Press, 1974. 150-176. [GGI: 0022].
LÉVY, Maurice. “Bibliographie chronologique du roman ‘gothique’ 1764-1824.” Le Roman ‘gothique’ anglais, 1764-1824. Toulouse, France: Association de Publications de la Faculté des Lettres et Sciences Humaines de Toulouse, 1968. 684-708. [GGI:0021].
LE TELLIER, Robert Ignatius. “The Gothic Novel.” A Bibliography of the English Novel From the Restoration to the French Revolution: A Checklist of Sources and Critical Materials, With Particular Reference to the Period 1660 to 1740. Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen, 1995; Salzburg, Austria: Institut für Anglistik und Amerikanistik Universität Salzburg, 1994. 97-110. [GGIII: 0055].
MAGILL, Frank N., ed. Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature. 5 vols. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Salem Press, 1983. [GGII:0023].
MAYO, Robert D. The English Novel in the Magazines, 1740-1815: With a Catalogue of 1,375 Magazine Novels and Novelettes. Evanston, IL: Northwestern University Press, 1963. [GGI: 0023].
MCGUIRE, Karen. “Gothicism." Encyclopedia of Romanticism: Culture in Britain, 1780s-1830s. Ed. Laura Dabundo. New York: Garland Publishing, 1992. 239-43. [GGIII: 0061].
MCNUTT, Dan J. The Eighteenth-Century Gothic Novel: An Annotated Bibliography of Criticism and Selected Texts. Foreword Devendra P. Varma and Maurice Lévy. New York: Garland Publishing, 1974. [GGI:0025].
MIALL, David S. “Gothic Fiction.” A Companion to Romanticism. Ed. Duncan Wu. Oxford: Blackwell, 1998. 345-54. [GGIII: 0063].
MORRISON, Michael A. “Author Studies.” Horror Literature: A Reader’s Guide. New York: Garland Publishing, 1990. 385-425. [GGII: 0025].
MORRISON, Michael A. “History and Criticism.” Horror Literature: A Reader’s Guide. New York: Garland Publishing, 1990. 347-384. [GGII: 0024].
MULVEY-ROBERTS, Marie, ed. The Handbook to Gothic Literature. New York: New York University Press, 1998. [GGIII: 0066].
MUSSELL, Kay J. Women’s Gothic and Romantic Fiction: A Reference Guide. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1981. [GGI:0027].
MUSSELL, Kay J. “Gothic Novels.” Handbook of American Popular Culture. Ed. M. Thomas Inge. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1978. 151-169. [GGI:0026].
MUSSELL, Kay J. “Gothic Novels.” Handbook of American Popular Culture. Ed. M. Thomas Inge. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1988. 157-169. [GGII: 0026].
NEILSON, Keith. “Contemporary Horror Fiction, 1950-1988.” Horror Literature: A Reader’s Guide. New York: Garland Publishing, 1990. 160-326. [GGII: 0027].
PRINGLE, David, ed. St. James Guide to Horror, Ghost and Gothic Writers. Detroit: St. James Press, An Imprint of Gale, 1998. [GGIII: 0071].
RADCLIFFE, Elsa J. Gothic Novels of the Twentieth Century: An Annotated Bibliography. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1979. [GGI:0028].
RICHTER, David H. “The Gothic Impulse: Recent Studies.” Dickens Studies Annual 11 (1983): 279-311.[GGII:0028].
SAGE, Victor. “Gothic Novel.” Encyclopedia of the Novel. Ed. Paul Schellinger. Chicago: Fitzroy Dearborn, 1998. 497-501. [GGIII: 0075].
SMITH, Andrew. Gothic Literature . Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2007. [GGGGIV : 0000].
SNODGRASS. Mary Ellen. The Encyclopedia of Gothic Literature: The Essential Guide to the Lives and Works of Gothic Writers. New York: Facts on File, 2005. [GGIV: 0000].
SPECTOR, Robert D. The English Gothic: A Bibliographic Guide to Writers from Horace Walpole to Mary Shelley. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1984. [GGII: 0030].
SPEHNER, Norbert. Écrits sur le fantastique: Bibliographie analytique des études and essais sur le fantastique publiés entre 1900 et 1985 (littérature/cinema/art fantastique). Longueuil, Quebec: Le Préambule, 1986. [GGIII: 0077].
STABLEFORD, Brian. “Early Modern Horror Fiction, 1825-1899” (93-159).In Horror Literature: A Reader’s Guide. New York: Garland Publishing, 1990. [GGII: 0032].
STABLEFORD, Brian. “Early Modern Horror Fiction, 1897-1949.” Fantasy and Horror: A Critical and Historical Guide to Literature, Illustration, Film, TV, Radio, and the Internet. Ed. Neil Barron. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 1999. 103-38. [GGIII: 0080].
STABLEFORD, Brian. “The Later Gothic Tradition, 1825-1896” (58-92).In Horror Literature: A Reader’s Guide. New York: Garland Publishing, 1990. [GGII: 0031].
STOLER, John A. “One Hundred Years of English Gothic Fiction from Walpole’s Castle of Otranto (1764) to Le Fanu’s Uncle Silas (1864): A Selected Annotated Bibliography of Criticism.” Erasmus Microfilm Series, 1975. [GGI: 0032].
STREETER, Harold W. “The Gothic Romance in France: Walpole, Reeve, Lewis, Radcliffe.” The Eighteenth-Century English Novel in French Translation. New York: B. Blom, 1970. 63-78. [GGI: 0033].
STUPRICH, Michael ed. Horror. San Diego, Ca: Greenhaven Press, 2001. [GGIII: 0083].
SULLIVAN, Jack. “Psychological, Antiquarian, and Cosmic Horror, 1872-1919.” Horror Literature: A Core Collection and Reference Guide. New York: R.R. Bowker, 1981. 221-275. [GGI: 0034].
SULLIVAN, Jack. The Penguin Encyclopedia of Horror and the Supernatural. Baltimore: Penguin, 1986.[GGII: 0033].
SUMMERS, Montague. A Gothic Bibliography. London: Fortune Press, 1941; Rpt. New York: Russell & Russell, 1964. [GGI: 0035].
SUTHERLAND, John. “The Novel: Gothic.” A Companion to Romanticism. Ed. Duncan Wu. Oxford, UK and Malden, Ma: Blackwell, 1998. 333-37. [GGIII: 0087].
THOMSON, Douglass H., Jack G. Voller and Frederick S. Frank, eds. Gothic Writers: A Critical and Bibliographic Guide. Westport: Greenwood Press, 2002.
THOMSON, Douglass. “Gothic Fiction.” The Greenwood Guide to American Popular Culture. Eds. M. Thomas Inge and Dennis Hall. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2002. 779-808. [GGIII: 0088].
TRACY, Ann B. The Gothic Novel 1790-1830: Plot Summaries and Index to Motifs. Lexington, KY: University Press of Kentucky, 1981. [GGI: 0036].
TYMN, Marshall B., ed. Horror Literature: A Core Collection and Reference Guide. New York: R.R. Bowker, 1981. [GGI: 0037].
TYMN, Marshall B.. “Critical Studies in Horror Literature: A Selected Annotated Bibliography.” Discovering Modern Horror Fiction. Ed. Darrell Schweitzer. Mercer Island, WA: Starmont House, 1985. 137-145. [GGII: 0034].
UNSIGNED. Had I but known, I would have had a clue: Mystery, Suspense, and Gothic Books for Kids: An Annotated Bibliography . Berkeley: The Association of Children’s Librarians of Northern California, 2002. [GGIII: 0091].
WAKE, Paul, Steve ANDREWS & Ariel ANDREWS. Waterstone’s Guide to Sf, Fantasy, and Horror. London: Waterstone’s, 1998. [GGIII: 0092].
WEINBERG, Robert. “The Horror Pulps 1933-1940.” Horror Literature: A Core Collection and Reference Guide. New York: R.R. Bowker, 1981. 370-397. [GGI: 0038].
WEST, Richard C., Fiona KELLEGHAN, and Michael A. MORRISON, “Author Studies.” Fantasy and Horror: A Critical and Historical Guide to Literature, Illustration, Film, TV, Radio, and the Internet. Ed. Neil Barron. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 1999. 471-527. [GGIII: 0094].
WINTER, Douglas E. Shadowings: The Reader’s Guide to Horror Fiction, 1981-1982. Mercer Island, WA: Starmont House, 1983. [GGII: 0035].
WISKER, Gina. Horror Fiction: An Introduction. New York & London: Continuum, 2005. [GGIV: 0000].
WOLF, Leonard. Horror: A Connoisseur’s Guide to Literature and Film. New York: Facts on File, 1989.[GGII: 0036].
WOLFE, Gary K. “History and Criticism." Fantasy and Horror: A Critical and Historical Guide to Literature, Illustration, Film, TV, Radio, and the Internet. Ed. Neil Barron. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 1999. 453-70. [GGIII: 0097].
WRIGHT, Angela & Nicholas TREDELL. Gothic Fiction. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007. [GGIV: 0000].