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Terry Castle is Professor of English at Stanford University. She is the author of The Apparitional Lesbian (1993) and editor of the Oxford's forthcoming The Literature of Lesbianism: A Historical Anthology.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
English literature -- 18th century -- History and criticism.
Gothic revival (Literature) -- Great Britain.
Women and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Romanticism -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.
Invention (Rhetoric) -- History -- 18th century.
Sex (Psychology) in literature.
Supernatural in literature.
Femininity in literature.