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LTCO 230: Literature & the Supernatural: Books (print or digital)

Selected Library Resources for LTCO 230

General Library Info

Sample Library of Congress Subject Headings

Subject Headings for Individual Authors/Directors and Specific Works

         (Notes: The title of a specific work is in its original language. Titles of literary works usually appear as a sub-heading under the author's name. Because films are more collaborative, the title of a film is usually the main heading, e.g. Nosferatu, below.)            

Bürger, Gottfried August, 1747-1794—Lenore

Coleridge, Samuel Taylor, 1772-1834—Christabel

Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832—Braut von Korinth

Marryat, Florence, 1837-1899. Blood of the Vampire

Nosferatu (Motion Picture: 1922)

Polidori, John William, 1795-1821—Vampyre

Stoker, Bram, 1847-1912. Dracula.

Subject Headings for Individual Authors/Directors

Herzog, Werner, 1942- -- Criticism and Interpretation

Hoffmann, E. T. A. (Ernst Theodor Amadeus), 1776-1822—Knowledge--Psychology

Le Fanu, Joseph Sheridan, 1814-1873—Criticism and Interpretation

Marie, de France, 12th Cent.—Fables  

Murnau, F. W. (Friedrich Wilhelm), 1888-1931

Guillaume de Palerne

William of Palerne (Legendary Character)—Romances

Sample Subject Headings for Broad Topics

English Fiction—[century]—History and Criticism--Bibliography

Fantasy Literature—Bibliography

Fantasy Literature—History and Criticism

Fantasy Films

Film Adaptations—History and Criticism

Gothic Literature

Gothic Fiction (Literary Genre)

Gothic Fiction (Literary Genre), English

Gothic Revival (Literature)—Great Britain

Horror in Literature

Horror Tales, German—History and Criticism

Mysticism in Literature



Supernatural in Art

Supernatural in Literature

Supernatural in Motion Pictures          


Vampires in Literature

Vampires on Television

Vampire Films—History and Criticism




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