The Mysterious Hand; or, Subterranean Horrours!

The Mysterious Hand; or, Subterranean Horrours!❮EPUB❯ ✰ The Mysterious Hand; or, Subterranean Horrours! Author Augustus Jacob Crandolph – Oaklandjobs.co.uk The Mysterious Hand; or Subterranean Horrours 1811 is the story of two young lovers Theodore Dalbert and Julia Bolton and their attempts to escape the machinations of the diabolical Count Egfryd Egfry The Mysterious Hand; Hand; or, PDF/EPUB é or Subterranean Horrours is the story of two young lovers Theodore Dalbert and Julia Bolton and their attempts to escape the The Mysterious MOBI :¼ machinations of the diabolical Count Egfryd Egfryd one of the most remarkable villains in Gothic literature is a gifted athlete poet and inventor brilliant handsome charming Mysterious Hand; or, PDF Ì and ruthless Angered at Theodore's negative review of the his book of poems and enamoured of Julia Egfryd will stop at nothing to destroy his rival and possess the lovely maidenEgfryd's wild and improbable schemes include framing Theodore for murder attempting to rape Julia in a hot air balloon and finally imprisoning them both on a remote island rigged with gunpowder to blow them both to bits should they attempt to escape Can the two lovers avoid the snares of the wily Count or will they fall victim to his inveterate maliceA Gothic novel remarkable both for its rarity fewer than five copies are known to survive and its originality The Mysterious Hand is a lost gem that will be enjoyed by readers collectors and specialists of Gothic fiction And perhaps even surprising than its uniue plot are the modern views the author expresses on such issues as capital punishment criminal justice marriage and sexuality This edition includes a new introduction and notes by Caspar Wintermans as well as a reproduction of the title page of the first edition.