artwork by Anne Yvonne Gilbert for The Folio Society’s edition of The Vampyre and Other Macabre Tales by John William Polidori
The House of the Seven Gables by Nathaniel Hawthorne; illustrated by Francis Mosley from The Folio Society
oldpaintings: Illustration for The Raven, 1882 by James Carling (English, 1857–1887)
Alejandra Acosta’s artwork for Angela Carter’s The Bloody Chamber (via Fabulantes and ¡Ah! Magazine)Angela Carter (1940-1992) photographed by Ken Sharp
hedgerowdevil: Chamber of Secrets: The Sorcery of Angela CarterNice Paris Review essay on Angela Carter’s fairy-tale inspired writing, in particular, the short story collection The Bloody Chamber. My cat is a snow queen …White as starlight, twiceAs cold.She eatsFor breakfast, hearts;For supper, northern lights.