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Vathek

by William Beckford
Release date: 1786
Type: speculative fiction
Genres: fantasy, horror

Alternatively titled Vathek, an Arabian Tale or The History of the Caliph Vathek.

Beckford's Gothic novel, Vathek, an Arabian tale, was originally written in French when the author was 21. It is the story of Caliph Vathek, whose eye can kill at a glance, who makes a pact with the Devil, Eblis.

(updated 2017-01-16)

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