The bloody chamber - Gothic landscape and setting quotes

The Snow Child
"Midwinter - invincible, immaculate... the whole world was white
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The Erl King
"these vertical bars of a brass-coloured distillations of light" - anamorphic illusions
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The lady in the house of love
"the clammy chill of the place" and "the dark entrails of the mansion"
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The Bloody Chamber
"the faery solitude of the place" and "a mysterious, amphibious place" and "the thick glass distorted their fat stems so they looked like arms, dismembered arms, drifting and drowning in the greenish water."
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The courtship of mr lyon
"the prisms were wreathed with drifting arabesques of cobwebs"
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Other cards in this set

Card 2

Front

"these vertical bars of a brass-coloured distillations of light" - anamorphic illusions

Back

The Erl King

Card 3

Front

"the clammy chill of the place" and "the dark entrails of the mansion"

Back

Preview of the back of card 3

Card 4

Front

"the faery solitude of the place" and "a mysterious, amphibious place" and "the thick glass distorted their fat stems so they looked like arms, dismembered arms, drifting and drowning in the greenish water."

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

"the prisms were wreathed with drifting arabesques of cobwebs"

Back

Preview of the back of card 5

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