Arthur Machen Summary

Everything you need to understand or teach Arthur Machen.

  • 3 Biographies
  • 16 Literature Criticisms
  • ...and more

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Biographies (3)

4,452 words, approx. 15 pages
Arthur Machen's long career was diverse in both interest and achievement. Beginning in the 1880s and 1890s as an aesthete, he later became a master of the horror tale, moved on to create almost single... Read more
1,608 words, approx. 6 pages
Arthur Machen's works cannot be classified as novels in the usual sense. The greatest body of his canon consists of essays and supernatural tales. The common chord, however, that runs throughout is th... Read more
2,886 words, approx. 10 pages
Not only is Arthur Machen remembered for his supernatural war story about Anglo-Saxon archers, "The Bowmen" (published in 1914 in The Evening News), and as an important influence on modern fantasy wri... Read more