By Tim Powers
Michael Crawford is compelled to escape whilst discovers his bride brutally murdered of their marriage ceremony mattress. but it isn't the revengeful townspeople he fears however the lethal include of the malignant spirit that's claiming him as her bridegroom.
Crawford won't go back and forth by myself; quickly he's aided by way of his fellow sufferers, the best poets of his day—Byron, Keats, and Shelley. jointly they embark upon a determined trip, crisscrossing Europe and scuffling with the vampiric fiend who seeks her final excitement of their ravaged our bodies and imperiled souls.
Telling a mystery background of ardour and terror, Tim Powers (The Anubis Gates, Declare, Three Days to Never) masterfully recasts the tragic lives of the Romantics right into a uniquely scary story. again in print for the 1st time considering the fact that 1994, this newly revised variation of The pressure of Her Regard will thrill either Powers lovers and beginners to this gripping Gothic travel de force.