Studies in the Horror Film


One of the greatest and most influential horror films ever made, Nosferatu has been scaring audiences for over eighty years. The finest scholarship and background information on this classic has been collected into one massive, oversized hardcover volume with nearly a hundred stills and frame enlargements, the largest selection ever collected in one volume. Essays include virtually all of the great scholars of the horror film, including Lotte H. Eisner, Siegfried Kracuaer, Lane Roth, David J. Skal, Robin Wood, and many more, discussing every possible critical angle on Nosferatu.
       Bound in black and red cloth with a 2-color cloth slipcase. Translucent overlays, ribbon marker, limited to 500 copies. The signed copies, which were signed by David J. Skal, Gregory Waller, Thomas Elsaesser, Andrew Williams, Lane Roth, Judith Mayne, Robin Wood, Ira Konigsberg, Nina Auerbach, Lloyd Michaels, and Werner Herzog, are now sold out.

edition information

  • Limited to 300 copies.
  • With dozens of film stills.
  • Slipcase, ribbon marker, head and tail bands, three-piece cloth construction.
  • Original book price: $250.
  • Published December 2005.
  • ISBN 0-9712051-4-0.