Definition of Le Fanu, Joseph Sheridan in English:

Le Fanu, Joseph Sheridan

Line breaks: Jo¦seph Sheri|dan Le Fanu
Pronunciation: /ˈlɛfənjuː
, lə ˈfɑːnuː/
( 1814–73), Irish novelist. He is best known for his stories of mystery, suspense, and the supernatural, such as The House by the Churchyard (1861) and Uncle Silas (1864).

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