Queen Victoria’s Book of Spells: An Anthology of Gaslamp Fiction

Neo-Victorian Anthology Filled with Delights and Wonders

Edited by Ellen Datlow and Terri Windling

Review by Malcolm R. Campbell

Readers who aren’t familiar with the term “gaslamp” learn in the editors’ preface that the term applies to “stories set in a magical version of the nineteenth-century” in parts of the world where “British culture has been, or remains, a dominant force.” Continue reading