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  • 1996
  • TV Show
  • TV-G

Series, films and documentaries from A&E's programming are shown as educational tools.

Nightmare! The Birth of Victorian Horror: Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

First Aired: October 27, 1999

“Nightmare: The Birth of Victorian Horror” recalls how Robert Louis Stevenson came to write his 1886 horror novel, “The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,” which was inspired by a series of nightmares and by a local businessman who was eventually unmasked as a thief. Included: Stevenson's destruction of his original novel at his wife's behest. Host: Christopher Frayling.

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  • Premiered: January 6, 1996
  • Rating: TV-G
  • Premise: Series, films and documentaries from A&E's programming are shown as educational tools. (more)

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