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A Sicilian Romance
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Oxford Univ Pr
Publication date December 15, 2008
Pages 209
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780199537396
ISBN-10 0199537399
Dimensions 0.50 by 5 by 7.50 in.
Weight 0.40 lbs.
Published in Great Britain
Original list price $11.95
Other format details university press
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Amazon.com description: Product Description: In A Sicilian Romance (1790) Ann Radcliffe began to forge the unique mixture of the psychology of terror and poetic description that would make her the great exemplar of the Gothic novel, and the idol of the Romantics. This early novel explores the cavernous landscapes and labyrinthine passages of Sicily's castles and convents to reveal the shameful secrets of its all-powerful aristocracy.

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