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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- ☛ A Sicilian Romance
- Binding: Paperback
- Brand: Ann Radcliffe
- Product Group: Book
- Product Type Name: ABIS_BOOK
- Manufacturer: Oxford University Press
- Edition: 1
- Publication Date: 2008-12-15
- ISBN: 0199537399
- Publisher: Oxford University Press
- Studio: Oxford University Press
- Number Of Pages: 256
- Price: $11.95