The Mysteries of Udolpho

Open Road Media
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The haunting, atmospheric tale that set the standard for the Gothic novel

Emily St. Aubert leads a simple and contented life. A lover of nature, she finds the like-minded man of her dreams, the handsome Valancourt, on a journey across the Pyrenees. Her peace and happiness, however, come to a swift end when her father succumbs to an illness and she is sent to live with her aunt.

Madame Cheron does not share her niece’s interest in the natural world and shows little concern for the girl’s feelings. When her aunt marries a haughty Italian nobleman, Montoni, Emily has no choice but to accompany the couple to the gloomy and remote Castle Udolpho. Unsure if she will ever see her beloved Valancourt again, she is alone, trapped, and frightened. Her nightmare is about to begin.

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About the author

Ann Radcliffe (1765–1823) was an influential author of Gothic literature and one of the most popular writers of her era. In addition to The Mysteries of Udolpho, her six novels include The Italian and The Romance of the Forest.
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Publisher
Open Road Media
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Published on
Sep 23, 2014
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Pages
624
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ISBN
9781497672345
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Classics
Fiction / Gothic
Fiction / Occult & Supernatural
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Content Protection
This content is DRM protected.
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Eligible for Family Library

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