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The monk and the hangman's daughter

Author: Ambrose Bierce; Adolphe Danziger
Publisher: New York : Barnes & Noble, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This 1892 novella is translated loosely from a German folktale and masterfully retold by Bierce. Set in the Bavarian mountains, it tells the story of a young Franciscan monk who becomes obsessed and eventually tormented by his feelings for a young girl who has been socially ostracized because her father is the local hangman.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ambrose Bierce; Adolphe Danziger
ISBN: 9781411464858 1411464850
OCLC Number: 828935161
Notes: "Barnes & Noble digital library."
Description: 1 online resource (172 pages)
Responsibility: Ambrose Bierce and Gustav A. Danziger.

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This 1892 novella is translated loosely from a German folktale and masterfully retold by Bierce. Set in the Bavarian mountains, it tells the story of a young Franciscan monk who becomes obsessed and eventually tormented by his feelings for a young girl who has been socially ostracized because her father is the local hangman.

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