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Valperga, or, The life and adventures of Castruccio, Prince of Lucca

Author: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; Tilottama Rajan
Publisher: Peterborough, Ont. : Broadview Press, ©1998.
Series: Broadview literary texts.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Originally published in 1823, Valperga is probably Mary Shelley's most neglected novel. Set in 14th-century Italy, it represents a merging of historical romance and the literature of sentiment.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
History
Historical fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851.
Valperga, or, The life and adventures of Castruccio, Prince of Lucca.
Peterborough, Ont. : Broadview Press, ©1998
(DLC) 98233096
(OCoLC)40861891
Named Person: Castruccio Castracani; Castruccio Castracani; Castruccio Castracani
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; Tilottama Rajan
ISBN: 0585224471 9780585224473 9781551111445 1551111446
OCLC Number: 44965478
Description: 1 online resource (492 pages).
Series Title: Broadview literary texts.
Other Titles: Valperga
Life and adventures of Castruccio, Prince of Lucca
Responsibility: Mary Shelley ; edited by Tilottama Rajan.
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