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The castle of Otranto / Horace Walpole.

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  • ISBN: 9789629545796 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 9629545799 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (2hr., 33 min.)) : digital
  • Edition: Abridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Naxos : 2006.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by : Neville Jason.
Summary, etc.:
The son of Manfred, Prince of Otranto, is mysteriously killed on his wedding day by a huge helmet. The event leads to a fast-paced story of jealous passion, intrigue, murder and supernatural phenomena unfolding in an atmosphere of thunderclaps, moonlight, and dark castle walls - mirroring the inner turmoils of the characters themselves.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Inheritance and succession > Fiction.
Italy > Fiction.
Genre: Gothic fiction.
Horror fiction.

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