Fatal Revenge, The, or The Family of Montorio

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(1807), the first novel by Charles Robert Maturin, published in three volumes under the pseudonym ‘Dennis Jasper Murphy’. Set in late 17th-cent. Italy, it tells how Orazio dedicates himself to vengeance against his usurping brother, the Count of Montorio.


Subjects: Literature.

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Charles Robert Maturin (1782—1824) writer and Church of England clergyman