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The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster
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Jul 28, 11

bookshelves: standalone, european-classics
Read in January, 2011

A classic play featuring the typical tragedy storyline with the slight twist that the Duchess is widowed at a young age and must remarry in secret due to her brother's completely insane objections and desire for her to remain single. I found it neither unjoyable nor enjoyable, just a typical tragedy play with a heavy undertone of Catholicism.

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