The Duchess of Malfi


ISBN: 9781854592156
Author: John Webster
Publication Date: 01/03/1996
Publisher: Nick Hern Books
Extent: 128pp.

SKU: BK2221 Categories: , , Tag:

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A macabre Jacobean tragedy, loosely based on true events.

The play begins as a love story, with a Duchess who marries beneath her class, and ends as a nightmarish tragedy as her two brothers exact their revenge, destroying themselves in the process.

The Duchess of Malfi is a set text for EdExcel Drama GCSE and English Literature A/AS-Level; and WJEC English Language and Literature A/AS Level.

Edited by J.R. Brown, and introduced by Trevor R. Griffiths.

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