The Monk by Matthew Lewis
(Vintage Classics)

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Noble and devout, Ambrosio is the abbot of a Spanish monastery and spends his days in prayer and preaching. However his monastery is harboring a malevolent force in the form of a young monk called Rosario. Rosario attaches himself to the abbot and then one fateful night reveals that he is in fact a beautiful woman in disguise. From this moment on Ambrosio finds himself seduced into a lurid maelstrom of sin and vice that it is impossible for him to resist.



INCLUDES THE BRAVO OF VENICE

 

About Matthew Lewis

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Hugh Thomas (Lord Thomas of Swynnerton) is widely known for his work on the history of Spain, including his epic masterpiece The Spanish Civil War, available as a Modern Library Paperback.From the Trade Paperback edition.
 
Published November 10, 2009 by Vintage Digital. 560 pages
Genres: Horror, Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction

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