The good old Count Renaud is dead, and his will makes the degenerate Rhodophil his heir, disinheriting his other son Ferdinand, who has married against his father s wishes Rhodophil promises to share his new riches with his younger brother and his wife Claudina, but Ferdinand hears a mysterious voice from beyond the grave, warning him to flee his brother and his wife to save himself from sin and death Ferdinand obeys the supernatural warning and sets out to find fortune and adventure In the course of his quest he will encounter a recluse in a ruined castle with a horrible secret, find himself captured and imprisoned by the Turkish army, and encounter one of Gothic literature s most depraved female characters, the monstrous Fatima And if he survives all these dangers, Ferdinand must return to Renaud Castle to solve the mystery of the ghostly voice and uncover the terrible truth about his wife and his brother This edition includes the unabridged text of the four volume 1796 edition, with a new introduction and notes by Karen Morton, and reproductions of illustrations from the 1796 and 1824 editions....
|Title||:||The Mysterious Warning: A German Tale (Northanger Abbey Horrid Novels) (Gothic Classics)|
|Publisher||:||Valancourt Books December 5, 2007|
|Number of Pages||:||420 pages|
|File Size||:||698 KB|
|Status||:||Available For Download|
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The Mysterious Warning: A German Tale (Northanger Abbey Horrid Novels) (Gothic Classics) Reviews
That's just one of the warnings that Frederick hears from the mysterious voice of his dead father. His half-brother Rhodophil hears the voice, too, much to his horror.