Play directory : The Duchess of Malfi

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  • Author
    John Webster
  • Written
  • Setting
    Amalfi, Italy
  • Overview
    The Duchess of Malfi is a macabre, tragic play, written by the English dramatist John Webster. 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.
  • Play
    Download the text for free from Project Gutenberg here: The Duchess of Malfi