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The Duchess of Malfi

John Webster

John Webster's bloody Jacobean tragedy exposes the decadence of the Italian court. The virtuous Duchess of Malfi, a young widow, secretly marries her steward Antonio, and is subsequently persecuted by her brothers: the sexually obsessed and eventually mad Ferdinand, and the corrupt Cardinal. (Summary by Elizabeth Klett). Characters:BellonaTimesAndy MinterMartin GeesonDavid NicoljonesymbLars RolanderDavid MuncasterMiriam Esther GoldmanArielle LipshawElizabeth KlettstormDaniel HuttonBereniMark F. SmithKim StichLucy PerryBarry Eadshefyd

John Webster's bloody Jacobean tragedy exposes the decadence of the Italian court. The virtuous Duchess of Malfi, a young widow, secretly marries her steward Antonio, and is subsequently persecuted by her brothers: the sexually obsessed and eventually mad Ferdinand, and the corrupt Cardinal. (Summary by Elizabeth Klett). Characters:BellonaTimesAndy MinterMartin GeesonDavid NicoljonesymbLars RolanderDavid MuncasterMiriam Esther GoldmanArielle LipshawElizabeth KlettstormDaniel HuttonBereniMark F. SmithKim StichLucy PerryBarry Eadshefyd
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John Webster's bloody Jacobean tragedy exposes the decadence of the Italian court. The virtuous Duchess of Malfi, a young widow, secretly marries her steward Antonio, and is subsequently persecuted by her brothers: the sexually obsessed and eventually mad Ferdinand, and the corrupt Cardinal. (Summary by Elizabeth Klett). Characters:BellonaTimesAndy MinterMartin GeesonDavid NicoljonesymbLars RolanderDavid MuncasterMiriam Esther GoldmanArielle LipshawElizabeth KlettstormDaniel HuttonBereniMark F. SmithKim StichLucy PerryBarry Eadshefyd

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

2h 58m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

04:25


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

31:08


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

29:34


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

40:07


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

32:32


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

41:09