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Author Johns, Rebecca, 1971-

Title The countess : a novel / Rebecca Johns.

Imprint New York : Crown Publishers, c2010.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Fiction    FIC JOHNS,R    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description ix, 285 p. ; 25 cm.
Summary 1611 Hungary. Countess Erzsébet Báthory (aka the Blood Countess), being walled into a castle tower as punishment for the murder of dozens of women and girls, begins writing her life story as an exposé of the many betrayals that have brought about this--as she sees it--outrageous and unjust imprisonment.
Subject Báthory, Erzsébet, 1560-1614 -- Fiction.
Women serial murderers -- Fiction.
Nobility -- Hungary -- Fiction.
Countesses -- Fiction.
Hungary -- History -- 17th century -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Biographical fiction.
Historical fiction.
ISBN 9780307588456
0307588459

 
    
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