The Bloody Countess: The Atrocities of Erzsebet Bathory

The Bloody Countess: The Atrocities of Erzsebet Bathory

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ISBN-13: 9780983884224
Publisher: Sun Vision Press
Publication date: 06/30/2012
Pages: 154
Product dimensions: 5.31(w) x 8.46(h) x 0.13(d)

About the Author

Valentine Penrose (1898-1978) was a French Surrealist writer and collagist. She married the British Surrealist Roland Penrose in 1925.

Alexander Trocchi (30 July 1925 - 15 April 1984) was a British novelist and heroin addict. He wrote several erotic novels for the Olympia Press, and was also considered amongst the few British Beat writers.

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Introduction

This is the story of the Countess who bathed in the blood of girls. An authentic story, hitherto unpublished in its horrific entirety anywhere. The documents concerning it are extremely difficult to get hold of, for it all happened more than three and a half centuries ago in a savage Hungary which today lies behind the Iron Curtain. Relevant documents passed from one archive to another. No one knows what has happened since 1956 to the Hungarian archives which were kept in Budapest Castle. Where would one go to see the sombre portrait with the haggard eyes of the very beautiful Erzs

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