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review ß Zofloya; or, The Moor: A Romance of the Fifteenth Century ✓ 'Few venture as thou hast in the alarming paths of sin' This is the final judgement of Satan on Victoria di Loredani the heroine of Zofloya or The Moor 1806 a tale of lust betrayal and multiple murder set in Venice in the last days of the fifteeHer Moorish servant Zofloya that transgresses taboos both of class and race A minor scandal on its first publication and a significant influence on Byron and Shelley Zofloya has been unduly neglected Contradicting idealized stereotypes of women's writing the novel's portrait of indulged desire gratuitous cruelty and monumental self absorption retains considerable power to disturb. What a ride

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O a career of deepening criminality conducted under Satan's watchful eye Charlotte Dacre's narrative deftly displays her heroine's movement from the vitalized position of Ann Radcliffe's heroines to a fully conscious commitment to vice that goes beyond that of 'Monk' Lewis's deluded Ambrosio The novel's most daring aspect is its anatomy of Victoria's intense sexual attraction to. Minor spoil

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Zofloya; or The Moor A Romance of the Fifteenth Century'Few venture as thou hast in the alarming paths of sin' This is the final judgement of Satan on Victoria di Loredani the heroine of Zofloya or The Moor 1806 a tale of lust betrayal and multiple murder set in Venice in the last days of the fifteenth century The novel follows Victoria's progress from spoilt daughter of indulgent aristocrats through a period of abuse and captivity t. Deliciously