Bertram, Or, The Castle Of St. Aldobrand
Publish date: September 24th 1992
Publisher: Woodstock Books
Pages no: 110
Edition language: English
I read this play in the 1817 8th edition. Disappointing after Maturin's novels, but it could improve a little on the stage, if one takes into account the basic shortcomings of melodrama. I felt, however, that it didn't have the psychological depth of Melmoth or Montorio. The influence of Byron was v...