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Hadrian the Seventh
by Baron Frederick Corvo


Overview - 1925. English novelist, Frederick Rolfe, used the name Baron Corvo, saying it had been given to him as a gift. He was a convert to Catholicism and tried unsuccessfully on a number of occasions to become a priest. His novel, Hadrian the Seventh is a bizarre tale of a failed writer who is elected Pope, providing a compensation for Rolfe's rejections and a vehicle for savage revenge on his enemies.  Read more...

 
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Overview
1925. English novelist, Frederick Rolfe, used the name Baron Corvo, saying it had been given to him as a gift. He was a convert to Catholicism and tried unsuccessfully on a number of occasions to become a priest. His novel, Hadrian the Seventh is a bizarre tale of a failed writer who is elected Pope, providing a compensation for Rolfe's rejections and a vehicle for savage revenge on his enemies.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9781162775999
  • ISBN-10: 1162775998
  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: September 2010
  • Page Count: 358
  • Dimensions: 6 x 9.02 x 0.74 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.05 pounds


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