Written in ten weeks, Lord Byron and the Marquis de Sade gave his approval in two letters, said it was the best Gothic work of its time. Nothing like a good time reading a mystery story, usually always looking for more titles or the latest publications known without researching in books more ancient. We take a very pleasant surprise if we find and have patience. Luckily today we can find the Internet gives titles that we found difficult in a normal bookstore, even as from time to time when not too bad to leave the technology to visit a library, a bookshelf of old books, antique and book fairs and other options and rummage through their old books, bringing it s a good list of ancient books with titles not forget they have to be gothic mystery or terror. Among all the fantastic and horror literature, not be difficult to find sb book can become our favorite, when we find it, nor be in sb ms have another horror story saved for special occasions with which to scare children and adults, either Halloween or a simple evening out. Writer and politicians born in 1775, students in school and at Oxford, brought up to be politicians and landowner, was parliamentary and inherit possessions in Jamaica died in 1818, travels through Europe and lived in Am rich. He had friends like Lord Byron, the Marquis de Sade, Mary Shelley and Polidori. Wrote The Monk and The Spectre of Castle tragic romance in three acts written in 1796, Tales of Terror and The Indian (play) en1799, wonderful stories and Alfonso (play) in 1801, The Bravo of Venice and lastly in 1804 Diary of a planter in the West Indies which was published as a work pstuma in 1833. The monk wrote in just ten weeks, is the best of his works, widely criticized for its obscenity had to change some things in its second edition. Even as the work is very twisted and shows the religious hipocresa, lust, incest, revenge, rape, sorcery Inquisition. It was hailed as the best Gothic work. The work est located in Spain, during the little medieval. Antonia is the female protagonist, a virtuous young woman who still knows nothing of life. Ambrose is the prior of the monastery, a man believed to be superior to the rest of the world, and only remains pure until the carnal desires known. Rosario is a beautiful woman who poses as a monk to be close to Ambrose and it really is a witch. Lastly, Lorenzo de Medina, who falls for the young Antonia as he sees and wants to marry her as soon as possible. From these four characters the novel begins to comrades so that family and friends vern involved in a twisted, dark story in which discovering irn violaciny terrible crimes as incest, torture in a crypt by the abbess of the convent of Santa Clara and an abortion in his poor victim, attempted murder and revenge between lovers and a bunch of calamities which aimed to start when the Inquisition makes its appearance with more torture, including fire. Ymgicos lgubres places such as the monastery, cemetery, the cells of the convent of Santa Clara, Baroness Castle are some of the places that pasearn his characters, the ghost of a bloody and love nun , which along with the rest of the players in this Gothic horror story, considered one of the best of its time, we direct the hand llevarn entertainment and mystery. Copyright of Article: Maria de la Luz Pedroza Romans. Contact the author of this Article for permission and express authorization to use or publish content in whole or in part. . . .