Bathory: Memoir of a Countess – Kindle edition by A. Mordeaux. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like. When I first looked at Bathory: Memoir of a Countess, my foremost thought was “ Please don’t let her turn out to be a vampire.” After living through Anne. Bathory: Memoir of a Countess (A. Mordeaux) at The legend of Elizabeth Bathory has captivated generations, but her true persona eludes.
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Want to Read saving…. Also, strangely enough, this book ends with Elizabeth being set free and some other girl being led into the castle, obviously to take the place of Elizabeth’s body. But after awhile, these scenes of torture get old and turn Bathory less into a flesh-and-blood character and more into a parody.
Before condemning Bathory, Thurzo tried to marry her! This book seems to be like marmalade, love or hate.
I give it full marks! Anyone interested in historical fiction, Elizabeth Bathory, or Count Dracula enthusiasts. Return to Book Page.
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Bathory : Memoir of a Countess by A. Mordeaux (2008, Paperback)
Add to Your books. Kay rated it it was ok May 13, Ashley rated it it was amazing Jan 25, Laetitia Tissard rated it really liked it Feb 19, Jan 09, Kristyn Hammond rated it did not like it Recommends it for: Editing was quite terrible for this book Rebecca rated it it was ok Aug 13, Open Preview See a Problem?
Editing was quite terrible for this book Even some of the torture scenes are interesting, in a dark sort of way. As to witchcraft and such practices, ANY woman at that time who either offended the church or who dared assert herself without a counsel of men, could be easily branded a witch. I would defently recommend this book to anyone interested in Elizabeth Bathory.
Miranda Wilson rated it it was amazing Oct 17, It may have some historically accurate info but it’s written from the Countess’ point of view and it sucks! Show More Show Less. Published August 2nd by Booksurge Publishing first published July 15th As a book lover, I try to find something to love about every book I read. This book is recommended for those who are curious about the Blood Countess and would like a quick and yet explicit read about her life.
Song of Ice and Fire: Oct 27, Misfit marked it as to-read-mine. Horrible doesn’t even begin to describe it! Travel back in time and explore her story, told in her own voice, and discover the many facets of Countess Elizabeth Bathory. In one scene, she has some sadistic fun with a troupe of musicians.
Bathory: Memoir of a Countess
View all 17 comments. It batohry me a little while to get into it properly but as soon as I began to grasp and understand the nature of the story, I fell under the spell of it and then was madly in love. Ann-Michael rated it it was ok Oct 18, Aug 16, Neil rated it it was ok.
Aug 04, Teresa added it. To what extent is difficult to say, but by all accounts she was terrified of aging.
Book review: A. Mordeaux’s *Bathory: Memoir of a Countess*
I adore this book. The reader can almost sympathize with her dilemmas — almost. She has been called the most renowned serial killer of her time, accused of torturing and murdering more than people.