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People/Characters: Beatrice Cenci

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Beatrice Cenci by Corrado Ricci
Beatrice Cenci by Francesco Domenico Guerrazzi
Beatrice Cenci by Alberto Moravia
Beatrice's Spell: The Enduring Legend of Beatrice Cenci by Belinda Jack
Celebrated Crimes - The Cenci by Alexandre Dumas
The Cenci: A Play. by Antonin Artaud
The Cenci: A Tragedy in Five Acts by Percy Bysshe Shelley
The Fallen Angel by David Hewson
The Families Who Made Rome: A History and a Guide by Anthony Majanlahti
Five Short Novels of Stendhal by Stendhal
Lives of some famous women of all ages: Including the Empress Josephine, Lady Jane Grey, Beatrice Cenci, Joan of Arc, An by maryehewitt
Némésis by Alfred Nobel
A Roman scandal: The story of Beatrice Cenci: a novel by Susanne Kircher
Screaming in the Castle: Selected Shorter Pieces by Charles Nicholl
Uppity Women of Shakespearean Times by Vicki Leon

Character description

Beatrice Cenci (1577– 1599), an Italian noblewoman, helped murder her abusive father and was publicly executed despite appeals for clemency on her behalf. She became a symbol of resistance against tyranny for the people of Rome.

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