M. G. "Monk" Lewis.
Biography and analysis of the works of this fascinating, complex author. Nicknamed "Monk" after his early shocking novel (the one Thorpe reads in NA), Matthew Lewis also wrote a memoir of his experiences visiting his inherited estates in the West Indies. He died after a second visit he undertook in an attempt to ameliorate the suffering of the plantation slaves. Red cloth, gilt titles. Like new condition but for slight bumping. Twayne Publishers, Boston, 1976, hardbound. USED. $22.00