Our Lady of the Pillar

José Maria de EÇA DE QUEIRÓS (1845 - 1900), translated by Edgar PRESTAGE (1869 - 1951)

A ghost story and love story all at once, set in medieval portugal. Don Ruy is in love with Dona Leonor, but her husband has guessed his feelings and hatches a plan. Don Ruy rides right into a trap, but on the way, a dead man joins him and saves his life. - Summary by Carolin

Genre(s): Horror & Supernatural Fiction, Gothic Fiction, Short Stories

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Preface and Chapter I Leni
Play 02 Chapter II, part 1 Leni
Play 03 Chapter II, part 2 Leni
Play 04 Chapters III and IV Leni