The Awful Disclosures of Maria Monk - Maria MonkLondon: World Distributors, 1965, Paperback.
Condition: Good.Heavily faded at the spine and wrappers. Pages deeply tanned by age.
From the cover: “Maria Monk was written in 1836. As an expose of life behind the walls of the Hotel Dieu Nunnery in Montreal it was one of the most controversial books of its time but even today after countless reprints, it still survives as a shocking indictment against an institution that was, to the outside world, a pillar of purity.”