The Question and Answer section for The Duchess of Malfi is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Play their parts against the will? Please be more specifc.
The opening lines of The Duchess of Malfi set the tone for the struggle between good and evil that is to follow. Antonio, who we learn later in the scene is, by the Cardinal’s own judgment, too honest to spy on the Duchess, praises the French...
In Act III, Scene I, Ferdinand, the Duchess, and Bosola enter. Ferdinand tells the Duchess that he has found a husband for her, Count Malateste.