Angelo, Tyrant of Padua

Angelo, Tyrant of Padua (French: Angelo, tyran de Padoue) is an 1835 play by the French writer Victor Hugo.[1] It is a historical work on podestà Angelo, set in Padua in northern Italy. It was a return to the theatre for Hugo, whose previous work Marie Tudor had been a failure.[2]


The play has been adapted into a number of different works including:


  1. Berlanstein p.97
  2. Stanton & Barnham p.175


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