- Be·a·tri·ce [be-ah-tree-che] /ˌbɛ ɑˈtri tʃɛ/, 1577–1599, Italian parricide whose life is the subject of various novels and poems.
- a verse tragedy (1819) by Shelley.
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Examples from the Web for cenci
The first volume comprises the annals of the Borgias and the Cenci.Quotes and Images From "Celebrated Crimes"
Alexander Dumas, Pere
The Cenci is a work of art; it is not coloured by my feelings, nor obscured by my metaphysics.
Passing to The Cenci, we change at once the moral and artistic atmosphere.
"It is the finest thing since the portrait of the Cenci," said the noble patron.Lothair
In support of my interpretation, of it I may refer to the Preface to the Cenci.Oxford Lectures on Poetry
Andrew Cecil Bradley