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Blood & beauty : the Borgias : a novel / Sarah Dunant.

Author/Creator:
Dunant, Sarah.
Publication:
New York : Random House, [2013]
Format/Description:
Book
506 p. : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Edition:
First U.S. edition.
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Other Title:
Blood and beauty
Subjects:
Borgia family -- Fiction.
Nobility -- Italy -- Papal States -- Fiction.
Church and state -- Fiction.
Italy -- History -- 1492-1559 -- Fiction.
Form/Genre:
Biographical fiction.
Historical fiction.
Suspense fiction.
Summary:
A tale inspired by the lives of Borgia siblings Lucretia and Cesare traces the family's rise in the aftermath of Rodrigo Borgia's rise to the papacy, during which war, a terrifying sexual plague, and the family's notorious reputation forge an intimate bond between brother and sister.
Notes:
Includes bibliographic references (pages [505]-506).
ISBN:
9781400069293 (alk. paper)
1400069297 (alk. paper)
9780679603863 (ebook)
OCLC:
820678652