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The adventuress

Author: Audrey Niffenegger
Publisher: New York : Abrams Image, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Adventuress follows the dreamlike journey of an alchemist$1 (Bs daughter. After she is kidnapped by a lascivious baron, she turns herself into a moth and flees to the garden of a charming butterfly collector named Napoleon Bonaparte. The story of how the two become lovers, and how their affair ends in tragedy and transcendence, is told through Niffenegger$1 (Bs spare prose and haunting aquatint  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Audrey Niffenegger
ISBN: 081097052X 9780810970526
OCLC Number: 859082223
Notes: "A novel in pictures."--Cover note.
Description: 1 v. (non paginé) : ill
Responsibility: Audrey Niffenegger.

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"The Adventuress follows the dreamlike journey of an alchemist$1 (Bs daughter. After she is kidnapped by a lascivious baron, she turns herself into a moth and flees to the garden of a charming butterfly collector named Napoleon Bonaparte. The story of how the two become lovers, and how their affair ends in tragedy and transcendence, is told through Niffenegger$1 (Bs spare prose and haunting aquatint etchings."--Amazon.com.

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