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In the company of the courtesan : a novel

Author: Sarah Dunant
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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My lady, Fiammetta Bianchini, was plucking her eyebrows and biting color into her lips when the unthinkable happened and the Holy Roman Emperor's army blew a hole in the wall of God's eternal city, letting in a flood of half-starved, half-crazed troops bent on pillage and punishment. Thus begins In the Company of the Courtesan, Sarah Dunant's epic novel of life in Renaissance Italy. Escaping the sack of Rome in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Historical fiction
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Dunant, Sarah.
In the company of the courtesan.
New York : Random House, ©2006
(DLC) 2005051649
(OCoLC)61240749
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Dunant
ISBN: 9781588365507 1588365506
OCLC Number: 288956830
Description: 1 online resource (371 pages)
Responsibility: Sarah Dunant.

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From the internationally bestselling author of The Birth Of Venus, comes a breathtaking historical novel about love, beauty, the politics of sex and the power of loyalty set in Venice, one of the  Read more...

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