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Sappho's leap : a novel

Author: Erica Jong
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A novel of ancient Greece tells the story of the epic poet's journeys, loves, and losses.
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Genre/Form: History
Fiction
Erotic fiction
Biographical fiction
Named Person: Sappho; Sappho.
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Erica Jong
ISBN: 0393057615 9780393057614
OCLC Number: 51203766
Notes: Maps on endpapers.
Description: xix, 316 pages : maps ; 25 cm
Responsibility: by Erica Jong.
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At 14, Sappho is seduced by the poet Alcaeus, plots with him to overthrow the dictator of their island and is caught and married to a repellant older man in hope that matrimony will keep her out of  Read more...

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