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Blood & beauty : the Borgias : a novel

Author: Sarah Dunant
Publisher: New York : Random House, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First U.S. editionView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Biographical fiction
Fiction
Historical fiction
History
Suspense fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Named Person: Borgia family; Borgia family.; Borgia family; Borgia family
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sarah Dunant
ISBN: 9781400069293 1400069297
OCLC Number: 820678652
Description: 506 pages : map ; 25 cm
Other Titles: Blood and beauty
Responsibility: Sarah Dunant.

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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.

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