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Light on Lucrezia

Light on Lucrezia

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Published by Hale in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Italy,
  • Papal States
    • Subjects:
    • Borgia, Lucrezia, 1480-1519 -- Fiction.,
    • Nobility -- Papal States -- Fiction.,
    • Italy -- History -- 1492-1559 -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Jean Plaidy [i.e. E. Hibbert].
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.H5212 Lh, PR6015.I3 Lh
      The Physical Object
      Pagination344 p. ;
      Number of Pages344
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4936781M
      LC Control Number76363897

      Perhaps Lucrezia will appear differently in Madonna of the Seven Hills (hoping to read this one very soon too)- but not in Light on Lucrezia. In this novel, Lucrezia is, yes, a devoted Borgia first; meaning she thinks the world of both her father, Pope Alexander, and Cesare, her brother; However, Lucrezia is determined to live a different life. Le Notti segrete di Lucrezia Borgia. Lucrezia Borgia (Ap - J ) was the daughter of Rodrigo Borgia, the powerful Renaissance Valencian who later became Pope Alexander VI, and Vannozza dei brothers included Cesare Borgia, Giovanni Borgia, and Gioffre Borgia.. Lucrezia's family later came to epitomize the ruthless Machiavellian .


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