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Lucrezia Borgia and the mother of poisons

by Roberta Gellis

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Thorndike Press in Waterville, Me .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Italy,
  • Ferrara (Italy)
    • Subjects:
    • Borgia, Lucrezia, 1480-1519 -- Fiction,
    • Women -- Italy -- Fiction,
    • Poisoning -- Fiction,
    • Poisoners -- Fiction,
    • Nobility -- Fiction,
    • Large type books,
    • Italy -- History -- 1492-1559 -- Fiction,
    • Ferrara (Italy) -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRoberta Gellis.
      GenreFiction.
      SeriesThorndike Press large print women"s fiction, Thorndike Press large print women"s fiction series.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3557.E42 L83 2003b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination517 p. (large print) ;
      Number of Pages517
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3692504M
      ISBN 100786260939
      LC Control Number2003065094
      OCLC/WorldCa53097222

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Italian noblewoman and patron of the arts () Get this from a library. Lucrezia Borgia and the mother of poisons. [Roberta Gellis] -- Fleeing Rome in the wake of rumors, Lucrezia finds refuge in a loveless marriage to a duke, only to be accused of the poisoning of one of her ladies in waiting and mistress to her husband, and sets Whether or not Lucrezia Borgia used poison, the weapon was a great equalizer.

Murder required administering a poison in repeated or large doses, tasks that women could conveniently perform since Lucrezia Borgia and the mother of poisons.

[Roberta Gellis] -- On loan from CTLS Large Print Circuit. Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book\/a>, schema:CreativeWork\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0 library:   Lucrezia Borgia (Subiaco, 18 april - Ferrara, 24 juni ) was, net als haar broer Cesare Borgia, een vermeend buitenechtelijk kind van paus Alexander VI en Vannozza dei Cattanei.

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Arsenic was a well-known rat poison even in the s. The skill was in mixing and diluting the compound just enough that the poisoning wasn't book cover of Lucrezia Borgia and the Mother of Poisons ルクレツィア・ボルジア ルネサンスアート アートワーク ヴィンテージファッション 元型 ルネッサンス Giovanni Bellini • Portrait d'homme, If history remembers Lucrezia Borgia at all, it is as a woman of extravagant vices whose name has become synonymous with political intrigue and poison.

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