Pauline Bonaparte: Venus of Empire

Pauline Bonaparte: Venus of Empire

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From acclaimed biographer Flora Fraser, the brilliant life of Napoleon's favorite sister, with color photos, paintings, and illustrations.


Considered by many in Europe to be the most beautiful woman at the turn of the nineteenth century, Pauline Bonaparte Borghese shocked the continent with the boldness of her love affairs, her opulent wardrobe and jewels, her decision to pose nearly nude for Canova's sculpture, and her rumored incestuous relationship with her… (more)

Book Details  

Publisher: Anchor (February 24, 2009)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 304 pages

File size: 5.5 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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