The birth of Venus : a novel / Sarah Dunant.

Dunant, Sarah (Author).
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Record details

  • ISBN: 1400060737
  • ISBN: 9781400060733
  • Physical Description: 397 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House, c2003.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 396-397).
Summary, etc.: Alessandra Cecchi is not quite fifteen when her father, a prosperous merchant, brings a young painter back from northern Europe to decorate the chapel walls in the family's Florentine palazzo.
Subject: Savonarola, Girolamo, 1452-1498 > Fiction.
Arranged marriage > Fiction.
Women painters > Fiction.
Married women > Fiction.
Teenage girls > Fiction.
Painters > Fiction.
Historical fiction.
Florence (Italy) > History > 1421-1737 > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.