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Lucrezia Borgia and the Mother of Poisons
Lucrezia Borgia and the Mother of Poisons
Author: Roberta Gellis
"Poisoner!" The bellowed accusation strikes into silence all those in Lucrezia Borgia's audience chamber. — Lucrezia has fled Rome to a loveless marriage with Alfonso, heir to the duke of Ferrara, to escape the rumors that she is utterly depraved--incestuous, a lecher, a poisoner. To her delight she is warmly welcomed in Ferrara, by the duke, by ...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780765300201
ISBN-10: 0765300206
Publication Date: 9/1/2003
Pages: 336
  • Currently 3.4/5 Stars.

3.4 stars, based on 8 ratings
Publisher: Forge Books
Book Type: Hardcover
Other Versions: Paperback
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I thought this was going to be about Lucretia Borgia as her wicked self but instead it reads more like a cozy mystery in historical times. I found there were too many characters with Italian names for me to keep track of who was who and sometimes their titles are used and some times their names. Not my cup of tea.
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