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Cesare Borgia

Woodward, William Harrison

Cesare Borgia

a biography

by Woodward, William Harrison

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Chapman and Hall, ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Italy
    • Subjects:
    • Borgia, Cesare, 1476?-1507,
    • Italy -- History -- 1492-1559

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 461-471.

      Statementby William Harrison Woodward...with documents and illustrations.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDG797.82 .W6
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 477 p. incl. geneal. tables.
      Number of Pages477
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6568261M
      LC Control Number14012647
      OCLC/WorldCa352271

      Tags. Creator Chose Not To Use Archive Warnings; Cesare Borgia & Lucrezia Borgia; Cesare Borgia; Lucrezia Borgia; Summary. The last moments between Cesare and Lucrezia Borgia imagined after the cut of the scene from episode 1X04 entitled "Lucrezia´s wedding" when Cesare carries her in his arms to the bed and is rapt while looking at her and a strange, sinister .   Cesare Borgia leaving the Vatican, by Giuseppe Lorenzo Gatteri. The sickness that claimed his father’s life also nearly ended Cesare’s, as both Author: Ciaran Conliffe.

      The Borgia was an Italian-Spanish aristocratic family that originated from Aragon, Spain. In the late-fifteenth century, Italy was not a united country as it is today.


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