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By Jean Plaidy

The most pretty lady in Rome, Lucrezia Borgia, used to be born right into a family—and a destiny—she couldn't desire to flee . . .

Fifteenth-century Rome: The Borgia kin is at the upward thrust. Lucrezia’s father, Pope Alexander VI, locations his illegitimate daughter and her merely brothers, Cesare, Giovanni, and Goffredo, within the jeweled splendor—and scandal—of his court docket. From the Pope’s affairs with adolescent women to Cesare’s harmful jealousy of somebody who conjures up Lucrezia’s affections to the ominous beginning of a kid conceived in mystery, no Borgia can elude infamy.

Young Lucrezia steadily accepts her destiny as she involves phrases with the fragile nature of her relationships along with her father and brothers. The unbreakable bond she stocks with them either exhilarates and terrifies her as her innocence starts to vanish. quickly she's going to keep in mind that her family’s love pales subsequent to their quest for strength and that she herself is the best software of their political arsenal.
From the inimitable pen of Jean Plaidy, this family’s epic legend is replete
with ardour, intrigue, and murder—and it’s in basic terms the start.

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