THE BIRTH OF VENUS; a novel
New York: Random House, 2003. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth and boards. SIGNED by the Author on the half title, 8vo, brown quarter cloth with gold lettering on spine over beige mottled boards, Mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (clipped) depicting a detail of Saint Barbara by Raphael, 397 pages +  About the Author. Very Fine / Very Fine. Item #3308
The Birth of Venus: A Novel is a 2003 novel by Sarah Dunant (b. 1950), a bestselling British broadcaster, journalist, and author of thrillers and historical fiction. The story is set in the late 15th century in Florence, Italy. It is the first of a trilogy about women during the Italian Renaissance.--Wikipedia
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