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The Devil & Maria d'Avalos by Victoria Hammond
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Apr 30, 2012

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bookshelves: italy, historical-fiction, biography, notable-women, renaissance
Read from April 30 to May 15, 2012

Highly captivating story of the tragedy of Maria d'Avalos. Slow build up to the violent crescendo that was the fate of the two lovers. Enjoyed also the finale of the life of the disturbing genius that was Carlo Gesualdo.
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