In the Company of the Courtesan
A NovelLarge Print - 2006
Escaping the sack of Rome in 1527, with their stomachs churning on the jewels they have swallowed, the courtesan Fiammetta and her dwarf companion, Bucino, head for Venice.
Publisher: New York : Random House Large Print, 2006.
Edition: First large print edition.
Branch Call Number: F
Characteristics: xviii, 594 pages (large print) ; 25 cm
From Library Staff
Set in Renaissance Italy, this follow-up to Dunant's The Birth of Venus recounts the fantastic escapades of Bucino Teodoldo, a wily dwarf, and his mistress, celebrated courtesan Fiammetta Bianchini, who escape to Venice where intrigue awaits.