The untold story of how Felice della Rovere, the illegitimate daughter of Pope Julius II, became the most powerful woman in Rome.
Caroline P. Murphy evokes not only the great turbulence and creativity of Renaissance Italy, but also Felice's daily life, from dealing with squabbles among servants to her advice on the best way to bribe a Pope.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 400 pages, 20 illustrations, 8 colour pl
- Publisher: Faber & Faber
- Publication Date: 19/01/2006
- Category: Biography: historical, political & military
- ISBN: 9780571221080