The mistress of Paris : the 19th-century courtesan who built an empire on a secret /

Comtesse Valtesse de la Bigne was a celebrated nineteenth-century Parisian courtesan. She was painted by Manet and inspired Emile Zola, who immortalized her in his scandalous novel Nana. Her rumored affairs with Napoleon III and the future Edward VII kept gossip columns full. But her glamorous exist...

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Main Author: Hewitt, Catherine,
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Thomas Dunne Books, an imprint of St. Martin's Press, 2017.
Edition: First U.S. edition.
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