THE GIRL WHO LOVED CAMELLIAS: The Life and Legend of Marie Duplessis
Tells the astonishing and unknown story of Marie Duplessis, the courtesan who inspired an Guiseppe Verdi's La Traviata. Kavanagh re-creates the short, intense, and passionate life of the tall, pale, slender girl who at 13 fled her brute of a father to Paris, where she would become one of the grand courtesans of the 1840s. 16 pages of photos, some in color.
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