Biographies & Memoirs

Lucia: A Venetian Life in the Age of Napoleon

Lucia: A Venetian Life in the Age of Napoleon

In 1787, Lucia, the beautiful sixteen-year-old daughter of a prominent Venetian statesman, is married off to Alvise Mocenigo, scion of one of the most powerful Venetian families. But their life as a golden couple will be suddenly transformed when Venice falls to Bonaparte.

Prologue

Chapter 1: ROME

Chapter 2: PALAZZO MOCENIGO

Chapter 3: VIENNA

Chapter 4: THE FALL OF VENICE

Chapter 5: COLONEL PLUNKETT

Chapter 6: VIENNESE CAROUSEL

Chapter 7: THE EDUCATION OF ALVISETTO

Chapter 8: LADY-IN-WAITING

Chapter 9: A YEAR IN PARIS

Chapter 10: BYRON’S LANDLADY

Epilogue

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