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Adventuress, the (2006) [Picture Book]
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The Adventuress follows the dreamlike journey of an alchemist's daughter. After she is kidnapped by a lascivious baron, she turns herself into a moth and flees to the garden of a charming butterfly collector named Napoleon Bonaparte. The story of how the two become lovers, and how their affair ends in tragedy and transcendence, is told through Niffenegger's spare prose and haunting aquatint etchings. With a stunning and distinctive visual style reminiscent of the work of Edward Gorey, this gothic romance packs the emotional heft of the world's great fairy tales.

Original title: The Adventuress
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionFantasyRomantic Fantasy

Edition #1: The Adventuress

The Adventuress (2006)
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Language: English

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The Adventuress (2006)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams
ISBN: 081097052X
Pages: 114

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