The Honest Courtesan is a biographical book by Margaret Rosenthal about a 16th-century Venetian courtesan named Veronica Franco. The book The Honest Courtesan: Veronica Franco, Citizen and Writer in Sixteenth-Century Venice, Margaret F. Rosenthal is published by University of Chicago. The Venetian courtesan has long captured the imagination as a female symbol of sexual license, elegance, beauty, and unruliness. What then to make of the.
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The Honest Courtesan: Veronica Franco, Citizen, and Writer in Sixteenth-Century Venice (University of Chicago Press, ), by Margaret F. Rosenthal. What then to make of the cortigiana onesta—the honest courtesan who recast letters offer rich testimony to the complexity of the honest courtesan's position. Read "The Honest Courtesan Veronica Franco, Citizen and Writer in Sixteenth- Century Venice" by Margaret F. Rosenthal with Rakuten Kobo. The Venetian.