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Meanwhile, the most beautiful woman in Athens, Phryne, is accused of impiety, a charge that can carry the death penalty. Stephanos, in treating himself to brother visits as she tries to recover not only from his wound but from having killed a man, gets close to danger, and his position as a witness could damage his prospects of marriage. Misogyny, political wrath, and lack of judgment bring affairs to a boiling point, stimulating Aristotle to intervene lest the trial of the stepmother break Athens into fragments. He endeavours to solve the mystery with the help of Stephanos, and also with his assistant Theophrastos, who has made a special study of plant and thus of poisons...

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780099468332
ISBN-10: 0099468336
Format: Paperback
(177mm x 111mm x 32mm)
Pages: 496
Imprint: Arrow Books Ltd
Publisher: Cornerstone
Publish Date: 3-Feb-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Margaret Doody

Margaret Doody is a professor of literature at the University of Notre Dame. She is also the author of The True Story of the Novel.

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