Cleopatra's Face:Fatal Beauty
by Michelle Lovric (9780714119373)

Cleopatra's Face:Fatal Beauty
 
Michelle Lovric
Release Date: 01 Jun 2001
Format: Hardback
Pages: 96
Category: Egyptian Archaeology & Egyptology
ISBN: 9780714119373
ISBN-10: 0714119377



The book consists of illustrated quotations, both ancient and modern, about the fatal beauty of this most fatale of femmes, the Queen of Egypt, literature, stage and screen. The way we look at Cleopatra tells us about ourselves. We see how each generation has adopted Cleopatra and in turn fastened its own values to her image. Like Casanova, like Valentino, Cleopatra has beome a cultural icon, a symbol for a certain louche behaviour and luscious style. We want her, and we fear her, but we are always fascinated.

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