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Leonardo the Florentine
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Series: The Travels of da Vinci, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,050. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Who are the Medici brothers? Who is trying to assassinate them? Why was the Pitti Palace never completed? And what part does Leonardo play in all of this? Leonardo da Vinci is remembered as an artist and inventor. But who was he before anyone knew his name? This family-friendly novel explores the history and legends of his early years in Florence. It also weaves a mystery of politics and power.
Da Vinci: His Life and His Legacy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,910. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Renaissance
What makes this book different from others about Leonardo? Most books on Da Vinci for kids have very little information, and those geared for adults generally have too much. This book is complete enough to give a good picture of who Leonardo was and what he accomplished, without overwhelming readers; interesting for those who may know nothing about him and for those who know lots about him.
The Shroud
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 238,510. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2010 by Trilogus Media Group, LLC. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Nathan Archer is a Professor of Medieval Studies, and a forensic historian who believes that Leonardo Da Vinci created a perfect copy of the burial cloth of Christ known as the Shroud of Turin. Citing an unpaid commission by the House of Savoy to paint a replica, he searches for proof that the Renaissance master employed techniques that took four centuries to reveal the faded image of Jesus.
La Venganza de Leonardo da Vinci
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 62,750. Language: Spanish. Published: June 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
La Venganza de Leonardo da Vinci, por José Orbi, trata de dos semanas de locura y maldad en la vida de Leonardo da Vinci. Es una novela de intriga y de inquebrantable suspenso que toma lugar en Milán, durante el Renacimiento.
The 4 Types of Artists – Starving, Dying, Dead, and Rich!
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Price: Free! Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
How many types of artists lurk around in this overpopulated world? The caricaturist took it upon herself to answer this question that few have dared to ask and even fewer have dared to answer. There are 4 types and 4 types only. The Starving, the Dying, the Dead, and the Rich! You don't agree...do you? That tiny muscle jumping at the corner of your lip tells me that you don't believe me...
Leonardo's Lion
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Series: What Man Hath Wrought, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
In 1515, Leonardo da Vinci built a mechanical lion to entertain the King of France. The fate of that strange clockwork creation, and its real purpose, have remained unknown...until now.
Florence 1505: Leonardo Battles Michelangelo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,650. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Category: Screenplays » Drama
In renaissance Italy two mighty artists faced off in the Palazzo Vecchio each to paint a battle scene to glorify Firenze. Tensions were high as all eyes were on the two giants. Add to this Leonardo's adopted son, Salai, who was a rascal and thief and who had a secret relationship with Michelangelo, then the stage is set for high drama in this two act play.
Leonardo da Vinci
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Price: $3.68 USD. Words: 17,460. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
One of the truly great minds of all time, the 15th-century Italian artist Leonardo da Vinci was uncannily ahead of his time, giving the world not only the Mona Lisa and his other extraordinary works of art, but also designs for a helicopter, military tank, submarine, bicycle - and even the sewing machine - among many other incredibly advanced innovations.
The Turin Shroud
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,850. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
For centuries belief that the Shroud of Turin really bears the likeness of the crucified Jesus Christ was a matter of faith alone. Then in 1898 it was photographed and the negative image revealed a wealth of detail. Was this the image of Jesus?
Da Vinci's Clock
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,080. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Da Vinci's Clock explores the early years of the greatest genius of all time, Leonardo Da Vinci. Brought to life are his many inventions in an action packed adventure full of love and lust and a hot sizzling affair with Mona Lisa.Leonardo is a cocksure adventurer who uses equal parts of muscle and brain power to become the military engineer to the rich and powerful.