Nero’s Mistress

Nero's Mistress

A behind-the-toga view of the most decadent of all the Emperors of Rome

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Woman of Egypt

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She Surrendered — But Only To Love

This entire issue can be downloaded here

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The King’s Lust

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Wild · Wanton · Brutal ·
A Beautiful Princess — A Depraved mother — set against a background of Roman wickedness

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Aphrodite’s Lover

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His Sin Was To Be Human

What was the secret of this poignant spell, that moved Lydian maidens and Egyptian queens to ecstasy?

By the totally-not-made-up-name Arthur MacArthur. Cover was later reworked for Twilight Women.

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Helen Of Troy

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The face that launched a thousand ships, the body that enslaved a thousand men!!

Not related to The Private Life of Helen of Troy. This entire book can be read here.

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The 300 Spartans

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The clash of sword and shield… the savage splendor of Spartan soldier and barbarian… thunder across the centuries in this rousing novel that recreates the legendary Battle of Thermopylae

This is the novel upon which the movie was based that Frank Miller watched which inspired him to write the graphic novel upon with the movie 300 is based.

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The Private Life of Helen of Troy (1956)

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Rudolph Belarski’s classically titillating cover for this same book can be seen here.

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Queen Of The East

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She had a man’s power and a woman’s desires

Novel of 3rd-century Rome, about Zenobia, Queen of ancient exotic Palmyra

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