The Persian boy / Mary Renault.
Publication year: 2014
Publisher: London : Virago, 2014.
ISBN: 9781844089581 (pbk.) :
Originally published: Harlow: Longman, 1972.
In this novel, Mary Renault traces the last years of Alexander's life through the eyes of his lover, Bagoas. Bagoas was gelded as a child and was sold as a courtesan to King Darius of Persia before Alexander's army conquered Persia. Initially he was taken on as an attendant to Alexander's household.
Series: Virago modern classics
496 pages ; 20 cm.
Users who borrowed this title also borrowed
Other titles by the author