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Astraea

Author: Jane Stevenson
Publisher: London : Jonathan Cape, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set in the Netherlands in the 1640s, this novel tells of the relationship between Elizabeth of Bohemia and Pelagius. They fall in love, marry clandestinely and, secretly, Elizabeth gives birth to a baby boy, seen as a hope for the new age.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Biographical fiction
Fiction
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Stevenson, Jane, 1959-
Astraea.
London : Jonathan Cape, 2001
(OCoLC)606523587
Named Person: Elizabeth, Queen consort of Frederick I King of Bohemia; Pelagius; Elizabeth, Queen of Bohemia; Elizabeth, Queen consort of Frederick I King of Bohemia
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Stevenson
ISBN: 0224061402 9780224061407
OCLC Number: 45350014
Description: 307 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Jane Stevenson.

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Set in the Netherlands in the 1640s, this story tells of the secret love affair between Elizabeth of Bohemia, daughter of James I, and another exile, Pelagius, heir to the Yoruba kingdom of Oyo, a  Read more...

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