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The daughter of time

Author: Josephine Tey; Robert Barnard
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Simon & Schuster, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 2nd Touchstone trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Inspector Alan Grant of Scotland Yard, recuperating from a broken leg, becomes fascinated with a contemporary portrait of Richard III that bears no resemblance to the Wicked Uncle of history. Could such a sensitive, noble face belong to a venomous hunchback who may have killed his brother's children to make his crown secure? Or could Richard have been the victim, turned into a monster by the usurpers of England's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Mystery fiction
Named Person: Richard, King of England; Richard, King of England
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Josephine Tey; Robert Barnard
ISBN: 9780684803869 0684803860
OCLC Number: 878530150
Notes: "A Touchstone book."
Description: 206 pages : genealogical table ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Josephine Tey ; with an introduction by Robert Barnard.

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Inspector Alan Grant of Scotland Yard, recuperating from a broken leg, becomes fascinated with a contemporary portrait of Richard III that bears no resemblance to the Wicked Uncle of history. Could such a sensitive, noble face belong to a venomous hunchback who may have killed his brother's children to make his crown secure? Or could Richard have been the victim, turned into a monster by the usurpers of England's throne? Grant determines to find out once and for all.

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