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Duchess of Drury Lane.

Author: Lightfoot, Freda.
Publisher: Magna Large Print Books 2013.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Growing up in a poverty-stricken, fatherless household, Dorothy Jordan overcame her humble beginnings to become the most famous comic actress of her day. It was while performing on Drury Lane that Dorothy caught the eye of the Duke of Clarence, later to become King William IV. Her twenty-year relationship with the Duke was one of great happiness and domesticity, producing ten children. But ultimately, Dorothy's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Named Person: Dorothy Jordan; William, King of Great Britain; Dorothy Jordan; William, King of Great Britain
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lightfoot, Freda.
ISBN: 9780750538077 0750538074
OCLC Number: 852832792
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"Growing up in a poverty-stricken, fatherless household, Dorothy Jordan overcame her humble beginnings to become the most famous comic actress of her day. It was while performing on Drury Lane that Dorothy caught the eye of the Duke of Clarence, later to become King William IV. Her twenty-year relationship with the Duke was one of great happiness and domesticity, producing ten children. But ultimately, Dorothy's generous nature was her undoing and she was to be cruelly betrayed by the man she loved"--Provided by publisher.

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