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Earthly joys

Author: Philippa Gregory
Publisher: London : HarperCollins, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An advisor to King James I, Sir Robert Cecil relies on the practical advice of John Tradescant, a loyal and talented gardener, who becomes an eyewitness to the historical events that are shaping a turbulent England on the brink of civil war.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
History
Fiction
Named Person: John Tradescant; Robert Cecil Salisbury, Earl of; John Tradescant; John Tradescant; Robert Cecil Salisbury, Earl of; John Tradescant
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philippa Gregory
ISBN: 0002253178 9780002253178 9780007228478 0007228473
OCLC Number: 39344831
Description: 440 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Philippa Gregory.

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Sweeping historical novel from Philippa Gregory the author of The Other Boleyn Girl and The Virgin's Lover. Set in the 1600s and seen through the eyes of John Tradescant, gardener to the great men of  Read more...

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`When it comes to writers of historical fiction, Philippa Gregory is in the very top league'Daily Mail`A hugely enjoyable and unexpectedly moving book'Daily Telegraph`Vivid and enthralling... good Read more...

 
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