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Escapade

Author: Jane Aiken Hodge
Publisher: London : Hodder & Staughton, 1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Charlotte Comyn is heiress to Windover, a handsome house on the Yorkshire cliffs, but her peace of mind and her health have been ruined by poisonous gossip about her mother. When a suitable young banker proposes marriage, she refuses him, panics and runs away. She takes refuge with Beth Prior, her mother's estranged friend in London. How is she to know that the famous actress is also the scandalous toast of the town?
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Aiken Hodge
ISBN: 0340587180 9780340587188
OCLC Number: 28926466
Description: 231 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Jane Aiken Hodge.

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Set during the Napoleonic Wars, this is a tale of two women who defy the conventions of their age. Charlotte runs away to London to join Beth. Sicily is a hotbed of intrigue. Jane Aiken Hodge is the  Read more...

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