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The first Princess of Wales : a novel

Author: Karen Harper
Publisher: New York : Three Rivers Press, [2006]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First Paperback EditionView all editions and formats
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Hoping to redeem her family's disgraced name, Joan of Kent journeys to the intrigue-filled court of King Edward III, where, as part of her revenge on the royal family for their betrayal of her father, she targets Edward, Prince of Wales, but her vengeance is undermined by her growing feelings for the prince.
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Genre/Form: Romance fiction
History
Historical fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Joan, Princess of Wales; Edward, Prince of Wales; Edward, Prince of Wales; Joan, Princess of Wales; Joan, Princess of Wales; Edward, Prince of Wales
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Harper
ISBN: 0307237915 9780307237910
OCLC Number: 62430854
Notes: "Originally published as Sweet passion's pain ... in 1984"--T.p. verso.
Includes a reader's guide.
Description: 618 pages ; 21 cm.
Other Titles: Sweet passion's pain
Responsibility: Karen Harper.
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Hoping to redeem her family's disgraced name, Joan of Kent journeys to the intrigue-filled court of King Edward III, where, as part of her revenge on the royal family for their betrayal of her father, she targets Edward, Prince of Wales, but her vengeance is undermined by her growing feelings for the prince.

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History, romance, & intrigue

by ybrett90 (WorldCat user published 2007-10-02) Very Good Permalink
Nearly everyone is familiar with England’s Princess Diana, but what do we know about the first Princess of Wales? Harper bases her novel on historical facts, capturing the complicated affair of Joan of Kent and Prince Edward amid the extreme hardships faced during the medieval age. Sparks fly as the...
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