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Kenilworth : a romance

Author: Walter Scott; J H Alexander
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic, 2008.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, is favoured above all the noblemen of England in the court of Elizabeth I. It is rumoured that the Queen may choose him for her husband, but Leicester has secretly married the beautiful Amy Robsart. Fearing ruin if this were known, he keeps his lovely young wife a virtual prisoner in an old country house. Meanwhile Leicester's manservant Varney has sinister designs on Amy, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Scott; J H Alexander
ISBN: 0140436545 9780140436549
OCLC Number: 247110301
Notes: Originally published: London : Penguin, 1999.
Text, notes and glossary based on the Edinburgh edition of the Waverley novels, 1993.
Description: 1 audio disc : digital, mono ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Introduction --
Chronology of Walter Scott --
Kenilworth, a romance --
Appendix: William Julius Mickle, 'Cumnor Hall' (1784) --
Glossary.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: Walter Scott ; edited with an introduction by J.H. Alexander.

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