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Lydia Bailey,

Author: Kenneth Lewis Roberts
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1947.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In searching for the girl in a portrait, an American becomes involved in Napoleon's war to retake Haiti.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
War fiction
Action and adventure fiction
Romance fiction
Fiction
History
War stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Roberts, Kenneth Lewis, 1885-1957.
Lydia Bailey.
Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1947
(OCoLC)651755116
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth Lewis Roberts
OCLC Number: 7020406
Notes: Maps on lining-papers.
"Page from working manuscript" mounted on 2d prelim. leaf.
"Special edition ... limited to one thousand and fifty copies numbered and signed by the author ... Number 1049."
Description: 499 pages mounted color frontispiece 25 cm
Responsibility: by Kenneth Roberts.

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In searching for the girl in a portrait, an American becomes involved in Napoleon's war to retake Haiti.

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Only Returning Vets Could Love Lydia

by greatpenformances (WorldCat user published 2007-09-07) Good Permalink
"Lydia Bailey" burst onto the post-war literary scene, securing author Kenneth Roberts a niche in popular historical fiction for years. Today the novel serves only as a glimpse into the background of events that occasionally erupt onto the evening news.In 1800, lawyer Albion Hamlin reluctantly leaves...
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