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The noble assassin

Author: Christie Dickason
Publisher: Rearsby : W F Howes, 2012, ©2011.
Series: Clipper
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : Large print edView all editions and formats
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Court beauty, Lucy Russell, Countess of Bedford, feels frustrated by life with her weak husband. Poverty stricken, they are confined to their country estate and excluded from court life in London. Now, some years later, James I is seated on the English throne. His daughter, Elizabeth Stuart, former confidant of Lucy, has married the King of Bohemia. The precarious political situation in Europe is fraught, setting  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Named Person: Lucy Russell Bedford, Countess of; Lucy Russell Bedford, Countess of
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christie Dickason
ISBN: 9781471201776 1471201775
OCLC Number: 795137870
Description: 474 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
Series Title: Clipper
Responsibility: Christie Dickason.

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Court beauty, Lucy Russell, Countess of Bedford, feels frustrated by life with her weak husband. Poverty stricken, they are confined to their country estate and excluded from court life in London. Now, some years later, James I is seated on the English throne. His daughter, Elizabeth Stuart, former confidant of Lucy, has married the King of Bohemia. The precarious political situation in Europe is fraught, setting father against daughter. Hearing of Elizabeth's predicament, Lucy sees an opportunity to re-establish the Bedford name.--From back cover.

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