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Prodigies

Author: Francis King
Publisher: London : Arcadia, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Prodigies captures the life of Alexine Tinne who was an early nineteenth century explorer of Africa.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Adventure fiction
Historical fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
King, Francis Henry.
Prodigies.
London : Arcadia, 2001
(OCoLC)606529305
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Francis King
ISBN: 1900850559 9781900850551 1900850443 9781900850445
OCLC Number: 46332637
Description: 357 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Francis King.

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Three women - daughter, mother and aunt - abandon their pampered, privileged lives in The Hague of the 1860s, to set off on a journey to the heart of Africa. The travelers go through a series of  Read more...

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"It is a rare pleasure to know from the very first page of a new novel that you are in for a treat. Francis King immediately grabs the reader's attention with an apparently effortless mastery" Louise Read more...

 
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