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Read my heart : a love story in England's age of revolution

Author: Jane Dunn; Dorothy Osborne; William Temple
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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The remarkable love story of Dorothy Osborne and Sir William Temple describes a unique intellectual and passionate partnership that survived political chaos, the plague, the Great Fire of London, and the deaths of their nine children.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Named Person: William Temple; Dorothy Osborne; William Temple; Dorothy Osborne; Dorothy Osborne; William Temple
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Dunn; Dorothy Osborne; William Temple
ISBN: 9781400042838 1400042836
OCLC Number: 212855072
Notes: "This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso.
"Originally published in Great Britain by HarperCollins Publishers, London, in 2008"--Title page verso.
Description: 413 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Family trees --
Can there be a more romance story than ours? --
The making of Dorothy --
When William was young --
Time nor accidents shall not prevail --
Shall we ever be so happy? --
A clear sky attends us --
Make haste home --
Into the world --
A change in the weather --
Enough of the uncertainty of princes --
Taking leave of all those airy visions.
Responsibility: Jane Dunn.
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The remarkable love story of Dorothy Osborne and Sir William Temple describes a unique intellectual and passionate partnership that survived political chaos, the plague, the Great Fire of London, and the deaths of their nine children.

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