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Royal escape

Author: Georgette Heyer
Publisher: London : Arrow Books, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Georgette Heyer's vivid account of the young Charles II's escape after the crushing defeat of his army at the Battle of Worcester. Evoking the excitement and drama of the times, the narrative follows the outlaw King through Cromwell's England to eventual safety.
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Genre/Form: History
Fiction
Historical fiction
Named Person: Charles, King of England; Charles, King of England
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Georgette Heyer
ISBN: 0099476398 9780099476399
OCLC Number: 60667811
Notes: Originally published: London: William Heinemann, 1938.
Description: 392 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Georgette Heyer.

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Dispossessed of crown and kingdom, the young Charles II is forced to flee for his life. Out of the heat of the battle, the outlaw King and his tiny party must journey across Cromwell's England to a  Read more...

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"* "Wonderful characters, elegant, witty writing, perfect period detail, and rapturously romantic. Georgette Heyer achieves what the rest of us only aspire to." - Katie Fforde * "My favourite Read more...

 
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