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The serpent's tale

Author: Ariana Franklin
Publisher: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ordered by Henry II to establish the possible role of Eleanor of Aquitaine in the poisoning death of Henry's mistress, a reluctant Adelia Aguilar joins forces with her infant daughter's father, the Bishop of St. Albans, during the investigation.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Suspense fiction
Mystery fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Henry, King of England
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ariana Franklin
ISBN: 9780399154645 0399154647
OCLC Number: 166360009
Description: 371 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Ariana Franklin.
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Ordered by Henry II to establish the possible role of Eleanor of Aquitaine in the poisoning death of Henry's mistress, a reluctant Adelia Aguilar joins forces with her infant daughter's father, the Bishop of St. Albans, during the investigation.

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Possibly even better than the first book in this series

by booksonthebeach (WorldCat user published 2013-05-18) Excellent Permalink

Adelia Aguilar, a doctor trained in the medical schools of Salerno, Italy, is learning to enjoy her new life in the fens of medieval England when she receives a summons from the Bishop of St. Albans, her former lover and the father of her infant daughter. King Henry II's mistress has been murdered,...
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