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Wallis

Author: Rebecca Dean
Publisher: Long Preston, North Yorkshire, BD23 4ND, England : Magna Large Print Books, 2013. ©2012
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Fiction : English : [Large print edition]View all editions and formats
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Wallis exists on charity, unlike her aristocratic friend, Pamela Holtby, whose family are on intimate terms with the British Royals. Both girls daydream of the handsome Prince Edward, future King of England. Wallis's first love affair is blighted by a terrible betrayal and she learns the hard way that happiness is fleeting. Returning to America she meets her second husband, not realising that her new name - Mrs  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Biographical fiction
Large type books
Fiction
History
Named Person: Wallis Warfield Windsor, Duchess of; Edward Windsor, Duke of; Edward Windsor, Duke of; Wallis Warfield Windsor, Duchess of
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rebecca Dean
ISBN: 9780750537384 0750537388
OCLC Number: 825557790
Notes: Standard print edition originally published: London : Harper, 2012.
Description: 472 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
Responsibility: by Rebecca Dean.

Abstract:

Wallis exists on charity, unlike her aristocratic friend, Pamela Holtby, whose family are on intimate terms with the British Royals. Both girls daydream of the handsome Prince Edward, future King of England. Wallis's first love affair is blighted by a terrible betrayal and she learns the hard way that happiness is fleeting. Returning to America she meets her second husband, not realising that her new name - Mrs Wallis Simpson - will one day take on a shocking significance. Meanwhile, Prince Edward is fulfilling his royal duties, but the scene is about to be set for the most earth-shattering meeting in the history of the British family ...

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