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Wideacre : a novel

Author: Philippa Gregory
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, [2003]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First Touchstone EditionView all editions and formats
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From the Publisher: Beatrice Lacey, as strong-minded as she is beautiful, refuses to conform to the social customs of her time. Destined to lose her family name and beloved Wideacre estate once she is wed, Beatrice will use any means necessary to protect her ancestral heritage. Seduction, betrayal, even murder-Beatrice's passion is without apology or conscience. "She is a Lacey of Wideacre," her father warns, "and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Philippa Gregory
ISBN: 0743249291 9780743249294
OCLC Number: 51511263
Notes: "A Touchstone book."
Description: 648 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Philippa Gregory.
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Set in 18th century England, "Wideacre" introduces Beatrice Lacey, a heroine who makes Scarlett O'Hara look like a simpering weakling. Readers will fall in love with Philippa Gregory's mesmerizing  Read more...

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<i>Pasadena Star-News</i> Never has fiction portrayed such a woman as Beatrice Lacey....<i>Wideacre</i> is a compelling story of dark fascination.

 
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