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The coven

Author: Graham Masterton
Publisher: London, England : Head of Zeus, [2017] ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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They say the girls were witches. But Beatrice Scarlet, the apothecary's daughter, is sure they were innocent victims ... London, 1758: Beatrice Scarlet, the apothecary's daughter, has found a position at St Mary Magdalene's Refuge for fallen women. She enjoys the work and soon forms a close bond with her charges. The refuge is supported by a wealthy tobacco merchant, who regularly offers the girls steady work to aid  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
History
Thrillers (Fiction)
Mystery fiction
Additional Physical Format: ebook version :
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Graham Masterton
ISBN: 9781784976354 1784976350 1784976369 9781784976361 9781784976378 1784976377
OCLC Number: 1008597147
Description: 410 pages ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Graham Masterton.

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Beatrice Scarlet, the apothecary's daughter, returns to 18th-century London to solve a murder case steeped in witchcraft.  Read more...

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'Highlights the conflict between superstition and science which underpinned just about everything three hundred years ago - and also tells a graphic, fast-moving tale with a large element of horror Read more...

 
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