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Título: THE LOVING CUP
Editorial: Headline Book Publishing, Limited, London, United Kingdom
Año de publicación: 2001
Encuadernación: Hard Cover
Condición del libro: Fine
Condición de la sobrecubierta: Fine
Edición: First Edition
1st ed. Fine in beautiful dj. A murder mystery that involves a true-life case set at the time of Samuel Pepys (who makes an appearance) and Restoration London. N° de ref. de la librería 011499
Sinopsis: Samuel Atkins is deeply in love with Maria Eleanora, a beautiful young woman from the court of Queen Catherine. But Atkins is a poor clerk, and Maria Eleanora a foreigner, so their love must remain a secret. When an important judge is found murdered, Samuel Pepys' followers are suspected, and Atkins is arrested. Suddenly, Maria Eleanora realises that to save her lover and discover the hideous truth behind the crime, she must thread her way through both the treacherous alleys of London and the murky and murderous politics of those seeking to destroy the king. Based on historical events, THE LOVING CUP not only probes one of the great murder mysteries of English history but also recounts a love story as passionate as it is secretive.
Biografía del autor: Venessa Alexander studied History at Oxford. She lives with her family in Essex and is a keen historian and full-time writer.
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