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41 of 42 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A vivid portrayal of love and politics in medieval England
I have just re-read this book for the third time,having fallen in love with it many years ago in my early teens.Anya Seton's characterisation of the people thronging this book is its main strength, but the historical research places it firmly in its period and really brings those times to vivid life for the reader, without being stuffy or worthy. Anya Seton draws the...
Published on 5 Feb 2002 by Sarah Allen

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2.0 out of 5 stars Wonderful story. Appalling editing.
I have been reading my books on Kindle for some years, but have never felt the need to write a review until now. I have loved this book for over 45 years and have read it over and over again with such enjoyment, so I was delighted to see that it was finally released on Kindle. Even after all these years the story is still compelling. The historical details bring the past...
Published 5 months ago by Paul M Thomson