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Williams Wife (Queens of England, #10) Jean Plaidy

Williams Wife (Queens of England, #10)

Jean Plaidy

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ISBN : 9780449222843
Mass Market Paperback
308 pages
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Fortune placed Lady Mary, elder daughter of the Duke of York, in line for Englands throne -- and thrust this gentle beauty, at age fifteen, into a loveless political marriage with her cold-hearted Protestant cousin, William of Orange.In her ownMoreFortune placed Lady Mary, elder daughter of the Duke of York, in line for Englands throne -- and thrust this gentle beauty, at age fifteen, into a loveless political marriage with her cold-hearted Protestant cousin, William of Orange.In her own poignant words, Lady Mary recounts her strange and haunting story: a happy childhood in merry England under King Charles II, her dark and lonely years in Holland, and the upheavals that brought her home once more as Englands honored queen. Hers is a richly royal story, with kings and queens, princesses and princes, playing their noble or shameful roles upon Europes brilliant stage. Among these towering figures Lady Marys lot had been cast, among them she would grow strong or perish....