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  • Author: Jane Stevenson
  • Catalogue No: 8126
  • Rating:
    • Suitable for all
  • Geographical Restrictions: None
  • Publisher: Vintage


During the 1640s two royal exiles meet in the Netherlands. Elizabeth of Bohemia, daughter of James 1, and Pelagius, once heir to a Yoruba kingdom and now a freed slave, fall in love and marry secretly. Seventeenth century political intrigue and prejudice works against them!