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Wideacre / Philippa Gregory, with a new preface by the author.

Gregory, Philippa, (author,, writer of preface.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Series Information

Wideacre trilogy ; 01.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hussey-Mayfield Mem. PL - Zionsville FIC GREGORY, PHILIPPA "WIDEACRE" BK.1 (Text) 33946003653263 Fiction . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: xiii, 648 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: Atria paperback edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Atria Books, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes new preface written in 2017.
Includes Reader's guide containing discussion questions and a conversation with Philippa Gregory.
Summary, etc.:
From the Publisher: Beatrice Lacey, as strong-minded as she is beautiful, refuses to conform to the social customs of her time. Destined to lose her family name and beloved Wideacre estate once she is wed, Beatrice will use any means necessary to protect her ancestral heritage. Seduction, betrayal, even murder-Beatrice's passion is without apology or conscience. "She is a Lacey of Wideacre," her father warns, "and whatever she does, however she behaves, will always be fitting." Yet even as Beatrice's scheming seems about to yield her dream, she is haunted by the one living person who knows the extent of her plans-and her capacity for evil. Sumptuously set in Georgian England, Wideacre is intensely gripping, rich in texture, and full of color and authenticity. It is a saga as irresistible in its singular magic as its heroine.
Subject: Inheritance and succession > Fiction.
Administration of estates > Fiction.
Sussex (England) > Fiction.
Country homes > Fiction.
Women > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

Series Information

Wideacre trilogy ; 01.

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