Katherine Author:Anya Seton Against the turbulent and glittering backdro of fourteenth-century England, Anya Seton has spun a lusty, uninhibited novel of a forbidden love affair that set the royal houses of Europe aflame with scandal and intrigue. — It is the story of Katherine, a lovey yound commoner whose beauty dazzled the English court an dcaptured the heart os England'... more »s greatest nobleman, John of Gaunt. Unfolde here is their life together - passionate outcasts defying the power of kings and queens, bound by a private honor that mocked the pageantry, fanfare, and evils of a corrupt and tumultuous era.
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