Lady of the Butterflies

Lady of the Butterflies

by Fiona Mountain

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Overview

One of the great natural scientists of her age, Eleanor Glanville was a woman ahead of her time-the beautiful daughter of a seventeenth-century Puritan nobleman whose unconventional passions scandalized society. Her life was marked by two reckless preoccupations: a fascination with science-especially the study of butterflies-and a tempestuous love affair with the dashing soldier Richard Glanville that nearly cost her everything she held dear.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781101516829
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 07/05/2011
Sold by: Penguin Group
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 656
File size: 1 MB
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Before she was an author, Fiona Mountain was a press officer at BBC Radio 1 for ten years. Her books include Bloodline, Lady of the Butterflies, and Pale as the Dead. She lives in the Cotswolds with her family.

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"Fiona Mountain is a major new talent in the field of historical fiction." —-Alison Weir, author of Eleanor of Aquitaine

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