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Ghost Portrait

Autor: Normainton, Gregory

Editorial: Hodder & Stoughton

Formato:Tapa Suave
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Ghost Portrait : This intimate and compelling novel deftly interweaves three periods in the life of 17th-century painter Nathaniel Deller: in 1650, just after Charles I's execution, the young Deller joins a political group too radical even for the Roundheads; ten years later, on the night of Charles II's return from exile, Deller is accused by his former friend Thomas Digby of betraying their ideals; and in 1680, the increasingly blind painter commissions his former pupil William Stroud to finish the portrait of his late wife, knowing this could reignite the romance between Stroud and the daughter he tyrannizes. Offering a vivid picture of England during a period of great turmoil, Ghost Portrait explores the conflict between public duty and private desire, idealism and ambition.


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ISBN 13:9780340834664
ISBN 10:0340834668
Formato:Tapa Suave
Idioma:Inglés
Páginas:194
Tamaño:7.56" l x 5.04" w x 1.02" h
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