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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Crawford, F. Marion (Francis Marion), Katharine Lauderdale. Grosse Pointe, Mich., Scholarly Press, Additional Physical Format: Online version: Crawford, F. Marion (Francis Marion), Katharine Lauderdale. New York: Macmillan, (OCoLC) This book is both a spiritual coming of age tale and a hauntingly-beautiful love story. Anya Seton wrote some other good books, but make no mistake this is her masterpiece. Katherine is based on the true story of Katherine Swynford and John of Gaunt from 14th Century England. John, a younger son of King Edward III, was one of the richest and most powerful men of his day/5. Katharine, the widow of the late Admiral Ralston, was the only child of their marriage, and her only child was John Ralston, second cousin to Katharine Lauderdale and Mrs. Slayback. But the primeval Alexander had a second son Robert, who had only one daughter, Margaret, married to Rufus Thompson.
The Katharine Lauderdale Vol: 1 [Hardcover] provide you with new experience in reading through a book. Ronda Tollison: That reserve can make you to feel relax. This particular book Katharine Lauderdale Vol: 1 [Hardcover] was colourful and of course has pictures on there. Francis Marion Crawford (August 2, – April 9, ) was an American writer noted for his many novels, especially those set in Italy, and for his classic weird and fantastic stories. Crawford was born in Bagni di Lucca, Grand Duchy of Tuscany on August 2, He was the only son of the American sculptor Thomas Crawford and Louisa Cutler Alma mater: Cambridge University, University . Katharine was suddenly very angry, and Robert Lauderdale realized that he had gone too far in his excitement. But he looked at the certificate carefully, then took out his note-book and wrote down the main facts with great care. “I didn’t mean to doubt what you told me, child,” he said, while he was writing. Katharine Lauderdale would be a New York society belle, if it were not for her miserly father. Her older sister has escaped the unhappy parental home by marrying and Katherine plans to do the same, but her father has already refused to sanction her nuptials with her .
Book digitized by Google from the library of the New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Katherine is a historical novel by American author Anya tells the story of the historically important, 14th-century love affair in England between the eponymous Katherine Swynford and John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster, the third surviving son of King Edward III.. In , Katherine was ranked 95 in the BBC's Big Read survey of Britain's best-loved : Anya Seton. This banner text can have markup.. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. Originally published in two volumes, Katharine Lauderdale tells the tale of a would-be New York society belle, if it were not for her miserly father. Her older sister has escaped the unhappy parental home by marrying and Katharine plans to do the same, but her father has already refused to sanction her nuptials with her cousin and childhood sweetheart, Jack Ralston.