Indiscretions of the Queen

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Putnam's Sons, 1988 - Fiction - 352 pages
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Having married Caroline of Brunswick against his will, the Prince of Wales finds his wife a vulgar and flamboyant woman and attempts to have her found guilty of adultery despite her enormous popularity throughout England

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User Review  - Dream24 - LibraryThing

I've said it before and I'll say it again. I'm a sucker for Jean Plaidy books. Oh my....Caroline, whatever will we do with you? When we first meet Caroline, she is a teenager and she pulls off the ... Read full review

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User Review  - LucyB. - LibraryThing

Poor Caroline of Brunswick! Did she really not know any better? Could she have maybe toned things down a notch…be a little less eccentric maybe? Regardless, I doubt that would have changed George’s ... Read full review


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About the author (1988)

Jean Plaidy was a British writer who wrote under various pen names. Her real name is Eleanor Alice Burford Hibbert. She was born in London on September 1, 1906. Most of the books written as Jean Plaidy are historical romances based on English history featuring historical figures. The first, Beyond the Blue Mountains, was published in 1947. Hibbert also wrote five nonfiction histories and two children's books. Besides Jean Plaidy, Hibbert wrote under Victoria Holt, Phillipa Carr, Elbur Ford, Kathleen Kellow, Ellalice Tate, and her maiden name, Eleanor Burford. Hibbert died on January 18, 1993.

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