Sophy of Kravonia

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House of Stratus, Jan 12, 2008 - 306 pages
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A young, beautiful maidservant, Sophy Grouch, born into an unassuming family, spreads her wings and embarks on a life-changing journey, first to Paris and then to a Balkan principality. This poignant tale, set in the nineteenth century, is enriched with history and romance and tells of the love, courage and vivacity that stirred ordinary Sophy from her roots and transformed her into Sophy of Kravonia.
 

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User Review  - Hannah Cobb - Goodreads

Sophy begins life as an orphaned kitchen maid living on the charity of the local gentry, but her dreams call her on to greater things. Through a series of coincidences and her bold ability to snatch ... Read full review

Contents

Enoch Grouchs Daughter
3
The Cook and the Catechism
9
Beautiful Julia and My Lord
17
Fates Way or Lady Megs
26
The Vision of Something Bright
36
Part two Paris
39
Pharos Mantis and Co
41
The Lord of Youth
50
Monseigneurs Uniform
132
Countess Ellenburg Prays
141
The Sound of a Trumpet
150
Zerkovitchs Bedroom Fire
160
Joyful of Heart
172
A Delicate Duty
180
His Majesty Dies Tomorrow
191
A Job for Captain Hercules
199

The Note and no Reasons
58
The Picture and the Star
65
Part tHree Kravonia
69
The Nameday of the King
71
At the Golden Lion
81
The Virgin with the Lamp
90
The Message of the Night
97
A Question of Memory
104
Impossible or Immediate?
114
The Baroness Goes to Court
123
A Frenchman and a Matress
208
Ingenious Colonel Stafnitz
218
To the Faithful City
228
The Silver Ring
236
They Have Colds in Slavna
247
On Saturday at Miklevni
257
Jealous of Death
266
A Woman and a Ghost
275
True to Her Love
285
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