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The dressmaker's secret / Charlotte Betts.

The dressmaker's secret / Charlotte Betts.
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ISBN 9781510070493 (pbk.) :
Author Betts, Charlotte author.
Title The dressmaker's secret / Charlotte Betts.
Edition Large print edition.
Publisher/Date Rearsby, Leicester W.F. Howes Ltd, 2017.
Pagination etc. 502 pages (large print) ; 24cm.
Contents note First published in the United Kingdom in 2017 by Piatkus.
Summary Note Italy, 1819. Emilia Barton and her mother Sarah live a nomadic existence, travelling from town to town as itinerant dressmakers to escape their past. When they settle in the idyllic coastal town of Pesaro, Emilia desperately hopes that, this time, they have found a permanent home. But when Sarah is brutally attacked by an unknown assailant, a deathbed confession turns Emilia's world upside down. Seeking refuge as a dressmaker in the eccentric household of Princess Caroline of Brunswick, Emilia experiences her first taste of love with the charming Alessandro. But her troubling history gnaws away at her. Might she, a humble dressmaker's daughter, have a more aristocratic past than she could have imagined?
Subject Dressmakers -- Fiction
Secrecy -- Fiction
Aristocracy -- Fiction
Large print books
Europe -- History -- 1815-1848 -- Fiction
Italy -- History -- 1815-1870 -- Fiction
Historical fiction.
Large type books
Shelf Location LP BETT
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