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The Court of the Thorn Tree

(1973)
A novel by

 
 
Pride before a fall...

Lovely Margaret Stewart was a proud and spirited young lady - too proud to accept the unwilling hospitality of her only living relative. But in strait-laced New Orleans early in the 19th century, there were few means for a respectable young woman to make her own way in the world - and that was why Margaret came, as governess to the forbiding Villars mansion. In her charge was a child who seem possessed by satanic evil.

Invading her dreams was the darlky handsome, fierce-tempered man who employed her. And closing in on her were hate and fear and mystery, as the dark abyss of the sinister past opened to receive her....



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July 2016 : USA MP3 CD
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Title: The Court of the Thorn Tree
Author(s): Patricia Maxwell
ISBN: 1-5226-8319-4 / 978-1-5226-8319-3 (USA edition)
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December 2012 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Court of the Thorn Tree
Author(s): Patricia Maxwell
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December 2012 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Court of the Thorn Tree
Author(s): Patricia Maxwell
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon UK