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The Star of Lancaster

(1981)
(Book 11 in the Plantagenet Saga series)
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After Richard II is deposed and dies in Pontefract Castle under mysteriouscircumstances, his cousin, Henry of Bolingbroke (by marriage the Duke ofLancaster), becomes Henry IV [1399-1413]. From his usurpation of the crownarises the dispute over succession which will eventually lead to the War ofthe Roses. Henry spends most of his reign fighting those who had helped him.Adding to his problems is his rebellious son, Harry, whose reckless conductand disreputable friends causes scandal. But when Harry becomes Henry V[1413-1422], he proves himself an able soldier when he recaptures Normandy.He marries Catherine of Valois, daughter of Charles VI, but reigns only nineshort years before his death.

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Hardback Editions

November 1982 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Star of Lancaster (Plantagenet Saga, Book 11)
Author(s): Jean Plaidy, Victoria Holt, Philippa Carr
ISBN: 0-399-12758-5 / 978-0-399-12758-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: G P Putnam's Sons, NY
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July 1981 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Star of Lancaster (Plantagenet Saga)
Author(s): Jean Plaidy
ISBN: 0-7091-7996-0 / 978-0-7091-7996-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Robert Hale
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Paperback Editions

March 2009 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Star of Lancaster: (Plantagenet Saga)
Author(s): Jean Plaidy
ISBN: 0-09-953308-1 / 978-0-09-953308-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Arrow
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April 1985 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: THE STAR OF LANCASTER (Plantagenet Saga)
Author(s): Jean Plaidy aka Victoria Holt
ISBN: 0-449-20416-2 / 978-0-449-20416-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Fawcett Crest Books
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Kindle Editions

February 2011 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Star of Lancaster: (Plantagenet Saga)
Author(s): Jean Plaidy
Publisher: Cornerstone Digital
Availability: Amazon UK