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A Splendid Defiance

(1985)
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For two years, England has been in the grip of Civil War. In Banbury, Oxfordshire, the Cavaliers hold the castle, the Roundheads want it back and the town is full of zealous Puritans. Consequently, the gulf between Captain Justin Ambrose and Abigail Radford, the sister of a fanatically religious shopkeeper, ought to be unbridgeable. The key to both the fate of the castle and that of Justin and Abigail lies in defiance...but will it be enough?

A Splendid Defiance is a dramatic and enchanting story of forbidden love, set against the turmoil and anguish of the first English Civil War.

Genre: Historical

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Hardback Editions

May 1985 : UK Hardback
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Title: A Splendid Defiance
Author(s): Stella Riley
ISBN: 0-00-222910-2 / 978-0-00-222910-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
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Paperback Editions

November 2014 : USA Paperback
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Title: A Splendid Defiance (Roundheads & Cavaliers) (Volume 1)
Author(s): Stella Riley
ISBN: 1-4992-6259-0 / 978-1-4992-6259-9 (USA edition)
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April 1985 : UK Paperback
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Title: Splendid Defiance
Author(s): Stella Riley
ISBN: 0-00-617007-2 / 978-0-00-617007-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Distribution Services
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Audio Editions

December 2016 : USA Audio edition
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Title: A Splendid Defiance
Author(s): Stella Riley
Publisher: Stella Riley
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December 2016 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: A Splendid Defiance
Author(s): Stella Riley
Publisher: Stella Riley
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December 2016 : UK Audio edition
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Title: A Splendid Defiance
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Publisher: Stella Riley
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Kindle Editions

December 2012 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: A Splendid Defiance
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