The Wise Woman

Author: Philippa Gregory
Homepage 9780006514640

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  • : $20.00(AUD)
  • : 9780006514640
  • : HarperCollins Publishers Limited
  • : Harper Element
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  • : 0.43
  • : December 2001
  • : 19.99
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  • : Philippa Gregory
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  • : Paperback
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  • : en
  • : 640
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Barcode 9780006514640
9780006514640

Description

A haunting story of a woman

Promotion info

Reissue of Philippa Gregory's disturbing novel of passion and betrayal in Tudor England. / Philippa Gregory is now one of the most successful historical novelists writing today. / 'The Other Boleyn Girl' has now sold nearly 350,000 copies in paperback. / 'The Virgin's Lover' has sold 50,000 hardback copies to date and has been a bestseller in the UK, the US, and Number One in New Zealand. / Film versions of 'The Other Boleyn Girl' and 'The Queen's Fool' are in development. / Now reissued in a sumptuous new package. / The author is well known for her appearances on TV, as a Tudor expert and a regular on Time Team, and her frequent participation on Radio 4's Round Britian Quiz. / Competition: Hilary Mantel, Deborah Moggach, Reay Tannahill

Author description

Philippa Gregory is an internationally renowned author of historical novels. She holds a PhD in eighteenth-century literature from the University of Edinburgh. Works that have been adapted for television include A Respectable Trade, The Other Boleyn Girl and The Queen's Fool. The Other Boleyn Girl is now a major film, starring Scarlett Johansson, Natalie Portman and Eric Bana. Philippa Gregory lives in the North of England with her family.