The prize

by Brenda Joyce

Publisher: MIRA in Don Mills, ON

Written in English
Published: Pages: 585 Downloads: 329
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  • Pirates -- Fiction,
  • Virginia -- History -- 1775-1865 -- Fiction,
  • Great Britain -- History -- George III, 1760-1820 -- Fiction

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Virginia Hughes is determined to rebuild her homeplace. She sails to England alone, hoping to convince her uncle to lend her the funds. Instead she finds herself kidnapped by the notorious Devlin O"Neill.

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StatementBrenda Joyce.
GenreFiction
The Physical Object
Pagination585 p. ;
Number of Pages585
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23273171M
ISBN 100778320898

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