The Duchess of Drury Lane by Freda Lightfoot

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Passion, jealousy, scandal and betrayal ? a true-life Regency Romance of the rise and fall of an extraordinary woman born into extraordinary times|Growing up in a poverty-stricken, fatherless household, Dorothy Jordan overcame her humble beginnings to become the most famous comic actress of her day. It was while performing on Drury Lane that Dorothy caught the eye of the Duke of Clarence, later to become King William IV. Her twenty-year relationship with the Duke was one of great happiness and domesticity, producing ten children. But ultimately, Dorothy’s generous nature was her undoing and she was to be cruelly betrayed by the man she loved.
 

About Freda Lightfoot

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Freda Lightfoot was born in Lancashire but now lives in Spain, where she produces her own olive oil. She has published over fifty short stories, numerous articles and more than thirty-five novels, including many bestselling family sagas.
 
Published March 1, 2013 by Severn House Digital. 256 pages
Genres: History, Literature & Fiction, Romance. Fiction

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