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On a moonlit night on the outskirts of London, Lord Geoffroy Loveall findsthe answer to his prayers: an abandoned baby, somehow still alive amid thejunk of a rubbish heap. Rescuing the infant from certain death, Lord Geoffroy adopts her as his only child, heir to the fabulous Love Hall fortune. He names her Rose in memory of his long-dead sister and gives hera childhood of unparalleled gaiety and unstinting pleasure. But every house has a secret, and as Rose approaches adolescence, the secret of Love Hall becomes impossible to hide. As much as Lord Geoffroy wanted a daughter, the baby he brought home is, in fact, a boy. As a flock

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Set in the early years of the nineteenth century, "Misfortune" is a gothic novel for our times, a huge, rich, funny, exciting work of fiction that is destined to become a classic.

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9780099468448
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Stace, Wesley
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Vintage Books
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Publication Date:
20060531
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TRADE PAPER
Language:
English

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