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The Unreliable Death of Lady Grange, Paperback / softback Book

The Unreliable Death of Lady Grange Paperback / softback

Paperback / softback


Edinburgh, January 1732. It's the funeral of Rachel, wife of Lord Grange. Her death is a shock. Still young, she'd shown no signs of ill health. Rachel is, however, still alive. She has been brutally kidnapped by the man who has falsified her death: her husband.

Her punishment, perhaps, for railing against his infidelity - or simply for being too feisty for a lady and never submissive enough as a wife.

Whether to conceal his Jacobite leanings or to replace his wife with a long-time mistress, Lord Grange banishes Rachel to a remote island exile, to an isolated life of hardship on St Kilda, where she can never be found.

This is the gripping story of a woman who has until now been remembered mostly by her husband's unflattering account.

It's a remarkable tale of how the real Lady Grange may have coped with such a dramatic fate, with courage and grace


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