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My Lady Glamis Pamela Hill

My Lady Glamis

Pamela Hill

Published February 1st 1987
ISBN : 9780312001629
Hardcover
191 pages
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Set in sixteenth century Scotland, this is the true, tragic story of the beautiful Jonet Douglas, Lady Glamis, a woman trapped in the middle of a blood feud between rival clans. The Earl of Angus, Jonets brother and head of the Douglas family,MoreSet in sixteenth century Scotland, this is the true, tragic story of the beautiful Jonet Douglas, Lady Glamis, a woman trapped in the middle of a blood feud between rival clans. The Earl of Angus, Jonets brother and head of the Douglas family, rebels against and finally captures the young James V, King of Scotland. James vows to escape and exact revenge - and when he does, asserting his kingship and outlawing the Douglases, he initiates a relentless and vicious persecution. At the heart of this is Jonet, now happily married into the neutral Campbell clan.Her very beauty proves a curse, for it had attracted the lustful eye of the captive king. She rejected his advances- now he smolders for revenge. Jonets only crime has been to bear the name of a family James V hated, yet it is a crime that puts her on trial for her life.In this moving portrayal of a a woman who aroused the sympathy of all Scotland, Pamela Hill reveals once again her mastery of the authentic and powerful historical novel.