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Issue Details: First known date: 2018... 2018 Book of Colours
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'London, 1321: In a small shop in Paternoster Row, three people are drawn together around the creation of a magnificent book, an illuminated manuscript of prayers, a book of hours. Even though the commission seems to answer the aspirations of each one of them, their own desires and ambitions threaten its completion. As each struggles to see the book come into being, it will change everything they have understood about their place in the world. In many ways, this is a story about power - it is also a novel about the place of women in the roiling and turbulent world of the early fourteenth century; what power they have, how they wield it, and just how temporary and conditional it is.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.


  • Other formats: Also dyslexic edition
  • Other formats: Also large print.
  • Other formats: Also braille.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Sydney South, South Sydney area, Sydney Southern Suburbs, Sydney, New South Wales,: HarperCollins Australia , 2018 .
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      Image courtesy of publisher's website.
      Extent: 368p.p.
      Reprinted: 15 Apr 2019
      • Published 23 April 2018.

      ISBN: 9781460752210, 146075221X
Last amended 22 May 2019 12:55:16
  • London,
    United Kingdom (UK),
    Western Europe, Europe,
  • 1321
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