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Issue Details: First known date: 2020... 2020 The Christmas Salon
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'Art is beautiful. Politics are ugly...

'So says Major Henry Musgrave, a distinguished military man who has long yearned to reconnect with his lost love. His last memories of her are from when he was a young man about to go to war. When Louisa's father entreats him to go to Paris to find out what has become of her, Henry sets off, determined to find a renowned artist named Traversant who appears to hold Louisa under his spell.

'I am hardly the sort of woman you're supposed to wed...

'A woman with secrets, Louisa Beresford flees to Paris when her life in England implodes. A shamed woman with an infant, she seeks refuge with irascible fellow artist, Madame Vignée. When Henry Musgrave comes to their studio to have his portrait painted, Louisa must decide whether to reveal herself or stay hidden from the love of her life forever.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

Notes

  • Dedication:

    For Beautiful Bella, who always belongs to herself.

    And for Mum, Dad, Danielle, Julie, Sara, & Alon:
    The ones who catch you before you hit the ground never lose their
    wings.

    Thank You. xxx

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • California,
      c
      United States of America (USA),
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      Americas,
      :
      Boroughs Publishing Group ,
      2020 .
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      Image courtesy of publisher's website.
      Extent: 181p.p.
      Note/s:
      • Published 19 November 2020.
      ISBN: 9781953810168
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    Western Europe, Europe,
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