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ISBN-13: 9780099533061 ISBN-10: 0099533065
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Edward the Second has been barbarously murdered in Berkeley Castle on the orders of his wife, Queen Isabella, and her lover Roger de Mortimer, and fifteen-year-old Edward the Third is w king. Young Edward has already met and fallen in love with Philippa of Hainault and, to prevent him enquiring into the details of his father's death, Isabella allows the marriage to take place. A son is born who goes on to become the famous Black Prince. While some suggest that Edward has a claim on the French throne, he is reluctant to pursue it, aware of the magnitude of such an undertaking.It is only when Robert of Artois arrives, bent on starting a war with France, that the king is provoked into action. When Robert presents Edward with a dead heron and compares him tauntingly to the timid bird, Edward vows to attack France, heralding the beginning of the Hundred Years' War. Here we see Edward in his greatness, victorious in war and leading his country to prosperity, and at his very weakest, fallen from glory and crippled by his scheming mistress.

Key Features
Author(s)Jean Plaidy
PublisherCornerstone
Date of Publication05/03/2009
LanguageEnglish
FormatPaperback
ISBN-100099533065
ISBN-139780099533061
SubjectHistorical & Mythological Fiction
Series TitlePlantagenet Saga
Series Part/Volume Number9

Publication Data
Place of PublicationLondon
Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
ImprintArrow Books Ltd
Content Noten/a

Dimensions
Weight341 g
Width129 mm
Height198 mm
Spine28 mm

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Format DetailsB-format paperback

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Author BiographyJean Plaidy, one of the preeminent authors of historical fiction for most of the twentieth century, is the pen name of the prolific English author Eleanor Hibbert, also know as Victoria Holt. Jean Plaidy's novels had sold more than 14 million copies worldwide by the time of her death in 1993.

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The Vow on the Heron

by Jean Plaidy

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Edward the Second has been barbarously murdered in Berkeley Castle on the orders of his wife, Queen Isabella, and her lover Roger de Mortimer, and fifteen-year-old Edward the Third is now king. Young Edward has already met and fallen in love with Philippa of Hainault.

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Edward the Second has been barbarously murdered in Berkeley Castle on the orders of his wife, Queen Isabella, and her lover Roger de Mortimer, and fifteen-year-old Edward the Third is now king. Young Edward has already met and fallen in love with Philippa of Hainault and, to prevent him enquiring into the details of his father's death, Isabella allows the marriage to take place. A son is born who goes on to become the famous Black Prince. While some suggest that Edward has a claim on the French throne, he is reluctant to pursue it, aware of the magnitude of such an undertaking.It is only when Robert of Artois arrives, bent on starting a war with France, that the king is provoked into action. When Robert presents Edward with a dead heron and compares him tauntingly to the timid bird, Edward vows to attack France, heralding the beginning of the Hundred Years' War. Here we see Edward in his greatness, victorious in war and leading his country to prosperity, and at his very weakest, fallen from glory and crippled by his scheming mistress.

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9th in the popular series depicting the rise and fall of Edward the Second. 15-year old Edward the Third is now King, and vows war on France, heralding the start of the Hundred Years' War.

Author Biography

Jean Plaidy, one of the preeminent authors of historical fiction for most of the twentieth century, is the pen name of the prolific English author Eleanor Hibbert, also know as Victoria Holt. Jean Plaidy's novels had sold more than 14 million copies worldwide by the time of her death in 1993.

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"I absolutely loved Jean Plaidy novels and devoured as many of them as I could get my hands on as a teenager. She was far and away my favourite writer. I can still remember the utter, visceral thrill of approaching her shelf at the local library and seeing one that I hadn't read yet" -- Wendy Holden

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The ninth title in Jean Plaidy's hugely popular Plantagenet series memorably depicts the rise and fall of Edward the Second

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  • ISBN0099533065
  • Title The Vow on the Heron
  • Author Jean Plaidy
  • Pages 480
  • Year 2009
  • ISBN-10 0099533065
  • ISBN-13 9780099533061
  • Format Paperback
  • Publication Date 2009-03-05
  • Imprint Arrow Books Ltd
  • Place of Publication London
  • Country of Publication United Kingdom
  • DEWEY 823.912
  • Illustrations n/a
  • Birth 1906
  • Death 1993
  • Media Book
  • Publisher Cornerstone
  • Short Title VOW ON THE HERON
  • Residence US
  • Series Plantagenet Saga
  • Subtitle (Plantagenet Saga)
  • Dimensions129mm x 198mm x 28mm

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