A Royal Likeness

A Royal Likeness

Christine Trent


As heiress to the recognized Laurent model Dolls company, Marguerite Ashby's destiny turns out safe. yet France nonetheless seethes with violence within the wake of the Revolution. And while Marguerite's husband is killed in the course of a insurrection, the younger widow travels to Edinburgh and turns into apprentice to her previous pal, Marie Tussaud, who has tested a wax exhibition. while best Minister William Pitt commissions a wax determine of Admiral Nelson, Marguerite turns into immersed in a deadly experience - and earns the admiration of 2 very diverse males. And as Britain battles to overthrow Napoleon, Marguerite will locate her loyalties less than fireplace from either side. With a masterful eye for info, Christine Trent brings one in all history's such a lot interesting eras to existence in of a narrative of hope, ambition, treachery, and braveness.

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