Last edited by Samushura
Tuesday, May 12, 2020 | History

7 edition of Alice in Exile (Ulverscroft Large Print) found in the catalog.

Alice in Exile (Ulverscroft Large Print)

by Piers Paul Read

  • 290 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Ulverscroft Large Print .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historical - General,
  • War & Military,
  • Fiction - Historical

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages619
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7986375M
    ISBN 100753167425
    ISBN 109780753167427
    OCLC/WorldCa51567863

    Buy Alice in Exile New Ed by Read, Piers Paul (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(10). Critical Praise " Alice in Exile is profoundly conventional, absolutely old-fashioned, and I confess to having missed a highly advertised fiesta in a Mexican mountain town just so I could stay in the hotel and find out what happened.".

    Editions for Alice in Exile: (Paperback published in ), (Unknown Binding published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ). COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

    Desperate, Alice concludes that exile is preferable to shame and, as a result, finds herself in the midst of two of the great cataclysms of the 20th century - the Great War and the Russian Revolution. Buy Alice in Exile by Piers Paul Read from Amazon's Fiction Books Store. Everyday low prices on a huge range of new releases and classic fiction/5(8).


Share this book
You might also like
Sidelights on Greek history.

Sidelights on Greek history.

geology and mineral resources of the Sungai Teris area, Pahang

geology and mineral resources of the Sungai Teris area, Pahang

Focussing on language

Focussing on language

Oregon Saltwater Fishing Guide

Oregon Saltwater Fishing Guide

History of Mexico

History of Mexico

Two way guide to the Settle line

Two way guide to the Settle line

eye for an eye

eye for an eye

White Christmas

White Christmas

Handbook on work experience education

Handbook on work experience education

Little journeys to the homes of famous women

Little journeys to the homes of famous women

Custom-made

Custom-made

Diplomatic study on the Crimean war, (1852 to 1856)

Diplomatic study on the Crimean war, (1852 to 1856)

Alice in Exile (Ulverscroft Large Print) by Piers Paul Read Download PDF EPUB FB2

A captivating and powerful novel. Piers Read writes of strength and suffering. Self-pity is supplanted by regard and reflection. 'Alice in exile' is a fine tale structured by the events of the first world war and the Russian revolution/5. By critically acclaimed author Piers Paul Read, Alice in Exile is an exquisite historical novel featuring Alice Fry--a free-thinking and independent-minded woman in a world ruled by men--and the two men who love her.

It is when Alice, the daughter of a radical publisher, meets Edward Cobb, the eligible young son of a baronet who has recently quit the army to pursue his political Edition: First Edition. Alice in Exile is by no means a bad book, nor an excellent one. Well-written and thoroughly researched, the author attempts to delve into the life of something Alice Fry as she battles with concepts of love, attachment, and eventually World War One.

The author attempts to play with the social and moral beliefs of London immediately prior to WW/5(10). By critically acclaimed author Piers Paul Read, Alice in Exile is an exquisite historical novel featuring Alice Fry--a free-thinking and independent-minded woman in a world ruled by men--and the two men who love her.

It is when Alice, the daughter of a radical publisher, meets Edward Cobb, the eligible young son of a baronet who has recently quit the army to pursue his political ambitions. When word gets out that Alice's father, a small press impresario, has published an erotic manual, the embarrassed Edward deserts Alice and the baby she is carrying.

Piers Paul Read's book, Alice in Exile will have me traveling to the nonfiction section soon. This novel is based on World War I and the succeeding Russian Revolution.

Alice Fry is a young English woman studying languages at Bedford College, in When we first meet her, she's at a society party, unaccompanied, and quite comfortable. Alice in Exile: A Novel by Piers Paul Read On the eve of World War I at a party in Chelsea, young aristocrat Edward Cobb meets and falls in love with free-thinking liberal-minded suffragette Alice Fry.

About the Book Alice in Exile is Piers Paul Read's triumphant return to the fiction for which he is widely praised: romantic, dramatic, and rich with detail. It features Alice Fry--an independent woman in a world ruled by men--and the two men who love her.

It is when Alice meets Edward Cobb. A site dedicated to book lovers providing a forum to discover and share commentary about the books and authors they enjoy.

Author interviews, book reviews and lively book commentary are found here. Content includes books from bestselling, midlist and debut authors. Alice in Exile by Piers Paul Read Piers Paul Read's most successful work of fiction to date was an historical novel set during the Second World War, THE FREE FRENCHMAN.

This new novel, in a similar vein, is a love story set in England, France and Russia, played out against the turbulent backdrop of the First World War.

Full of moral and emotional conflict, this is the story of a strong. Alice in Exile is Piers Paul Read's triumphant return to the fiction for which he is widely praised: romantic, dramatic, and rich with detail.

It features Alice Fry--an independent woman in a world ruled by men--and the two men who love her. It is when Alice meets Edward Cobb, the eligible son of a baronet/5(5). Alice in Exile is Piers Paul Read's triumphant return to the fiction for which he is widely praised: romantic, dramatic, and rich with detail.

It features Alice Fry--an independent woman in a world ruled by men--and the two men who love her. It is when Alice meets Edward Cobb, the eligible son of.

ALICE IN EXILE is a beautifully moving love story played out in a world ravaged by war. Meticulously researched and loaded with moral and emotional conflict, this story of lovers forced apart by differing social backgrounds and dire circumstances should appeal to /5(3). Alice Unbound: Beyond Wonderland (The Exile Book of Anthology Series) [Anderson, Colleen, Day, David] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Alice Unbound: Beyond Wonderland (The Exile Book of Anthology Series)Price: $   Alice in exile 1st U.S. by Piers Paul Read. Published by Thomas Dunne Books in New York. Written in EnglishPages: ALICE IN EXILE. by Piers Paul Read. BUY NOW FROM to all the books on her father’s backlist—so it shouldn’t be too surprising that her first great love affair is with someone most of her friends consider entirely inappropriate: an aristocrat.

Edward Cobb is the son of a baronet, a product of Eton and Oxford, an army officer, and a Author: Piers Paul Read. Alice in exile. [Piers Paul Read] -- An historical novel featuring Alice Frye -- a free-thinking and independent-minded woman in a world ruled by men -- and the 2 men who love her: Edward Cobb, the father of her child, with his.

Alice in Exile is by no means a bad book, nor an excellent one. Well-written and thoroughly researched, the author attempts to delve into the life of something Alice Fry as she battles with concepts of love, attachment, and eventually World War One. The author attempts to play with the social and moral beliefs of London immediately prior to WW/5(8).

This book is the story of Alice, who meets and falls in love with Edward Cobb, the son of a baronet - whose family find Alice Not Quite The Thing for their eligible son.

When Edward is faced with a choice as to whether to stand by his love for Alice or jilt her, he makes a decision he lives to regret/5(10).

"Alice in Exile is profoundly conventional, absolutely old-fashioned, and I confess to having missed a highly advertised fiesta in a Mexican mountain town just so I could stay in the hotel and find out what happened, from toto Alice Fry, her ninny upper-class English lover, Edward Cobb, and her aristocratic Russian protector, Pavel Rettenberg, who ends up being/5(5).

By critically acclaimed author Piers Paul Read, Alice in Exile is an exquisite historical novel featuring Alice Fry-a free-thinking and independent-minded woman in a world ruled by men-and the two men who love her. It is when Alice, the daughter of a radical publisher, meets Edward Cobb, the eligible young son of a baronet who has recently quit the army to pursue his political ambitions.By critically acclaimed author Piers Paul Read, Alice in Exile is an exquisite historical novel featuring Alice Fry--a free-thinking and independent-minded woman in a world ruled by men--and the two men who love her.

It is when Alice, the daughter of a radical publisher, meets Edward Cobb, the eligible young son of a baronet who has recently quit the army to pursue his political : St.

Martin's Publishing Group.Alice in exile by Read, Piers Paul, Publication date Topics Triangles (Interpersonal relations), World War,Rejection (Psychology), British, Single mothers, Governesses, Nobility Internet Archive Books.

Delaware County District Library (Ohio) Scanned in :