The Star-Chamber, Volume II

The Star-Chamber, Volume II

by William Harrison Ainsworth
     
 

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The execution of Lady Lake's criminal and vindictive project would not have been long deferred, after the defeat she had sustained from Lord Roos, but for her husband's determined opposition. This may appear surprising in a man so completely under his wife's governance as was Sir Thomas; but the more he reflected upon the possible consequences of the scheme, the more… See more details below

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The execution of Lady Lake's criminal and vindictive project would not have been long deferred, after the defeat she had sustained from Lord Roos, but for her husband's determined opposition. This may appear surprising in a man so completely under his wife's governance as was Sir Thomas; but the more he reflected upon the possible consequences of the scheme, the more averse to it he became; and finding all arguments unavailing to dissuade his lady from her purpose, he at last summoned up resolution enough positively to interdict it.

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ISBN-13:
9781499347678
Publisher:
CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date:
05/12/2014
Pages:
100
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.21(d)

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