Cover image for The Mary Stewart omnibus
Title:
The Mary Stewart omnibus
Author:
Tranter, Nigel G., 1909-2000.
Publication Information:
London : Hodder and Stoughton/Coronet Books, 1998.

©1994
Physical Description:
232 pages, 456 pages ; 20 cm
General Note:
Originally published in two separate vols. in 1994.

"The fascinating 15th century story of Princess Mary, sister of James the Third"--Cover.
Language:
English
Contents:
Bk. 1. Price of a princess -- bk. 2. Lord in waiting.
Added Title:
Price of a princess.

Lord in waiting.
ISBN:
9780340717554
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

This is the 15th-century story of Mary Stewart, eldest sister of James the Third of Scotland. This omnibus edition, which incorporates Price of a Princess and Lord in Waiting, tells of the wise and strong-minded princess.


Author Notes

Mary Stewart was born on September 17, 1916 in Sunderland, County Durham, England. She received a First Class Honours B.A. in English from Durham University in 1938 and a teaching certificate in 1939. She taught in elementary school until 1941 when she was offered a post at Durham University. She taught there until 1945 and received a M.A. in English during that time.

Her first book, Madam, Will You Talk?, was published in 1955. Her other works included My Brother Michael, Touch Not the Cat, This Rough Magic, Nine Coaches Waiting, Thornyhold, Rose Cottage, and the Merlin Trilogy. She also wrote children's books including Ludo and the Star Horse and A Walk in Wolf Wood. She died on May 9, 2014 at the age of 97.

(Bowker Author Biography)


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