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  • Title: The Girl of the Mountains
  • Author: Eliza Parsons
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  • Page: 488
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  • Adelaide and her once noble father live a peaceful life of retirement in the mountains of France during the reign of Francis I One day while wandering from home, her father accidentally encounters three bandits, but is saved at the last moment by the repentance of one of the bandits, a younger man named Lewis whose good manners and mode of speaking reveal a mysterious pasAdelaide and her once noble father live a peaceful life of retirement in the mountains of France during the reign of Francis I One day while wandering from home, her father accidentally encounters three bandits, but is saved at the last moment by the repentance of one of the bandits, a younger man named Lewis whose good manners and mode of speaking reveal a mysterious past However, this meeting has disastrous consequences, and Adelaide is soon thrust into an adventure that takes her out of France and into Spain, where she meets a variety of characters domineering Baronesses, gallant Governors, and dangerously flirtatious young Dons Without anyone to trust but herself, Adelaide must keep safe until her true personal history can be revealed a history full of the intrigue rampant in the lascivious court of 16th century France.
    Eliza Parsons
    Eliza Parsons n e Phelp 1739 5 February 1811 was an English gothic novelist Her most famous novels in this genre are The Castle of Wolfenbach 1793 and The Mysterious Warning 1796 two of the seven gothic titles recommended as reading by a character in Jane Austen s novel Northanger Abbey.


    Commentaires:

    Maia
    Loved it. The name Adelaide seems to bode especially well for an excellent heroine, and this Adelaide is no exception. Despite being kidnapped three times, she manages to dramatically evade her captors no matter what. My personal favorites are her first escape, in which she stabs someone, and her last, in which Parsons' compares her to a goat leaping over the mountainside. She is very confident, competent, and more than willing to handle things on her own. Adelaide also gives fantastic speeches [...]

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