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The Daylight Gate
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The Daylight Gate
by Winterson, Jeanette

Good Friday 1612. Pendle Hill. A mysterious gathering of thirteen people is interrupted by a local magistrate. Is it a witches' Sabbat? In Lancaster Castle two notorious witches await trial and certain death, while the beautiful and wealthy Alice Nutter rides to their defence. Elsewhere a starved child lurks. And a Jesuit priest and former Gunpowder plotter makes his way from France to a place he believes will offer him sanctuary. But will it? And how safe can anyone be in Witch Country?

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Publication date: 2012

ISBN: URN:ISBN:9780099561835

OPAC reference: KOHA-OAI-BCP:4396

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