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In the Morland Dynasty series, the majestic sweep of English history is richly and movingly portrayed through the fictional lives of the Morland family. It is 1874, and Venetia is on the brink of marrying Lord Hazelmere when she discovers he does not plan to allow her to continue training as a doctor. She calls the wedding off, and from being the talk of the season becomes the scandal of the year. Estranged from family and friends, she needs all her determination to continue the fight. At Morland place George and Alfreda continue to spend on grandiose building schemes despite the threat of bankruptcy, while Henrietta’s cold marriage to the ascetic Rector of Bishopthorpe brings her close to questioning her religion.
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The upcoming marriage of Venetia, eldest daughter of the Duke of Southport, is the talk of London society. But with just weeks to go, Venetia cries off - unable to accept that her husband will forbid her to study medicine. Meanwhile at Morland Place, George's new wife is whittling away his fortune.
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