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A Rose for Virtue by Norah Lofts

Cover of A Rose for Virtue by Norah Lofts

This historical novel tells the story of Napoleon's stepdaughter, Hortense de Beauharnais, her disastrous marriage to Napoleon's brother Louis, and her love for another man. It provides an unusual perspective on the major events of Napoleon's reign.