The Ugly Duchess

Author: Eloisa James
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0748130721
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“Thepapers are all calling her the 'Ugly Duchess,' ” his valet replied miserably. “
What?” “The'ugly duchess,' a play on that fairy tale 'The Ugly Duckling.' My lord,
please keep your voice down. Her ladyship isnext door. Sheretired to her room
directly after returning fromthe modiste.” “When you saythe 'papers,' which ones
do you mean, precisely?” James pulled offhis shirt and tossediton the bed. Daisy
mustbe devastated. They were all blasted liars. He'd kill the scribblers himself ...

Seduced By A Pirate

Author: Eloisa James
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1405525037
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The answer can be found by comparing Griffin's success here to James's success
in The Ugly Duchess, my most recent fairy tale. That novel is spun, obviously,
from Hans Christian Andersen's “The Ugly Duckling.” My version puts together a
duckling and a pirate, with a touch of “Cinderella”—and a dash of Coco Chanel.
Theo, the duchess in question, is a witty, lovable heroine. And of course, James (
and Griffin) sail the seven seas, tattooed and muscled and altogether delectable.

As You Wish

Author: Eloisa James
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1405525266
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The answer canbe found by comparing Griffin's success here to James's success
in The Ugly Duchess, my most recent fairy tale. That novel is spun, obviously,
from Hans Christian Andersen's “The Ugly Duckling.” My version puts together a
duckling and a pirate, with a touch of “Cinderella”—and a dash of Coco Chanel.
Theo, the duchess in question, is a witty, lovable heroine. And of course, James (
and Griffin) sail the seven seas, tattooed and muscled and altogether delectable.

The Oxford Companion To Fairy Tales

Author: Jack Zipes
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0199689822
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didacticism made his 'love-gift of a fairy-tale' so popular that his books were
second only to the Bible in bourgeois Victorian nurseries. Alice's commercial
value rose as she was reproduced on ... Alice, the Mad Hatter, and the Ugly
Duchess had long entered national folklore by 1928, when Sotheby's auctioned
the original manuscript for the unheard-of sum of £15,400; it was later sold to the
Parke-Bernet Galleries for $50,000. In 1948, to show its appreciation of Britain's
war efforts, the ...

Kleine Meerjungfrauen Und H Ssliche Entlein

Author: Hans Christian Andersen
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ISBN: 9783806749731
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6 bekannte Märchen von Hans Christian Andersen (1805-1875) u.a. äDäumelinchenä, äDer standhafte Zinnsoldatä, äDie Nachtigallä, äDie Prinzessin auf der Erbseä. - Ab 8.

Alice S Adventures In Wonderland Decoded

Author: David Day
Publisher: Doubleday Canada
ISBN: 0385682271
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1513), by the Flemish artist Quentin Matsys (1466– 1530), that in the twentieth
century has become widely known as “The Ugly Duchess” because it is believed
to be John Tenniel's model for his illustration of that Wonderland character.
Although it has been frequently argued that ... woman for divorcing her first
husband. Over time the nickname and others like it resulted in folk tales about an
ugly and deformed countess that were eventually recorded in Jacob Grimm's
German Sagas ...

Das Juwel Die Gabe

Author: Amy Ewing
Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag
ISBN: 3104025584
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Violet lebt in Armut, aber sie hat eine besondere Gabe.

The Beauty Of God

Author: Daniel J. Treier
Publisher: InterVarsity Press
ISBN: 0830828435
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He conceived of beauty in a different light than that of traditional aesthetics,
downplaying traditional notions of beauty of form and emphasizing rather that “
beauty and truth are closely related.”6 Thus, as he observed, there can be beauty
in the truth of an artist's portrayal of the demonic as demonic or of despair as real
despair, just as that which is ugly but loved is beautiful because of the love
shown toward it—as, he suggests, in Albrecht Dürer's drawing of his old, ugly
mother.7 What ...

To Wed A Rake

Author: Eloisa James
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101611103
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Theplotis borrowed from Shakespeare, who borrowed it from afairy tale. Ifind that
fact delightful, because for the lastfew yearsI have been doing the same.SofarI've
writtenA KissatMidnight (“Cinderella”), When Beauty Tamedthe Beast, The Duke
isMine (“The Princess and the Pea”), and The Ugly Duchess (“Ugly Duckling”). I
hadsomany questions ... Ihope you lovemyversion of Shakespeare's fairy tale,
and perhaps givemyother fairy tales a chance as well. Withbestwishes, Chapter
One ...