Earthly Joys

Philippa Gregory's fascinating and turbulent novel about the Jacobean gardener and adventurer John Tradescant is abridged by Alison Joseph.

Reader Kevin Whately

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LB0119990406

Philippa Gregory's fascinating and turbulent novel about the Jacobean gardener and adventurer John Tradescant is abridged by Alison Joseph.

Reader Kevin Whately

LB0119990406

Philippa Gregory's fascinating and turbulent novel about the Jacobean gardener and adventurer John Tradescant is abridged by Alison Joseph.

Reader Kevin Whately

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Queen Elizabeth is dead and King James has ascended to the throne.

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Queen Elizabeth is dead and King James has ascended to the throne.

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A season of births and deaths.

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A season of births and deaths.

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Tradescant is called into the service of the Duke of Buckingham.

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Tradescant is called into the service of the Duke of Buckingham.

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James is dead and Charles has been crowned king.

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James is dead and Charles has been crowned king.

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Tradescant is employed by King Charles and Queen Henrietta Maria.

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Tradescant is employed by King Charles and Queen Henrietta Maria.

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Tradescant becomes involved in the tulip trade.

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Tradescant becomes involved in the tulip trade.

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The market collapses.

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The market collapses.

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Tradescant makes plans for the future of his family.

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Tradescant makes plans for the future of his family.