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  • The Jewel in the Crown
  • Written by Paul Scott
    Read by Richard Brown
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On Sale: May 11, 2010
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The first volume in Paul Scott's historical tour-de-force opens in 1942 as the British fear both Japanese invasion and Indian demands for self-rule. In the Mayapore gardens, Daphne Manners, daughter of the provincial governor, leaves her Indian lover, who will soon be arrested for her alleged rape.
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PAUL SCOTT was born in London in 1920. He served in the army from 1940 to 1946, mainly in India and Malaya. He is the author of thirteen distinguished novels including his famous The Raj Quartet. In 1977, Staying On won the Booker Prize. Paul Scott died in 1978.

  • The Jewel in the Crown by Paul Scott
  • May 11, 2010
  • Fiction
  • Random House Audio
  • $32.50
  • 9780307751447

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