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Musique Et Silence: Roman
Title:Musique Et Silence: Roman
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Category:Historical fiction, Fiction, Historical, Denmark, Music, Romance
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Set in seventeenth century Denmark Rose Tremain s dazzling prize winning tale is a pungently atmospheric richly provocative and masterfully orchestrated romance of point and counterpoint loyalty and deception tenderness and violence community and alienation peace and conflict Music amp Silence Peter Claire is an English lutenist summoned to Denmark to join King Christian IV s royal orchestra Designated the king s Angel because of the purity of his physical beauty Peter falls helplessly in love with the lovely companion of Queen Kirsten the king s adulterous wife The young musician finds himself dangerously torn between loyalties ensnared in the deep seated unrest of a royal court where the forces of good and evil of harmony and dissonance are ensconced in a battle to the death, Robert Merivel son of a glove maker and an aspiring physician finds his fortunes transformed when he is given a position at the court of King Charles II Merivel slips easily into a life of luxury and idleness enthusiastically enjoying the women and wine of the vibrant Restoration age But when he s called on to serve the king in an unusual role he transgresses the one law that he is forbidden to break and is brutally cast out from his newfound paradise Thus begins Merivel s journey to self knowledge which will take him down into the lowest depths of seventeenth century society, Newlyweds Joseph and Harriet Blackstone emigrate from England to New Zealand along with Joseph s mother Lilian in search of new beginnings and prosperity but the harsh land near Christchurch where they settle threatens to destroy them almost before they begin When Joseph finds gold in a creek bed he hides the discovery from both his wife and mother and becomes obsessed with the riches awaiting him deep in the earth Abandoning his farm and family he sets off alone for the new goldfields over the Southern Alps a moral wilderness where many others under the seductive dreams of the colour rush to their destinies and doom, In a silent valley in southern France stands an isolated stone farmhouse the Mas Lunel Aramon the owner is so haunted by his violent past that he s become incapable of all meaningful action letting his hunting dogs starve and his land go to ruin Meanwhile his sister Audrun alone in her modern bungalow within sight of the Mas Lunel dreams of exacting retribution for the unspoken betrayals that have blighted her life Into this closed world comes Anthony Verey a wealthy but disillusioned antiques dealer from London When he sets his sights on the Mas a frightening and unstoppable series of consequences is set in motion