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The Daylight Gate

by Jeanette Winterson

Hardcover, 224 pages, Pgw, List Price: $24 |


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Alice Nutter fights for justice when a group of women are accused of witchcraft during the reign of England's James I — when being Catholic is considered an act of treason and the Latin High Mass is comparable to the satanic Black Mass.


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