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The Dark Well of Glastonbury

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In 1903, Louisa, an impoverished young widow, goes to Glastonbury to care for her ailing aunt. One day while sitting beside the ruined abbey church, she experiences a vision from the past of a woman who was guardian of one of the three sacred wells on the Isle of Avalon - the red and white wells situated at the foot of the Tor are known to this day, but the black well, ...more
Paperback, 290 pages
Published July 22nd 2014 by Crone Press
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Lesley
Mar 22, 2016 Lesley rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
A real treat, set in 1903 when Louisa must leave her homein London after the death of her father and sets off for Glastonbury to care for an ailing Aunt.It soon becomes apparent that Louisa has the gift of "second sight" and is drawn to a spot at the Abbey, where she has vivid visions of women from an ancient past, the "guardians of the Dark Well". The visions are chronological and cover major upheavals in history, we learn the fates of all the previous guardians, and the book eventaully ...more
Janet Skinner
May 04, 2015 Janet Skinner rated it it was amazing
A beautifully written book about the wells of Glastonbury that actually exist. It contains a blend of historical information and modern romance where women are guided towards their life's calling.
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Nov 12, 2014 Themah Carolle-casey rated it it was amazing
I thoroughly enjoyed this book. Beautifully written and a fascinating insight into a magical history of the Wells of the town.
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