“Conceit” by Mary Novik
It is the Great Fire of 1666. St. Paul”s Cathedral, a landmark of London since the twelfth century, is being reduced to rubble by the flames that engulf the City. And it is here where Pegge sets out to save the effigy of her father. Her father was the famous poet, John Donne. It is an interesting book of history by Mary Novik. Published 2007.