Books: French Leaves

THE SECRETS OF CAROLINE CniRiE (309 pp.)—Cecil Saint-Laurent—Crown ($3.50).

It is 1812, and Napoleon is advancing upon Moscow. Mere versts away, within the Russian lines, French Agent Caroline de Salanches is retreating equally rapidly from Prince Michael Dubrovin. During an orgy at his estate, Prince Michael has exposed Agent Caroline. In fact, he has left her without a stitch of covering above the waist. The air is filled with shrieks, screams and wolfish roars as the Russian nobility, ever lovers of traditional customs, pursue nude serfs round and round the banquet hall. But Caroline is resolved at least to keep her...

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