The Duchess

The Duchess

Book - 2001
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Set against the splendour of Georgian England, this is the tale of Allegra Morgan, daughter of the richest man in the country, who agrees to marry a penniless duke on condition he must never ask her for love. As the revolution in France turns their world on its head, they find themselves in an adventure that might save all.
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Pub. Group, 2001
Edition: 1st ed. --
ISBN: 9780345434357
Branch Call Number: FIC Small 3558ad 1
Characteristics: 377 p


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hania4987 Feb 13, 2014

interesting fairy tale set in the high society of Georgian England during the season of the Husband Hunt. It's written with a light touch and a good sense of humor. The only unnecessary and really jarring note in the story is the Pimpernel-like escapade in France. A good quick read.

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