Sylvester or The Wicked Uncle

Sylvester or The Wicked Uncle
Título Sylvester or The Wicked Uncle
Autor Georgette Heyer
Año de edición 2000
Páginas 331
ISBN 9780749304515


Libro usado en Inglés. Lomo arrugado por la lectura y marcas de haber sido alcanzado por agua en algún momento, sin mayor importancia.



"You are the cause of every ill that has befallen me!

You say I ill used you: if I did you are wonderfully, revenged, for you have ruinned me!"


Endowed with rank, wealth and elegance, Sylvester, Duke of Salford posts into Wiltshire to discover if the Hon Phoebe Marlow will meet his exacting requirements for a bride. If he does not expect to meet a tongue-tied stripling wanting both manners and conduct, then he is intrigued indeed when his visit causes Phoebe to flee her home. They meet again on the road to London, where her carriage has come to grief in the snow. Yet Phoebe, already caught in one imbroglio, now knows she soon could well be deep in another...