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The reluctant widow

Author: Georgette Heyer
Publisher: Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks Casablanca, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"When Elinor Rochdale boards the wrong coach, she ends up not at her prospective employer's home but at the estate of Eustace Cheviot, a dissipated and ruined young man on the verge of death. His cousin, Mr Ned Carlyon, persuades Elinor to marry Eustace as a simple business arrangement. By morning, Elinor is a rich widow, but finds herself embroiled with an international spy ring, housebreakers, uninvited guests,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Romance fiction
Fiction
Regency fiction
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Georgette Heyer
ISBN: 9781402213519 1402213514
OCLC Number: 209793169
Notes: Originally published: London : Heinemann, 1946.
Description: ii, 316 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Georgette Heyer.

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"When Elinor Rochdale boards the wrong coach, she ends up not at her prospective employer's home but at the estate of Eustace Cheviot, a dissipated and ruined young man on the verge of death. His cousin, Mr Ned Carlyon, persuades Elinor to marry Eustace as a simple business arrangement. By morning, Elinor is a rich widow, but finds herself embroiled with an international spy ring, housebreakers, uninvited guests, and murder. And Mr Carlyon won't let her leave ..."--Publisher's website.

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