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Rainbird (Fictitious character)

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Works: 8 works in 15 publications in 1 language and 1,166 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Romance fiction  History  Historical fiction 
Classifications: PR6053.H4535, 823.914
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Most widely held works about Rainbird (Fictitious character)
    Rainbird's revenge by Marion Chesney( Book )
    4 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 862 libraries worldwide
    When spoiled Jenny Sutherland arrives for the season in London she soon is made to realize by the butler, Rainbird, that not everything and everyone revolves around her life
    Rainbird's revenge by Marion Chesney( file )
    2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
    Jenny Sutherland is pretty, but the lovely country girl is also vain. Her guardian has decided that a London season is just the thing to give the fair Jenny a sorely deserved set-down. Meanwhile, the handsome Duke of Pelham, owner of 67 Clarges Street, has returned from Europe at last-to find a wife. Used to women doting on him, the Duke turns the town against the disdainful Jenny who dares to spurn him at her very first London soiree. Alas, he's fallen in love with the miss he's just ruined! Now his butler Rainbird has a mischievous plan to get Jenny into the Duke's arms-and teach this upstairs Lord and Lady a humbling lesson about downstairs servants-and the human heart
    Rainbird's revenge by M. C Beaton( Sound Recording )
    1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
    When the Duke of Pelham returns to his town house at 67 Clarges Street, he is grimly determined to find a suitable wife--but completely unprepared for what the Season has to offer. The duke's title alone has always brought him more than his share of feminine attention; claiming not to believe in love, he has never been spurned by a lady. The duke's self-imposed search is soon disrupted by the arrival in London of Miss Jenny Sutherland, a spoiled but beautiful country girl whose vanity is her tragic flaw. According to her guardian Aunt Letitia, lack of competition has made Jenny put on airs; in London, she will get the set-down she sorely deserves. Indeed, at her first important London party, Jenny's blatant disdain for the duke leads to certain disaster. But no one has counted on the intervention of John Rainbird, the shrewd and resourceful butler at 67 Clarges Street. Rainbird befriends Jenny, suggesting she look in the mirror a little less often. The result is a mischievous scheme that will insure Jenny's social success and determine the fate of the close-knit family of servants at 67 Clarges Street
    The miser of Mayfair by Marion Chesney( Book )
    1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
    Features the staff of a reputedly unlucky house, in London's Mayfair district, and describes the new tenants, a dissolute Scot and his beautiful ward, who take the town by storm
    Rainbird's revenge by M. C Beaton( Sound Recording )
    1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
    When the Duke of Pelham returns to his town house at 67 Clarges Street, he is grimly determined to find a suitable wife-but completely unprepared for what the Season has to offer. The duke's title alone has always brought him more than his share of feminine attention; claiming not to believe in love, he has never been spurned by a lady. The duke's self-imposed search is soon disrupted by the arrival in London of Miss Jenny Sutherland, a spoiled but beautiful country girl whose vanity is her tragic flaw. According to her guardian Aunt Letitia, lack of competition has made Jenny put on airs; in London, she will get the set-down she sorely deserves.Indeed, at her first important London party, Jenny's blatant disdain for the duke leads to certain disaster. But no one has counted on the intervention of John Rainbird, the shrewd and resourceful butler at 67 Clarges Street. Rainbird befriends Jenny, suggesting she look in the mirror a little less often. The result is a mischievous scheme that will insure Jenny's social success and determine the fate of the close-knit family of servants at 67 Clarges Street
    Rainbird's revenge by Marion Chesney( Sound Recording )
    2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
    The servants at 67 Clarges Street in London have saved their money to buy a pub, but when they hear that the house's owner, the Duke of Pelham, is returning from Spain, they decide to stay and get revenge on his financial manager who has cheated them for years
    The adventuress by M. C Beaton( file )
    1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
    Followers of the series will notice in this volume some personality changes in the odd assortment of retainers who keep the infamous house at 67 Clarges Street, in London's Mayfair, at the ready for whatever entrepreneur will rent it as a launching pad into the London social season. This time the renters are an unlikely couple, the Goodenoughs, apparently father and daughter, she a great beauty, he silent and mysterious. Their secrets eventually become known to the downstairs troupe, but the indomitable butler Rainbird rallies the support forces. When Emily Goodenough's social gaffes and earthy winsomeness capture the ton's most eligible bachelor, another successful season at the house comes to a close
    Rainbird's revenge by M. C Beaton( file )
    3 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
    Love comes home to A House for the Season!When the Duke of Pelham returns to his town house at 67 Clarges Street he is grimly determined to find himself a suitable wife, and love will have nothing to do with his selection. The duke's search is soon disrupted by the arrival in town of Miss Jenny Sutherland - a beautiful but hugely spoilt country girl whose vanity is overwhelming. In fact it was her guardian who brought her to London in the hope her ward will get the put-down she so sorely deserves. But no one had counted on the intervention of Rainbird, the duke's shrewd and resourceful b
 
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