The Nonesuch

Author: Georgette Heyer
Homepage 9780099474388

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  • : $26.95(NZD)
  • : 9780099474388
  • : Random House
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  • : January 2005
  • : 199mm X 131mm X 20mm
  • : United Kingdom
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Barcode 9780099474388
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Description

A heart-racing and enthralling story of Regency romance from one of our best-known and most beloved historical novelists.

Sir Waldo Hawkridge -- wealthy, handsome, eligible, illustrious, and known as 'The Nonesuch' for his athletic prowess -- believes he is past the age of falling in love. But when he comes North to inspect his unusual inheritance at Broom Hall in the West Riding, his arrival leads to the most entertaining of ramifications ...

Georgette Heyer won the hearts of a huge worldwide readership with her peerless novels of historical romance - a readership which continues to this day - and in The Nonesuch, all her storytelling skills are in eveidence.

Author description

Author of over fifty books, Georgette Heyer is the best-known and best-loved of all historical novelists, who made the Regency period her own. Her first novel, The Black Moth, published in 1921, was written at the age of fifteen to amuse her convalescent brother; her last was My Lord John. Although most famous for her historical novels, she also wrote eleven detective stories. Georgette Heyer died in 1974 at the age of seventy-one.