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The Foundling By Georgette Heyer

The Foundling
by Georgette Heyer

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The shy, young Duke of Sale has never known his parents, Instead, his Grace Adolphus Gillespie Vernon Ware (Gilly for short) has endured twenty-four years of rigorous mollycoddling form his uncle and valet. So when Gilly hears of Belinda, the beautiful foundling who appears to be blackmailing his cousin, he absconds with glee.
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The Foundling Summary


The Foundling by Georgette Heyer

The shy, young Duke of Sale has never known his parents, Instead, his Grace Adolphus Gillespie Vernon Ware (Gilly for short) has endured twenty-four years of rigorous mollycoddling form his uncle and valet. But his natural diffidence conceals a rebellious spirit. So when Gilly hears of Belinda, the beautiful foundling who appears to be blackmailing his cousin, he absconds with glee. No sooner has he entered this new and dangerous world than he is plunged into a frenzy of intrigue, kidnap and adventure ... For over fifty years, Georgette Heyer was the undisputed queen of historical, romantic fiction. The Foundling shows all of her wonderful talents at their best, and how she won a huge audience that continues to this day.

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The Foundling Reviews


"Triumphantly good . . . Georgette Heyer is unbeatable" -- India Knight * Sunday Telegraph *
"Sparkling" * Independent on Sunday *
"Wonderful characters, elegant, witty writing, perfect period detail, and rapturously romantic" -- Katie Fforde

About Georgette Heyer


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.

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GOR001395857
The Foundling by Georgette Heyer
Georgette Heyer
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Cornerstone
2004-10-07
400
0099468069
9780099468066
N/A
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