William the Bastard, base-born son of the Duke of Normandy, must fight the King of France to regain his Duchy. Spurned in love by the Princess Matilda, the fighting Duke dares to take a whip to her in her own father''s palace, before making her his bride. William the Conqueror sails to England to claim the Saxon King''s crown and sceptre for his own.
Georgette Heyer is unbeatable.'' Sunday Telegraph. A beautifully repackaged edition of one of the best of the best. Renowned gamester and the first to admit that he is entirely..Подробнее
Rejected by miss milborne, the incomparable, for his unsteadiness of character, wild lord sheringham is bent on avenging fate and coming into his fortune. But the very first woman..Описание