I allow you all the vices you choose to claim-indeed, I know you for a game master a shocking rake, and a man of sadly unsteady character!' In all her twenty-five years, lovely Venetia Lanyon has never been further than Harrogate, nor enjoyed the attentions of any but her two wearisomely persistent suitors. Then in one extraordinary encounter, she meets a neighbor she only knows by reputation- the infamous Lord Damerel-and before she knows better, is egging on a libertine whose way of life has scandalized the North Riding for years.
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About the Author
Georgette Heyer was born on 16 August 1902, Wimbledon, London, United Kingdom. She was an English novelist and short-story writer, in both the historical romance and detective fiction genres. Her writing career began in 1921 when she turned a story for her younger brother into the novel The Black Moth. In 1925 Heyer married George Ronald Rougier, a mining engineer. She died on 4 July 1974, London, United Kingdom.