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Faro's Daughter

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $8.95

Publisher: New York, Signet: 1992

Edition: Twentieth Edition; 1st Signet Printing

Seller ID: 8327

ISBN: 0451173546

Condition: Very Good


Spine slightly slanted, a bit creased, corners bumped, minor edge wear and rubbing, light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. ; 7 ¾" - 9 ¾" Tall; 220 pages; "No matter how well-bred she was, no matter how extenuating her circumstances, Deborah Grantham was nothing more than a gaming-house wench. Marriage with young Lord Mablethorpe was simply out of the question. His family would have to buy the hussy off. Representing the Mablethorpes in this distasteful transaction was Max Ravenscar, the wealthiest, cleverest and most stubborn bachelor in London. Face... View more info

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Footsteps in the Dark

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $4.90

Publisher: New York, Berkley Books: 1987

Edition: Twentieth Edition; Seventh Printing

Seller ID: 8328

ISBN: 0425087697

Condition: Good


Spine slightly slanted, corners bumped, reading crease and some cover creasing, minor edge wear, hole punched in upper corner of front cover. Some tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A solid copy. ; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall; 246 pages; Originally published in 1932, "Footsteps in the Dark" was Georgette Heyer's first mystery novel, expanding her brilliant writing career from historical and Regency novels. "It wasn't the lack of modern conveniences that made a summer spent at the ancient priory mansion such an unsettling experience. It was the ghost - or whatever was gr... View more info

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Frederica

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Naperville, IL, Sourcebooks Casablanca: 2008

Edition: 27th Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 8439

ISBN: 1402214766

Condition: Near Fine


Corners slightly bumped, slight edge wear. A bright, attractive copy. ; 7 ¾" - 9 ¾" Tall; 437 pages; "Who is Frederica? That's what the Marquis of Alverstoke wonders when a lovely, self-possessed young lady asks his assistance in launching her beautiful younger sister, Charis, into London society and caring for her schoolboy brothers. Such requests are all too familiar to the bachelor marquis, who has been inundated with similar pleas from his own sisters. But why should he accede to the request of an unknown distant relative like Frederica? To pique his ambitious sisters... View more info

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Friday's Child

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $10.75

Publisher: Naperville, IL, Sourcebooks Casablanca: 2008

Edition: 27th Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 8431

ISBN: 1402210795

Condition: Near Fine


Slight edge wear. A bright, attractive copy. ; 7 ¾" - 9 ¾" Tall; 423 pages; "Rejected by the incomparable Miss Milborne for his unsteadiness of character, wild Lord Sheringham is bent on avenging fate and vows to marry the next female he encounters. "To orphaned, pixie-ish Hero Wantage, it seemed like a star-studded dream when dashing Viscount 'Sherry' Sheringham asked her to be his bride - for although she knew it was a marriage of convenience (his convenience) , it eliminated the depressing prospect of life as a governess. But their marriage soon became a frenet... View more info

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Lady of Quality

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co: 1972

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller ID: 006909

Condition: Good


Spine slanted, a little chipping at top and base, corners bumped, a little edge wear, owner's sticker inside cover. Dampstain across base of spine to about 1/2" of the pastedowns. A good reading copy. "At 29, Annis Wychwood was considered a hopeless spinster by her neighbors in Bath. So when the beautiful and rich heiress decided to sponsor 17-year old Lucilla Carleton's "coming out," the town's social arbiters were shocked. After all, how could Annis find a husband for Lucilla when she could not choose one for herself?"; 7¾" - 9¾" Tall View more info

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My Lord John

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $27.50

Publisher: London, Bodley Head: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006324

ISBN: 0370105923

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Spine slanted, corners bumped, a little edge wear. Jacket in new Brodart, some edge wear primarily along spine and flaps with a little chipping at top and bottom of the folds. A couple of small creases and closed tears. This is a review copy with the Canadian distributor's book plate pasted onto the front end paper. An attractive copy. "John, Duke of Bedford -- very human, immensely powerful, intensely virile -- he is an unforgettable figure in England's most turbulent and bawdy era. Master of court intrigue, perilously close to the awesome responsibilities of the Crown, he remained a ... View more info

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No Wind of Blame

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $4.75

Publisher: New York, Berkley Prime Crime: 1994

Seller ID: 008166

ISBN: 0425102319

Condition: Good


Spine rolled, somewhat creased, reading crease, corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing. Pages tanned but text is clean and unmarked. A solid copy. Georgette Heyer herein turns her considerable talent to mystery. "No one cared that Wally Carter was dead. Certainly not fleshly Ermyntrude Carter, Wally's flamboyant wife. Good riddance to bad rubbish! As for Ermuntrude's impossibly intense teen-age daughter and Wally's vapid ward, Mary, the inheritance money was so consoling. Strong, silent, strange Robert Steel and tall, dark, phony Prince Alexis Varasashvili danced graveside ... View more info

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Pistols for Two

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $5.95

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1979

Seller ID: 007834

ISBN: 055311249X

Condition: Very Good


Slight spine slant, corners bumped, a little edge wear, binding fairly tight. Light yellowing but text is clean and unmarked. An attractive copy. A collection of 11 short stories, romance fiction set in Regency England by the mistress of regency romance. "An enchanted world of debutante balls, moonlit meetings and stolen kisses. A vanished world of great country houses and scandalous elopements. A frivolous world of sprightly schoolgirls, bored dandies, pretty widows and masquerading peers. An elegant world where duels at dawn and marriages of convenience threaten - but love alway... View more info

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Regency Buck

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $12.25

Publisher: New York, Sourcebooks Casablanca: 2008

Edition: 27th Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 8438

ISBN: 1402213492

Condition: Near Fine


Corners slightly bumped, slight edge wear. A bright, attractive copy. ; 7 ¾" X 9 ¾"; 352 pages; " After their father's death, Miss Judith Taverner and her brother Peregrine travel to London to meet their guardian, Lord Worth, expecting an elderly gentleman. To their surprise and utter disgust, their guardian is not much older than they are, doesn't want the office of guardian any more than they want him, and is determined to thwart all their interests and return them to the country. " But when Miss Taverner and Peregrine begin to move in the highest social circles,... View more info

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The Black Moth

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New York, Harlequin Books: 2003

Edition: Twentieth Edition; 1st Harlequin printing

Seller ID: 8322

ISBN: 0373835582

Condition: Good+


Spine rolled and creased, corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing, light tanning. A good reading copy. ; 5¾" - 6¾" Tall; 410 pages; New foreword by Diana Palmer. "Lovely Diana Beauleigh was under siege. The notorious Duke of Andover meant to have her - if not with her assent, then by force. But Diana was not about to surrender her virtue. She had already lost her heart to the man who rescued her from the Duke -- a handsome mysterious highwayman." View more info

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The Black Moth

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $11.75

Publisher: Naperville, IL, Sourcebooks Casablanca: 2009

Edition: 27th Edition; 1st Sourcebooks printing

Seller ID: 8432

ISBN: 1402219520

Condition: Near Fine


Slight edge wear. A bright, attractive copy. ; 7 ¾" - 9 ¾" Tall; 355 pages; Jack Carstares, the disgraced Earl of Wyndham, left England seven long years ago, sacrificing his honor for that of his brother when he was accused of cheating at cards. Now Jack is back, roaming his beloved South Country in the disguise of a highwayman. "Not long after Jack's return, he encounters his old adversary, the libertine Duke of Andover, attempting the abduction of the beautiful Diana Beauleigh. At the point of Jack's sword, the duke is vanquished, but foiled once, the 'Black Moth' ha... View more info

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The Convenient Marriage

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $3.95

Publisher: London, Pan Books: 1965

Seller ID: 005118

Condition: Good


Reading copy. Spine creased, slanted, front cover has tears at top and bottom of spine, some edge wear and rubbing, some chipping at top and base of spine. Pages tanned but text is clean and unmarked. "London in the 'Age of Elegance' - a charming, wicked, rakish place. Miss Lizzie Winwood, of an aristocratic but chronically penniless family, is to marry the Earl of Rule - for the 'convenience' of his great wealth. But Miss Winwood's affections lie elsewhere; how fortunate then that her rebellious young sister is willing to take her place as the Countess of Rule - how fortunate yet ho... View more info

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The Corinthian

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $4.95

Publisher: New York, Bantam Books: 1967

Edition: 27th Edition

Seller ID: 007641

Condition: Fair


Bantam SB4003, 202 pp. Spine somewhat creased, rolled, back cover has a tear going halfway up the spine from the base, reading crease, a little edge wear, some soiling. Pages tanned but text is clean and unmarked. Reading copy. "In England's most elegant age, a beautifully daring young heiress enters into a game of dangerous deception and breathless romance. Beautiful Penelope Creed had known Piers Luttrell from childhood. They had early pledged their love to each other, eagerly awaiting the day they could turn it into a lifelong reality. But now there was another man in her life. A ... View more info

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The Corinthian

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $10.75

Publisher: Naperville, IL, Sourcebooks Casablanca: 2009

Edition: 27th Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 8422

ISBN: 1402217692

Condition: Near Fine


Corners slightly bumped, slight edge wear. A bright, attractive copy. ; ; 7 ¾" X 9 ¾" Tall; 261 pages; "In England's most elegant age, a beautifully daring young heiress enters into a game of dangerous deception and breathless romance. Beautiful Penelope Creed had known Piers Luttrell from childhood. They had early pledged their love to each other, eagerly awaiting the day they could turn it into a lifelong reality. But now there was another man in her life. A dashing figure of a London dandy, the witty, worldly, handsome Sir Richard Wyndham, a man who made his own rules of ... View more info

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The Foundling

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, Ace Books: 2009

Edition: 27th Edition; 1st Sourcebooks printing

Seller ID: 8469

ISBN: 1402219482

Condition: Near Fine


Corners bumped, slight edge wear. A bright, attractive copy. ; 7 ¾" - 9 ¾" Tall; 439 pages; "Lady Harriet Presteigne had already been informed that she was expected to marry Gilly, the young Duke of Sale, her old friend and playmate. Unfortunately, the thought had never occurred to the groom-to-be until his uncle cum guardian sprang it on him. Gilly accepted with reasonable good grace the necessity of carrying on the line. He liked Harriet; he simply didn't love her-certainly not in the way he dreamed love should be. At least Harriet knew there wasn't another woman in hi... View more info

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The Grand Sophy

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $12.75

Publisher: Naperville, IL, Sourcebooks Casablanca: 2009

Edition: 27th Edition; Seventh Printing

Seller ID: 8430

ISBN: 140221894X

Condition: Near Fine


Slight edge wear. A bright, attractive copy. ; 7 ¾" - 9 ¾" Tall; 372 pages; "Beautiful, gay, impulsive, shockingly direct, Miss Sophia Stanton-Lacy swept into elegant London society and scattered conventions and traditions before her like wisps in a windstorm. As the mainstay of her hilariously bedeviled family, as a horsewoman, social leader and, above all, as an ingenious match-maker. The Grand Sophy was a smashing success. " View more info

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The Quiet Gentleman

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York, Harlequin Press: 2006

Edition: 27th Edition; 1st Harlequin printing

Seller ID: 8437

ISBN: 0373774176

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, slight edge wear. An attractive copy. ; New foreword for this edition by Karen Hawkings. ; 7 ¾" - 9 ¾" Tall; 332 pages; "Unscathed from the wars, Gervase Frant finally returns to his father's estate to claim his title as the new Earl of Stanyon. But his stepmother's resentment and his half brother's open disdain put a chill on Gervase's welcome. Now he must establish himself as the new head of the house . . . And ignore his family's rising hostility. " Then Gervase's eye is caught by a lovely young woman - the same woman already much in favor ... View more info

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The Reluctant Widow

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $11.75

Publisher: New York, Sourcebooks Casablanca: 2008

Edition: 27th Edition; 1st Sourcebooks printing

Seller ID: 8468

ISBN: 1402213514

Condition: Good+


Spine a bit creased, corners bumped, a little edge wear and rubbing, a few pages with corners creased, text is clean and unmarked. A nice copy. ; 7 ¾" - 9 ¾" Tall; 316 pages; "Haunted by a scandalous and tragic past, Elinor Rochdale of Feldenhall knows she will never marry. Until the stagecoach bound for Billingshurst mistakenly delivers the penniless governess to the country manor of the devilishly attractive Lord Edward Carlyon, who promptly asks her to wed . . . His ne'er-do-well cousin! But when she hears the reason for the handsome Lord's sudden proposal, Elinor can hard... View more info

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The Toll-Gate

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York, Harlequin Books: 2005

Edition: 27th Edition; 1st Harlequin printing

Seller ID: 8433

ISBN: 0373774125

Condition: Very Good


Corners bumped, slight edge wear. An attractive copy. ; Special foreword by Christina Dodd. ; 7 ¾" - 9 ¾" Tall; 285 pages; "The future of a reckless, adventure-loving captain of the Dragoons appeared both humdrum and tedious in those days when Waterloo was still a recent, glorious victory and also an end to the joys of soldiering. So handsome John Staple left the army to escape boredom and was immediately plunged into more exciting hazards than he had believed could possibly exist. Not only did he find himself quickly involved in perilous activies, but he was als... View more info

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The Toll-Gate

By: Heyer, Georgette

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Harlequin Books: 2005

Edition: 27th Edition; 1st Harlequin printing

Seller ID: 8470

ISBN: 0373774125

Condition: Good


Corners worn, minor edge wear and rubbing, some creasing to covers and spine. Light tanning but text is clean and unmarked. A solid reading copy. ; Special foreword by Christina Dodd. ; 7 ¾" - 9 ¾" Tall; 285 pages; "The future of a reckless, adventure-loving captain of the Dragoons appeared both humdrum and tedious in those days when Waterloo was still a recent, glorious victory and also an end to the joys of soldiering. So handsome John Staple left the army to escape boredom and was immediately plunged into more exciting hazards than he had believed could possibly ex... View more info