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  • ISBN: 9781482928006 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 1482928000 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 04 min.)) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : AudioGO : 2013.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Charlotte Anne Dore.
Summary, etc.:
Mannerling, the splendid family estate gambled away by Sir Beverley, remains the passionate desire of his daughters. Beverley himself has died; the eldest daughter, Isabella-having failed in her bid to reclaim their home-is blissfully wed. The mantle of savior then falls to the next eldest daughter, Jessica. How fortunate that the new owner of Mannerling has a marriageable son. In truth, Harry is a brutal lecher, a drunkard, and a wastrel, but Jessica, blinded by determination, vows to secure a betrothal. She is barely aware of the attentions of handsome, charming Professor Robert Sommerville, whose affection for Jessica is equaled only by the fear that her obsession to secure Mannerling will lead to disaster for all concerned. As scandal and intrigue swirl around her, Jessica must discover where the heart finds true happiness.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Inheritance and succession > Fiction.
Young women > Fiction.
Man-woman relationships > Fiction.
England > Fiction.
Genre: Regency fiction.

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