And only to deceive : Emily Ashton Series, Book 1. / Tasha Alexander.
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- ISBN: 9780061739231 (electronic bk)
- Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2009.
From gifted new writer Tasha Alexander comes a stunning novel of historical suspense set in Victorian England, meticulously researched and with a twisty plot that involves stolen antiquities, betrayal, and murder And Only to Deceive For Emily, accepting the proposal of Philip, the Viscount Ashton, was an easy way to escape her overbearing mother, who was set on a grand society match. So when Emily's dashing husband died on safari soon after their wedding, she felt little grief. After all, she barely knew him. Now, nearly two years later, she discovers that Philip was a far different man from the one she had married so cavalierly. His journals reveal him to have been a gentleman scholar and antiquities collector who, to her surprise, was deeply in love with his wife. Emily becomes fascinated with this new image of her dead husband and she immerses herself in all things ancient and begins to study Greek. Emily's intellectual pursuits and her desire...
Electronic reproduction. New York : HarperCollins e-books, 2009. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 491 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB).
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