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by Georgette Heyer
The young Earl of Denville was missing. Captain John Staple's exploits in the Peninsula had earned him the sobriquet 'Crazy' Jack amongst his fellows in the Dragoon Guards.
The young Earl of Denville was missing. Handsome and eligible as the titled elder of the renowned Fancot twins was, no one would forgive him if he failed to appear before his fiancee's family. With her high-spirited intelligence and good looks, Abigail Wendover was a most sought-after young woman. But of all her high-placed suitors, there was none Abigail could love. Now home from Waterloo, life in peacetime is rather dull for the boisterous, adventure-loving Captain.
Georgette Heyer's novel takes us from John’s childhood through to 1413. This means that effectively the major events of John’s life are not documented
The reigns, deaths, and ruthless struggle for power of Richard II and. Georgette Heyer's novel takes us from John’s childhood through to 1413. This means that effectively the major events of John’s life are not documented. We do not see the death of King Henry IV (1413), or Georgette Heyer sadly died before this novel was completed and what remains is less than half finished.
I wish Percy were in ward – or you otherwise – or that I might go with you!’. Gramercy, brother! I had as lief do my own endeavour!’. Oh, I cry the Lord Warden’s pardon!’. Harry said, smiling k you for a nurseling!’. Neither a nurseling nor a recreant. No. But I think they may make you heavy cheer in the North. Well I know it,’ said John. What cheer will they make you in the West?’. Very hot cheer, but I shan’t find privy malice there, as you may. Go charily – and, for my love’s sake, John, keep only those about you whom you know you may trust!’.
Georgette Heyer (1902–1974) was an English author particularly known for her historical romance novels set in the Regency and Georgian eras. A best-selling author, Heyer's writing career saw her produce works from a variety of genres; in total she published 32 novels in the romance genre, 6 historical novels, 4 contemporary novels, and 12 in the detective fiction genre.
by. Heyer, Georgette, 1902-1974.
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Georgette Heyer died before the book was completed, leaving me wanting to know more about My Lord John
Georgette Heyer died before the book was completed, leaving me wanting to know more about My Lord John. John was the third son of the Earl of Derby, later to be known as Henry Bolinbroke, who usurped the throne of England from his cousin, the very unstable Richard II. The oldest son i the familly is kinown to us as Shakespere's Henry the Fifth, Parts I and II. John was apparently a very accomplished and reliable young man who was able to accept enormous resonsibility at an early age. When he was fourteen, his father put him in charge of defending the northern part of the country from the.
Author of over fifty books, Georgette Heyer is the best-known and best-loved of all historical novelists, making the Regency period her own. Her first novel, The Black Moth, published in 1921, was written at the age of fifteen to amuse her convalescent brother; her last was My Lord John. Although most famous for her historical novels, she also wrote eleven detective stories. Georgette Heyer died in 1974 at the age of seventy-one. Библиографические данные.
Childhood was short, apparently, in those long-ago times.
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