A Model Marriage
Miss Antonia Locke longs far a soul mate, but she's a touch too buxom for most gentlemen's tastes. However, Patrick Fairchild, duke of Exton, sees Antonia as the perfect model for the naked Botticelli Venus he longs to paint. If Antonia will not disrobe far the sake of art, he plans to trap her into a marriage of convenience. And so he begins to woo his reluctant prey...only to lose his heart in the process.
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Antonia Locke, with a figure like a Botticelli angel, is just the woman Patrick Fairchild, Duke of Exton, needs to complete his Renaissance-style painting. However, getting this naive schoolmaster's ... Read full review
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