The Marquess

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Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated, 1997 - Fiction - 380 pages
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Scarred in a duel for the heart of a capricious woman, a brooding young American leaves the States for the crumbling English manor he has inherited. But fate has a new surprise in store for him, as a beautiful heiress in mortal danger seeks refuge at his estate. Once he tastes the searing heat of her passion, he will again risk everything for another glorious chance at happiness!

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This was my first book by Patricia Rice and it features a sort of Beauty and the Beast story. Gavin Lawrence, the new Marquess of Effingham, has just arrived in England to take possession of Arinmede ... Read full review

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User Review  - Bookworm_Lisa - LibraryThing

The tortured, scarred Marquess, Gavin, meets his match in the fireball Lady's companion, Dillian. Dillian and her cousin, the Lady Blache, find themselves whisked away to a manor that is falling apart ... Read full review

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With five million books in print and New York Times and USA Today bestseller lists under her belt, Patricia Rice's emotionally charged contemporary and historical romances have won RT Book Reviews Reviewers' Choice and Career Achievement Awards. A former CPA, Patricia is a native of Kentucky and New York, and currently resides in St. Louis, MO.

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