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The Duchess (edition 1991)

by Jude Deveraux

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Title:The Duchess
Authors:Jude Deveraux
Info:Pocket Books (1991), Hardcover, 316 pages
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Rating:*****
Tags:fiction, romance, hardcover, read

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The Duchess kept me avidly turning pages. I am a big fan of books set in Scotland so that kept me interested and I loved the travels of Captain Baker and Claire and Vellie falling in love with one another. Claire and Harry were together for all the wrong reasons so their was no love lost between them. The friendship between Claire and Vellie was very natural and the story flowed perfectly along. A really good read. ( )
  SweetLiar | May 5, 2016 |
4.25 ou 4.5? ( )
  Joana_v_v | Feb 9, 2016 |
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  Bookman1954 | Oct 23, 2015 |
one of my first books on cassette, and an awesome romance. Trevelyan was incredible in audio. During the lost period so not sure when read ( )
  afarrington | Aug 20, 2011 |
This story was largely boring and occasionally awkward. Not a worthwhile book. ( )
  TheBooknerd | Oct 27, 2010 |
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Claire Willoughby risked losing her millions in her inheritance if, as decreed by her grandfather, she did not wed an "acceptable" man. Harry Montgomery, the eleventh Duke of MacArran, seemed perfect. He owned a historical castle, he looked manly in a kilt, and he was as much a titled Scotsman as Bonnie Prince Charlie himself.

Their engagement announced, Claire's future as a duchess was assured --- and she set off with her family to meet the Montgomery clan in Scotland. Bramley Castle was a damp, chill place, overflowing with eccentric relatives. But there was also Trevelyan, a secretive, brooding man who lived in Bramley's ancient halls. Whoever he was, he wasn't at all like Harry: Trevelyan was the most exasperating, arrogant, know-it-all of a man Claire had ever met. And the most fascinating ...
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 067168972X, Mass Market Paperback)

Jude Deveraux

captures the thrill of an American beauty's Highlands wedding, where a royal title is at stake -- and where love wins the day.

The Duchess

Claire Willoughby risked losing millions in her inheritance if, as decreed by her grandfather, she did not wed an "acceptable" man. Harry Montgomery, the eleventh Duke of MacArran, seemed perfect. He owned a historic castle, he looked manly in a kilt, and he was as much a titled Scotsman as Bonnie Prince Charlie himself.

Their engagement announced, Claire's future as a duchess was assured -- and she set off with her family to meet the Montgomery clan in Scotland. Bramley Castle was a damp, chill place, overÞowing with eccentric relatives. But there was also Trevelyan, a secretive, brooding man who lived in Bramley's ancient halls. Whoever he was, he wasn't at all like Harry: Trevelyan was the most exasperating, arrogant, know-it-all of a man Claire had ever met. And the most fascinating...

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In order to secure her inheritance from her grandfather, Clair Willoughby has agreed to marry Harry Montgomery, but when she goes to meet his family at Bramley Castle, she meets the fascinating and very mysterious Trevelyan.

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