Cotillion Author:Georgette Heyer Kitty had to choose one of the cousins... When Kitty Caring's guardian wills her his vast fortune- on the condition that she marry one of his nephews- she finds herself beset with suitors. Kitty refuses the reluctant rector, dismisses the dense Lord, and agrees to a betrothal to the dandified Freddy- but only to make Jack, a reckless roue with ... more »a reputation among the ladies, jealous.
But jealousy is a double-edged sword, and when a far from reformed Jack finally offers for Kitty, Freddy discovers a rougher side to his rarified nature. And Kitty finds a husband more precious than the plumpest inheritance.« less