Frederica Author:Georgette Heyer London in "the Season" — Frederica Merrivale has come to London for the glittering social season, in order to give her beautiful younger sister Charis a chance to make a good marriage. The Merrivales, a family of solid social standing, have fallen into unhappy financial straits, and the marriage might deliver them from this situation. Frederica h... more »erself, a gay and witty charmer, is feared to be beyond marriageable age- she is twenty-four! But when they are introduced to London society by their distant cousin, Lord Alverstoke, they find themselves both besieged by more suitors than they can possibly handle!
England's best-loved, bestselling movelist, Georgette Heyer is known to millions of Americans for her charming romances.« less