Lady of Quality Author:Georgette Heyer Annis Wychwood was in her late twenties, a beautiful heiress, and hopelessly single. When she sponsored young Lucilla Carleton's "coming out," the town's social elite were shocked. After all, how could Annis find Lucilla a husband when she could not choose one for herself? Then Lucilla's handsome and egotistical uncle and guardian arrived to app... more »rove the sponsorship. But his brash and rakish manner quickly succumbed to the will of Annis, this remarkable heiress no man had yet subdued.« less
Written with Georgette Heyer's typical elegance and style, I very much enjoyed this book. It was well paced and intelligent. I would perhaps have enjoyed having the hero and heroine spend a little more time together, but that is a small quibble when permitted to spend a few lovely hours in the inimitable world of Miss Heyer.