Melbury Square Author:Dorothy Eden A tumultuous sage of Edwardian England. Spanning the years from the pre-Wold War I period to the present, it tells the dramatic story of a great beauty, Maud Lucie, the reigning debutante of London's fashionable Melbury Square at a time when nothing was more important than the next ball. — Already famous as the daughter and model of one of th... more »e leading portrait painters of the day, Maud waltzes through her first session as a favorite of the King himself, who monopolizes her at ball after ball. It is expected that she will conclude the season with a brilliant titled marriage -- but it is not to be so. Both idolized and dominated by her flamboyant father, Maud finds her search for love and happiness thwarted at every turn.
How this vibrant, headstrong beauty is liberated and comes to learn what love is all about makes an unforgettable reading experience.« less