The Nonesuch Author:Georgette Heyer STARTLING NEWS — When they learned Sir Waldo Hawkridge was coming, the village gentry were thrown into a flurry. The famed sportsman himself! Heir to an uncounted fortune, and a leader of London society! The local youths idolized the "Nonesuch", the fathers' disapproved; and the mothers and daughters saw him as the most eligible--and elusive-- m... more »an in the kingdom.
But one person remained calm. When she became a governess, Ancilla Trent had put away romance, and at first she could only be amused at the fuss over Sir Waldo. But when he ignored the well-born beauties of the district, a shocking question began to form: could the celebrated gentleman be courting her?« less