The Nonesuch Author:Georgette Heyer When they learned that 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 man in the kingdo... more »m.
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