The Nonesuch Author:Georgette Heyer STARTLING NEWS When they learned the 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 youth idolized "the Nonesuch"; the fathers disapproved; and the mothers and daughters saw him as the most eligible -- and elusive -... more »- man in the kingdom.
But one person remained calm. When she became a governess, Aanilla 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