Pure and Untouched/Love at the Helm Author:Barbara Cartland PURE AND UNTOUCHED — London's most eligible and confirmed bachelor--the handsome, raffish Duke of Ravenstock--has proposed to Lady Cleodel Wick, a woman he believes is the pure, virginal "ivory goddess" of his dreams. When he discovers she has a lover, he angrily breaks the engagement, vowing to find and marry a woman who is truly pure and untou... more »ched. He travels to a Paris convent and arranges a loveless marriage to beautiful, ethereal Anoushka, whose secret past and real innocence soon teach him more about the true meaning of love than he has ever dreamed of knowing.
LOVE AT THE HELM
Wartime hero Captain Conrad Horn, returning to England in 1815 to command the Raoyal Navy's newest ship, The Invincible, faces an unpleasant assignment. He must take on board Lady Delora Horn, a cousin he's never met--and doesn't want to, because she's the sister of a man he detests--who is en route to marry the repulsive, debauched governor of Antigua. But Delora turns out to be shy, innocent and lovely, and when Conrad learns she is being forced into an unwanted marriage, he is determined to save her--not guessing that the sympathy she kindles in him will turn into fiery love.« less