Second Season Author:Elsie Lee Mis Charlotte Stanwood was the despair of her family. She reached the ripe age of eighteen without a husband, and if her disastrous first season in London was any indication, she was doomed to spinsterhood. — What could you do with a girl who would not learn to chatter sweetly or sew neatly or even play a harp? Instead Charlotte rode as well as a... more » man, read books, and spoke German.
All society was startled when the dashing handsome, immensely wealthy Duke of Imbrie asked for Charlotte's hand -- and just as shocked when she turned him down.« less