The Toll-Gate Author:Georgette Heyer 'How can I know that you are to be trusted? I never set eyes on you until yesterday!' — Georgette Heyer is famous for her delightful Regency romances, and there is a modern sophistication about her handling of them that makes the stories irresistible. This post-Waterloo adventure is no exception. — A handsome captain of Dragoon Guards becomes in... more »volved with an engaging highwayman, a taciturn Bow Street runner and a stolen hoard of gold coins whilst protecting the squire's attractive niece from black villainy.
Read it and you will at once join the happy circle of Miss Heyer's innumerable admirers.
'Told in a brisk canter of prose that leaves the reader breathless by the end of the story, but throughly pleased with it all.'
Sheffield Morning Telegraph
'An exciting, witty novel . . . has all the humour and excitement that we have come to expect from Georgette Heyer.'