The Unknown Ajax Author:Georgette Heyer Making the best of a bad situation, Anthea Darricot was civil to her newly-met cousin Hugh--but barely. For Anthea, reduced to accepting the charity of irascible Lord Darricot, had been ordered to marry Hugh, recent heir to the Darricot fortune. — Grandfather Darricot's plan seemed perfect--to Grandfather: Hugh, the offspring of his son and a c... more »ommon weaver's daughter, might bring an unsuitable wife into the family. To prevent this disaster, Hugh must marry the impoverished, 22-year-old spinster Anthea. Knowing this, the two young people detested one another on sight.
But infant Cupid was shooting his arrows with an appalling lack of aim that season....« less