The Talisman Ring (Audio MP3 CD) (Unabridged)
The Talisman Ring - Audio MP3 CD - Unabridged Author:Georgette Heyer, Phyllida Nash (Narrator) A ravishing beauty, Eustacie de Vauban had been snatched from the excitement of the French Revolution to be sheltered in the dull safety of her grandfather's manor house in England. And, worst of all, she was being compelled to marry a boring gentleman thirteen years her senior. — Her impetuous spirit rebelled, and she fled. Setting out alone... more » in the dark forest she was terrified by a strangely familiar young man, a man whose irresistible charm swept her into a maelstrom of terror, deceit -- and passionate love.
When spirited Eustacie stumbles into a band of smugglers, she is delighted to be having an adventure at last. Their leader, young heir Ludovic Lavenham, is in hiding, falsely accused of murder. Pursued by the law, Eustacie and Ludovic find refuge at an unassuming country inn. There, the resourceful Miss Sarah Thane and the clear-thinking Sir Tristram Shield gamely endeavor to prevent Ludovic's arrest and Eustacie's ruin as the four conspire to recover the missing talisman ring that will clear Ludovic's name.
Unabridged; read by Phyllida Nash. 1 MP3-CD, 9.5 hrs.« less