It was insupportable! Just because she couldn't prove her father had died in Africa and so couldn't claim her inheritance, was no reason to put her virtue at risk from her employer's nephew! But due to a series of mishaps making her escape, Miss Corisande Clifford found herself walking to Bath, only to be nearly mown down by Marc, the wild Marquis of Dene!
Delia knows she must marry well to restore the Vane family fortune now that Charles II has been restored to his throne. Convinced she has nothing to offer, she is surprised to attract the honourable attentions of Squire Bolsover - and astounded to attract the dishonourable attentions of Lord Kit Malory.