By Georgette Heyer
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For her, he could do anything...
Plainspoken kingdom gentleman Philip Jettan will not hassle with a powdered wig, excessive heels, and classy lace cuffs, until eventually he discovers that his attractive neighbor is enamored with a cosmopolitan man-about-town...
But what's it that she fairly wants?
Cleone Charteris sends her suitor Philip away to get a few city polish, and he comes again with powder, patches, and the entire manners of a professional rake. Does Cleone now have precisely the type of guy she's constantly sought after, or used to be her insistence on Philip's amazing transformation a poor mistake?
What readers say:
"Charming, fascinating, fascinating. And hugely readable!"
"Witty discussion and well-developed storylines-even Jane Austen may perhaps do no better."
"Scintillating and extremely human love tale by means of an writer of remarkable talents."
"Ms Heyer's bubbling wit and seen skill to inform a superb and funny tale is already obvious, making Powder and Patch an stress-free and priceless read."
"This tale flickers with witty discussion and lovely descriptions of costumes and festivities of the 1700s. I re-read it once or more a yr and that i take pleasure in it up to the 1st time, back and again!"
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Powder and Patch (Historical Romances) by Georgette Heyer