|1. HE DUCHESS OF BRIDGWATER, FORMIDABLY ELEGANT in her purple satin |
evening gown with matching turban and tall plumes, bedecked and sparkling
with the family jewels, looked Miss Cora Downes over with slow and methodical ...
|Cora Downes was only a merchant's daughter.|
|Targeted by the amorous Duke of Bridgewater, who saves her from a terrible highway mishap and then requests a less-than-proper reward, Stephanie finds both her virtue and her heart at risk. Original.|