Mad About the Duke (Paperback)
|Author: Elizabeth Boyle|
madness \mad-nes\ n (14c): the quality or state of being mad: a: rage b: insanity c: extreme folly d: ecstasy, enthusiasm.
And, added in the margins of the dictionary owned by James Tremont, the 9th Duke of Parkerton, one additional definition:
e: the state of finding oneself mistaken for a solicitor by a duke-hunting beauty who needs to be enthusiastically taught the true meaning of love.
Rage, insanity, extreme folly, and ecstasy will most likely be involved.
From the Publisher:
Forced to marry quickly to gain control of her sister's guardianship, Lady Elinor Standon hires Mr. St. Maur, Esquire, to find her a suitable husband, but her plans go awry when she finds herself falling in love with him. Original.