By Christina Brooke
"*For a girl of breeding and wealth, the Ministry of Marriage can continually make certain an appropriate fit. yet occasionally, the center desires what it wants—in spite of the risks…*
A functional ENGAGEMENT
Lady Cecily Westruther is not anything if no longer functional. by means of agreeing to marry an older duke who already has an inheritor and a mistress, she will think a wifely role—without the wifely tasks. just one factor stands in her way—a letter that can damage her betrothal. eager to retrieve that letter, Cecily needs to fit wits with the main dangerously seductive guy she’s ever known…
**A PASSIONATE MARRIAGE**
Disguised as a footman, Cecily profits access to her adversary’s house—only to be unmasked via London’s strongest guy. Rand, Duke of Ashburn, is conversant in getting any girl he wants—and he wishes Cecily. he'll cease at not anything, together with seduction, to make her his. yet Rand holds a mystery extra stunning and harmful than that letter may perhaps ever be…
**“Each scene is extra sensual and passionate than the last.”—*Publishers Weekly* (starred overview) on *Heiress in Love*******
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Ferreira-Lopes and his colleagues MarieClaire Waille, Karine Rebmeister and Marie Ménie for unstinting support during the making of the digital surrogate. 11. 804, are reproduced by kind permission of the Morgan Library authorities. I wish to thank Dr William Voelkle and Dr Roger Wieck for their assistance during research visits to the Library. 804 needs to be corrected to c. 1413. 12. Or Master of the Giac Hours (Villela-Petit). See Meiss (1974: I, 256-77, and 401-4); he does not mention Besançon MS 864, however.
See fols. 25, 44v, 101v, 117, 128 (Poitiers), 176v and 182. 31. I hope to publish a study of the heraldry of this manuscript, and to identify successfully all of the banners displayed in the borders and miniatures, which refer to the protagonists present at Crécy and Poitiers, but also at skirmishes which we would today regard as of lesser significance. 32. New series. Volume I, Part I: The Arundel Manuscripts (1840). 33. The fact these arms are painted in gold alone may simply mean that they were left unfinished.
10. Besançon, MS 864, fol. 145v 30 Peter Ainsworth Fig. 11. Besançon, MS 864, fol. 159v Representing Royalty in Some Manuscripts of Froissart’s Chroniques 31 Fig. 12. 804, fol. 128r 32 Peter Ainsworth Fig. 13. Toulouse, Bibl. du Patrimoine, MS 511, fol. 128r Fig. 14. Paris, BnF fr 2662, fol. 196v (detail) Representing Royalty in Some Manuscripts of Froissart’s Chroniques 33 Fig. 15. i, fol. 144r (detail) 34 Peter Ainsworth Fig. 16. i, fol. 341v (detail) Representing Royalty in Some Manuscripts of Froissart’s Chroniques 35 Fig.
A Duchess to Remember (The Ministry of Marriage, Book 3) by Christina Brooke