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All the gallantry, villainy and elegance of the years when Europe's first gentlemen held court at Carlton House are brilliantly recaptured in eleven lively episodes featuring the bucks, rakes and blades of the Regency and their high-spirited beauties.

Sparkling with gaiety and wit the breathe life into those dashing days and the period which Georgette Heyer made so incomparably her own.

There can be no more charming nor entertaining companion to show the way in a world of elopements, duels at dawn, wilful heiresses, marriage stakes and romantic intrigues.