The Duchess

The Duchess

Book - 1991
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Baker & Taylor
When American heiress Claire Willoughby travels to Bramley Castle to visit her fiance, a Scottish duke, she discovers shocking secrets about the family she is about to join

& Taylor

A clause in her grandfather's will forces American heiress Claire Willoughby to become betrothed to Harry Montgomery, the eleventh Duke of MacArran, but destiny intervenes and soon Claire finds herself falling for Trevelyn, a brooding man on the Montgomery estate. Reissue.

Simon and Schuster
Jude Deveraux
captures the thrill of an American beauty's Highlands wedding, where a royal title is at stake -- and where love wins the day.
The Duchess
Claire Willoughby risked losing millions in her inheritance if, as decreed by her grandfather, she did not wed an "acceptable" man. Harry Montgomery, the eleventh Duke of MacArran, seemed perfect. He owned a historic castle, he looked manly in a kilt, and he was as much a titled Scotsman as Bonnie Prince Charlie himself.
Their engagement announced, Claire's future as a duchess was assured -- and she set off with her family to meet the Montgomery clan in Scotland. Bramley Castle was a damp, chill place, overþowing with eccentric relatives. But there was also Trevelyan, a secretive, brooding man who lived in Bramley's ancient halls. Whoever he was, he wasn't at all like Harry: Trevelyan was the most exasperating, arrogant, know-it-all of a man Claire had ever met. And the most fascinating...

Publisher: New York ; Toronto : Pocket, 1991
ISBN: 9780671689711
Characteristics: 362 p. ; 18 cm


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Jun 15, 2015

I really enjoyed this book. The story line kept you reading and there was not to many characters in the novel wish was great. The story line of the nineteenth century in Scotland made you want to know more about the Duchess. I am looking forward to reading more of her books.

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