The Irish Bride

The Irish Bride Rietta Ferris has been courted before for her wealth But it is always her younger sister Blanche beautiful and vivacious who wins the men s affections So Rietta to protect herself disguises her ow

  • Title: The Irish Bride
  • Author: Cynthia Bailey Pratt
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 214
  • Format: ebook
  • Rietta Ferris has been courted before for her wealth But it is always her younger sister Blanche, beautiful and vivacious, who wins the men s affections So Rietta, to protect herself, disguises her own beauty, hoping that a gentleman will love her for herself Sir Nicholas Kirwan s Irish estate has been impoverished by his father s gambling debts, so he s looking for anRietta Ferris has been courted before for her wealth But it is always her younger sister Blanche, beautiful and vivacious, who wins the men s affections So Rietta, to protect herself, disguises her own beauty, hoping that a gentleman will love her for herself Sir Nicholas Kirwan s Irish estate has been impoverished by his father s gambling debts, so he s looking for an heiress but needs love Historical Romance by Cynthia Bailey Pratt writing as Lynn Bailey originally published by Jove

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    1. A retelling of "Taming of the Shrew" set in west Ireland right after the end of the Napoleonic wars. The hero, Sir Nicholas, returns from war to find his widowed mother and his two sisters struggling to survive financially. Marriage to a wealthy woman seems the only way to settle his father's debts and return their family to its former status. Lovely Blanche Ferris catches his eye, but there's a problem: She has a shrewish older sister, Rietta, and their father will not let Blanche marry until R [...]

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