The Scandalous Lady W

The Scandalous Lady W

Author: Hallie Rubenhold

Publisher: Vintage

ISBN: 1784701939

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It was the divorce that scandalised Georgian England... She was a spirited young heiress. He was a handsome baronet with a promising career in government. Their marriage had the makings of a fairy tale but ended as one of the most salacious and highly publicised divorces in history. For over two hundred years the story of Lady Worsley, her vengeful husband, and her lover, George Maurice Bisset, lay forgotten. Now Hallie Rubenhold, in her impeccably researched book, throws open a window to a rarely seen view of Georgian England, one coloured by passion, adventure and the defiance of social convention. The Worsley's story, their struggles and outrageous lifestyle, promises to shock even the modern reader. First published with the title Lady Worsley's Whim
The Scandalous Lady W
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Hallie Rubenhold
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-02 - Publisher: Vintage

It was the divorce that scandalised Georgian England... She was a spirited young heiress. He was a handsome baronet with a promising career in government. Their marriage had the makings of a fairy tale but ended as one of the most salacious and highly publicised divorces in history. For over
The Scandalous Lady W
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Hallie Rubenhold
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-16 - Publisher: Random House

First published with the title Lady Worsley’s Whim, read the book behind the major new BBC drama starring Natalie Dormer (Game of Thrones, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay) It was the divorce that scandalised Georgian England... She was a spirited young heiress. He was a handsome baronet with a promising career
The French Lesson
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Hallie Rubenhold
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-21 - Publisher: Random House

'A thrilling novel of female intrigue, betrayal and revenge. Read it!' LUCY WORSLEY 'Dark and delicious' Red Magazine 'Utterly gripping and highly relevant' SIMON SEBAG-MONTEFIORE _____________________ Fear your neighbour. Praise the Republic. Preach liberty. Hate monarchy. Speak in whispers. Trust no-one. Revolutionary Paris, 1792: As the city spirals into bloodshed,
Mistress of My Fate
Language: en
Pages: 505
Authors: Hallie Rubenhold
Categories: Great Britain
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-05-01 - Publisher: Random House

By the author of the book behind the BBC hit costume drama THE SCANDALOUS LADY W Georgian England, 1789. Under a cloud of scandal, Henrietta Lightfoot flees her home at Melmouth Park. She has little money and no worthwhile talents, for what use is a neat stitch and a pretty
The Five
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Hallie Rubenhold
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-28 - Publisher: Random House

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