The Toll-Gate (Regency Romances)

The Toll-Gate (Regency Romances)

Georgette Heyer


"Witty...a pleased extravaganza."―The New Yorker

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His exploits have been legendary...

Captain John Staple, again from the battlefront, is already uninterested in his quiet civilian lifestyles within the nation. while he stumbles upon a secret concerning a disappearing toll-gate keeper, not anything may possibly hold the adventure-loving captain from investigating.

But profitable her could be his maximum yet...

The plot thickens whilst John encounters the enigmatic girl Nell Stornaway and shortly learns that rescuing her from her unsavory family members makes even the main ferocious cavalry cost appear like a very tame hand of bathroom. among hiding his real identification from Nell and the arriving locally of a few notably shady characters, Captain Staple reveals himself launched into the adventure-and romance-of a lifetime.

"Spritely and sturdy fun."-New York usher in Tribune

"Once back Georgette Heyer has directed her comedian genius alongside the fictitious street of early nineteenth-century England, yet this time...cleaves with fresh patience to the commoner degrees of life."-Chicago Sunday Tribune

"Told in based prose with quite funny discussion by way of the Queen of Regency romance."-Good publication Guide

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