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Sylvester, or, The wicked uncle

Georgette Heyer

Sylvester, or, The wicked uncle

by Georgette Heyer

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Published by Mandarin in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, London : William Heinemann, 1957.

StatementGeorgette Heyer.
The Physical Object
Pagination(336)p. ;
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18312564M
ISBN 100749304510

You can write a book review and share your experiences. Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are right for them. Jun 05,  · Sylvester: Or the Wicked Uncle. Georgette Heyer. / Harlequin. pages. and Sylvester: Or the Wicked Uncle. Georgette Heyer. Read by Richard Armitage. Naxos Audio Books. 4 hours and 51 minutes. Sylvester stood in the window of his breakfast parlour, leaning his hands on the ledge, and gazing out upon a fair prospect. I loved this one.

First of all, I love the dual title (though it doesn't appear on the cover) of this acerbically amusing tale of love and manners. So, going in, I was already disposed to liking whatever Georgette Heyer had up her sleeve. I'm happy to report that SYLVESTER or THE WICKED UNCLE more than lives up to its 'tongue in cheek' title. It is a light. Sylvester, Or, The Wicked Uncle (Book): Heyer, Georgette: Reading Georgette Heyer is the next best thing to reading Jane AustenPublishers Weekly Rank, wealth, and elegance are no match for a young lady who writes novels Sylvester, Duke of Salford, has exacting requirements for a bride.

Or, the Wicked Uncle. By: For now he must send for the unknown offspring of the uncle whom the family are never permitted to mention. Yet none of that beleaguered family are prepared for the arrival of the weaver’s brat and heir apparent. Sylvester was an amazing book. I did not want it to end. A cleverly written book with complex. He nodded past Sylvester to the rest of the inn yard. His employer looked over his shoulder and saw that, indeed, most of the people in the yard were going about their own affairs. Sylvester turned back to his counsellors and said softly, “I would have thought that something less, ah, dramatic would suffice.


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