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5 edition of These old shades. found in the catalog.

These old shades.

Georgette Heyer

These old shades.

by Georgette Heyer

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Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL15039465M
ISBN 100434328022

These Old Shades by Georgette Heyer. There was some slight commotion without; the next moment a footman flung open the library door, and the Duke came slowly in. Search for this book on ebay. This site is designed by Dr Pigtails and Associates and somehow maintained by Sally Houghton. Get this from a library! These old shades. [Georgette Heyer; Jennifer Kloester] -- Set in the Georgian period, about 20 years before the Regency, "These Old Shades" features two of Heyer's most memorable characters: Justin Alastair, the Duke of Avon, and Leonie, whom he rescues.

"These Old Shades" is one of her Georgian (pre-Regency) works, and it's a doozy. Alastair is a rake--a commanding, domineering rake-- and something of a devil. You'd be tempted to pity the poor object of his affection, the young Frenchwoman Leonie.5/5(3). Set in the Georgian period, about 20 years before the Regency, These Old Shades is considered to be the book that launched Heyer's career. It features two of Heyer's most memorable characters: Justin Alastair, the Duke of Avon, and Leonie, whom he rescues from a life of ignomy and comes to love and marry.

Take A Peek Book Review: These Old Shades by Georgette Heyer Posted in Book Reviews by Lisa “Take a Peek” book reviews are short and (possibly) sweet, keeping the commentary brief and providing a little peek at what the book’s about and what I thought. These Old Shades (The Georgette Heyer Signature Collection #0) View larger image. By: Georgette Heyer. Sign Up Now! Book Quality: Publisher Quality ISBN Related ISBNs: , Publisher: Sourcebooks Date of .


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These Old Shades is my favorite Heyer book and some of the details had stayed with me for 50 years which is a pretty strong recommendation for a book. Stayed with me so much so that this is the first re-reading I have given it/5(K). Considered the book that launched Gerogette Heyer's career, These Old Shades features two of Heyer's most memorable characters: Justin Alastair, the Duke of Avon, and Leonie, whom he rescues from a life of ignominy and comes to love and marry.

The Duke is known for his coldness of manner, his remarkable omniscience, and his debauched by: 4. "There will never be another Regency writer this perfect." - Book Pleasures "For a truly exceptional read, Regency or otherwise, that makes you giddy with glee you need to pick up These Old Shades by Georgette Heyer.

" - Love Romance Passion "Heyer made me laugh, cry, and sigh with warmth. " - The Book Faery Reviews/5(). Georgette Heyer - These Old Shades. ‘You were misinformed, my dear. He was shot in a duel.

The reward of virtue.4/5(32). THESE OLD SHADES includes the best of Ms. Heyer's considerable style. Her flair for witty dialogue, outrageous but believable characters -- and best of all -- real emotion is outstandingly displayed in this fast read of a by: These old shades.

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book he rescues from a life of ignominy and comes to love and marry. The Duke is known for his coldness of manner, his remarkable omniscience, and his debauched lifestyle.4/5(56). What was one of the most memorable moments of These Old Shades.

The building up of tension when Avon tells his story to denounce St. Vire. How did the narrator detract from the book. Didn't like his portrayal of Avon and thought Lady Fanny was a pastiche. Did These Old Shades inspire you to do anything.

Buy These Old Shades New Ed by Heyer, Georgette (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(). These Old Shades (Alastair-Audley Book 1) Kindle Edition by Georgette Heyer (Author) › Visit Amazon's Georgette Heyer Page.

search results for this author. Georgette Heyer (Author) Format: Kindle Edition. out of 5 stars ratings. Book 1 of 3 in Alastair-Audley (3 Book Series) /5(). Georgette Heyer - These Old Shades. ‘Faith, he has the devil’s own temper!’ chuckled Gregory, a footman.

‘But listen to me, you!’ insisted Gaston.4/5(32). These Old Shades, the author's third novel, is a Georgian romance novel that gained instant success and established Ms Heyer as an author - foreword by Stephanie Laurens; Devil's Cub, the author's fifth novel, is the sequel - foreword by Linda Howard.

These Old Shades By Georgette Heyer - FictionDB. Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period. The first time I read These Old Shades, I could hardly recognize it as a Georgette Heyer was the first of her early, non-Regency historical romances I had read—and everything about it.

Set in the Georgian period, about 20 years before the Regency, These Old Shades is considered to be the book that launched Heyer's career. It features two of Heyer's most memorable characters: Justin Alastair, the Duke of Avon, and Leonie, whom he rescues from a life of ignomy and comes to love and marry/5(83).

These old Shades by Georgette Heyer at - the best online ebook storage. Download and read online for free These old Shades by Georgette Heyer4/5(31). These Old Shades is simply a great book. If you haven’t read it, give yourself a real treat.

They always tell writers that the most successful books are about people you care about. These Old Shades is spilling over with characters so brilliantly portrayed you can’t help caring about them.

Buy it at Amazon/iBooks/Barnes and Noble/Kobo. Considered the book that launched Gerogette Heyer's career, These Old Shades features two of Heyer's most memorable characters: Justin Alastair, the Duke of Avon, and Leonie, whom he rescues from a life of ignominy and comes to love and marry.

The Duke is known for his coldness of manner, his remarkable omniscience, and his debauched lifestyle/5(42). Considered the book that launched Gerogette Heyer's career, These Old Shades features two of Heyer's most memorable characters: Justin Alastair, the Duke of Avon, and Leonie, whom he rescues from a life of ignominy and comes to love and marry.

The Duke is known for his coldness of manner, his remarkable omniscience, and his debauched lifestyle. These Old Shades by Georgette Heyer and a great selection of related books, Reprint. Sixth printing thus.

This is a reading copy only. The book is cocked, and there is some stress creasing on the spine. The binding is tight, and the text is clean.

Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. These Old Shades (The Georgette Heyer. Justin Alastair, Duke of Avon, is called ‘Satanas’ by enemy and friend alike. In the aristocratic circles of London and Louis XV’s he has a reputation as a debauched rake.

Late one evening, the Duke stumbles across Leon, a red headed urchin fleeing a certain beating at. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

These old shades by Georgette Heyer,HQN edition, in English These old shades ( edition) | Open LibraryCited by: 4.These old shades by Georgette Heyer,Bantam edition, in English About the Book.

Under the reign of Louis XV, corruption and intrigue have been allowed to blossom in France, and Lord Justin Alastair, the notorious Duke of Avon, known for his coldness of manner, his remarkable omniscience, and his debauched lifestyle.

/5(8). These Old Shades (Book): Heyer, Georgette: Set in the Georgian period, about 20 years before the Regency, "These Old Shades" features two of Heyer's most memorable characters: Justin Alastair, the Duke of Avon, and Leonie, whom he rescues from a life of ignominy and comes to love and marry.