Books tagged: british aristocracy

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Below the Peacock Fan: First Ladies of the Raj
You set the price! Words: 93,530. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013 by Bev Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
When the British ruled India, four Victorian women find themselves in a disturbing land, experiencing extremes of decadence amid crushing poverty. Emily Eden, Charlotte Canning, Edith Lytton and Mary Curzon followed husbands or a brother who were appointed Viceroys. In this compelling slice of colonial history we see how India marked them with its heat, mutinies and lascivious secrets.
Lord Heartless
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,450. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
~A Victorian Era Romance~ An arranged marriage. A child born out of wedlock. Lord Landon Montague has earned his moniker, Lord Heartless. When plans to foreclose on a debt leads to suicide, redemption may lie in Lady Juliet Gilbert. A dark secret threatens them both. Will they have the last laugh on Shakespeare? Can Montague yet win his fair Juliet?
Manners for Millionaires
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
First published in 1900 as a tongue-in-cheek self help good manners guide for the growing throngs of nouveau riche millionaires crying out for instruction from the grand old families of Debretts. Along with the truly newly wealthy the book also found a market amongst those who were merely aspiring for a Park Lane Flat or Piccadilly views.
His Shadowed Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,440. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Can a shadowed heart be healed? Can love grow where least expected? The Earl of Waverly believes not. How wrong can he be! After the death of his wife, the Earl of Waverly, believing his heart irreparably damaged, enters into a marriage of convenience. However, he is not prepared for the healing influence his new young bride has on his life.