First published in 1993 under the pseudonym Marion Carr by Harlequin Mills & Boon Ltd.
Published in Great Britain and the U.S.A. in 1998 by Severn House Publishers Ltd of 9-15 High Street, Sutton, Surrey SM1 1DF and of 595 Madison Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10022 as Love Alters Not under the name Freda Lightfoot.
Copyright © Freda Lightfoot writing as Marion Carr
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