Georgette Heyer - Devil's Cub - 1954 Penguin pb in fair condition.
Georgette Heyer - Devil's Cub - 1954 Penguin pb in fair condition.
Tell a Friend Sell Here Report Listing

Georgette Heyer - Devil's Cub - 1954 Penguin pb in fair condition.

£2.95 ($3.92)
Ship to United States : £5.50 ($7.31)
Total : £8.45 ($11.23)
Item is from United Kingdom, bids are GBP(£), USD($) prices are estimates.
Ask Question
Notice from Seller : **PLEASE** wait for my invoice if making multiple purchases so that I can calculate any Shipping & handling discount. Thank you for your patience.
  • Condition : Used
  • Dispatch : 3 Days
  • Barcode : None
  • Brand : None
  • Start : Sat 13 Jan 2018 06:20:06 (EST)
  • Close : Wed 24 Jan 2018 06:20:06 (EST)
  • Remain :
Anniemcc2 accepts payment via PPPay.com Instant Anniemcc2 accepts payment via PayPal
BACS/EFT Bank Transfer, Money/Postal Orders, Other: See Description
International Shipping to United States for 1 item(s) edit
Royal Mail International Standard = £5.50 ($7.31)

Shipping Calculator


 

Seller's Description

•• Description ••
Georgette Heyer - Devil's Cub - 1954 Penguin pb
 
Devil's Cub is a Georgian romance novel written by Georgette Heyer. It is the sequel to These Old Shades, and is set in 1780. The book was 1st published in 1932, and has not been out of print since. It is one of her most popular novels.
 
The son of the Duke and Duchess of Avon, the Marquis of Vidal is known as Devil's Cub not only for the excesses of his father but for his own wild habits. As he is paying court to a girl of the bourgeoisie, Sophia Challoner, he also participates in a rather impromptu duel, the outcome of which forces him to leave the country. He intends to bring Sophia with him as his mistress: but her strait-laced sister Mary has no intention of allowing her sister to be ruined, and takes her place, assuming that the Marquis will let her go once the mistake is discovered, leaving him with no chance to take Sophia afterwards. But she has not yet obtained the measure of the Marquis's personality, for in the grip of fury he takes Mary off with him instead, and only when they are in France and it is too late for either to turn back does he realise that by abducting a respectable girl he has compromised her and is obliged to offer her marriage.
 
However, Mary refuses Vidal because she believes he is making the offer from guilt and as she has fallen in love with him she finds this intolerable. In her misery, she runs away, intending to seek her own fortune. While away, she meets Vidal's father, the Duke of Avon, by chance, and takes him into her confidence without realising that she is talking to Avon - who is an old crony of her grandfather's and has come to France to investigate the rumours surrounding his son and scotch any scandal. The two reach an excellent understanding, with Avon clearly coming to respect Mary.
 
Vidal pursues, and ultimately realizes he loves her, persuading her to marry him — in spite of Avon's dry observation that she could do better.

Penguin,1954; paperback; 256pp.
 
A fair reading copy despite condition. Cover is rather grubby as can be seen in the scans; 
•• Payment •• •• Shipping ••

eBid payment options

**Will happily combine p&p/shipping and handling costs on multiple purchases.

I use Royal Mail 2nd Class / myHermes to keep costs down and all items are usually despatched within 24 hours of cleared payment.  

If there is going to be any delay, I will contact you.

5P3VQB
 This transaction to be completed within 10 days of the auction closing or I reserve the right to relist the item and leave negative feedback - So please contact me before bidding if you have any queries or anticipate any difficulties - I don't bite!

Thankyou for looking - don't forget to view my other auctions - and good luck with your bidding.
 

eBid buddy joining link

 

Listing Information

Listing TypeGallery Listing
Listing ID#165547945
Start TimeSat 13 Jan 2018 06:20:06 (EST)
Close TimeWed 24 Jan 2018 06:20:06 (EST)
Starting BidFixed Price (no bidding)
Item ConditionUsed
Bids0
Views2
Dispatch Time3 Days
Quantity1
LocationUnited Kingdom
Auto ExtendNo
SubjectFolklore, Mythology

Seller Recent Feedback

Returns Policy

Returns Accepted

As this a private sale, returns are accepted only by mutual agreement.

Purchase Activity

Username Time & Date Amount
No Bids as of Yet
This is a single item listing. If an auction is running, the winning bidder will be the highest bidder.

Questions and Answers

No Questions Asked About This Listing Yet
I understand the Q&A policies

Your Recently Viewed Items   clear