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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Amereon Ltd
Publication date June 1, 1993
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9781567230581
ISBN-10 156723058X
Dimensions 1.25 by 6 by 8.75 in.
Weight 1.40 lbs.
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Original list price $28.95
§As reported by publisher
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Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Unleashing a perilous scheme of revenge against the Comte de Sainte Vire by transforming his illegitimate, penniless daughter, Leonie, into the toast of the town, Justin Alastair, Duke of Avon, finds himself distracted from his mission by his growing love for Leonie.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Justin Alastair, the coldhearted Duke of Avon, had revenge in mind as he plucked a flamehaired urchin off the Paris streets. For Avon suspected the truth about his delicately handsome page--that Leon was really Leonie and none other than the wicked Comte de Saint Vire's legitimate daughter, deprived of her heritage by the comte's dastardly desire for a male heir. The duke's plan was simple: parade Leonie in front of his enemy and have his adoring, innocent ward reclaim her birthright, destroying her true father in the process. But the duke hadn't expected Leonie's breathtaking transformation or the tender emotions she awoke--and he'd already set his dangerous scheme in motion....

Editions
Hardcover
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Large print edition from Thorndike Pr (January 20, 2016)
9781410486110 | details & prices | 561 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 1.00 in. | 1.35 lbs | List price $30.99
About: Justin Alastair, the coldhearted Duke of Avon, had revenge in mind as he plucked a flamehaired urchin off the Paris streets.
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from Amereon Ltd (June 1, 1993)
9781567230581 | details & prices | 6.00 × 8.75 × 1.25 in. | 1.40 lbs | List price $28.95
About: Unleashing a perilous scheme of revenge against the Comte de Sainte Vire by transforming his illegitimate, penniless daughter, Leonie, into the toast of the town, Justin Alastair, Duke of Avon, finds himself distracted from his mission by his growing love for Leonie.
Reprint edition from Amereon Ltd (May 1, 1979)
9780848808167 | details & prices | 362 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 1.25 in. | 1.40 lbs | List price $26.95
About: Unleashing a perilous scheme of revenge against the Comte de Sainte Vire by transforming his illegitimate, penniless daughter, Leonie, into the toast of the town, Justin Alastair, Duke of Avon, finds himself distracted from his mission by his growing love for Leonie.
Paperback
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from Sourcebooks Casablanca (November 1, 2016)
9781492640349 | details & prices | 448 pages | List price $7.99
Reprint edition from Sourcebooks Landmark (October 1, 2009)
9781402219474 | details & prices | 378 pages | 5.50 × 8.00 × 1.25 in. | 0.95 lbs | List price $13.99
With Stephanie Laurens (other contributor) | from Hqn Books (July 1, 2008)
9780373773404 | details & prices | 334 pages | 5.50 × 8.00 × 0.75 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $13.95
About: Justin Alastair, the coldhearted Duke of Avon, had revenge in mind as he plucked a flamehaired urchin off the Paris streets.
Reprint edition from Harlequin Books (July 1, 2003)
9780373835591 | details & prices | 4.50 × 6.75 × 1.50 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $6.50
About: Unleashing a perilous scheme of revenge against the Comte de Sainte Vire by transforming his illegitimate, penniless daughter, Leonie, into the toast of the town, Justin Alastair, Duke of Avon, finds himself distracted from his mission by his growing love for Leonie.
With United States Air Force (other contributor), Office of Air Force History (other contributor) | from New Amer Library (January 1, 1980)
9780451151353 | details & prices | List price $2.95
This edition also contains Like a Thunderbolt: The Lafayette Escadrille and the Advent of American Pursuit in World War I
About: Set in the Georgian period, about 20 years before the Regency, These Old Shades is considered to be the novel that launched Heyer's career.
Reissue edition from Fawcett Books (May 1, 1979)
9780449240007 | details & prices | List price $1.75
Cassette/Spoken Word
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With Cornelius Garrett (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Chivers Audio Books (April 1, 2002)
9780754007913 | details & prices | 6.50 × 8.75 × 2.25 in. | 1.35 lbs | List price $84.95
About: Set in the Georgian period, about 20 years before the Regency, These Old Shades is considered to be the novel that launched Heyer's career.

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