When Catherine Melmonte was dismissed from her post as governess, it seemed the only thing she could do to save her family from penury was accept the offer of marriage from the local squire - a bucolic man old enough to be her father. Then the Pryor cousins wrote offering Catherine three months as a companion to their daughter - but before she even arrived at Holme Court, Catherine had a most unpleasant encounter with her cousins' neighbour, the condescending Josceleyne Marsham...
Used availability for Patricia Burns's The Marriage Mart
June 1995 : UK Hardback
January 1980 : UK Paperback