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The grand Sophy

by Georgette Heyer

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Published by Mandarin in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published: London: Heinemann, 1950.

StatementGeorgette Heyer.
The Physical Object
Pagination347p. ;
Number of Pages347
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17943482M
ISBN 100749304413
OCLC/WorldCa60115045

Sophia Stanton-Lacy is the daughter of a British diplomat who has spent her teenage years traveling the Continent with her widower father as the Napoleonic wars wound down. Now Sir Horace is off to Brazil and leaves the year-old Sophy in London with his sister and her numerous offspring. The Grand Sophy ‘As you please,’ he replied indifferently. Dinner at an end, Lord Ombersley withdrew from the family circle. Charles, who had no evening engagement, accompanied his mother and sister to the drawing-room, and, while Cecilia strummed idly at the piano, sat talking to his mother about Sophia’s visit. Do you like pets.

The Grand Sophy ‘I wish you will stop staring at me in that foolish way!’ said Sophy. ‘You have already peered at me through that hole in the door, and you must by now have convinced yourself that I am not a law-officer in disguise.’. Sophy went down the passage to inform the harassed Marquesa that although two of the dinner-guests had departed, another had appeared in their stead. Mr Rivenhall, meanwh ile, had mounted the stairs, and had, without ceremony, flung open the door of the best spare-bedroom.

Click to read more about The Grand Sophy by Georgette Heyer. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers75%(). The Grand Sophy At the beginning of the fourth week of the illness, Dr Baillie began to talk of the propriety of removing his patient into the country. But here he encountered an unexpected and obstinate opposition from Lady Ombersley.


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When the redoubtable Sir Horace Stanton-Lacy is ordered to South America on business, he leaves his only daughter Sophia with his sister, Elizabeth Rivenhall, in Berkeley Square. Newly arrived from.

The Grand Sophy by Georgette Heyer; 21 editions; First published in ; Subjects: s, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Romance, Social life and customs; Places: England; People: Miss Sophia 'Sophy' Stanton-Lacy, Charles Rivenhall. The Grand Sophy by Georgette Heyer and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at     The Grand Sophy is to be adapted for the screen, with the screenplay being written by Olivia Hetreed.

The film is being produced by Olivia Hetreed and award-winning producer Andy Paterson, in their production company Sympathetic Ink. "The Grand Sophy was an exciting, charming read. The characters grab you and don't let go." -Anna's Book Blog "Fun, engaging and hilarious, I cannot recommend it more highly.

Sophy is a devilishly fine girl." - AustenProse "The Grand Sophy is a very entertaining Regency romance with wonderfully eccentric characters and a very humorous plot /5. The Grand Sophy is in the tradition of most of Heyer's heroines - strong, capable, calm, take-charge, humorous, lovable and attractive in all ways possible (including sexual tension simmering just under the surface without being explicit /5(99).

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However, I write this review for quite another reason. Written in reviews have expressed amazment at the anti-semitic views shown (the money lender)/5().The Grand Sophy is my favourite Georgette Heyer book.

I have a special place in my heart for each and every one of her novels, but in The Grand Sophy, she brings to bear all of the skills that are her forte. Sophy is charming and strong-willed, a force to be reckoned with/5(6).The Grand Sophy By Georgette Heyer This book, or parts thereof, must not be reproduced in any form without permission.

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