The Chase Is On For A Lady's Hand and a Rogue's Heart . . . For Elaine Bayworth, the lovely young Countess of Wicksteed, her first London seaon promised to be an unrivalled success. Yet with suitors gathered round and one intriguing Frenchman having caught her eye, it was the very handsome, very outre' adventurer Burton Horne who captured her attention . . .
Notorious rake and adventurer Burton Horne's plans for revenge against the Duke of Bayswater and his family go awry when he falls head over heels for his quarry's lovely daughter.