The dangers of the Lincolnshire countryside could never be more unexpected...
An unabridged reading of Georgette Heyer's 'The Quiet Gentleman' by Cornelius Garrett.
Combining elements of the mystery genre with Regency romance, ‘The Quiet Gentleman’ is another fine literary achievement from the woman widely accepted as the inventor of the Regency novel, Georgette Heyer.
This enticing CD audiobook tells the story of Gervase Frant, the Seventh Earl of St. Erth, who travels home from the army against Napoleon in order to receive his inheritance. However his stepmother and half-brother, Martin, are not thrilled at the prospect. They openly announce that they had hoped Gervase would die in service so that Martin would instead be able to claim the inheritance.
Set in Regency England, ‘The Quiet Gentleman’ is an intriguing romp through the Lincolnshire countryside, following the life of a wealthy hero and the jealousy that surrounds him and frequently stands in his way. It seems that some people are willing to go to great lengths to challenge his wealth and happiness, but will they succeed?
Also available to download as an MP3 audiobook, this is a complete and unabridged reading of ‘The Quiet Gentleman’ is avidly narrated by the British actor, Cornelius Garrett. An essential listening experience for all fans of Jane Austen, period drama and historical romance, produced to high standards with exceptional audio quality.