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Cover Type: Softcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: None Issued
Publisher: Christine Shuttleworth
Publisher Year: 2015
Edition: First Edition
Description: 286 pages. Book is in Very good condition throughout. Signed by Author.
Publishers Description: Befriended by Lord Carrington, the poised and comely Fleetwood learns the etiquette and customs of the landed gentry. When her widowed mother dies, she leaves their tenanted cottage to live with her aunt and uncle at Moor House.A chance meeting on the windswept moors of Lancashire between this beautiful young woman and a mysterious, olive skinned gypsy changes their lives forever.Devastated by brutality, Fleetwood is forced to flee her aunt's home. Overcoming adversity, she struggles to make a living amidst poverty and the harsh realities of a late eighteenth century mill town. Now part of a society where ambition is tempered by the lack of wealth and status, her saving grace is her skill with a needle.The gypsy, unable to forget Fleetwood, seeks her out in Burnley where events conspire challenging his resolve for a future together .....