Author - Alexandra Ripley
Publisher - Warner Books Inc (Uk)
Edition - 1996
Binding - Hardcover
Language - English
Pages - 464
Condition - Used
Fifteen years after the Civil War, Francesca Standish is poor and a spinster. Nate Richardson is determined to obtain the patent for a machine that can earn him a fortune in the tobacco industry. Francesca names the price: the rights to the machine in return for marriage to her.