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Dangerous to Know: Jane Austen's Rakes & Gentlemen Rogues (The Quill Collective)


Dangerous to Know: Jane Austen's Rakes & Gentlemen Rogues (The Quill Collective) by The Quill Ink at Jen Blood. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. ''One has all the goodness, and the other all the appearance of it.'' --Jane Austen Jane Austen's masterpieces are littered with unsuitable


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"One has all the goodness, and the other all the appearance of it." --Jane Austen

Jane Austen's masterpieces are littered with unsuitable gentlemen--Willoughby, Wickham, Churchill, Crawford, Tilney, Elliot, et al.--adding color and depth to her plots but often barely sketched. Have you never wondered about the pasts of her rakes, rattles, and gentlemen rogues? Surely, there's more than one side to their stories.


It is a universal truth, we are captivated by smoldering looks, daring charms ... a happy-go-lucky, cool confidence. All the while, our loyal confidants are shouting on deaf ears: "He is a cad--a brute--all wrong!" But is that not how tender hearts are broken...by loving the undeserving? How did they become the men Jane Austen created? In this romance anthology, eleven Austenesque authors expose the histories of Austen's anti-heroes.

Dangerous to Know: Jane Austen's Rakes & Gentlemen Rogues is a titillating collection of Georgian era short stories--a backstory or parallel tale off-stage of canon--whilst remaining steadfast to the characters we recognize in Austen's great works.

What say you? Everyone may be attracted to a bad boy...even temporarily...but heaven help us if we marry one.

MATURE CONTENT as per EDITOR 
  1. None: possible kissing and affection
  2. Mild: kissing
  3. Moderate: some sexual references  but not explicit 
  4. Mature: some nudity and some provocative sex
  5. Erotic Romance: explicit, abundance of sex
Contents:
Foreword by Claudine diMuzio Pepe 
Willoughby's Crossroads by Joana Starnes (3)
A Wicked Game by Katie Oliver (4)
Fitzwilliam's Folly by Beau North (2)
The Address of a Frenchwoman by Lona Manning (2)
Last Letter from Mansfield by Brooke West (4)
An Honest Man by Karen M Cox (3)
One Fair Claim by Christina Morland (1)
The Lost Chapter in the Life Of William Elliot by Jenetta James (3)
As Much as He Can by Sophia Rose (1)
The Art of Sinking by J. Marie Croft (1)
For Mischief's Sake by Amy D'Orazio (1)

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Manufacturer:The Quill Ink
Publisher:The Quill Ink
Studio:The Quill Ink
EAN:9780998654034
Item Weight:1.5 pounds
Item Size:0.94 x 9.02 x 9.02 inches
Package Weight:1.44 pounds
Package Size:6.42 x 1.18 x 1.18 inches

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