When The Balkan Prince Stanislaus Demanded An English Bride, Queen Victoria Decided To Send Him Lady Lavina, Whose Family Had A Slight Connection With Royalty Determined To Avoid This Fate, Lavina Threw Herself On The Mercy Of The Marquis Of Elswick, A Disagreeable Man Who Had Turned His Back On The World Following Betrayal By The Woman He Had Loved Surprisingly, He Agreed To Help By Pretending To Be Engaged To Lavina, And, With Her Father, They Left To Visit Her Relatives In Scotland.In The Highlands Lavina Began To Find Herself Attracted To The Marquis Beneath His Harsh Manners He Had A Heart A Heart That Perhaps She Could Win But Nearby Was The Queen S Country Home, Balmoral, And When Her Majesty Arrived With Prince Stanislaus, They Knew That There Was Still A Battle To Be Fought Now Lavina Learned The Shattering Secret That Was The Real Reason The Marquis Had Agreed To Help Her And That Secret Was To Threaten To Take From Her The Man She Loved How She Discovered The Truth In A Way That Nearly Cost Him His Life, Is Told In This Romantic Novel, The 658th By BARBARA CARTLAND.
Barbara McCorquodale Some of her books were made into films Ever the romantic, during WWII, she served as the Chief Lady Welfare Officer in Bedfordshire She gathered as many wedding dresses as she could so that service brides would have a white gown to wear on their wedding day She also campaigns for the rights of Gypsies, midwives and nurses.Barbara Cartland McCorquodale passed away on 21 May 2000, with 160 still unpublished manuscripts, that are being published posthumously.
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- Love in the Highlands
- Barbara Cartland
- 08 May 2019 Barbara Cartland