The Duke Of Deception

The Duke of Deception
Publisher Vintage
Release Date
Category Biography & Autobiography
Total Pages 275
ISBN 9780679727521
Rating 4/5 from 5 reviews

Wolff recalls the years spent, mostly on the run, with his irresponsible father--a self-taught engineer, con man, forger, and gyp artist--and his later coming to terms with his father's character and life

The Duke of Deception
  • Author : Geoffrey Wolff
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 1990

Wolff recalls the years spent, mostly on the run, with his irresponsible father--a self-taught engineer, con man, forger, and gyp artist--and his later coming to terms with his father's character and life

The Duke of Deception
  • Author : Darcy Burke
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018-10-30

After five years on the Marriage Mart, Miss Aquilla Knox is ready for spinsterhood until a benefactress steps in to help her secure a husband. Only Aquilla doesn't actually want to marry--her failure is entirely on purpose. When the earl she's nicknamed the Duke of Deception sets his sights on

Deceiving the Duke of Kerrington
  • Author : Ginny Hartman
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2013-06-21

Hope Hillburn was born to a life of servitude and never once questioned her role in society. As a lady's maid to Noelle Parrish, she had everything she wanted out of life; a secure and honorable post, a decent room to call her own, and ample time to write fantastical

Duke of Deception
  • Author : Stephie Smith
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2012-04-01

A desperate young woman ... Lady Louisa Barrick will do anything to save her estate and the village that depends on it, but when she tries to use a rakish privateer in her scheme, things don't turn out as planned. A duke masquerading as a privateer ... Jonathan Derek Wentworth has a

Duchess by Deception
  • Author : Marie Force
  • Publisher : HTJB, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2019-01-29

In New York Times bestselling author Marie Force’s dazzling historical romance debut, the clock is ticking for a wealthy Duke who must marry by his thirtieth birthday—or lose his title... Derek Eagan, the dashing Duke of Westwood, is well aware of his looming deadline. But weary of tiresome

This Boy s Life
  • Author : Tobias Wolff
  • Publisher : Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2007-12-01

This unforgettable memoir, by one of our most gifted writers, introduces us to the young Toby Wolff, by turns tough and vulnerable, crafty and bumbling, and ultimately winning. Separated by divorce from his father and brother, Toby and his mother are constantly on the move, yet they develop an extraordinarily

A Spring Deception
  • Author : Jess Michaels
  • Publisher : The Passionate Pen
  • Release Date : 2016-09-06

The second book in the next historical romance series coming soon from USA Today Bestselling Romance Author Jess Michaels Miss Celia Fitzgilbert’s grandfather has decreed she must marry a man with a title or he’ll never reveal her mysterious father’s identity. But her engagement to an Earl

My Lady of Deception
  • Author : Christi Caldwell
  • Publisher : Christi Caldwell Inc
  • Release Date : 2015-06-30

Everybody has a secret. Some are more dangerous than others. For Georgina Wilcox, only child of the notorious traitor known as “The Fox”, there are too many secrets to count. However, after her interference results in great tragedy, she resolves to never help another... until she meets Adam Markham. Lord

The Master of Deception
  • Author : John-Ivan Palmer
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020

The Master of Deception tells of a son's search for his father amid the fabric of family, guilt, renunciation, and hidden history in the borderlands of 1950s stage show and trailer park culture. In the tradition of Geoffrey Wolf's The Duke of Deception and Jeanette Walls' The Glass Castle, John-Ivan

A Day at the Beach
  • Author : Geoffrey Wolff
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2013-03-06

With these interwoven autobiographical essays, Geoffrey Wolff, author of the acclaimed The Duke of Deception, recounts the moral (and immoral) education of a writer, friend, husband, and father, as he offers his spirited, elegant, and deeply felt observations on an extraordinary life: from wildly dysfunctional childhood Christmases to a concupiscent

The Dead Duke  His Secret Wife and the Missing Corpse
  • Author : Piu Marie Eatwell
  • Publisher : Head of Zeus
  • Release Date : 2014-09-11

The extraordinary story of the Druce-Portland affair, one of the most notorious, tangled and bizarre legal cases of the late Victorian and Edwardian eras. In 1897 an elderly widow, Anna Maria Druce, made a strange request of the London Ecclesiastical Court: it was for the exhumation of the grave of her

Wonder Woman  The Golden Age Vol  1
  • Author : William Moulton Marston
  • Publisher : DC Comics
  • Release Date : 2017-11-28

The most famous of all the women who have ever been called a superhero, Wonder Woman exploded into the world of comic books amid the uncertainty and bleak determination of World War II. Fighting for justice and treating even her enemies with firm compassion, Wonder Woman brought not a cape

Dance with Deception
  • Author : Tracy Goodwin
  • Publisher : CreateSpace
  • Release Date : 2014-09-17

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The Fluoride Deception
  • Author : Christopher Bryson
  • Publisher : Seven Stories Press
  • Release Date : 2011-01-04

With the narrative punch of Jonathan Harr’s A Civil Action and the commitment to environmental truth-telling of Erin Brockovich, The Fluoride Deception documents a powerful connection between big corporations, the U.S. military, and the historic reassurances of fluoride safety provided by the nation’s public health establishment. The

A Delicate Deception
  • Author : Cat Sebastian
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2019-12-10

When Amelia Allenby escaped a stifling London ballroom for the quiet solitude of the Derbyshire countryside, the very last thing she wanted was an extremely large, if—she grudgingly admits—passably attractive man disturbing her daily walks. Lecturing the surveyor about property rights doesn’t work and, somehow, he has