|About the Book|
Charmain, Lady Vibart is a novel dealing with many of the characters made famous by Jeffery Farnol in The Broad Highway, and the action takes place twenty years after the final episode of that book. Charmain, now in the wary forties, is still a great beauty and not afraid to gamble live and honor in a game of sinister peril. Young Richard Vibart, son of Sir Peter and Lady Charmain, receives in Paris a challenge from a famous duelist whom Richard has slapped for speaking lightly of the boys mother. Ahem Sir Peter hears of it he hurries to Paris, while Charmain, with a plan of her own, follows secretly.Mr. Farnols latest novel, describing the joys and tribulations which parenthood has brought to the well-loved Charmain and Peter of The Broad Highway in a fast-moving narrative which is replete with action and suspense. The scene of this absorbing Farnol romance is London, Paris, Kent and Sussex.