The Spanish Bride by Georgette Heyer - Published It's based on a true story, Sir Harry Smith, who later went on to be Governor or South Africa. The town of Harrismith is named after him. and Ladysmith after his wife. So romantic the wya they met!
Beauvallet by Georgette Heyer "Señor?" She encountered Beauvallet's eyes, brimful with laughter. "Your pardon, señor?". He held out a cup in his long fingers. She took it from him, and turned it in her hand. "Ah, did this come from the Santa Maria?" she asked, mighty innocent. Don Manuel blushed for his daughter's manners, and made a deprecatory sound. But Beauvallet's shoulders shook. "I had these quite honestly, señora."