On the surface, Miss Emma Cheney was a most proper young lady. But her sweet serenity was only skin deep. Below the surface, she ached for exotic adventure--and an invitation to a select showing of a rare treasure at the mansion of Sir Peter Dancy was a temptation too strong to resist. True, she had to garb herself as a male to attend this exciting exhibition. But she felt sure she could execute this impersonation to perfection. What she did not expect was that she would catch the eye and rouse the interest of Sir Peter. And suddenly Emma was faced with the danger of scandal and the threat of even worse when this devilishly handsome gentleman set out to strip away her defenses in a campaign of conquest that not only could unmask her but thoroughly undo her..