Jonathan Everslie, Marquis of Dalton must marry and produce an heir. His Aunt has written a list of suitable ladies for Jonathan’s attention. Miss Jane Brody, daughter of a clergyman, is not on that list. Though she will never be a society wife, Jonathan is captivated by Jane Brody, the only woman who doesn't bore him. As a ‘bluestocking’ who advocates the rights of women, Jane struggles to retain her principles as she finds herself falling for Jonathan.
Will he embrace her cause and risk his political career to win her love?