MMP has light shelfwear to edges. Pages tight and clean, but yellowed due to age. Spine has small creases. pages. MMP Binding. Year: 1984. ISBN: 0373970072. The society of Victorian England had one moral code; Sophia had her own. Shunning convention, she played a dangerous game, loving two men as different as fire and ice-rivals whose love for Sophia was as destructive as their hatred for each other. They bestowed on Sophia a life of passion and regret, and secrets that must never be revealed. By world-famous romance author Charlotte Lamb, writing as Sheila Holland.