Title The Acquirer.1027 - 1087
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition Very Good
Edition First Edition
Publisher London Arthur Barker Ltd. 1930
Seller ID 000658
N.D. circa 1930. D/W is chippe on edges and price clipped. f.f.e.p. are browned lightly. Illustrated D/W, covers are red cloth with black design and lettering. The novel is set against the events leading up to one of the most important dates in history - 1066. We are shown William of Normandy from his rought childhood trying to harden himself against the stigma of his birth, through his active and adventurous youth, up to the heavy responsibilities of maturity when he ascends the throne of England after the Battle of Hastings, and finally his death.
HISTORICAL INTEREST/HISTORICAL NOVEL.