THE LAST DUEL: A True Story of Crime, Scandal, and Trial by Combat in Medieval France.
Edition: First printing.
New York: Broadway Books, (2004.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Set in the late 14th century (the duel was held a few days after Christmas in 1386T), this is "the gripping, atmospheric true story of the 'duel to end all duels' in medieval France: a trial by combat pitting a knight against a squire accused of violating the knight's beautiful young wife. SIGNED by the author on the title page. A fascinating story, and a well-researched book. Illustrated. Extensive notes, index. 242 pp. ISBN: 0-767914163.
Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (a new copy.)