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Edition: First US printing.
New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, 1966. dj. Hardcover first edition - Historical novel set in the winter of 1066, after the Battle of Hastings, and focusing on what was lost in the defeat of the Saxons.
Condition: Ex library with usual stamps, missing front endpaper, but otherwise a clean and tight copy with a very good dustjacket.Book ID: 26951More details Price: $10.00
Edition: First UK printing.
London: Hodder & Stoughton, (1966.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - First novel, published when Holland was just 22. A story of William the Conqueror and the Battle of Hastings in 1066 as told by Laeghaire, a landless Irish knight hiring himself out as a mercenary round the courts of 11th century Europe. INSCRIBED on the title page. 243 pp.
Condition: Near fine in a a very near fine dust jacket (slight spine slant, a bit of toning to the whte background of the dj.)Book ID: 49889More details Price: $175.00