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  • THE KAPPILLAN OF MALTA. by Monsarrat, Nicholas.
    Monsarrat, Nicholas.
    THE KAPPILLAN OF MALTA.

    Edition: First American edition.

    New York: Morrow, 1974. dj. Hardcover first edition - Considered one of Monsarrat's major novels, this is story of suffering and of heroism - that of a humble parish priest (although of a noble background) - a kappillan - as he cared for the flood of homeless, starving and frightened people during the Siege of Malta in World War II, from June 1940 to August 1942, when war came out of the sky to pound the island to dust. On six of those days the kapillan shared a story of inspiration, of the six mighty events in Malta's history. 501 pp. ISBN: 0-688002139.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket (sunning to spine of dj, although the text is still clear and readable)

    Book ID: 84036
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  • THE RELIGION. by Willocks, Tim.
    Willocks, Tim.
    THE RELIGION.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, (2007.). First edition - Massive historical epic begins in 1565 when "Suleiman the Magnificant, Emperor of the Ottomans has declared a jihad against the Knights of Saint John the Baptist. The largest armada the world has ever seen approaches the Knights' Christian stronghold on the island of Malta. The Turks know the Knights as the 'Hounds of Hell.' The Knights call themselves 'The Religion.' " 627 pp plus a glossary.

    Condition: Very near fine in glossy illlustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 38260
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  • THE RELIGION. by Willocks, Tim.
    Willocks, Tim.
    THE RELIGION.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, (2007.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Massive historical epic begins in 1565 when "Suleiman the Magnificant, Emperor of the Ottomans has declared a jihad against the Knights of Saint John the Baptist. The largest armada the world has ever seen approaches the Knights' Christian stronghold on the island of Malta. The Turks know the Knights as the 'Hounds of Hell.' The Knights call themselves 'The Religion.' " Glossary. 618 pp plus a note about the author. ISBN: 0-374-248656.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 45674
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