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  • HERETIC. by Cornwell, Bernard.
    Cornwell, Bernard.
    HERETIC.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Harper Collins, (2003.) dj. Hardcover first edition - The third book in the Grail Quest series, set in fourteenth century England and France. Author's historical note. 355 pp. ISBN: 0-06-0530499.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 82212
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  • THE ARCHER'S TALE. by Cornwell, Bernard.
    Cornwell, Bernard.
    THE ARCHER'S TALE.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Harper Collins, (2001) dj. Hardcover first edition - The first book in the Grail Quest series, set in fourteenth century England and France at the beginning of the Hundred Years' War. After his village is pillaged by the French young Thomas of Hookton joins the king's army bent on revenge, but finds himself caught up in a search for the Holy Grail. Published in the UK under the title "Harlequin." Author's historical note. 355 pp. ISBN: 0-066210844.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 82213
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  • AGINCOURT. by Cornwell, Bernard.
    Cornwell, Bernard.
    AGINCOURT.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Harper Collins, (2009) dj. Hardcover first edition - A novel about one of the "most dramatic victories in British history, the battle of Agincourt on October 25, 1415 - immortalized by Shakespeare in Henry V - pitted undermanned and overwhelmed English forces against a French army determined to keep their crown out of Henry's hands." Author's historical note. Map endpapers. 451 pp. ISBN: 978-0-061578915.

    Condition: Near fine in a fine dustjacket (previous owner's name).

    Book ID: 82214
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  • HERETIC. by Cornwell, Bernard.
    Cornwell, Bernard.
    HERETIC.

    Edition: Advance Reading Copy (trade paperback format. )

    New York: Harper Collins, (2003.). First edition - The third book in the Grail Quest series, set in fourteenth century England and France. Author's historical note. 343 pp.

    Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 62987
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  • A HAUNT OF MURDER. by Doherty, Paul.
    Doherty, Paul.
    A HAUNT OF MURDER.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: St Martin's Minotaur, (2009.) dj. Hardcover first edition - "The Clerk of Oxford's Tale of Mystery and Murder as He Goes on Pilgrimage from London to Canterbury." Mystery set in fourteenth century England. 186 pp. ISBN: 9780312359616.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 55851
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  • A HAUNT OF MURDER: The Clerk of Oxford's Tale of Mystery and Murder as He Goes on Pilgrimage from London to Canterbury. by Doherty, Paul.
    Doherty, Paul.
    A HAUNT OF MURDER: The Clerk of Oxford's Tale of Mystery and Murder as He Goes on Pilgrimage from London to Canterbury.

    Edition: First printing.

    London: Headline, (2002.) dj. Hardcover first edition - Mystery set in fourteenth century England. 186 pp. ISBN: 0-7472-22401.

    Condition: Near fine in a fine dustjacket (usual toning to the pages)

    Book ID: 55147
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  • THE NIGHTINGALE GALLERY. by Harding, Paul. (P. C. Doherty)
    Harding, Paul. (P. C. Doherty)
    THE NIGHTINGALE GALLERY.

    Edition: First American edition.

    New York: Morrow, 1991. dj. Hardcover first edition - The First of the Sorrowful Mysteries of Brother Athelstan, and the first historical mystery published by Doherty under this name. ISBN: 0-688-112250.

    Condition: Good in a good only dust jacket (rubbing and overall edgewear to the dj)

    Book ID: 62417
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  • BIG JOHN'S SECRET. by Jewett, Eleanor M.
    Jewett, Eleanor M.
    BIG JOHN'S SECRET.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: The Viking Press, (1962) dj. Hardcover first edition - Historical novel for older children - "Early in the thirteenth century, England under King John was torn with strife. . . Twelve-year-old "Big John" (so called because of his powerful physique) had always known that his father was one of the defeated. Old Marm, who reared him, told him so, but she would not reveal his name for fear of further retribution. So John was forced to serve the local lord, tilling the fields like a peasant. . . Because of his knowledge of letters and the art of healing (learned from Old Marm), John was chosen to be a page to the Earl of Warenne, one of…

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    New York: The Viking Press, (1962) dj. Hardcover first edition - Historical novel for older children - "Early in the thirteenth century, England under King John was torn with strife. . . Twelve-year-old "Big John" (so called because of his powerful physique) had always known that his father was one of the defeated. Old Marm, who reared him, told him so, but she would not reveal his name for fear of further retribution. So John was forced to serve the local lord, tilling the fields like a peasant. . . Because of his knowledge of letters and the art of healing (learned from Old Marm), John was chosen to be a page to the Earl of Warenne, one of the lords who was organizing the Fifth Crusade to free the Holy Land from the Saracens. This Crusade ultimately took John to Jerusalem. There he met Francis of Assisi, who taught him to temper his desire for vengeance, but not his hope for reunion with his father." Illustrated with drawings by Frederick T. Chapman. Author's historical note. 236 pp.

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    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 60400
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