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The Outlaw of Torn by Edgar Rice Burroughs, Fiction, Historical - Edgar Rice Burroughs

The Outlaw of Torn by Edgar Rice Burroughs, Fiction, Historical

Paperback Published: 1st June 2004
ISBN: 9781592244874
Number Of Pages: 252

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Here is a story that has lain dormant for seven hundred years. At first it was suppressed by one of the Plantagenet kings of England. Later it was forgotten. I happened to dig it up by accident. The accident being the relationship of my wife's cousin to a certain Father Superior in a very ancient monastery in Europe. He let me pry about among a quantity of mildewed and musty manuscripts and I came across this. It is very interesting -- partially since it is a bit of hitherto unrecorded history, but principally from the fact that it records the story of a most remarkable revenge and the adventurous life of its innocent victim -- Richard, the lost prince of England. In the retelling of it I have left out most of the history. What interested me was the unique character about whom the tale revolves -- the visored horseman who -- but let us wait until we get to him. It all happened in the thirteenth century, and while it was happening it shook England from north to south and from east to west; and reached across the channel and shook France.

ISBN: 9781592244874
ISBN-10: 1592244874
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 252
Published: 1st June 2004
Publisher: Wildside Press
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.32 x 15.29  x 1.63
Weight (kg): 0.39

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