Doubleday & Company: 1961
Condition: Good with no dust jacket; Usual x-lib. Markings. Light corner wear.
Time Line England 1164-1170; Clarion Books; Ex-Library; 8vo; 190 pages; Edmund and Simon- 2 brothers living in different countries, sworn to the service of the two most powerful men of their time, are firsthand witnesses to the historic clash of wills that led inevitably to Becket's martyrdom in Canterbury Cathedral. Their story and the story of the mighty men they served. Young Simon, recently and tragically orphaned, becomes a scribe in the following of the exiled Archbishop of Canterbury, Thomas Becket. The uncertainty of the tumultuous years leading to the infamous cathedral slaying is hei... View More...