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Hornblower and the 'atropos'

By Forester, C. S

London, England: Sphere Books, 1980. Light edgewear. In "Hornblower and the Atropos, Captain Hornblower takes command of H.M.S. Atropos at a time when Britain mourns for the death of Lord nelson. but for Hornblower it's back into action as he heads for the mediterranean to show boney's fleet the might strength of the Royal navy.... Mass Market Paperback. Near Fine/No Jacket. Historical Fiction.

$4.80

Traveller

By Adams, Richard

New York: Dell Publishing, 1989. A wonderful read of General Lee's horse named Traveller. Too good not to read for those interested in history. Mild tanning pages. A brave man and a brave horse riding into battle.... Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. Historical Fiction.

$6.00

Katharine, the Virgin Widow

By Plaidy, Jean

Don Mills On: General Paperbacks, 1983. Collectible book!, pages clean. This is the first book in the Katharine of Aragon trilogy. Young and beautiful, Katharine of Aragon had come to England from Spain to marry Arthur, the Prince of Wales. It was a political match, meant to cement the royal houses of two great nations, but the marriage had no sooner taken place when Arthur was struck down.... Mass Market Paperback. Near Fine/No Jacket. Historical Fiction.

$4.80

Honour This Day

By Kent, Alexander

London and Edinburgh: Pan Books, 1987. Mild tanning top edge, pages clean, square book, lightly read. In September 1804, as England stands slone against France and the fleets of Spain, Vice-Admiral Richard Bolitho hoists his glag above the verteran Hyperion and sets sail with a new squadron for the Caribrean.... Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. Historical Fiction.

$3.40

Cross of St George
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Cross of St George

By Kent, Alexander

London, England: Arrow Books, 1996. Fine collectible book. Mass Market Paperback. Fine/No Jacket. Historical Fiction.

$6.39

Flowers of Chivalry
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Flowers of Chivalry

By Tranter, Nigel

London, England: Coronet Books, 1990. New book, collectible!. Scotland's stirring struggle to preserve Robert the Bruce's legacy of Independence. Once again scotland was fighting for her survival as a free and independent nation.... Mass Market Paperback. Fine/No Jacket. Historical Fiction.

$9.00

Joan of the Lilies

By Peters, Maureen

London and Glasgow: Fontana/Collins, 1972. Outside edge tanned, pages lightly tanned., creases at spine, pages tight to spine, no markings. At God's command, Joan of Arc left her peasant home to lead France's army against the English. In doing so, she came to influence her country's most powerful men.... Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket. Historical Fiction.

$4.80

Cross of St George
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Cross of St George

By Kent, Alexander

London, England: Random House, 1996. Book like new! February 1813 Halifax with convoys from canada and the Caribbean falling victim to American privateers, sir richard bolitho returns to Halifax to pursue a war he knows will not be won, but which neither Britain nor the United States can afford to lose.... Mass Market Paperback. Fine/No Jacket. Historical Fiction.

$6.00

The Song of Troy

By McCullough, Colleen

London, England: Orion Books, 1999. Previous owner's name on inside cover and price stamped on inside leaf, no other marks. In the story "The Song of Troy", the author recounts the tale of Helen and Paris, the immortal lovers who doomed two great nations to a terrible war. It is told through the eyes of its main characters...this is an unputdownable tale of love, ambition, delusion, honour and consuming passion.... Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. Historical Fiction.

$8.00

The House of Flowers
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The House of Flowers

By Bingham, Charlotte

Toronto: Bantam Books, 2004. Lightly read book. It is 1941, and England is at its lowest ebb, undernourished, under-informed and terrified of imminent invasion. Even at Eden park, the lovely country estate where Poppy, Kate, Lily, Marjorie and her adopted brother Billy have all become part of the rich tapestry that is being woven around them, confidence is at an all-time low.... Mass Market Paperback. Near Fine/No Jacket. Historical Fiction.

$5.20

The Wives of Henry Vlll

By Fraser, Antonia

Toronto, On: Penguin Books, 1993. Previous owner scribble on inside leaf, b/w pictures in book. Acclaimed to be well-researched with genealogy facts (globe and mail, Toronto, On) small tear in first two pages.. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8x5". Historical Fiction.

$7.96

The Song of Troy: a Story That Will Outlast History

By McCullough, Colleen

London, England: Orion Books, 1998. Square book, mild tanning pages, no marks or names. The story of Troy is one of the greatest ever told- a three thousand year old saga of love and hate, vengeance and betrayal..... Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. Historical Fiction.

$8.00

Margaret the Queen
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Margaret the Queen

By Tranter, Nigel

London, England: Coronet Books, 1997. Reading crease at spine, no names or stamps, crease on back cover. First she was Margaret the refugee. A Saxon princess, sister of Edgar Atheling who, but for William the Conqueror would have been King of England. She came to Scotland in 1069.... Mass Market Paperback. Very Good/No Jacket. Historical Fiction.

$7.55

The Pirate Rebel: The Story of Notorious Ned Jordan
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The Pirate Rebel: The Story of Notorious Ned Jordan

By Peirce, Elizabeth

Halifax, N.S.: Nimbus Publishing, 2007. The Pirate Rebel chillingly depicts one man's descent into avarice, murder, and piracy. Set in the early nineteenth century, this historical novel is based on the true story of a murderous pirate who sailed- and bloodied- the water of eastern Canada. When Ned Jordan flees Ireland with his family after fighting in the failed rebellion of 1798, he expects to find his fortune in the new world.... First Edition. Soft Cover. Fine/No Jacket. Historical Fiction.

$10.00

Daughters of Spain

By Plaidy, Jean

London, England: Pan Books, 1974. Light tanning pages o/w near fine collectible copy of a scarce title. With Spain now united, Ferdinand looked to his daughters to further his ambitions. all too often, Isabella found herself torn between his brilliant plans and her love for her children.... Mass Market Paperback. Near Fine/No Jacket. Historical Fiction.

$6.00

Success to the Brave; Cross of St. George (two Books in One volume)
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Success to the Brave; Cross of St. George (two Books in One volume)

By Kent, Alexander

London, England: Arrow Books, 1993. No marks, names or stamps, pages clean, tight to spine, 337 pages, thick book as two bestsellers in one volume. With convoys from Canada and the Caribbean falling victim to american privateers, Sir richard Bolitho returns to Halifax to pursue a war he knows will not be won, but which neither Britain nor the United States can afford to lose.... Mass Market Paperback. Near Fine/No Jacket. Historical Fiction.

$8.00

The Star of Xerxes

By MacKinnon, Mary Stewart

Sydney, N.S.: City Printers, 1996. Book in collectible condition and unread! The Star of Xerxes brings to life the 5th Century B.C. Court of King Xerxes, with its pomp and ceremony, its feuds and factions its loves and hates. Esther belongs to a minority, the captive people of Judah, yet she is convinced that it is her destiny to become the Queen consort of Xerxes, the mighty emperor of Persia. By keeping her identy secret, she achieves her ambitions, only to become embroiled in a palace power struggle. When her people are condemned to death, she is faced with a terrible decision.... Soft Cover. Mint/No Jacket. 9x6". Historical Fiction.

$16.95

Right Royal Friend
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Right Royal Friend

By Tranter, Nigel

London, England: Coronet Books, 2003. Collectible book in new condition. David Murray, the young son of Sir andrew, a Perthsire laird, has no aspirations to greatness. then a chance encounter with King James the Sixth leads to him becoming Cup Bearer and Master of the Horse to his young liege.... Mass Market Paperback. Fine/No Jacket. Historical Fiction.

$5.95

On the Trail of Mary Queen of Scots

By Cheetham, J. Keith

Edinburgh: Luath Ltd, 2005. Brand new book, signed by author with inscription "Very best wishes". This book is for everyone interested in the life of perhaps the most romantic figure in Scotland's history; a thorough guide to places connected with Mary; it is also a guide to the complexities of her personal and public life. It can also be a travel guide for the first time traveller to Scotland as it describes places of interest where Mary lived, visited and died. It leaves us with the nagging question why her son, King of Scotland and future King of England didn't nothing to free her from her imprisonment and execution.. Signed by Author. Soft Cover. Mint/Mint. 8x5". Historical Fiction.

$18.95

The Wallace
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The Wallace

By Tranter, Nigel

London, England: Coronet Books, 1998. The compelling 13th century story of William Wallace. Scotland at the end of the 13th century was a blood-torn country suffering uner the harsh domination of a tyrant usurper, the hated Plantagenet, Edward Longshanks..reading crease at spine, clean book, lightly read.. Mass Market Paperback. Near Fine/No Jacket. Historical Fiction.

$6.95

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