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The Vale of Cedars

作者 Grace Aguilar
出版社 Ingram International Inc
商品描述 The Vale of Cedars:,BookExcerpt:softheRoseshadrenderedvoluntaryexiles.HisfatherandfourbrothershadfalleninbattleatMargaret'sside.Himselfandatwinbrother,whensca


內容簡介 Book Excerpt: s of the Roses had rendered voluntary exiles. His father and four brothers had fallen in battle at Margaret's side. Himself and a twin brother, when scarcely fifteen, were taken prisoners at Tewkesbury, and for three years left to languish in prison. Wishing to conciliate the still powerful family of Stanley, Edward offered the youths liberty and honor if they would swear allegiance to himself. They refused peremptorily; and with a refinement of cruelty more like Richard of Gloucester than himself, Edward ordered one to the block, the other to perpetual imprisonment. They drew lots, and Edwin Stanley perished. Arthur, after an interval, succeeded in effecting his escape, and fled from England, lingered in Provence a few months, and then unable to bear an inactive life, hastened to the Court of Arragon; to the heir apparent of which, he bore letters of introduction, from men of rank and influence, and speedily distinguished himself in the wars then agitating Spain. The character of the Spaniards--impenetrableRead More


書名 / The Vale of Cedars
作者 / Grace Aguilar
簡介 / The Vale of Cedars:,BookExcerpt:softheRoseshadrenderedvoluntaryexiles.HisfatherandfourbrothershadfalleninbattleatMargaret'sside.Himselfandatwinbrother,whensca
出版社 / Ingram International Inc
ISBN13 / 9798733871417
ISBN10 /
EAN / 9798733871417
誠品26碼 /
尺寸 / 28.0X21.6X1.3CM
重量(g) / 585.1
語言 / 3:英文
級別 / N:無
頁數 / 248
裝訂 / P:平裝