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Otto of The Silver Hand
Otto of The Silver Hand
Otto of The Silver Hand
Otto of The Silver Hand
Otto of The Silver Hand
Otto of The Silver Hand

Howard Pyle

Otto of The Silver Hand

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A Hand Of Silver Is Better Than A Hand Of Iron

The story of Otto Conrad, the son of Baron Conrad, a German robber baron of Castle Drachenhausen (Dragon’s House).  The book follows Otto as his fortunes rise and fall, always with a sense of adventure.

First published in 1888, the book is set during the Middle Ages. Howard Pyle intended to show the realities behind the chivalric ideal of popular literature.  The book reveals that chivalry was not always glorious and portrays many of the unpleasant aspects of medieval life.  

Pages: 129 Font Size: 13.5pt
Size: 6" x 9"

Paperback
Perfect bound with gloss cover; cream standard paper.

Hardcover
Casewrapped with gloss cover; cream standard paper.

Linen Hardcover
Linen cloth wrapped hardcover in red with gold foil stamped letters and gloss dust cover; cream standard paper.

Additional Binding Information

Printing
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A Hand Of Silver Is Better Than A Hand Of Iron

The story of Otto Conrad, the son of Baron Conrad, a German robber baron of Castle Drachenhausen (Dragon’s House).  The book follows Otto as his fortunes rise and fall, always with a sense of adventure.

First published in 1888, the book is set during the Middle Ages. Howard Pyle intended to show the realities behind the chivalric ideal of popular literature.  The book reveals that chivalry was not always glorious and portrays many of the unpleasant aspects of medieval life.  

Details

Pages: 129 Font Size: 13.5pt
Size: 6" x 9"

Paperback
Perfect bound with gloss cover; cream standard paper.

Hardcover
Casewrapped with gloss cover; cream standard paper.

Linen Hardcover
Linen cloth wrapped hardcover in red with gold foil stamped letters and gloss dust cover; cream standard paper.

Additional Binding Information

Shipping

Printing
All orders are print on demand and take 5-7 business days to print with shipment on the 5th business day via U.S. Mail, Fed Ex or UPS.  

Shipping
All shipping is flat-rate no matter the order size:
*$2.95 flat-rate shipping for US and UK orders
*$6.95 flat-rate shipping for CAN and AUS orders
**Flat-rate shipping for all other international orders. See Rates.