The story of Cuthbert de Lance, a teenage page for an English nobleman, as he follows King Richard to the Holy Land during the Third Crusade. Henty places Cuthbert at many pivotal events during the crusade giving the reader a first hand account of the action. As always, Henty does an excellent job of blending fiction with historical facts giving the reader a great story and a better understanding of medieval history.
First published in 1882, this edition is derived from the book published in 1899 with 6 black & white illustrations. As always, this edition is complete and unabridged.
Author(s):G. A. Henty
Book Size: 6" x 9"
Font Size: 12pt ISBN: 9781649652072
Paperback: Perfect bound with gloss cover; cream standard paper.
George Alfred Henty, often referred to as G.A. Henty, was a prolific British author renowned for his captivating historical adventure novels designed primarily for young readers. Born in Trumpington, England, Henty's passion for storytelling emerged during his early years. Learn More