London: Grant Richards, 1899. First Edition, First Impression. Hardcover. First Edition. Octavo, original pictorial brown cloth, upper front panel depicting a scene of knights with lances in black, brown & light blue, titled in black and ruled in brown on front cove & spine. 372 pp + 19 pp catalogue "Mr. Grant Richards's Catalogue of Works of Fiction With Some Opinions of the Press" dated 1899 bound in at rear. This is the first issue, a later issue exists with a 20-page catalogue dated 1900. Endpapers lightly tanned, spine darkened and covers with light overall dust-soiling; a very good sound copy. Very Good. Item #311493
¶ Historical novel, a swashbuckling tale set in the court and times of King Henry VIII.