Wolf Hall (Hilary Mantel) soon to be presented for sale on the astounding BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: London: Fourth Estate, 2009, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Genealogical tables; Illustrated endpapers and blanks;
From the cover: Lock Cromwell in a deep dungeon in the morning, says Thomas More, and when you come back that night he’ll be sitting on a plush cushion eating larks tongues, and all the gaolers will owe him money.
England in the 1520s is a heartbeat from disaster. If the king dies without a male heir, the country could be destroyed by civil war. Henry VIII wants to annul his marriage of twenty years, and marry Anne Boleyn. The pope and most of Europe oppose him. The quest for the petulant kings freedom destroys his adv…
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Edges of the text block spotted. Leans very slightly.
Black boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. [XVII] 653 pages. 9½” x 6¼”.
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