By: Roberts, Dorothy James
NY, Appleton-Century-Crofts: 1953
Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC). 1
Seller ID: 3707
Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Near Fine in Poor dust jacket
Quarter bound in publisher's black cloth over red boards, gilt (red) lettering and intricate decoration on spine, embossed enchanted cup medallion on cover. This is the story of Tristan and Isolde, from Malory's Morte d'Arthur, told in modern romantic prose in novel form. When Tristan sailed into Ireland, he was near death from the wound which had won him knighthood. His sword, too, bore a wound, for a piece of it still remained in the head of a great champion who lay dead at Tristan's hands. In Ireland his destiny awaited him. There he first saw Isolde, who would be the great love of his lif... View More...