This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1901 Excerpt: ... on the man," grunted Gaspar; "whymust St. Trond give up his place? St. Trond was a fool, but he let a man be, while this fool--umph!' and ...
This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1901 Excerpt: ... on the man," grunted Gaspar; "whymust St. Trond give up his place? St. Trond was a fool, but he let a man be, while this fool--umph!' and the sentence died away in a throaty German oath. Later still two men came to summon me, and as 1 went out 1 met Vermeil, for we were all living with the burgomaster. "Ah! guard of honour, captain?" said he with a smile. Now, I knew nothing of the bag that had come to the gate, and I was somewhat startled to find Jan van Cornput with the burgomaster and Gaspar and two of the town's aldermen in solemn conclave. Gaspar would not look at me, but Cornput gave me a sneering smile, and then close on my heels St. Trond entered. "Why am I summoned?" he asked. "To try our worthy friend here," quoth Cornput. "To try me?" I cried, and Cornput smiled again. St. Trond drew himself up in a statelyfashion. "I have sat in judgment on Master Newstead more than once," said he, "and each time my judgment was wrong." "There will be little chance of mistake now," quoth Cornput. ' Have you judged me already?' I asked quietly. "I have found him a true man and a good soldier," said St. Trond, "and I warn you. The evidence should be weighty on which you condemn him. I will be no judge of his." "Ah! well, we will judge of the evidence, then, even without the aid of the Seigneur de St. Trond. You may go," quoth Cornput, and waved his hand. St. Trond turned to go, but at the door he paused: "And I bid you remember, Jan van Cornput, there is a higher judge than you," he said solemnly. "Even more than one, ." I murmured; and Cornput frowned, and his little eyes twinkled maliciously. "Perhaps I shall serve your turn,&quo...
Good. 16mo-over 5¾"-6¾" tall. Historical romance set during the Dutch wars against Spain, in which the Spanish carry away the woman the hero loves. Undated but early twentieth century. Good solid copy with a slightly sunned spine.
Hardcover reprint of the original 1901 edition-beautifully bound in brown cloth covers featuring titles stamped in gold, 8vo-6x9". No adjustments have been made to the original text, giving readers the full antiquarian experience. For quality purposes, all text and images are printed as black and white. This item is printed on demand. Book Information: My Lady Of Orange. Bailey, H. C. (Henry Christopher). Indiana: Repressed Publishing LLC, 2012. Original Publishing: My Lady Of Orange. Bailey, H. C. (Henry Christopher). London; New York: Longmans, Green, 1901.
Slight rubbing, very slight wear at corners and spine ends, slight foxing throughout otherwise sound VG+. 8vo. Original publisher's orange cloth lettered black on spine and cover with illustration on covers of young man reading a scroll. pp viii, 240. 8 plates. Fiction.
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