This novel tells the tale of the rumors of war that circulated in Moon's Ottery, an East Devon village, during the time of the armada. The life of the community is unsettled by the threat of invasion and arrival of a mysterious Spanish sailor. Between Rosalind, a skeptical and shrewd observer, and Henry Suckbitch, a man with intriguing connections beyond the Ottery world, the drama of a family at the moment of change and a nation at a point of crisis unfolds.
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Book Description Hutchinson, 1978. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 1st Edition.... UK hardback first impression. The book is VG- due to spome spotting to page edges, in VG- jacket, unclipped with some browning and spotting. Hutchinson 1978. " ". Bookseller Inventory # ABE-10502429272
Book Description Hutchinson, London, 1978. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Editiion. Copy in green cloth on boards in clipped D/J. Jacket spine lightly sunned. Previous owners inscription on FFE. Clean and flat contents. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 027476
Book Description Hutchinson, London, 1978. Green Paper Covered Boards. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First Edition. 207pp. Dust jacket infinitesimally rubbed at head of spine. Book. Bookseller Inventory # AB115502
Book Description Hutchinson 01/05/1978, 1978. Book Condition: used-good. - GREAT BOOK IN GOOD OR BETTER CONDITION, NORMALLY SENT SAME DAY FROM WAREHOUSE. Bookseller Inventory # 7719-9780091332501
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Bookseller Inventory # GOR002510027
Book Description Hutchinson of London, London, 1978. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. Acclaimed debut novel set in Devon at the time of the Spanish Armada. An address and date written in biro to the blank ffep else a clean square hardback, with a light bow to board, in an unclipped d/w showing slight shelfwear & tear - 207 pages. Next post dispatch. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 054108