The Chevalier Bayard - A Study in Fading Chivalry

The Chevalier Bayard - A Study in Fading Chivalry

By: Samuel Shellabarger

Price: $33.95

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Book Condition: GOOD


"Tight, light age tanning to pages(does not affect reading), light age soil to exterior, slightest tilt to spine. Spine has softened ends and rubbed gilt lettering. Cover corners are worn to board. Black cloth cover with gold lettering and red shield. Shellabarger's 2nd novel. A fictional biography of Pierre Terrai, Seigneur de Bayard. ""an excellent history of the XIV and XV centuries, 'The Age of Chivalry."" Pierre Terrai LeVieux, seigneur de Bayard (1473 – 30 April 1524), was a French soldier, generally known as the Chevalier de Bayard. ... he has been known as ""the knight without fear and beyond reproach"" (le chevalier sans peur et sans reproche). He, however, preferred the name given him by his contemporaries for his gaiety and kindness, ""le bon chevalier"", or ""the good knight""."" 391 pages, 6x9x1.75""."

Title: The Chevalier Bayard - A Study in Fading Chivalry

Author Name: Samuel Shellabarger

Categories: historical fiction,

Publisher: NY, The Century Co: 1928

Binding: hardcover

Book Condition: GOOD

lb: 2.10 lb

Seller ID: 7-NH027

Keywords: Age of Chivalry france FICTION / Historical / Renaissance  FICTION - Historical,