Imagen del editor


Mallinson Allan

278 valoraciones por Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0593043758 / ISBN 13: 9780593043752
Editorial: bantam Press, 2001
Encuadernación de tapa dura
Librería: Fantastic Literature Limited (Rayleigh, ESSEX, Reino Unido)

Librería en AbeBooks desde: 27 de noviembre de 1998 Valoración librería Valoración 4 estrellas

Cantidad disponible: 1

Comprar usado
Precio: EUR 36,68 Convertir moneda
Gastos de envío: EUR 2,40 De Reino Unido a España Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío
Añadir al carrito


fine hardcover copy in a fine dustwrapper 1st edition. The year is 1817, and Captain Hervey has returned from India to an England in turmoil. The clamour for parliamentary and economic reform is bringing the country close to revolution. N° de ref. de la librería FZ16.156

Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Detalles bibliográficos


Editorial: bantam Press

Año de publicación: 2001

Encuadernación: Hardback

Condición de la sobrecubierta: Dust Jacket Included

Edición: 1st Edition

Acerca de

Reseña del editor:

- Captain Matthew Hervey has faced many tests both on and off the battlefield, but when he returns to his beloved Sixth Light Dragoons he must address a new challenge from a totally unexpected quarter. It is the spring of 1817, and Matthew Hervey is home from India to rejoin his regiment, and to marry, at last, Henrietta. England is not the place he knew, however. The clamour for parliamentary and economic reform is bringing the country close to revolution. Every day the newspapers report conspiracies, violent assemblies, machine-breaking, arson and murder. There is no professional constabulary, and the onerous task of policing falls increasingly to the army - especially the cavalry. In the Sixth Light Dragoons, too, things are not as they were. There is a new commanding officer - rich, vain, arrogant, cruel; and with a dark secret. His dislike of Hervey is immediate and intense. Yet Matthew Hervey must somehow earn this man's recommendation for promotion, or else he will have to retire on half-pay. Hervey faces a year of trials - in his marriage, his loyalty to his men, his professional skill. The mistakes begin to tell, and when the regiment is sent urgently to Canada where,

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Descripción de la librería

We are the UK's biggest on line out-of-print sf, fantasy, horror and thriller bookstore. We have 17,000+ titles on our shelves. We specialise in good quality books at fair prices. We are a family business and you can see our new stock, up to the minute genre news items and feedback from satisfied customers at

Ver la página web de la librería

Condiciones de venta:

Visa & Mastercard accepted along with PayPal but not Amex.
Returns accepted, if books don't meet your expectation!
Please inform on day of receipt if returning.
We can provide scanned images of any title if needed, just ask.
Web site - has new small press, magazines and much more besides. Please visit us.

Condiciones de envío:

Orders usually ship within 2 business days. Overseas orders always shipped airmail or in M-Bags. UL shipping second class unless requested. Secure and safe packaging

Todos los libros de esta librería

Métodos de pago
aceptados por la librería

Visa Mastercard American Express Carte Bleue

Cheque Dinero en Efectivo PayPal Letra de Cambio Transferencia Bancaria