G.A. Henty's The Lion of St. Mark
Hardback; ISBN 9781590871232
A story of Venice at a period when her strength and splendor were put to the severest tests! The hero displays good sense, which carries him safely through an atmosphere of intrigue, crime, and bloodshed. He contributes to the victories of the Venetians at Porto d'Anzo and Chioggia, and eventually wins the hand of the daughter of one of the chief men of Venice. 400 pages, hardcover.