G.A. Henty's Won by the Sword
Hardback; ISBN 9781590871959
The scene of this story is laid in France, during the time of Richelieu, Mazarin and Anne of Austria. The hero, Hector Campbell, is the orphaned son of a Scotch officer in the French Army. Learn how he attracted the notice of Marshal Turenne and of the Prince of Conde; how he rose to the rank of Colonel; how he finally had to leave France, pursued by the deadly hatred of the Due de Beaufort - and more! 418 pages, hardcover.