Publish date: July 27th 1992
Publisher: Cox & Wyman Ltd.
Pages no: 608
Edition language: English
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Dedication: To AilsaQuote: 'From the Devil they came, and to the Devil they shall go.' (St Bernard on the family of Henry Plantagenet)The House of GlorioleThe Royal Houses of FranceList of CharactersOpening: The whole course of the interminable medieval wars between France and England was radically ...
"He knew in that moment how God felt on Good Friday when He saw on what He had wasted Creation." Vainglory begins in 1429 as Victoire De Gloriole regains possession of the family castle Gloriole-sur-Sablois from the English. Victoire marries Englishwoman Ellen Talbot and begins building a family dyn...