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The Children's Crusade - Henry Treece

The Bodley Head, 1960, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good — in Very Good Dustwrapper. Gently faded at the spine of the dustwrapper with some scuffing to the lower panel. Price Clipped. Text complete, clean and tight.

From the cover: “In A. D. 1212 a twelve-year-old shepherd boy, called Stephen, went to King Philip of France with a letter which he said came from Christ himself, bidding Stephen organise a Crusade to rescue the holy city of Jerusalem from the hands of the Infidel. In spite of the King’s disapproval, this strange boy announced that he would lead this Crusade, and that it would be of children.

Size: 8" x 5¼"
Number of Pages: 158
Cover Art By: Christine Price

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