An unfinished duel, a midnight murder, and the treachery of a beautiful prostitute lead to the imprisonment of Sharpe. Caught in a web of political intrigue for which his military experience has left him fatally unprepared, Sharpe becomes a fugitive--a man hunted by both ally and enemy alike.
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Bernard Cornwell's Richard Sharpe series takes its hero to the battle of Waterloo--and beyond. Several novels are the basis of a television miniseries. He was born in London and lives in Chatham, Massachusetts.From AudioFile:
In a book that relies upon action sequences, one appreciates Gaminara's overall interpretation and command of timing. D.R.T. (c)AudioFile, Portland, Maine
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Book Description Collins, 1985. Book Condition: Fair. First Edition. N/A. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP93765268
Book Description Collins, 1985. Book Condition: Good. First Edition. N/A. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP17399345
Book Description Collins. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 0002214261 UK BASED SELLER SHIPS DAILY ALL OVERSEAS SHIPPING VIA AIRMAIL *PLEASE NOTE THE COVER MAY VARY TO ONE SHOWN*1st edn with unclipped dj. Bookseller Inventory # S0042060
Book Description 1985. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 1985 HarperCollins hardcover first edition. Previous owner's insciption to endpaper, dustjacket taped to inside cover else good condition. Bookseller Inventory # OLH-TUZ-L59
Book Description Collins, 1985. Book Condition: Good. First Edition. N/A. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP84562577
Book Description Collins, London, 1985. Hard Cover. Book Condition: F-. Dust Jacket Condition: VG+. First Edition. F-/VG+. 8vo. original red boards gilt (paperstock slightly tanned, as usual) in dustwrapper (edges rubbed with slight wear at corners); pp. 320, with a map. A near fine copy. The sixth novel in the series, but seventeenth chronologically. Bookseller Inventory # 010233
Book Description Collins, London, United Kingdom, 1985. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. True first British printing with original unclipped jacket (£8.95). Jacket has fading to spine, minor patchy edge/shelf wear and a little pushing to corners. Boards are near fine with very minor pushing/rubbing to head/tail of spine and minor pushing to a couple of corners. Pages are clean and the binding is tight. Pages are tanned. No other faults. A solid copy. All books described honestly and accurately. Paypal accepted. Bookseller Inventory # 002400
Book Description Collins, 1985. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. Red Boards with gilt lettering to spine. The book and DJ are in Fine condition. Nice square binding. Pages are clean and mark free. Dustjacket is not clipped. Bookseller Inventory # 1240
Book Description Collins, 1985. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. First edition, first impression. Near Fine+: tight and square in sharp red boards; bright gilt; gently pushed to the spine tips; tanned to the edge of the page block; very crisp and clean, free of marks, inscriptions and foxing. The unclipped dustwrapper (£8.95 net stated) is likewise Near Fine+: bright, crisp and unfaded with a few minor wrinkles to the head of the spine; presents beautifully in a removable, archival-quality Brodart protective cover. An attractive example. All orders are sent carefully wrapped in bubble wrap and sturdy cardboard. Bookseller Inventory # H449
Book Description London: Collins, 1985, 1985. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First Edition. Fine/Fine. First Edition. A Superb copy of the Sixth Sharpe novel which is not price clipped and without inscriptions. SIGNED by Author on Book plate on title page without dedication. Richard Sharpe and the Vitoria Campaign February to June 1813. Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 10469