The White Company / by A. Conan Doyle ; pictures by N.C. Wyeth.

Author
Doyle, Arthur Conan, 1859-1930 [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
[New York, NY] : [W. Morrow], [©1988]
Description
366 pages, 13 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 24 cm

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Summary note
In 1366, while England is at war with Spain, young Alleyne Edricson becomes a squire to Sir Nigel Loring and travels to France to join a bold band of archers known as the White Company.
Notes
Originally pub.: New York : Cosmopolitan Book Corporation, 1922.
Contents
  • How the Black Sheep came Forth from the Fold
  • How Alleyne Edicson came Out into the World
  • How Hordle John cozened the Fuller of Lymington
  • How the Bailiff of Southampton Slew the Two Masterless Men
  • How a Strange Company Gathered at the "Pied Merlin"
  • How Samkin Aylward Wagered his Feather-bed
  • How the Three Comrades Journeyed through the Woodlands
  • The Three Friends
  • How Strange Things Befell in Minstead Wood
  • How Hordle John Found a Man whom he Might Follow
  • How a Young Shepherd had a Perilous Flock
  • How Alleyne Learned More Than he Could Teach
  • How the White Company set Forth to the Wars
  • How Sir Nigel Sought for a Wayside Venture
  • How the Yellow Cog sailed Forth from Lepe
  • How the Yellow Cog Fought the Two Rover Galleys
  • How the Yellow Cog Crossed the Bar of Gironde
  • How Sir Nigel Loring put a Patch upon his Eye
  • How there was a Stir at the Abbey of St. Andrew's
  • How Alleyne Won his Place in an Honorable Guild
  • How Agostino Pisano Risked his Head
  • How the Bowmen held Wassail at the "Rose de Guienne"
  • How England held the Lists at Bordeaux
  • How a Champion came Forth from the East
  • How Sir Nigel wrote to Twynham Castle
  • How the Three Comrades Gained a Mighty Treasure
  • How Roger Club-foot was Passed into Paradise
  • How the Comrades came over the Marches of France
  • How the Blessed Hour of Sight Came to the Lady Tiphaine
  • How the Brushwood Men came to the Chateau of Villefranche
  • How Five Men held the Keep of Villefranche
  • How the Company took Counsel Round the Fallen Tree
  • How the Army made the Passage of Roncesvalles
  • How the Company Made Sport in the Vale of Pampeluna
  • How Sir Nigel Hawked at an Eagle
  • How Sir Nigel Took the Patch from his Eye
  • How the White Company came to be Disbanded
  • Of the Home-coming to Hampshire.
ISBN
  • 0688078176
  • 9780688078171
LCCN
87062625
OCLC
17939552
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