Shadow of the Tower by Floren Bennett Anderson 1955 (signed)
THE SHADOW OF THE TOWER. Florence Bennett Anderson, The Christopher Publishing House, Boston, 1955 (Signed).
Historical Fiction Novel
Historical novel of England in the time frame from the accession of Elizabeth in 1558 up through 1632 and the death of the Wizard Earl of Northumberland.
The Shadow of the Tower is also a historical drama that was broadcast on BBC2 in 1972. It was a prequel to the earlier serials The Six Wives of Henry VIII and Elizabeth R and featured several actors who had appeared in them. Consisting of thirteen episodes, it focused on the reign of Henry VII of England and the creation of the Tudor dynasty.
Burgundy hardcover with gilt title. Nice condition with very little wear. Jacket has few edge tears. Signed & inscribed by the author on page opposite half-title page. First Edition. Scarce historical novel!