This novel was written in 1820 by Sir Walter Scott. It portrays Ivanhoe, an ally of Richard-the-Lion-Hearted, who returns from the Crusades to reclaim his inheritance. The story entwines several characters who include Rebecca, a vibrant, beautiful Jewish woman and Lady Rowena who is Ivanhoe's true love. The wicked Prince John plots to usurp England's throne...........................
This wonderful classic was printed and copyrighted by Easton Press in 1977. This is the collector's edition, bound in Genuine Leather and printed on archival quality paper that was specially milled for this edition. The volume looks unread. It has ornate 22-karat gilt on the cover and also on the pages. There are silk moire endpapers with a sewn in matching satin bookmark. The condition of the book is very tight, having been opened just a few times. There are no bookplates, markings or any other signs of previous ownership.
Leather Bound Book * Ivanhoe * by Sir Walter Scott