Captain of Dragoons

By: Welch, Ronald

Price: $112.50

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


Minor edgewear and chipping, primarily at corners and top and base of spine, date on free endpaper, front board starting to separate at half-title page with webbing exposed. Attractive DJ in protective wrap has shallow chips at spine and flap ends. Overall, a nice copy.

Another of Ronald Welch's stories in historical settings featuring the members of the Carey family: "Straight from victory in (a skirmish with the French cavalry in the Duke of Marlborough's summer campaign) Captain Charles Carey of Her Majesty's Dragoons is caught up in a web of intrigue and treason when he accidentally stumbles on a meeting of French spies. His assignment to the Intelligence Staff leads to a series of perilous adventures that take him into the very fortress of the enemy."
Age Level: Young Adult; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Title: Captain of Dragoons

Author Name: Welch, Ronald

Categories: Historical Fiction, Children's Books,

Edition: Twentieth Edition

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1957

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket

Seller ID: 003842

Keywords: Children's Fiction Captain Charles Carey (fictitious Character) Duke Of Marlborough England France British Intelligence Espionage Historical Fiction Adventure