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Men of Iron (illustrated):by Howard Pyle

Men of Iron is an 1891 novel by the American author Howard Pyle, who also illustrated it. Set in the 15th century, it is a juvenile “coming of age” work in which a young squire, Myles Falworth, seeks not only to become a knight but to eventually redeem his father’s honor. In Chapter 24 the knighthood ceremony is presented and described as it would be in a non-fiction work concerning knighthood and chivalry. Descriptions of training equipment are also given throughout.

 

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Men of Iron (illustrated)

  • The story begins in 1400, the year after the deposition of Richard II of England by Henry of Bolingbrooke, thereafter Henry IV.Lord Gilbert Reginald Falworth is attainted for being King Richard's councilor, who strongly advised him to resist his cousin Henry's movement to seize the throne, and for protecting The Earl of Alban, a fictional conspirator against the succeeding King Henry

    Format: EPUB, MOBI, PDF

    Words count: 68,693

    Data container: ZIP FILE ( 1.13 MB)

    Language: ENGLISH