Includes an introduction and notes by David Blair, 440 pgs, pb.
A century after the Battle of Hastings, England remains a kingdom that is torn apart by hatred between the Normans and Saxons. On his way back from the Crusades, Richard the Lion-Hearted is determined to reclaim his throne from his brother Prince John. Disinherited by his father Cedric the Saxon because of his loyalty to Richard, the Norman king, Ivanhoe is returning to England to reclaim his birthright and the hand of his lady love Rowena. Follow the lively adventures of these two characters as they fight to regain what is rightfully theirs. ~ Enh