1950s Historical Romance Novels - European settings - vintage book club edition tales of love and adventure - book decor - retro chicklit
Three vintage 1950s historical romance novels with European settings. Fabulous illustrated dust jackets. Book club editions.
Divine Mistress by Frank G. Slaughter, 1950, Doubleday & Co. A novel of the Renaissance set in Italy and Spain featuring a young teacher of anatomy.
The King's Cavalier by Samuel Shellabarger, 1950, Little, Brown and Co. The story of a young Frenchman and a young Englishwoman caught in the plots and counterplots surrounding the Bourbon conspiracy against Frances I.
Katherine by Anya Seaton, 1954, Houghton Mifflin Co. The true story of John of Gaunt and Katherine Swynford and their 14th century love that changed English history.
COVER CONDITION: very good
PAGE CONDITION: very good, with appropriate aging
BINDING CONDITION: tight
BOOK JACKET: shelf worn
OVERALL CONDITION: Very good. Books have an old library smell, but there is no mildew or foxing.
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