Tros of Samothrace by Talbot Mundy

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Published by D. Appleton-Century Co. in New York, London .

Written in English

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Statementby Talbot Mundy
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LC ClassificationsPZ3.M9235 Tr, PR6025.U66 Tr
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 949 p.
Number of Pages949
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24934458M
LC Control Number34033874
OCLC/WorldCa592466

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Tros fights back by helping to repulse Caesar's invasion of Britain. Bold and crafty, like a true adventurer Tros wants to Author: Talbot Mundy. Tros of Samothrace. Hicksville: The Gnomes Press, Gnome Press Edition.

Quarto; VG-/no-DJ; black spine, small gold/red text; boards have bumping on the head and tail of spine, rubbing on the front and back, interior boards have age toning; textblock has age toning, spotting on the lower edge; interior pages have age toning; pp   Although Tros of Samothrace was originally serialized in the pages of Adventure magazine in andit was not published in book form until which is when Fritz Leiber read it--as it is a series of linked novellas that totaled more than pages in the D.

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Talbot Mundy (born William Lancaster Gribbon) (Ap - August 5, ) was an English writer. He also wrote under the pseudonym Walter Galt.

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New York, London, D. Appleton-Century Co., This book, "Helma: The Second Book of Tros of Samothrace," is part of a four-volume Avon Books paperback edition () of a long historical novel. "Tros of Samothrace" published in "Adventure" Magazine inand in one volume inhas two shorter, but still substantial, sequels, which are sometimes listed as additional volumes of 5/5(1).

Talbot Mundy was a British born American author of historical fiction, literature, and fiction books. He spent large part of his life in America and also wrote books under the penname, Walter Galt.

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55 B.C. - an adventurer ensnared in the Roman invasion of Britain When his ship is taken and his crew slaughtered Tros of Samothrace is captured by Imperial Rome. Whilst his father is held hostage, Tros is coerced by Julius Caesar into helping find the best route for his assault on Britain.

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Yes, the sequels are sequential. Queen Cleopatra () and Purple Pirate () occur after Tros of Samothrace with a year or two passing between the events of each book. I have the Gnome Press hardback of Tros and the Avon paperbacks, so I can’t speak to what Zebra did, but I recommend reading all three books at what ever pace suites you.

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