The King's General Author:Daphne du Maurier Menabilly stands bare and desolate on the Cornish coast, its ivy-covered walls hiding the secret which two people will carry to their graves: Honor Harris, so injured as a girl that she never walked again and Sir Richard Grenvile, the King's General in the West, resentful, proud, bitter to the end. The only man Honor ever loved. When Menabilly... more » was surrounded by the forces of the enemy, he vanished through a secret passage from her life.
To tell more of the story here would be unfair. Only Miss du Maurier is able to do justice to he hairbreadth escapes and exciting events which punctuate this tale of three hundred years ago, told as if it happened yesterday.« less