My Lady of Orange

My Lady of Orange  (1901) 
by H. C. Bailey
Illustrated by G. P. Jacomb-Hood

From a review in the Outlook, June 1901: Although this story deals with one of the most dire episodes in history—Alva's grip on the Netherlands—its very excess of adventure makes it rollicking rather than dolorous of tone. The hero, a young Englishman, has served a short time under Alva; he leaves and joins the fortunes of William the Silent. The story turns upon his seeking an interview with Alva, making a compact to deliver up the town of Breuth for a certain sum of money ... (Full review on the Discussion page.


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"Ten crowns!" I shouted


MY LADY OF ORANGE


BY
H. C. BAILEY


WITH EIGHT ILLUSTRATIONS BY
G. P. JACOMB-HOOD


LONGMANS, GREEN, AND CO.
39 PATERNOSTER ROW, LONDON
NEW YORK AND BOMBAY
1901


All rights reserved

Still in a churchyard a dark stone
testifies:

IOHANNI.NEWSTEAD

ET

GABRIELL/E . VXORI . EIVS

AMICIS . AMICVS

AMATIS . AMATVS

HOC . MARMOR

G. W.


CONTENTS

This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, 1926.


The author died in 1961, so this work is also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 50 years or less. This work may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.