King Philip is a classic English royal family biography by John Abbott. Few, even of our most intelligent men, if we except those who are devoted to literary pursuits, are acquainted with the adventures which our forefathers encountered in the settlement of New England. The claims of business are now so exacting, that those whose time is engrossed by its cares have but little leisure for extensive reading, and yet there is no American who does not desire to be familiar with the early history of his own country. The writer, with great labor, has collected from widely-spread materials, and condensed into this narrative of the career of King Philip, those incidents in our early history which he has supposed would be most interesting and instructive to the general reader.
- Paperback | 194 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 11.18mm | 353.8g
- 24 Feb 2015
- Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
- Illustrations, black and white