The Last Duel

A trial by combat to prove which man's cause was right in God's sight. The dramatic story of the knight, the squire and the lady unfolds during the tumultuous fourteenth century.

The Last Duel

The Last Duel

Soon to be a major motion picture directed by Ridley Scott starring Matt Damon, Adam Driver and Jodie Comer. In 1386, a few days after Christmas, a massive crowd gathered at a Paris monastery to watch two men fight a duel to the death. A trial by combat to prove which man's cause was right in God's sight. The dramatic story of the knight, the squire and the lady unfolds during the tumultuous fourteenth century. A time of war, plague and anarchy, as well as of honour, chivalry, and courtly love. The notorious quarrel appears in many histories of France, but no writer has recounted it in full, until now. _________________________________________________________________ 'Succeeds brilliantly in combining page-turning intensity with eye-opening insights' Sunday Times 'Suspenseful and well written' Spectator

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The Last Duel
Language: en
Pages: 242
Authors: Eric Jager
Categories: Dueling
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Random House

"The gripping, atmospheric true story of the duel to end all duels in medieval France- a trial by combat pitting a knight against a squire accused of violating the knight s beautiful young wife. In 1386, a few days after Christmas, a massive crowd gathered at a Paris monastery to
The Last Duel
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Eric Jager
Categories: Dueling
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-19 - Publisher: Arrow

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The Last Duel
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Eric Jager
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-05-25 - Publisher: Random House

Soon to be a major motion picture directed by Ridley Scott starring Matt Damon, Adam Driver and Jodie Comer. In 1386, a few days after Christmas, a massive crowd gathered at a Paris monastery to watch two men fight a duel to the death. A trial by combat to prove
America's Lost Plays, Vol. VI: The Last Duel in Spain and Other Plays
Language: en
Pages: 174
Authors: John Howard Payne
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-09 - Publisher: Wildside Press LLC

This series collects the complete scripts of 100 selected, previously unpublished plays by 19th-century American playwrights. Volume 6 features John Howard Payne, with his plays "The Last Duel in Spain," "Woman's Revenge," "The Italian Bride," "Romulus, the Shepherd King," and "The Black Man."
America's Lost Plays: The last duel in Spain & other plays, by John Howard Payne
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: John Howard Payne
Categories: American drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 1940 - Publisher:

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