Prester John Paperback / softback
by John Buchan
Paperback / softback
South Africa, 1900. After his father dies, nineteen-year-old David Crawfurd is sent off to South Africa to earn his living as a storekeeper in the back of beyond.
A strange encounter on the journey suggests that dark deeds and treacherous intrigues are afoot - all bound up with the mysterious primeval kingdom of Prester John.
Written as a boys' adventure story and set mostly in South Africa (where Buchan had worked), "Prester John" was published in 1910 when Buchan was 35.
It's a fast-moving thriller in the style of Robert Louis Stevenson and Rider Haggard.
Less than 10 available - usually despatched within 48 hours
- Format:Paperback / softback
- Pages:224 pages
- Publisher:Birlinn General
- Publication Date:06/02/2020
- EPUB from £1.39
- Paperback / softback from £5.85
- Paperback from £12.95
- Hardback from £19.95
- eAudiobook MP3 from £16.76