New York, NY, USA: Popular Library, 1970. Unknown Printing. Mass Market Paperback. Good. Item #575946
Cover price 75 cents. Photos of Alec Guinness and Richard Harris on the fron cover from the Columbia Pictures movie Cromwell. Based on the screenplay by Ken Hughes. The story of the rise of Oliver Cromwell, the seventeenth century rebel who dared to challenge the royal establishment. Brought to vivid life... King Charles I - A proud monarch, tragically torn between love and duty as his kingdom tottered on the brink of disaster Queen Henrietta Maria - a dazzling beauty with a lust for power that threatened to destroy her love for her king Cromwell - the coarse, simple-spoken rebel who dared to challenge a king for the future of England Here is the vivid story of a nation torn by dissent - a court fermenting with greed and corruption, a king fighting for his crown at the cost of his honor, an angry people brought to the brink of civil war, and Cromwell - the simple workingman who held the fate of them all in his powerful hands.