The brotherhood of book hunters

by Raphaël Jérusalmy | 20 November 2014
Fran ois Villon, wayward poet and notorious outlaw, disappeared from view in 1436, aged 32. Nothing is known of what happened to him after he was banished from France. Jerusalmy's novel starts where the history books end, finding Villon as he languishes in jail. To escape execution, he enters into a questionable relationship with a bishop in the pay of Louis XI. All Villon has to do to earn his freedom is to convince a printer and bookseller to move from Mayence to Paris, saying that by doing so he'll be more able to circulate progressive ideas, but not all goes to plan.
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Fran ois Villon, wayward poet and notorious outlaw, disappeared from view in 1436, aged 32. Nothing is known of what happened to him after he was banished from France. Jerusalmy's novel starts where the history books end, finding Villon as he languishes in jail. To escape execution, he enters into a questionable relationship with a bishop in the pay of Louis XI. All Villon has to do to earn his freedom is to convince a printer and bookseller to move from Mayence to Paris, saying that by doing so he'll be more able to circulate progressive ideas, but not all goes to plan.
Currently out of stock
Delivery 5-7 Days
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41 Reward Points

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€13.99
Currently out of stock
Delivery 5-7 Days
Eligible for free delivery
41 Reward Points

Any purchases for more than €10 are eligible for free delivery anywhere in the UK or Ireland!

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Fran ois Villon, wayward poet and notorious outlaw, disappeared from view in 1436, aged 32. Nothing is known of what happened to him after he was banished from France. Jerusalmy's novel starts where the history books end, finding Villon as he languishes in jail. To escape execution, he enters into a questionable relationship with a bishop in the pay of Louis XI. All Villon has to do to earn his freedom is to convince a printer and bookseller to move from Mayence to Paris, saying that by doing so he'll be more able to circulate progressive ideas, but not all goes to plan.

Product Details

The brotherhood of book hunters

ISBN9781609452308

Format

Publisher (20 November. 2014)

No. of Pages268

Weight340

Language English (United States)

Dimensions 210 x 135 x 20