Buy. Read. Collect.

UK's largest specialist in first edition, signed books. Located in
the world famous Cecil Court.


Join Our Mailing List

Privacy by SafeSubscribe TM

Book Details

Drums of War

Signed by the author

£19.99

Drums of War

Author: Edward Marston

Price: £19.99

Published by: Allison and Busby Publishers

Date Available: 10 November 2008

All of our books have clear protective, removable film on the dustwrapper and are packed professionally in bubble wrap and a box for shipping so that they reach you in perfect condition

 

Details

 

Synopsis

 

We come across our hero, Captain Rawson, deep inside the war-ravaged borders of Europe, as he fights alongside the brave and resolute Earl of Marlborough in defeating the, self-proclaimed, 'invincible' French army. Yet victory is short lived, blunted by the dissenting voices of the Dutch, who secretly seek to wrestle the power and life from Rawson's compatriot, Marlborough. In these hostile and insecure times, Captain Rawson is called on to succeed in his biggest, most daring mission to date: the rescue of a celebrated tapestry-maker turned spy from inside the fortified Bastille - the pride of a despotic France.Now alone behind enemy-lines, the undaunted Rawson must apply all his guile and wit in his rescuing of the renowned prisoner and his beautiful daughter, Amalia - a delicate girl to whom Rawson's friendship soon blossoms into something more.However, unbeknownst to Rawson the French and Dutch have already combined to plot both the assassination of Marlborough and the reclaiming of his power. This time Europe is beginning to close in on him, and it will take all of his self-sacrifice, skill and sincerity to once again rescue the war and the army's pride from out of the clutches of the betrayers.

Additional Information

Cover Type: Hardback

ISBN: 9780749079765

Also from this Author

The Amorous Nightingale

The Amorous Nightingale

Murder on the Brighton Express

Murder on the Brighton Express

The Excursion Train

The Excursion Train

The Merry Devils

The Merry Devils

Repentant Rake

Repentant Rake

Owls of Gloucester

Owls of Gloucester

People who ordered this also ordered...

Kingdom (Saladin 2) - SIGNED, STAMPED & NUMBERED EDITION (x/100)

Kingdom (Saladin 2) - SIGNED, STAMPED & NUMBERED EDITION (x/100)

Armada - SIGNED, LINED & PUBLICATION DATED

Armada - SIGNED, LINED & PUBLICATION DATED

The Fort

The Fort

Red Runs the Helmand - SIGNED, LINED & DATED

Red Runs the Helmand - SIGNED, LINED & DATED

All in Scarlet Uniform - SIGNED, LINED & DATED

All in Scarlet Uniform - SIGNED, LINED & DATED

Raiders from the North: Empire of the Moghul

Raiders from the North: Empire of the Moghul

Run Them Ashore (Napoleonic War 5)

Run Them Ashore (Napoleonic War 5)

Iron and Rust (Throne of the Caesars, Book 1)

Iron and Rust (Throne of the Caesars, Book 1)

100 Days to Victory: How the Great War Was Fought and Won

100 Days to Victory: How the Great War Was Fought and Won

Waterloo: The History of Four Days, Three Armies and Three Battles

Waterloo: The History of Four Days, Three Armies and Three Battles

Ivan the Terrible (The Last Crusaders 3)

Ivan the Terrible (The Last Crusaders 3)

Holy War (Saladin 3)  -  SIGNED, STAMPED & NUMBERED EDITION (x/100)

Holy War (Saladin 3) - SIGNED, STAMPED & NUMBERED EDITION (x/100)

Brothers' Fury

Brothers' Fury

The Scarlet Thief - May 2013 Book of the Month

The Scarlet Thief - May 2013 Book of the Month

The Watcher in the Shadows - Adult edition

The Watcher in the Shadows - Adult edition

Raven: Odin's Wolves - SIGNED, STAMPED & NUMBERED (x/100)

Raven: Odin's Wolves - SIGNED, STAMPED & NUMBERED (x/100)

The Maharajah's General

The Maharajah's General

Marina

Marina

 
Coming soon
Top Sellers
Our Lady of the Streets, Tom Pollock, signed first edition

Signed by the author

UK First Edition / First Printing

£14.99

Our Lady of the Streets

by Tom Pollock

 

Synopsis

Ever since Beth Bradley found her way into a hidden London, the presence of its ruthless goddess, Mater Viae, has lurked in the background. Now ... read more

 

Release 07 August 2014

Publisher Jo Fletcher Books

ISBN 978-1780870144

Run Them Ashore (Napoleonic War 5)

Signed by the author

UK First Edition / First Printing

£18.99

Run Them Ashore (Napoleonic War 5)

by Adrian Goldsworthy

 

Synopsis

As the fifth novel in acclaimed historian Adrian Goldsworthy's Napoleonic series opens, British fortunes in the Peninsula War are at their ... read more

 

Release 14 August 2014

Publisher Weidenfeld Nicolson

ISBN 978-0297871842

Emily St. John Mandel, Station Eleven, Signed 1st Edition

Exclusive to Goldsboro Books, Signed & Numbered First Edition (250) copies.

UK First Edition / First Printing

Signed by the author

£16.99

Station Eleven - Signed & Numbered Exclusive Edition x250 with Ribbon Bookmark

by Emily St. John Mandel

 

Synopsis

PLEASE NOTE THAT COPIES ARE LIMITED TO 5 MAX PER CUSTOMER   DAY ONE The Georgia Flu explodes over the surface of the earth lik ... read more

 

Release 06 October 2014

Publisher Picador

ISBN 978-1447268963

Coming Soon
Top Sellers
The Sudden Arrival of Violence: The Glasgow Trilogy Book 3, Malcolm Mackay, signed first edition

UK First Edition / First Printing

Signed by the author

£16.99

The Sudden Arrival of Violence: The Glasgow Trilogy Book 3

by Malcolm MacKay

 

Synopsis

He’s touching the front of his coat, feeling the shape of the gun. Should have got rid of it. On any other night, any other job, he would.... read more

 

Release 03 February 2014

Publisher Mantle

ISBN 978-0230769731

Wars of the Roses: Trinity

UK First Edition / First Printing

Signed by the author

£18.99

Trinity: Wars of the Roses 2.

by Conn Iggulden

 

Synopsis

The brilliant retelling of the Wars of the Roses continues with Trinity, the second gripping novel in the new series from historical f... read more

 

Release 25 September 2014

Publisher Michael Joseph

ISBN 978-0718159856

Half a King (Shattered Sea, Book 1), Joe Abercrombie, signed first edition

Signed & Lined

UK First Edition, Signed and Lined by the author

£18.99

Half a King (Shattered Sea, Book 1)

by Joe Abercrombie

 

Synopsis

A classic coming-of-age tale set in a vivid and richly-imagined world from Sunday Times bestselling author Joe Abercrombie. ‘A fast-pa... read more

 

Release 03 July 2014

Publisher Harper Collins

ISBN 978-0007550203

We accept Maestro We accept Mastercard We accept Solo We accept Visa We accept Visa Electron We accept PayPal
  • ©2014. Goldsboro Books Ltd. All rights reserved. | Website design by Empire Elements Ltd.