The Swedish CavalierUnknown - 2014
A thief and a nobleman, both down on their luck, cross paths on a bitter winter's day in 1701. One, known locally as?The Fowl-Filcher, " is fleeing the gallows; the other, the callow Christian von Tornefeld, has escaped execution to fight for his Swedish king. Neither will reach his destination. Sent with a message to secure aid for von Tornefeld, the thief falls in love with his companion's secret fiancée. He resolves to win her love for himself, and through a clever stratagem, exchanges his fate for the other man's. Risking everything to attain the woman and station of his dreams, he be.
Publisher: New York : Arcade Publishing, 2014.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (252 pages)