The Ten Thousand (signed)

By: Ford, Michael Curtis

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1st printing w/complete number sequence. Historical fiction set in 400 B.C., being the story of the philosopher-warrior Xenophon, and his command of ten thousand battle-weary Greek soldiers fleeing through the Armenian mountains after a bloody defeat at the hands of the king of Persia. Black cloth w/gilt spine lettering, 378 pages (plus author's postscript, acknowledgements, brief author biography), map end papers by Jackie Aher, dust jacket illustration by Mark Summers. Small remainder mark on bottom edge, bumped corners/spine ends, in lightly rubbed dust jacket w/gently bumped corners/spine ends, impressions, moderate handling wear. Dust jacket now in protective mylar sleeve. An unread copy.

Title: The Ten Thousand (signed)

Author Name: Ford, Michael Curtis

Categories: Fiction (hardcover), Signed (all categories),

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, St. Martin's Press/Thomas Dunne Books: 2001

ISBN Number: 0-312-26946-3

ISBN Number 13: 9780312269463

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good to Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good to Fine

Inscription: Signed by Ford, on title page

Size: Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 012442

Keywords: MICHAEL CURTIS FORD, XENOPHON, GREEKS, GREECE, PERSIA, HISTORICAL FICTION, JACKIE AHER, MARK SUMMERS, MERCENARIES, BABYLON, ARMENIA, PERSIANS, PROXENUS