Gothic masterpiece from the author of MOONFLEET. A young architect is sent to a remote town to supervise the restoration of its Minster.
John Meade Falkner (1858-1932) was an English novelist and poet, best known for his 1898 novel, MOONFLEET. An extremely successful businessman as well, he became chairman of the arms manufacturer Armstrong Whitworth during World War I.
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