For Rudolf Rassendyll in The Prisoner of Zenda, the
survival of such "remote" physical and behavioral traits--specifically, red hair, blue eyes, and a long nose--will have strong implications, and pay great dividends.
As an under-whelming version of the Welsh national anthem seeped from a small cassette player in the corner friends and family stood awkwardly, while, looking like an extra from The Prisoner of Zenda, the
Lord Lieutenant of South Glamorgan, Norman Lloyd Edwards saluted solemnly.
Treasure Island, Ivanhoe, The Prisoner of Zenda, The
Three Musketeers, and the works of Jeffery Farnol, Philip Lindsay, and many others were consumed, but I did not abandon my first mentors, the Wizard, Hotspur, and Rover, who took me through the Napoleonic Wars in The Fighting Temeraire, the '45 Rebellion with an Alan Breck clone named Red Fergie, the Border raids with one Black Musgrave, and the Seven Years' War with The Ten Scarlet Feathers, which dealt with a sacred war bonnet belonging to the celebrated Indian chief, Pontiac.
Followed in his famous father's footsteps as a swashbuckling star of hits such as The Prisoner Of Zenda, The
Corsican Brothers and Sinbad The Sailor.
English author of cloak-and-sword romances, of which the best known is Prisoner of Zenda, The