The King’s Jackal
Richard Harding Davis
An engrossing account of a King who is dethroned and has to suffer humiliation. This is a unique work that motivates the reader to delve into his own personality. With deep insight into emotions and feelings, this is a classic work by Davis. Richard Harding Davis was a journalist and writer of fiction and drama, known foremost as the first American war correspondent to cover the Spanish-American War, the Second Boer War, and the First World War. His writing greatly assisted the political career of Theodore Roosevelt and he also played a major role in the evolution of the American magazine. His influence extended to the world of fashion and he is credited with making the clean-shaven look popular among men at the turn of the 20th century.
Illustrated by Charles Dana Gibson