Son of Dust is the story of Fulcun Geroy, the Catholic lord of a fief on the borders of 11th-century Normandy. Geroy falls in love with the wife of a rival at the court of William the Conqueror and becomes entangled in an adulterous affair. The liaison has fateful political, romantic, and religious consequences, as the Hamlet-like Fulcun struggles with the tension between his love for God and his passion for the flesh.
Son of Dust is one of many riveting historical novels written by H. F. M. Prescott, who studied history at Oxford before she became a writer.
H. F. M. Prescott (1896–1972) studied history at Oxford and embarked on a successful writing career in the mid-1920s.
An artful and morally serious tale of the ultimate redemption of a forbidden love.
The Man on a Donkey, by H.F.M Prescott is an enthralling, panoramic historical novel that brings to life one of the most tumultuous times in British history. The Man on a Donkey is a new edition to the Loyola Classics series.
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