An exciting historical story of an Englishman's journey to New Spain where he encounters a tropical paradise, good food, and the Inquisition . . .
The exciting sixteenth century story of the Englishman Miles Phillips, and his fifteen-year journey to New Spain where he encounters a tropical paradise, good food, and the Inquisition . . .
Geoffrey Household was a prolific novelist of political thrillers and suspense stories, most notably the classic ROGUE MALE, which, THE TIMES recently declared, 'remains as exciting and probing as ever'. He was as widely travelled as the settings of his books suggest: after graduating from Magdalen College, Oxford, with a first in English literature he worked abroad for twenty-five years, and served in British Intelligence during World War Two in Greece and the Middle East. He married twice and eventually settled in the English countryside with his wife and three children.