Author: G. A. Henty
Publisher: Preston Speed Publications; Hardcover
Period: Hundred Years War, Battle of Agincourt; Fiction
At Agincourt tells the story of Guy Aylmer, page of Sir Eustace de Villeroy, who defends the Castle of Villeroy from siege, acts as protector for Lady Margaret and the children when they are called to Paris as hostages, and successfully defends them when their house in Paris is attacked by the White Hoods. Aided by an exiled Italian count and his daughter, Guy first hides the family and then helps them escape to safety. Later, in the service of King Henry, Guy fights bravely at the historic Battle of Agincourt, finally returning to England, Katarina, and the estates awarded to him by Henry for his courage in battle.