Rupert of Hentzau: From The Memoirs of Fritz Von Tarlenheim by Anthony Hope is a thrilling sequel to the classic adventure novel The Prisoner of Zenda. Set 15 years after the events of the first novel, Rupert of Hentzau follows the return of the villainous Rupert of Hentzau to the kingdom of Ruritania, where he seeks to avenge his defeat and overthrow King Rudolf.
Only Fritz von Tarlenheim, the man who impersonated Rudolf in the first novel, can stop Hentzau. But Tarlenheim is now a middle-aged man, and he is no longer as skilled a swordsman as he once was. He must rely on his cunning and his knowledge of Hentzau to defeat his enemy.
Rupert of Hentzau is a classic adventure novel that is full of suspense, action, and romance. It is a must-read for fans of The Prisoner of Zenda and swashbuckling adventure fiction in general.
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