The king must die is a 1958 bildungsroman and historical novel by mary renault that traces the early life and adventures of theseus, a hero in greek mythology.
This first edition by mary renault is available at bauman rare books the king must die is also the first of two re-examining the theseus legend through.
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In this ambitious, ingenious narrative, celebrated historical novelist mary renault take legendary hero theseus and spins his myth into a fast-paced and exciting.
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