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Ben-Hur A Tale of the Christ: Collector's Edtiiton Carol Wallace, Carol Wallace

19th August 2016
450 pages: 230mm x 150mm
Lion Fiction
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As one of the bestselling stories of all time, Lew Wallace's Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ has captivated and enthralled millions around the world - both in print and on the big screen. Now Lew's great-great-granddaughter has taken the old-fashioned prose of this classic novel and breathed new life into it for today's audience. Coming to cinemas in August 2016 as Ben-Hur, a major motion picture from MGM and Paramount studios, the story follows Judah Ben-Hur, a Jewish nobleman whose childhood friend Messala betrays him. Accused of trying to murder the new Roman governor in Jerusalem, Judah is sentenced to the galley ships and vows to seek revenge against the Romans and Messala. But a chance encounter with a carpenter from Nazareth sets Judah on a different path. Rediscover the intrigue, romance, and tragedy in this thrilling adventure. The collector's edition contains more than 100 special features including: - 16 pages of colour photos from the 2016 major motion picture - Bonus content-three additional chapters - Dozens of photos and images illustrating the novel and the life of Lew Wallace - Trivia about the book, the movies, the author, and more!

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