Sir Knight of the Splendid Way is a captivating allegory-a rich literary masterpiece that will encourage any weary traveler. This beautifully-bound work depicts life as a journey, reaching toward a beacon of hope in the City of the Great King. Beckoned by the King to travel the Splendid Way, the young knight must keep his armor on at all costs. All along the way he is tempted to take his armor off. Many try to convince him that the battle is not worth the fight. But only those who keep their armor on can see the real battle that rages, and only those with pure hearts will see the King. 224 pages, hardcover. Written in 1899.
Sir Knight of the Splendid Way is part of the Classic Collection (written for teenage and adult readers, this selection includes Lamplighter's most inspiring and life-changing literature, with more extensive character development, plots and themes.)