Gothic masterpiece from the author of MOONFLEET. A young architect is sent to the remote town of Cullerne to supervise the restoration work on its Minster. He's soon caught up in local life and the rumours that surround the claim to the title of Lord Blandamer, whose coat of arms is the nebuly coat of the title.
'What makes the book addictive is ... its atmosphere, its whole perception of existence' A.N. Wilson.
John Meade Falkner (1858-1932) was an English novelist and poet, best known for his 1898 novel, MOONFLEET. An extremely successful businessman as well, he became chairman of the arms manufacturer Armstrong Whitworth during World War I.