Stanley John Weyman as an English novelist sometimes referred to as the "Prince of Romance". Beginning his professional literary career in middle age, Weyman had a lifetime of experience to share including the insights gained from his extensive travels. “The King's Stratagem and Other Stories” by Stanley Weyman is a classic collection of brilliant adventure stories containing numerous historical elements that took place in 16th and 17th century France and the rest parts of Europe. These all-consuming stories combine romance, adventure, and political intrigue, plus lots of exhaustively researched historical plots. Start your exciting adventure in the era of medieval Europe.