The White Company [SCM]

by Arthur Conan Doyle Author

Young Alleyne Edricson journeys to France in 1366 to join the White Company, a bold band of archers, and is swept into a series of exciting adventures. Written by the creator of Sherlock Holmes.


Additional Details

Resource Type
Print Status
In Print
Suggested Grades
9th - 12th
Geographical Setting
France, England
Historical Setting
1366 - 1366
Quiet Vision Pub


  • 1 How the Black Sheep came forth from the Fold
  • 2 How Alleyne Edrickson came out into the World
  • 3 How Hordle John Cozened the Fuller of Lymington
  • 4 How the Bailiff of Southampton Slew the Two Masterless Men
  • 5 How a Strange Company Gathered at the "pied Merlin"
  • 6 How Samkin Aylward Wagered his Feather-bed
  • 7 How the Three Comrades Journeyed through the Woodlands
  • 8 The Three Friends
  • 9 How Strange Things Befel in Minsted Wood
  • 10 How Hordle John Found a Man whom he Might Follow
  • 11 How a Young Shepherd had a Perilous Flock
  • 12 How Alleyne Learned More than he could Teach
  • 13 How the White Company set forth to the Wars
  • 14 How Sir Nigel sought for a Wayside Venture
  • 15 How the Yellow Cog sailed forth from Life
  • 16 How the Yellow Cog fought the Two Rover Galleys
  • 17 How the Yellow Cog crossed the Bar of Gironde
  • 18 How Sir Nigel Loring put a Patch upon His Eye
  • 19 How there was a Stir at the Abbey of St. Andrews
  • 20 How Alleyne Won his Place in an Honorable Guild
  • 21 How Agostino Pisano Risked his Head
  • 22 How the Bowmen held Wassail at the "rose de Guienne
  • 23 How England held the Lists at Bordeaux
  • 24 How a Champion came forth from the East
  • 25 How Sir Nigel wrote to Twynham Castle
  • 26 How the Three Comrades Gained a Mighty Treasure
  • 27 How Roger Club-foot was Passed into Paradise
  • 28 How the Comrades came over the Marshes of France
  • 29 How the Blessed Hour of Sight Came to the Lady Tiphaine
  • 30 How the Brushwood Men came to the Chateau of Villefranche
  • 31 How Five Men held the Keep of Villefranche
  • 32 How the Company took Counsel Round the Fallen Tree
  • 33 How the Army made the Passage of Roncesvalles
  • 34 How the Company Made Sport in the Vale of Pampeluna
  • 35 How Sir Nigel Hawked at an Eagle
  • 36 How Sir Nigel Took the Patch from his Eye
  • 37 How the White Company came to be Disbanded
  • 38 Of the Home-coming to Hampshire

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