Prince Alexander, heir to the Scottish throne, comes to England to renew the treaties between the two kingdoms. He brings a message from his father, an old friend of King Richard, along with a large contribution to Richard’s ransom fund. Needless to say, Prince John is astonished to see Alexander give his treasure to Ivanhoe. It is a serious offense to his claim to power and his revenge will be terrible. The Regent kidnaps Alexander and, producing false evidence, puts the blame on Ivanhoe. Our hero will have to find a way to clear himself and rescue the Scottish Prince.