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2 edition of Pimpernel 60. found in the catalog.

Pimpernel 60.

Peter Kinsley

Pimpernel 60.

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Joseph in London .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsPZ4.K563 Pi3
The Physical Object
Pagination199 p.
Number of Pages199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5665385M
LC Control Number68116677

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CHAPTER IV — THE LEAGUE OF THE SCARLET PIMPERNEL They all looked a merry, even a happy party, as they sat round the table; Sir Andrew Ffoulkes and Lord Antony Dewhurst, two typical good-looking, well-born and well-bred Englishmen of that year of graceand the aristocratic French comtesse with her two children, who had just escaped from such dire perils, and found a safe retreat.

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