The Splendid Spur by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch

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FormatHardcover
Number of Pages212
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Open LibraryOL9734923M
ISBN 101414262647
ISBN 109781414262642

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It contains one character, a soldier of fortune, who is more memorable than any single figure in “The Splendid Spur.” This, however, is effected at a cost, for this man is the book. It contains, indeed, two young fellows, one of them a John Ridd, but no Diana Vernon would blow a kiss to either.

Since The Splendid Spur, Mr. Quiller-Couch has published nothing in book form which can be considered an advance on his best novel, but there have appeared by him a number of short Cornish sketches, which are perhaps best considered as experiments.

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