THE THIN GREY MAN
by Malcolm Saville
Illustrated by Desmond Knight
Published by MacMillan. 1st. 1966
Almost very good condition. Crown Books Series. Grey/blue/black pictorial boards. B/w illustrations.
Ex-lib with slight damage to endpapers/pastedowns. Library stamp to verso of title-page. Some light marks to page margins. Old tape marks to covers and spine slightly bumped/rubbed.
Stock no. 1308934
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- Rose and her brother Jimmy live by the South Coast and, like their friends John and Harry from the nearby farm, they are always out and about taking a friendly and curious interest in everything that goes on. This proves to be uncomfortable for some people because it is through the friends curiosity that certain criminal activities are uncovered.
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