173 pp, mass market paperback. ISBN 0330240633 B&w illustrations. "Apprenticed to a wheelwright in a small northern village, fifteen-year-old Rory McAlister leads a quiet and industrious life. But when he is sent to the West Country to deliver a message for his master, Rory discovers danger and fear as he is plunged into a world of crime, revenge and adventure...." A tale of 19th century smurggling and adventure. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exte r i o r - v e ry light edge wear, a few minor wrinkles on front cover. Very Good


Author Name: Cookson, Catherine. Illustrated by Tessa Jordan. Cover illustration by Michael Jackson.

Categories: Childrens,

Publisher: Piccolo / Pan, London, 1982, 8th printing.:

Seller ID: 21283

Keywords: Historical fiction, Apprentices, Rory McAlister, Smuggling, Smugglers, Crime, Adventure, Revenge, West Country, England, 19th century, Victorian era.,