For Name and Fame
"[...]wanting me to neglect my duty; especially when it is your pet fowls which have been stolen. "Why, at the worst, my dear," he went on, seeing that his wife still looked pale, "they could burn down a tick or two, on a windy night in winter and, to satisfy you, I will have an extra sharp lookout kept in that direction, and have a watchdog chained up near them. "Come, my love, it is not worth giving a second thought about; and I shall not tell you about my work on the bench, if you are going to take matters to heart like this." The winter came and went, and the ricks were untouched, and Captain Ripon forgot all about the gypsy's[...]."
- Paperback | 212 pages
- 152.4 x 228.6 x 10.16mm | 322.05g
- 10 Mar 2015
- Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
- United States
- black & white illustrations