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The Keepers of the King's Peace.

by WALLACE, Edgar

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Ward, Lock & Co, London., [c 1932]. Reprint. Octavo. 256 pages. An adventure novel set in West Africa. Interesting insights into African psychology: ''Training and education to the dominion of the white man half raised his hand to the salute; something that boiled and bubbled madly and set his shallow brain afire, something that was of his ancestry, wild, unreasoning, brutish, urged other action'' (page 48).Fine in very good indeed dustwrapper with a few small nicks.


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