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by Malcolm Saville

Illustrated by Michael Whittlesea

Published by Newnes. 1st. 1966

Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper. This exciting and fast-moving story is the 16th adventure of the Lone Piners once more set against the background of the Shropshire hills. Green covers, gilt titles and Lone Pine vignette. Maps to endpapers. B/w illustrations. 183 pages.

Spine is faded. Corners are bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to outer page edges. Price-cut wrapper is edge-creased with some faint ink marks to rear panel and 1" closed tear.

Stock no. 1105648


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  • Tom Ingles, now getting bored with working on his uncle's farm, gets a lift on a London -bound lorry driven on its night journey by one of his new friends. An attack on the lorry introduces the vivid, topical plot against the author's familiar background of the Shropshire Hills. The Lone Piners soon become involved in the thrilling consequences as they gather again at Witchend for the summer holidays.

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