The Richard Hannay Trilogy: The Thirty Nine Steps / Greenmantle / Mr Standfast

3.87 avg rating
( 77 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781484866474: The Richard Hannay Trilogy: The Thirty Nine Steps / Greenmantle / Mr Standfast

I returned from the City about three o'clock on that May afternoon pretty well disgusted with life. I had been three months in the Old Country, and was fed up with it. If anyone had told me a year ago that I would have been feeling like that I should have laughed at him; but there was the fact. The weather made me liverish, the talk of the ordinary Englishman made me sick, I couldn't get enough exercise, and the amusements of London seemed as flat as soda-water that has been standing in the sun. 'Richard Hannay,' I kept telling myself, 'you have got into the wrong ditch, my friend, and you had better climb out.' It made me bite my lips to think of the plans I had been building up those last years in Bulawayo. I had got my pile—not one of the big ones, but good enough for me; and I had figured out all kinds of ways of enjoying myself. My father had brought me out from Scotland at the age of six, and I had never been home since; so England was a sort of Arabian Nights to me, and I counted on stopping there for the rest of my days.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

John Buchan
Published by CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform (2013)
ISBN 10: 1484866479 ISBN 13: 9781484866474
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Books Express
(Portsmouth, NH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Bookseller Inventory # 1484866479

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 104.08
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds