"A very little boy stood upon a heap of gravel for the honor of Rum Alley. He was throwing stones at howling urchins from Devil's Row who were ...Show synopsis"A very little boy stood upon a heap of gravel for the honor of Rum Alley. He was throwing stones at howling urchins from Devil's Row who were circling madly about the heap and pelting at him. His infantile countenance was livid with fury. His small body was writhing in the delivery of great, crimson oaths. "Run, Jimmie, run! Dey'll get yehs," screamed a retreating Rum Alley child. "Naw," responded Jimmie with a valiant roar, "dese micks can't make me run." Howls of renewed wrath went up from Devil's Row throats. Tattered gamins on the right made a furious assault on the gravel heap. On their small, convulsed faces there shone the grins of true assassins. As they charged, they threw stones and cursed in shrill chorus.[...]"Hide synopsis
Description:Fair. Good copy for reading, may have heavy page wear with...Fair. Good copy for reading, may have heavy page wear with writing textual notes highlighting or be an heavily used ex library copy with library markings, stickers or stamps. Dust jacket or accessories may not be included.
Description:Good to Very Good. A good to very good blue hardcover. Light...Good to Very Good. A good to very good blue hardcover. Light edge wear and rubbing along spine, Clean. anchor on cover. Hand dated 1949. Frontis neatly colored.
Description:Fair. Collectible book in Fair condition. Book has a tight...Fair. Collectible book in Fair condition. Book has a tight binding and mostly clean pages with some soiling. This is an ex-library book with the expected library markings. Cloth covers show soiling and wear to include the outside corners and edges. There is a strip of new book binding tape on the outside spine.
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