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My Monks of Vagabondia Volume 1 (Paperback) Loot Price: R330
Discovery Miles 3 300
My Monks of Vagabondia Volume 1 (Paperback): Andress Floyd

My Monks of Vagabondia Volume 1 (Paperback)

Andress Floyd

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1913 edition. Excerpt: ... invited this much-bewhiskered individual to join our Family. For the instant I forgot the German's troubles in the thought of the troubles which I was about to take upon myself. I smiled at my approaching embarrassment. "It is all very well," the boys had cautioned me, "to hold us responsible for the newly-arrived members, to make certain that no criminal nor fraud obtains admission to the Family, but you might be a little more discriminating in your selections, could you not?" The German was quick to avail himself of my offer to join the Colony; he would go to Hoboken and get his luggage and join me as soon as possible. His luggage--he met me an hour later--consisted of a wooden box too small to be called a trunk, too large to be called a valise. As we approached the Colony House we passed several of the boys who had evidently seen us at a distance, for they appeared deeply interested in the setting sun, their faces turned from us. Finally one fellow who, like a good Pullman porter, can laugh at you without changing his facial expression, only if you watch closely you may note that the muscles at the back of the neck dance in uncontrolled merriment--came forward and said to us: "A beautiful sunset." He should have been reprimanded for his impudence, but I simply asked, "Where?" "In the west," he explained. Then the boys turned and laughed without restraint. "An ordinary sunset and a most ordinary joke," I said, rather icily. But they continued to laugh, first looking at my companion and then at me. "Not so ordinary," said another boy. "If you could see it from where we are you could understand." "I understand you only too well," I answered. Then the two boys who were on the Reception Committee came over to us and took my German friend in hand....


Imprint: Rarebooksclub.com
Country of origin: United States
Release date: July 2012
First published: July 2012
Authors: Andress Floyd
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 1mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 18
ISBN-13: 978-1-154-43931-1
Categories: Books
LSN: 1-154-43931-3
Barcode: 9781154439311

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