Two men, a Swedish officer who has deserted from Charles XII's army, and a common brigand, meet in a barn one winter's day in the year 1701. Both are being hunted to death, and in order to escape their pursuers they exchange identities. By the author of "By Night Under the Stone Bridge".
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Book Description Harvill Press, London, 1992. Hardback. Book Condition: VG. Dust Jacket Condition: VG. ix + 181pp. A very good clean tight copy of the first English-language edition of the novel first published in Vienna in 1936. Size: 22cm. Bookseller Inventory # 016547
Book Description Harvill. First English edition., London, 1992. Hardcover/Hardback. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First Edition. 8vo. A walking novel beginning with a meeting between two men in 1701 Owner stamp, else fine in dustwrapper. book. Bookseller Inventory # 45585