Doctor Syn, meeting the brothers at dinner, jocularly suggested that the Admiral should employ the Scarecrow to catch the privateer, affirming that his mysterious and notorious parishioner, having never yet lost a smuggling lugger, must possess something of a nautical genius. "In fact, set a thief to catch a thief, my dear Admiral," he laughed.
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Book Description Arrow Books, 1972. Soft cover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. Arrow, 1972. Paperback. 161pp. Slight creasing to spine & covers, sticker to spine, tanning to pages. Good. Bookseller Inventory # PB-13058
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