A tale of mystery and adventure of a boy, living in the shadow of a prophecy that he would see ghosts and communicate with the devil. At 14, he becomes a locksmith's apprentice, meets a phantom, possibly of the last apprentice, who beckons him.
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"A tale of twin apprentices and foul murder set in the wintry alleys of old London" GuardianBook Description:
A tale of murder on the streets of old London, from acclaimed children's writer Leon Garfield.
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Book Description Puffin Books, 1989. Paperback. Book Condition: Used; Very Good. Dispatched, from the UK, within 48 hours of ordering. Though second-hand, the book is still in very good shape. Minimal signs of usage may include very minor creasing on the cover or on the spine. Bookseller Inventory # CHL1858359
Book Description PUFFIN BOOKS, 1989. Paperback. Book Condition: Used; Good. Ships from the UK within 24 hours. Number of pages: 192. Corners bumped. Bookseller Inventory # BBI190861
Book Description Penguin Books, London, UK, 1989. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. First Penguin Edition. 185 pages. Very clean purplish and white background covers, white spine, lblack titles, with light wear to covers' corners and edges. Page-edge lightly browned o/w pages very clean clean. Size: 7" Tall. Bookseller Inventory # 046827
Book Description PUFFIN BOOKS, 1989. Book Condition: Good. New Ed. N/A. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP80305431
Book Description Toronto, ON, Canada: Penguin Group (Canada), 1990. No Binding. Book Condition: Good. cover has creases pages age toned storagechildrens2. Bookseller Inventory # 0111201106