Item #185792 As the crow flies / Jeffrey Archer. Jeffrey Archer.

As the crow flies / Jeffrey Archer

1991, First Edition. New York : HarperCollins. Fine cloth copy in a near-fine, very slightly edge-nicked and dust-dulled dw, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 617 pages; Description: 617 p. ; 24 cm. Subjects: Success - Inheritance - Business - 20th century - Fiction. Summary: Charlie Trumper's earliest memory is of hearing his grandfather's sales patter from behind his costermonger's barrow. When Grandpa Charlie dies, young Charlie wants nothing more than to follow in his footsteps - his burning ambition is to own a shop that will sell everything: 'The Biggest Barrow in the World'. Charlie's progress from the teeming streets of Whitechapel to the elegance of Chelsea Terrace is only a few miles as the crow flies. But in Jeffrey Archer's expert hands it becomes an epic journey through the triumphs and disasters of the century, as Charlie follows a thread of love, ambition and revenge to fulfil the dream his grandfather inspired. Item #185792
ISBN: 0060179147

Price: €14.95

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