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Rudi of the toll gate

Hill, Helen.

Rudi of the toll gate

by Hill, Helen.

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Published by The Macmillan Company in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Grade 3-5.

Statementby Helen Hill and Violet Maxwell; illustrated by the authors.
ContributionsMaxwell, Violet, joint author.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.H5527 Ru
The Physical Object
Pagination6 p. l., 3-184 p. incl. illus., plates.
Number of Pages184
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6279457M
LC Control Number32024681
OCLC/WorldCa13707825

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Editions for The Toll-Gate: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Kindle Edition), (Paperback publish Author: Georgette Heyer.

The Toll-Gate is in the latter group, being more of an adventure novel with a romantic side-plot. This isnt a criticism in my book; I like Within the seemingly narrow category of Regency romances written by Georgette Heyer there is a surprising amount of variety/5.

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The toll-gate / by Georgette Heyer. 1 Reviews:   A hidden murder mystery lurks in THE TOLL GATE, a Regency romance by Georgette Heyer. It has gotten lost from its true colors and deserves to be placed with her excellent mysteries.

Nash Black, author of HAINTS and SINS OF THE FATHERS/5(5). The Toll-Gate () About book: Loved it plain and simple!Captain John (Jack) Staple has had enough of his dull cousin and insipid fiancée, so he skips out of the engagement party and trots off to his friend Mr.

Babblecombe's hunt. Only, he doesn't quite make it that far. In the pouring rain and crackling thunder he comes upon a Toll-Gate, an unattained Toll-Gate.

The Toll-Gate is a Regency novel by Georgette Heyer, which takes place in Unlike many of Heyer's historical novels which concentrate on a plucky heroine, this one follows the adventures of a male main character, an ex- captain in the British Army who has returned from the Peninsular War and finds life as a civilian rather : Georgette Heyer.

Author: Georgette Heyer; Publisher: Random House ISBN: Category: Fiction Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» A dashing Regency romance from the legendary Georgette Heyer, founder of the genre. Captain John Staple's exploits against Napoleon's armies in the Iberian Peninsula have earned him the nickname 'Crazy Jack' amongst his comrades in the Dragoon Guards - but once.

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He strolled into the toll-office just as Ben shut the gate, and came in. With the daylight the worst of Ben’s fears were laid to rest. He looked a different boy from the hag-ridden urchin of the previous evening; walked in whistling; and greeted the Captain with a s: Coming towards the gate, on a showy-looking hack, was a thickset man, rather too fashionably attired for his surroundings.

He wore white hunting-tops, a florid waistcoat with several fobs and seals depending from it, a blue coat with long tails and very large buttons, Reviews: Georgette Heyer - The Toll-Gate. The Captain flicked over the staple that held the gate to the side-post, and stepped back a few paces, pulling the gate with one hand, and with the other, holding Beau’s bridle, imperceptibly manoeuvring that sagacious animal into presenting Reviews: He has stumbled upon a mystery involving the boy's disappearing father, the toll-gate keeper, nothing could keep he from investigating.

Undercover as the new keeper of the turnpike toll-house in the Pennines, John investigates the suspicious disappearance, he begins.

The Toll Gate book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. A city torn by greed and corruption. A man torn by his own compulsions. The 5/5(1). Buy The Toll-Gate by Georgette Heyer online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 17 editions - starting at $ Shop now.5/5(2).

The Captain went to hold open the gate, and Miss Stornaway drove slowly forward. Clear of the gate, she pulled up again, for he had released it, and stepped into the road, holding up his hand to her. Hesitating, she transferred the whip to her left hand, and put the right into s: He has stumbled upon a mystery involving the boy's disappearing father, the toll-gate keeper, nothing could keep he from investigating.

Undercover as the new keeper of the turnpike toll-house in the Pennines, John investigates the suspicious disappearance, he begins Author: Georgette Heyer. Toll Gate Brook. Jump to navigation Jump to search.

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