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Mr Standfast (Authorised Edition)


Series: The Richard Hannay Adventures

By: John Buchan

Price: CAD $15.99

Publisher: BIRLINN LIMITED

Imprint: Polygon

304 Pages

7.8 X 5.12 X 0.98 ins

ISBN:  9781846971556 -- Paperback

Publication Date: 08/26/2019

Mr Standfast is the third of five Richard Hannay thrillers. Brigadier-General Richard Hannay is recalled from active service on the Western Front and tasked with a secret mission to catch a dangerous German agent who is at large in Britain. Travelling incognito, he infiltrates a community of conscientious objectors with the aim of ferreting out the spy. During this adventure, Hannay at last finds love - in the form of 18-year-old Mary Lamington.

John Buchan was a Scottish diplomat, barrister, journalist, historian, poet and novelist. He published nearly 30 novels and seven collections of short stories. After spells as a war correspondent, Lloyd George's Director of Information and Conservative MP, Buchan moved to Canada in 1935. He served as Governor General there until his death in 1940.



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