Exciting Escape Stories

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  • Published by:
    • Octopus Books, 1980, UK.
  • Edited by: Elizabeth Bland
  • Also contains:
    • “The Story of the Bagman’s Uncle” by Charles Dickens
    • “Love of Life” by Jack London
    • “Facing The Storm” by Joseph Conrad
    • “War Games” by Keith Miles
    • “A Descent Into The Maelstrom” by Edgar Allan Poe
    • “An Occurence at Owl Creek Bridge” by Ambrose Bierce
    • “Free Men” by Andre Devigny
    • “Springing the Trap” by Anthony Hope
    • “Ceremonies of the Horsemen” by P. L. Frankson
    • “The Pit and the Pendulum” by Edgar Allen Poe
    • “Lord Nithsdale’s Escape” by John Buchan
    • “An Awkward Sortie” by Antoine de Saint-Exupery
    • “Cute Pie” by Nicholas Fisk
    • “Bid for Freedom” by W. B. Thomas
    • “The Perfect Rendezvous” by Lawrence Durrell
    • “Jeeves and the Impending Doom” by P. G. Wodehouse
    • “The Fugitive” by Maxwell Gray
    • “The Three Strangers” by Thomas Hardy
    • “A Place in the Sun” by Charles H. Russell
    • “The Bell” by William Maginn
    • “A Question of Passports” by Baroness Orczy
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