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Lions' Ransom. by Philip. Loraine

Lions' Ransom.

by Philip. Loraine

Publication: Privately printed, 1934, NP

First edition. Fine in dust jacket. The "Young Lions," twelve ruthless men seized the top floors of the Pegasus Hotel at Heathrow airport and threatened to kill a man, woman, or child at 3:00 p.m. every day until their seemingly impossible demands were met. This action paralysed both Whitehall and Washington.

Inventory Number: 30094