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The Count’s Chauffeur - ebook/epub

The Count’s Chauffeur - ebook/epub
The Count’s Chauffeur - ebook/epub
William Le Queux
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When I was fourteen, we moved to London with my father. He became an agent on Wood Street, City, representing a large silk maker in Lyon. At the age of twenty, I worked in an office with dusty books and a large armchair that I did not really like. I was always interested in mechanics, but my father did not perceive her as a profession and wanted me to walk in his footsteps.
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