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Here comes a chopper.

Gladys Mitchell

Here comes a chopper.

by Gladys Mitchell

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Published by Tom Stacey in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published 1946.

ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20778748M
ISBN 100854682457

The complete series list for - Chopper 1 Jack Hawkins. Series reading order, cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period.   The curious and spectacularly dark end lines: “here comes the candle to light you to bed, here comes the chopper to chop off your head ” probably refers to practices at Newgate prison.

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Iconoclastic singer/songwriter Loudon Wainwright III has taken about all he's going to from the Los Angeles Police Department and their helicopter surveillance program that haunts the urban skies. Here Come the Choppers is another collection of witty, acerbic tunes about ancestry, death, the perverse state of the nation and its culture, love and loss, and of course the whirring birds of the L 7/ Oranges and lemons Say the bells of St. Clements I owe you five farthings Say the bells of St. Martins When will you pay me? Say the bells at Old Bailey When I grow rich Say the bells at Shoreditch When will that be? Say the bells of Stepney I'm sure I don't know Says the great bell of Bow Here comes a candle to light you to bed.


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