Sir Percy Hits Back: An Adventure of the Scarlet Pimpernel
The ninth book in the Scarlet Pimpernel series. Baroness Orczy established the idea of "the hero with the secret identity." The Scarlet Pimpernel, alter ego of Sir Percy Blakeney, becomes a quick-thinking escape artist in order to save ill-fated French nobility from the guillotine.
- Publisher: George H. Doran Company
- Edition: First American Edition
- Date Published: 1927
- Place Published: New York
- ISBN: n/a
- Condition: Good
- Signed: No
- Dust Jacket: Yes
- Jacket Condition: Fair
319 p. 19 cm. Orange cloth hardcover in mylar-covered pictorial dustjacket. Chipped spine ends to jacket, affecting lettering at top, and light wear elsewhere. Ink signature on front pastedown. Some offsetting to endpapers.