Phil the Fiddler


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He wore a velveteen jacket, and pantaloons which atoned, by their extra length, for the holes resulting from hard usage and antiquity. His shoes, which appeared to be wholly unacquainted with blacking, were, like his pantaloons, two or three sizes too large for him, making it necessary for him to shuffle along ungracefully. It was now ten o’clock in the morning. Two hours had elapsed since Filippo, or Phil, as I shall call him, for the benefit of my readers unfamiliar with Italian names, had left the miserable home in Crosby Street, where he and forty other boys lived in charge of a middle-aged Italian, known as the padrone. Of this person, and the relations between him and the boys, I shall hereafter speak. At present I propose to accompany Phil.


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Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Horatio Alger Jr.
Published: 05/25/2020
Publisher: Independently Published
ISBN: 9798648102637
Pages: 108
Weight: 0.37lbs
Size: 9.02h x 5.98w x 0.26d

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Weight0.37 lbs
Dimensions9.02 × 5.98 × 0.26 in