A Story of Adventure on Land and Sea in Restoration Times.
This is the story of a young man growing to adult years and taking his place in the world. The early chapters of the book are set in rural Hampshire with events on Rake Hill and in the small town of Petersfield. The death of Owen Wentworth takes his fourteen year old son, Aubrey, to Portsmouth and lodgings with his aunt and uncle.
Author: Percy F. Westerman
Title: A Lad of Grit
First Published by: Blackie and Son Ltd.
Place: London & Glasgow