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English citations of cover

  • 1934, Rex Stout, Fer-de-Lance, 1992 Bantam edition, →ISBN, page 46:
    "Bet, hell. You're not expecting any bet. Who do expect to bet with you, Westchester County?" []
    " [] Anyone with ten thousand dollars; Wolfe wouldn't care [] . My instructions are to do my best to get the money covered before dark."
    Derwin got up, kicking his chair back."Hah! Bet? Bluff."
    "You think so, sir? Try me. Try covering it."