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Ancestor Jorico

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Hardcover, 312 pages
Published 1929 by Dodd, Mead & Co.
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Not Locke's best IMO. 

We have four family members (of various distance), a will, and a missing treasure from over 100 years ago. "Ancestor Jorico", the person who's will it is, had been a slave trader and pirate in his prime, and yet in his older years lived a supposedly quiet, pious life of modest means. So what happened to all his wealth? And what is the meaning behind a faded treasure map from Trinidad?

It's a pretty slow starter, with the narrator continually apologizing for not knowing certa
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