Pantechnicon

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Pantechnicon

Post by Dana » Thu Mar 01, 2018 5:24 am

From "the grave's a fine and private place" by Alan Bradley (the latest flavia deluce mystery): a pantechnicon is a large van, originally pulled by horses, used for transporting things. The story takes place in Britai-I guess Americans would call it a delivery or moving truck.

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