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Page 320 - Striking cover in three colours •ONE OF A MOB •THE SELLING PLATER A BIT OF A ROGUE THE LADY TRAINER 'A STRAIGHT GOER •A HUNDRED TO ONE CHANCE 'A SPORTING SQUATTER THE PET OF THE PUBLIC •CHARGER AND CHASER THE...
Page 319 - With imagination, a vivid sense of character, a power of writing passionate love-scenes without in the least degree overstepping the bounds of good taste, and the gift of weaving a coherent story, there should be a future of success before this writer, out of the beaten track of mere conventional story-telling.
Page 201 - She was a Phantom of delight When first she gleamed upon my sight; A lovely Apparition, sent To be a moment's ornament; Her eyes as stars of Twilight fair; Like Twilight's, too, her dusky hair; But all things else about her drawn From May-time and the cheerful Dawn; A dancing Shape, an Image gay, To haunt, to startle, and way-lay.
Page 192 - ABOU BEN ADHEM (may his tribe increase!) Awoke one night from a deep dream of peace, And saw within the moonlight in his room, Making it rich and like a lily in bloom, An angel writing in a book of gold: Exceeding peace had made Ben Adhem bold, And to the presence in the room he said, "What writest thou?" The vision raised its head, And, with a look made of all sweet accord, Answered, "The names of those who love the Lord.
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Page 320 - Novels exceed 5,000,000 (five million) Copies. NAT GOULD'S NEW NOVELS MR. JOHN LONG is now the exclusive Publisher of all Mr. Nat Gould's New Novels, with Cover Designs in four colours by Mr. HARINGTON BIRD, the well-known horse painter. The following is the list to October, 1907 : Price 2s. each, illustrated boards ; or in cloth gilt, 2s. 6d. each. Crown 8vo, 288 pages. ONE OF A MOB THE SELLING PLATER THE LADY TRAINER A STRAIGHT GOER A HUNDRED TO ONE CHANCE A SPORTING SQUATTER CHARGER AND CHASER*...
Page 319 - In the novels of Curtis Yorke there is an abiding charm." A FLIRTATION WITH TRUTH Librar?eEdition, 2/6 Manchester Courier. — " Curtis Yorke's work has been marked from the first with singular insight into poor human nature, with tolerance towards the ugly and inevitable ills that spoil this beautiful world, and with literary ability of a high order.
Page 177 - Added to this, he was very fond of his cigar; smoking from the first thing in the morning to the last thing at night...
Page 152 - I've been thinking things over, and I've come to the conclusion that it's a case of least said soonest mended. In fact, there really is no more that can be said— to any purpose. I shall clear out of this at once. Perhaps you'll give the piano and my other traps house-room until I send for them. I am going up to London.