A hero of romance

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Page 319 - NATIONS. THE RED RAT'S DAUGHTER. LOVE MADE MANIFEST. PHAROS, THE EGYPTIAN. ACROSS THE WORLD FOR A WIFE. THE LUST OF HATE. BUSHIGRAMS. THE FASCINATION OF THE KINO. DR. NIKOLA. THE BEAUTIFUL WHITE DEVIL. A BID FOR FORTUNE ; or, Dr. Nikola's Vendetta. IN STRANGE COMPANY: A Story of Chili and the Southern Seas. THE MARRIAGE OF ESTHER: A Torres Straits Sketch. LONDON: WARD, LOCK & CO., LTD.
Page 319 - Mr. GUY BOOTHBY has come to great honours now. His name is large upon hoardings, his books sell like hot cakes, and he keeps a level head through it all. I've met him several times in England, and he added to my already large respect for him.
Page 18 - Cast your bread upon the waters, and you shall find it after many days.
Page 320 - HOOD 8 Rosine, and Sister Louise Illustrated by GP JACOMB HOOD 9 Kate Coventry Illustrated by LUCY E. KEMP- WELCH 10 The Gladiators Illustrated by J. AMBROSE WALTON 11 Riding Recollections Illustrated by JOHN CHARLTON 12 The Brookes of Bridlemere Illustrated by SE WALLER 13 Satanella Illustrated by LUCY E. KEMP-WELCH 14 Holmby House Illustrated by LUCY E. KEMP- WELCH 15 The White Rose Illustrated by SE WALLER 16 Tilbury Nogo Illustrated by STANLEY L. WOOD 17 Uncle John Illustrated by SE WALLER 18...
Page 320 - Gilt. 3s. 6d. each. Each volume is well printed from type specially cast, on best antique paper, illustrated by front-rank artists, and handsomely bound. 1 Katerfelto. Illustrated by LUCY E. KEMP- WELCH 2 Cerise. Illustrated by GP JACOMB HOOD 3 Sarchedon. Illustrated by SE WALLER 4 Songs and Verses and The True Cross. Illustrated by SE WALLER 5 Market Harborough and Inside the Bar. Illustrated by JOHN CRARLTON 6 Black but Comely.
Page 82 - It was so dark he could not see his hand in front of his face.
Page 320 - JACOMB-HOOD 8 ROSINE, and SISTER LOUISE. Illustrated by GP JACOMB-HOOD 9 KATE COVENTRY. Illustrated by LUCY E. KEMP- WELCH 10 THE GLADIATORS. Illustrated by J. AMBROSE WALTON 11 RIDING RECOLLECTIONS. Illustrated by JOHN CHARLTON 12 THE BROOKES OF BRIDLEMERE. Illustrated by SE WALLER 13 SATANELLA. Illustrated by...
Page 304 - Englishspeaking people, but there are occasions on which ignorance is not bliss, and it is not folly to be wise.
Page 262 - I have not quite made up my mind what I shall do with you yet. We shall soon be out at sea. Boys easily fall overboard at night. I shouldn't be surprised if you fall overboard — by accident, you understand.
Page 74 - I've no more idea of where we are than the man in the moon.

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