Peeress and player, Volume 2

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Page 2 - Compared with the former works of the authoress of ' The Queen of Connaught' this novel must be pronounced second to none.
Page 2 - Sw, cloth, y. (>d. each. The following Volumes of the Series are now ready, and can be obtained of all Booksellers in Town and Country, and at all Railway Bookstalls : — MY SISTER THE ACTRESS. By FLORENCE MARRYAT, Author of ' The Root of all Evil,
Page 2 - ... By FLORENCE MARRYAT, Author of 'My Sister the Actress,' etc., etc. SOME OF OUR GIRLS. By Mrs EILOART, Author of 'The Dean's Wife,' etc., etc. ALLERTON TOWERS. By ANNIE THOMAS (Mrs Fender Cudlip), Author of ' Denis Donne,' etc., etc. THE ROOT OF ALL EVIL. By FLORENCE MARRYAT, Author of' Phyllida,' etc., etc. A PROFESSIONAL BEAUTY. By Mrs ALEXANDER FRASER, Author of ' Guardian and Lover,
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Page 224 - Jew sometimes attempts to evade conscription, there are many reasons for it. In the first place, he is a foreigner, and as such, intellectually averse to war. War, he thinks, is waged only for conquest of territory. Patriotism, he believes, is merely one man's love for another man's country. When you tell him we are fighting for Democracy, he goes to the atlas to see just how large Democracy is. He...
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Page 132 - ... and she flit from her novel to her work, and from her work to writing letters, without in the least disturbing the current of each other's thoughts.

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