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Page 311 - This is the kind of a story that makes one grow younger, more innocent, more light-hearted. Its literary quality is impeccable. It is not every day that such a heroine blossoms into even temporary existence, and the very name of the story bears a breath of charm." — Chicago Record-Herald. The Heart of the Ancient Wood With six illustrations by James L. Weston. Library I2mo, decorative cover $1.50 " One of the most fascinating novels of recent days." — Boston Journal. " A classic twentieth-century...
Page 307 - THE FLIGHT OF GEORGIANA A ROMANCE OF THE DAYS OF THE YOUNG PRETENDER. Illustrated by HC Edwards. " A love-story in the highest degree, a dashing story, and a remarkably well finished piece of work.
Page 311 - One of the most fascinating novels of recent days." — Boston Journal. " A classic twentieth-century romance." — New York Commercial Advertiser. THE FORGE IN THE FOREST Being the Narrative of the Acadian Ranger, Jean de Mer, Seigneur de Briart, and how he crossed the Black Abbe\ and of his adventures in a strange fellowship. Illustrated by Henry Sandham, RCA Library 12mo, cloth, gilt top $1.50 A story of pure love and heroic adventure.
Page 307 - Chicago Record-Herald. The Bright Face of Danger Being an account of some adventures of Henri de Launay, son of the Sieur de la Tournoire. Illustrated by HC Edwards. " Mr. Stephens has fairly outdone himself. We thank him heartily. The story is nothing if not spirited and entertaining, rational and convincing.
Page 312 - A charming portrayal of the attractive life of the South, refreshing as a breeze that blows through a pine forest.
Page 310 - Review from advance sheets of the illustrated edition by Tiffany Blake in the Chicago Evening Post. BARBARA LADD With four illustrations by Frank Verbeck. Library 12mo, cloth, decorative cover ... $1.50 " From the opening chapter to the final page Mr.
Page 308 - Illustrated by H. De M. Young. An historical romance of the sixteenth century, describing the adventures of a young French nobleman at the court of Henry III., and on the field with Henry IV. THE ROAD TO PARIS A STORY OF ADVENTURE.
Page 311 - Boston Transcript. THE PRISONER OF MADEMOISELLE With frontispiece by Frank T. Merrill. Library 12mo, cloth decorative, gilt top . . . $1.50 A tale of Acadia, — a land which is the author's heart's delight, — of a valiant young lieutenant and a winsome maiden, who first captures and then captivates. " This is the kind of a story that makes one grow younger, more innocent, more light-hearted. Its literary quality is impeccable. It is not every day that such a heroine blossoms into even temporary...
Page 310 - New York Globe. EARTH'S ENIGMAS A new edition of Mr. Roberts's first volume of fiction, published in 1892, and out of print for several years, with the addition of three new stories, and ten illustrations by Charles Livingston Bull. Library 12mo, cloth, decorative cover .... $1.50 " It will rank high among collections of short stories.