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On the Edge of the Arctic or, An Aeroplane in Snowland

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The Aeroplane Boys Series

ON THE EDGE OF THE ARCTIC

or

An Aeroplane in Snowland

by

ASHTON LAMAR

Illustrated by Norman P. Hall

[Illustration: The Gitchie Manitou ready for its first flight in the Far North.]

The Reilly & Britton Co. Chicago

Copyright, 1913 by The Reilly & Britton Co. All Rights Reserved

ON THE EDGE OF THE ARCTIC

CONTENTS

CHAPTER PAGE

I Introducing An Airship And Count Zept 9

II A Curious Stranger Learns the ...

The Opal Serpent

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The Opal Serpent

By

Fergus Hume

AUTHOR OF

"THE MYSTERY OF A HANSOM CAB," "THE RAINBOW FEATHER," "A COIN OF EDWARD VII.," "THE PAGAN'S CUP," "THE SECRET PASSAGE," "THE RED WINDOW," "THE MANDARIN'S FAN," ETC.

G. W. DILLINGHAM COMPANY PUBLISHERS NEW YORK

COPYRIGHT, 1905, BY ...

The Master Mummer

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The Master Mummer

By E. PHILLIPS OPPENHEIM

Author of "Anna, the Adventuress," "A Prince of Sinners," "The Betrayal," Etc.

WITH FOUR ILLUSTRATIONS

A. L. BURT COMPANY Publishers New York

Copyright , 1904, BY LITTLE, BROWN, AND COMPANY.

All rights reserved

[Illustration: "Let the boy have his chance," said Allan.]

The Master Mummer

Book I

CHAPTER I

Sheets of virgin manuscript paper littered my desk, the smoke of much u...

Anderson Crow, Detective

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ANDERSON CROW

DETECTIVE

BY GEORGE BARR McCUTCHEON

Author of "Brewster's Millions," "Truxton King," "Sherry," etc.

ILLUSTRATED BY

JOHN T. McCUTCHEON

NEW YORK DODD, MEAD AND COMPANY 1920

COPYRIGHT, 1918, 1919, 1920 BY DODD, MEAD AND COMPANY, INC.

VAIL BALLOU COMPANY BINGHAMTON AND NEW YORK

[Illustration: Three seconds later the two youngsters had the ear of Anderson Crow ]

CONTENTS

A NIGHT T...

The Camera Fiend

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THE CAMERA FIEND

By E. W. Hornung

London T. Fisher Unwin, Ltd. Adelphi Terrace 1911

CONTENTS

A CONSCIENTIOUS ASS A BOY ABOUT TOWN HIS PEOPLE A GRIM SAMARITAN THE GLASS EYE AN AWAKENING BLOOD GUILTY POINTS OF VIEW MR. EUGENE THRUSH SECOND THOUGHTS ON PAROLE HUNTING WITH THE HOUNDS BOY AND GIRL BEFORE THE STORM A LIKELY STORY MALINGERING ON THE TRACK OF THE TRUTH A THIRD CASE THE FOURTH CASE WHAT THE THAMES GAVE UP AFTER THE FAIR THE SECRET OF THE CAMERA

A CONSCIENTIOUS ASS

Pocket Upton had come down late and panting, in spite of his daily exemption from f...

Masterpieces of Mystery In Four Volumes Mystic-Humorous Stories

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Transcriber's Note: Minor typographical errors have been corrected without note. Dialect spellings, contractions and discrepancies have been retained.

Masterpieces of Mystery

In Four Volumes

MYSTIC HUMOROUS STORIES

Edited by

Joseph Lewis French

[Illustration]

Garden City New York Doubleday, Page & Company 1922

COPYRIGHT, 1920, BY DOUBLEDAY, PAGE & COMPANY ALL RIGHTS RESERVED, INCLUDING THAT OF TRANSLATION INTO FOREIGN LANGUAGES, INCLUDING THE SCANDINAVIAN

PRINTED IN THE UNITED STATES AT THE COUNTRY LIFE PRESS, GARDEN CITY...

Doom Castle –by: Neil Munro

Doom Castle is the story of young Count Victor's journey to Scotland after the Jacobite Rebellion, searching for a traitor to the Jacobite cause as well as a mysterious man under the name of "Drimdarroch", whom he swore revenge. After a perilious journey, Count Victor arrives at Doom Castle as a guest of the enigmatic Baron of Doom, his two strange servitors and his beautiful daughter... (Summary by Carolin)

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DOOM CASTLE

By NEIL MUNRO

Copyright, 1900, 1901, by Doubleday, Page & Co.

CONTENTS:

CHAPTER I COUNT VICTOR COMES TO A STRANGE COUNTRY

CHAPT...

Monsieur Lecoq Part 2: The Honor of the Name –by:

Monsieur Lecoq is a captivating mystery, historical and love story:
Around 11 o'clock, on the evening of Shrove Sunday 18.., close to the old Barrière d'Italie, frightful cries, coming from Mother Chupin's drinking-shop, are heard by a party of detectives led by Inspector Gévrol.

The squad runs up to it. A triple murder has just been committed. The murderer is caught on the premises.

Despite Gévrol's opinion that four scoundrels encountered each other in this vile den, that they began to quarrel, that one of them had a revolver and killed the others, Lecoq, a young police ...

Ashton-Kirk, Investigator –by: John Thomas McIntyre

Ashton-Kirk, who has solved so many mysteries, is himself something of a problem even to those who know him best. Although young, wealthy, and of high social position, he is nevertheless an indefatigable worker in his chosen field. He smiles when men call him a detective. "No; only an investigator," he says.He has never courted notoriety; indeed, his life has been more or less secluded. However, let a man do remarkable work in any line and, as Emerson has observed, "the world will make a beaten path to his door."Those who have found their way to Ashton-Kirk's door have been of many races and i...
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