THE BOY SCOUTS OF LENOX
The Hike Over Big Bear Mountain
FRANK V. WEBSTER
Author of "Only a Farm Boy," "Ben Hardy's Flying Machine," "The Boy from the Ranch," Etc.
[Illustration: THEY HOISTED HIM TO THE LIMB, WHERE HE CLUNG WATCHING THE NEXT RESCUE. Page 202. ]
New York Cupples & Leon Company Publishers
BOOKS FOR BOYS
By FRANK V. WEBSTER
12mo. Cloth. Illustrated.
ONLY A FARM BOY TOM, THE TELEPHONE BOY THE BOY FROM THE RANCH THE YOUNG TREASURER HUNTER BOB, THE CASTAWAY THE Y...
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THE STRANGE CASE OF CAVENDISH
Author of "The Devils Own," "Beyond the Frontier," "When Wilderness Was King," Etc.
A. L. Burt Company Publishers New York Published by arrangement with George H. Doran Company Copyright, 1918, by Randall Parrish Printed in the United States of America
I THE REACHING OF A DECISION II THE BODY ON THE FLOOR III MR. ENRIGHT DECLARES HIMSELF IV A BREATH OF SUSPICION V ON THE TRACK OF A CRIME VI AT STEINWAY'S ...
WITHIN THE LAW
From The Play Of Bayard Veiller
By Marvin Dana
I. The Panel of Light II. A Cheerful Prodigal III. Only Three Years IV. Kisses and Kleptomania V. The Victim of the Law VI. Inferno VII. Within the Law VIII. A Tip from Headquarters X. A Legal Document X. Marked Money XI. The Thief XII. A Bridegroom Spurned XIII. The Advent of Griggs XIV. A Wedding Announcement XV. Aftermath of Tragedy XVI. Burke Plots ...
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[Note du transcripteur: Ce texte utilise l'orthographe du XIXe siècle:
siège = siége, complètement = complétement, etc.]
L'ARGENT DES AUTRES
PAR 'EMILE GABORIAU
I LES HOMMES DE PAILLE
Vainement on chercherait dans Paris une rue plus paisible que la rue
Saint Gilles, au Marais, à deux pas de la place Royale.
Là, pas d...
A DIFFICULT PROBLEM
By Anna Katharine Green (Mrs. Charles Rohlfs)
Copyright The F. M. Lupton Publishing Company. 1900
"A LADY to see you, sir."
I looked up and was at once impressed by the grace and beauty of the
person thus introduced to me.
"Is there anything I can do to serve you?" I asked, rising.
She cast me a child like look full of trust and candor as she seated
herself in the chair I pointed out to her.
"I believe so, I hope so," she earnestly assured me. "I I am in great
trouble. I have just lost my husband but it is not that. It is the...
The Mystery of Orcival
On Thursday, the 9th of July, 186 , Jean Bertaud and his son, well known at Orcival as living by poaching and marauding, rose at three o'clock in the morning, just at daybreak, to go fishing.
Taking their tackle, they descended the charming pathway, shaded by acacias, which you see from the station at Evry, and which leads from the burg of Orcival to the Seine.
They made their way to their boat, moo...
THE YELLOW CLAW
by Sax Rohmer
I THE LADY OF THE CIVET FURS
II MIDNIGHT AND MR. KING
III INSPECTOR DUNBAR TAKES CHARGE
IV A WINDOW IS OPENED
V DOCTORS DIFFER
VI AT SCOTLAND YARD
VII THE MAN IN THE LIMOUSINE
VIII CABMEN TWO
IX THE MAN IN BLACK
X THE GREAT UNDERSTANDING
XI PRESENTING M. GASTON MAX
XII MR. GIANAPOLIS
XIII THE DRAFT ON PARIS
XIV EAST 18642
XV CAVE OF THE GOLDEN DRAGON
XVI HO PIN'S CATACOMBS
XVII KAN SUH CO...
Colonel Ashley is confronted with a difficult case: The proprietor of a jewelry shop is found murdered, and a valuable diamond cross is stolen. Whodunnit, and how can the Colonel's expertise in fishing help to solve the case?
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THE DIAMOND CROSS
Being a Somewhat Different Detective Story
CHESTER K. STEELE
Author of "The Mansion of Mystery," etc.
International Fiction Library Cleveland New York Press Of The Commercial Bookbinding Co. Cleveland
I. The Ticking Watch II. K...
The Silent Barrier is a story of mystery and romance with Charles K. Spencer, a well-to-do young American mining engineer, as main character. Drinking his water in a hotel in London one day, he overhears a conversation between two young women, one of whom speaks of going to Switzerland. He decides to play "fairy godfather" and send the comparatively poor, but most amicable other girl there, without her knowing anything of him, under the pretext of furthering her career as a writer for a scientific journal. However, the girl is shadowed on her journey by the mysterious Mr. Mark Bower. Convinced...
Arrivés à une époque où le crime fait de nouveau salle comble, sortons cette oeuvre extraordinaire, cet affreux roman
de nos tiroirs.
Plein de confiance, Monsieur Féval proclame qu' << on ira pas plus loin dans la voie du crime à bon marché. >>
Et c'est bien vrai : une moyenne de soixante-treize assassinats par chapitre, c'est inou"i !
Sans parler des vols, viols, substitutions d'enfants, faux en écriture privée ou authentique, détournements de mineures, effractions, escalades, abus de confiance, bris de serrures, fraudes, escroqueries, captations, vente à...