- Author:Grant Francis Allen
- Publisher:Forgotten Books (October 14, 2008)
- Pages:190 pages
- Subcategory:Genre Fiction
- FB2 format1370 kb
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First published in 1897. 1. The Episode of the Mexican Seer. I examined the book with care. The source of the error was obvious
First published in 1897. 3. The Episode of the Old Master. The source of the error was obvious. It lay in a cheque to Self or Bearer, for 5000 pounds, signed by SirCharles, and evidently paid across the counter in London, as it boreon its face no stamp or indication of any other office. I called in my brother-in-law from the salon to the study. Lookhere, Charles," I said, "there's a cheque in the book which youhaven't entered.
I The episode of the mexican seer. My name is Seymour Wilbraham Wentworth. We had run across to the Riviera for a few weeks in the season. I am brother-in-law and secretary to Sir Charles Vandrift, the South African millionaire and famous financier. Many years ago, when Charlie Vandrift was a small lawyer in Cape Town, I had the (qualified) good fortune to marry his sister. Our object being strictly rest and recreation from the arduous duties of financial combination, we did not think it necessary to take our wives out with us.
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An African Millionaire book.
An African Millionaire book. The gentleman thief known as Colonel Clay cons the same South African Millionaire, Sir Charles Vandrift again and again in a series of clever short stories. It is immensely satisfying to read how the pompous Vandrift and his equally demanding wife are tricked out of their money through their own greed, vanity and suspicion.
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The Episode of the Arrest of the Colonel. 8. The Episode of the Seldon Gold Mine. 9. The Episode of the Japanned Dispatch Box. 10. The Episode of the Game of Poker. 11. The Episode of the Bertillon Method. 12. The Episode of the Old Bailey. I.
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An ironic, adventure tale He does not work for money Madame Picardet answered, but for the good of humanity. I'm sure he would gladly come and exhibit for nothing his miraculous faculties. Grant Allen, An African Millionaire: Episodes in the Life of the Illustrious Colonel Clay The story of an African millionaire that is burglarized many times. This eBook also contains a bonus book club leadership guide and discussion questions.
THE EPISODE OF THE MEXICAN SEER My name is Seymour Wilbraham Wentworth. Much later, when the Vandrift estate and farm near Kimberley developed by degrees into the Cloetedorp Golcondas, Limited, my brother-in-law offered me the not unremunerative post of secretary; in which capacity I have ever since been his constant and attached companion.
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