Charles John Cutcliffe Hyne Books

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At Close Quarters With Death

  [english | 1899]  

Charles John Cutcliffe Hyne


Excerpts: [... name's Hugh H. Quintal, sir. I see you are Mr. Calvert, and I guess from the Old Islands. Delighted to make your acquaintance. How do you like our country.. The ...... far the smartest game of the three, gave his whole attention to it, and won money. Quintal did the paying. He was useful enough with the cards, but he ...... of wearing shirts. You bet they don't tote a pistol round ...]
Genres: [short storyDownloads: 174

Run Down

  [english | 1899]  

Charles John Cutcliffe Hyne


Excerpts: [... comes, they're off with a party to see the Yosemite valley. They'll be met on the wharf at the other side, but up to there they'll be two lone, lorn ...... of wandering have made you perfect in the art of looking after yourself. What do you think of the boat.. Oh, she's a fine steamer, and she'll do ...... the cold. There'll be precious little going out on deck meals will be the ...]
Genres: [short story | nauticalDownloads: 213

The Adventures Of Captain Kettle

  [english | 1898]  

Charles John Cutcliffe Hyne


Excerpts: [... o'clock, and I'll be on board to see you at six. Good morning. And Mr. Gedge rang for the clerk and was busily dictating letters before Kettle was clear ...... search you. Refuse, and I'll blow you out of water.. On the Sultan of Borneo's upper bridge Carnforth swore. Eh-ho, Skipper, he said, the game's ...... He shall taste of it within the next dozen minutes and if he can see his ...]
Genres: [short story collection | nautical | humorDownloads: 172

The Escape Agents

  [english | 1910]  

Charles John Cutcliffe Hyne


Excerpts: [... under his stomach, and ran up the stairs. Thousand thunders. screamed Paillard, mind my leg.. I know all about broken legs. Crawled seventeen ...... And I, before I joined the legitimate stage, exhibited in a tank as the Girl Mermaid. I was brought up to the ession very young, monsieur.. Colt's ...... decorate her for past services, but she most impertinently asked to exchange the ...]
Genres: [short story collection | nautical | pirate talesDownloads: 457

The Recipe For Diamonds

  [english | 1894]  

Charles John Cutcliffe Hyne


Excerpts: [... Recipe for Diamonds, by. Title: The Recipe for Diamonds. Author: Charles John Cutcliffe Wright Hyne. The Recipe for Diamonds. NELSON'S LIBRARY. [Illustration: ...... culminating episode of his Cambridge life but, he added, with a chuckle, I did enjoy myself whilst the fun lasted. That's just typical of the particular ...... with ridicule.. He stopped then, and I asked if he had ...]
Genres: [adventureDownloads: 206