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A Fascinating Traitor

Auhtor: Col Richard Henry Savage

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Review by Michael Gallagher, August 2006


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A Fascinating Traitor An Anglo Indian Story by Col Richard Henry Savage. The book has no illustrations or index. Purchasers are entitled to a free trial membership in the General Books Club where they can select from more than a million books without charge. Subjects Fiction General Fiction General Fiction Literary

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... renegade. All right! But wait! By Gad! I fancy I'll take a cool revenge in joining Ram Lal and Berthe Louison. Suppose that the old duffer ...
... was in the compartment with her beautiful mistress, and ready to sound a shrill Gallic alarm at any moment. She gravely eyed the two escorting ...
... his betters. And, the ghastly news of Johnstone's taking-off flew over Delhi to furnish a nine days' wonder. There was a great crowd gathered ...
... notes, a few scattered jewels, the sly old dog has spirited away his vast stealings! My work was all in vain, save the vengeance! And the oily ...
... do a bit of the Romeo act with Justine, and come back by Granville to Boulogne. If the old gang is to be found there, I may get one of them to ...
... shameful rabaissements de prix, muttered Jules, as he adroitly worked upon the susceptibilities of the two new maid servants. While one or the ...
... as he sped away and left the two scoundrels alone. What are you doing now, Jack? queried Hawke. Nothing, sullenly replied the ...
... shuddered at the unforgotten delights of the hour when they had met in her seraglio bower of shaded luxury, and the fairest of Laocoons had ...
... doubled its black folds, and the roar of the surf boomed sullenly upon the rocky Rozel beach. Crouching in their cave, the two French thugs ...
... came slowly in trembling whispers, both Anson and Harry have applied for 'special licenses,' and there will be two marriages at Edgemere, ...
... several different services in the fifteen years of his wasted young manhood. As he swung into the glare of the hospitable doorway of the Grand ...
... No nonsense about that signature, he cheerfully said. Anstruther is no welsher, and, as he rang for his hot water and a morning refresher, ...
... Delande? the Major hazarded, with a wild guess. Before the votary of Minerva finally descended, Francois had artfully yielded up much ...
... cast its witchery over me. Her history, the tragedy of a crownless queen of sorrows, had transported me into a dreamy idealism. I was soon the ...
... or perhaps he will work down into China and report to the Minister there. He is a Secret Intelligence Department of One, that's all! ...
... was busied in carefully taking a mental measurement of Mademoiselle Justine, who, still well on the sunny side of forty, was really a very comely ...
... is lifted. He vaguely remembered the one timid and girlish glance of the beautiful dark eyes, when he had been presented, pro-forma, to ...
... would ever see Nadine again. There is something hanging over him that he would hide from her. He fears me, also, for my official power. Remember, ...
... he studied her resolute, smiling face. All I can tell you, murmured Justine to her handsome Mentor, in the seclusion of Ram Lal's back room, ...
... wary Simpson. Sly and quiet as he seems, he's surely here for no good. I know him of old. He's forgotten me, though. That night, the ...