Produced by Steven desJardins and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team The Stories of the Three Burglars By FRANK R. STOCKTON 1889 THE STORIES OF THE THREE BURGLARS. I am a householder in a pleasant country neighbourhood, about twenty miles from New York. My family consists of myself and wife, our boy, George William, aged two,
Produced by Suzanne Shell, GF Untermeyer and PG Distributed Proofreaders THE RUDDER GRANGERS ABROAD AND OTHER STORIES BY FRANK R. STOCKTON 1891, 1894 CONTENTS. I. EUPHEMIA AMONG THE PELICANS II. THE RUDDER GRANGERS IN ENGLAND III. POMONA’S DAUGHTER IV. DERELICT V. THE BAKER OF BARNBURY VI. THE WATER-DEVIL EUPHEMIA AMONG THE PELICANS. The sun shone
This etext was prepared with the use of Calera WordScan Plus 2.0 THE MAGIC EGG AND OTHER STORIES BY FRANK R. STOCKTON CONTENTS THE MAGIC EGG “HIS WIFE’S DECEASED SISTER” THE WIDOW’S CRUISE CAPTAIN ELI’S BEST EAR LOVE BEFORE BREAKFAST THE STAYING POWER OF SIR ROHAN A PIECE OF RED CALICO THE CHRISTMAS WRECK MY
Produced by Suzanne Shell, William Bumgarner and PG Distributed Proofreaders THE LATE MRS NULL BY FRANK R. STOCKTON 1886 CHAPTER I. There was a wide entrance gate to the old family mansion of Midbranch, but it was never opened to admit the family or visitors; although occasionally a load of wood, drawn by two horses
The tiger-cages of the kingdom were searched for the most savage and relentless beasts, from which the fiercest monster might be selected for the arena; and the ranks of maiden youth and beauty throughout the land were carefully surveyed by competent judges in order that the young man might have a fitting bride in case fate did not determine for him a different destiny.
This etext was prepared with the use of Calera WordScan Plus 2.0 THE GREAT WAR SYNDICATE BY FRANK R. STOCKTON Author of “The Lady or the Tiger,” “Rudder Grange,” “The Casting Away of Mrs. Lecks and Mrs. Aleshine,” “What Might Have Been Expected,” etc., etc. THE GREAT WAR SYNDICATE. In the spring of a certain
Produced by Suzanne Shell, Beginners Projects, Mary Meehan and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team. THE GIRL AT COBHURST BY FRANK R. STOCKTON 1898 CONTENTS CHAPTER I. DR. TOLBRIDGE II. MISS PANNEY III. BROTHER AND SISTER IV. THE HOME V. PANNEYOPATHY VI. MRS. TOLBRIDGE’S CALLERS VII. DORA BANNISTER TAKES TIME AND A MARE BY THE FORELOCK
Produced by Stephen Schulze and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team. THE CAPTAIN’S TOLL-GATE By FRANK R. STOCKTON _With a Memorial Sketch by Mrs. Stockton_ 1903 CONTENTS I. OLIVE II. MARIA PORT III. MRS. EASTERFIELD IV. THE SON OF AN OLD SHIPMATE V. OLIVE PAYS TOLL VI. MR. CLAUDE LOCKER VII. THE CAPTAIN AND HIS GUEST
Produced by Suzanne Shell, Kevin Field and PG Distributed Proofreaders FRANK R. STOCKTON’S WRITINGS. * * * * * New Uniform Edition. THE BEE-MAN OF ORN, and Other Fanciful Tales. THE LADY OR THE TIGER? and Other Stories. THE CHRISTMAS WRECK, and Other Stories. THE LATE MRS NULL. RUDDER GRANGE. The set, five vols., $6.25;
Produced by Suzanne Shell, Mary Meehan and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team. THE ADVENTURES OF CAPTAIN HORN BY FRANK R. STOCKTON 1910 CONTENTS CHAPTER I An Introductory Disaster II A New Face in Camp III A Change of Lodgings IV Another New Face V The Rackbirds VI Three Weld Beasts VII Gone! VIII The Alarm
RUDDER GRANGE by Frank R. Stockton CONTENTS CHAPTER I. Treating of a Novel Style of Dwelling-house CHAPTER II. Treating of a Novel Style of Boarder CHAPTER III. Treating of a Novel Style of Girl CHAPTER IV. Treating of a Novel Style of Burglar CHAPTER V. Pomona Produces a Partial Revolution in Rudder Grange CHAPTER VI.
Produced by Suzanne Shell, Asad Razzaki and PG Distributed Proofreaders _POMONA’S TRAVELS_ _A Series of Letters to the Mistress of Rudder Grange from her former Handmaiden_ POMONA’S TRAVELS BY FRANK R. STOCKTON ILLUSTRATED by A.B. FROST 1894 _In Uniform Binding_ _RUDDER GRANGE_ _Illustrated by A.B. Frost._ _POMONA’S TRAVELS_ _Illustrated by A.B. Frost._ LETTER ONE. _Wanted,–a