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Mohun; Or, the Last Days of Lee and His Paladins. Final Memoirs of a Staff Officer Serving in Virginia. from the Mss. of Colonel Surry, of Eagle's Nest.

By John Esten Cooke
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  • MOHUN
  • OR,
  • THE LAST DAYS OF LEE AND HIS PALADINS.
    • FINAL MEMOIRS
    • OF A
    • STAFF OFFICER SERVING IN VIRGINIA.
    • FROM THE MSS. OF
    • COLONEL SURRY, OF EAGLE'S NEST.
      • AUTHOR OF "SURRY OF EAGLE'S NEST."
      • Nec aspera terrent.
    • AUTHOR OF "SURRY OF EAGLE'S NEST."
    • Nec aspera terrent.
  • PROLOGUE.
  • MOHUN;
    • OR,
    • THE LAST DAYS OF LEE AND HIS PALADINS.
  • BOOK I. — GETTYSBURG.
  • I. — THE CAVALRY REVIEW.
  • II. — HOW I BECAME A MEMBER OF GENERAL STUART'S STAFF.
  • III. — BLUE AND GRAY PHANTOMS.
  • IV. — MOHUN AND HIS PRISONER.
  • V. — STUART.
  • VI. — STUART'S INSTINCT.
  • VII. — THE BALL BEFORE THE BATTLE.
  • VIII. — FLEETWOOD.
  • IX. — MOHUN FAINTS AT THE RIGHT MOMENT.
  • X. — THE SLIM ANIMAL.
  • XI. — NIGHTHAWK.
  • XII. — HOW STUART FELL BACK.
  • XIV. — MOSBY COMES TO STUART'S ASSISTANCE.
  • XV. — THE SUPPER NEAR BUCKLANDS.
  • XVI. — AN HONEST FOP.
  • XVII. — STUART GRAZES CAPTURE.
  • XVIII. — DROWSYLAND.
  • XIX. — CARLISLE BY FIRELIGHT.
  • XX. — THE HOUSE BETWEEN CARLISLE AND GETTYSBURG.
  • XXI. — FALLEN.
  • XXII. — DARKE AND MOHUN.
  • XXIII. — GETTYSBURG.
  • XXIV. — THE ARMY.
  • XXV. — THE WRESTLE FOR ROUND TOP HILL.
  • XXVI. — THE CHARGE OF THE VIRGINIANS.
  • XXVII. — THE GREAT MOMENT OF A GREAT LIFE.
  • XXVIII. — UNSHAKEN.
  • BOOK II. — THE FLOWER OF CAVALIERS.
  • I. — UNDER "STUART'S OAK."
  • II. — BACK TO THE RAPIDAN.
  • III. — THE OPENING OF THE HUNT.
  • IV. — THE GAME A-FOOT.
  • V. — THE CHASE.
  • VI. — THE RUSE.
  • VII. — STUART CAUGHT IN THE TRAP.
  • VIII. — GENERAL MEADE'S "EYE-TEETH."
  • IX. — WHAT THE AUTHOR HAS OMITTED.
  • X. — I FALL A VICTIM TO TOM'S ILL-LUCK.
  • XI. — I OVERHEAR A SINGULAR CONVERSATION.
  • XII. — THE BUCKLAND RACES.
  • XIII. — TWO SCENES IN DECEMBER, 1863.
  • XIV. — STUART'S WINTER QUARTERS.
    • COON HOLLOW!—
  • XV. — LEE'S "RAGGED REGIMENTS."
  • XVI. — HAMMER AND RAPIER.
  • XVII. — FORT DELAWARE.
  • XVIII. — THE UNIFORM.
  • XIX. — THE NOTE.
  • XX. — GENERAL GRANT'S PRIVATE ORDER.
  • XXI. — "VIRGINIA EXPECTS EVERY MAN TO DO HIS DUTY!"
  • XXII. — WHAT OCCURRED AT WARRENTON.
  • XXIII. — THE GRAVE OF ACHMED.
  • XXIV. — A NIGHT BIRD.
  • XXV. — THE APPOINTMENT.
  • XXVI. — STUART SINGS.
  • XXVII. — MOHUN RIDES.
  • XXVIII. — THE SPY.
  • XXIX. — THE PAPER.
  • XXX. — GRANT STRIKES HIS FIRST BLOW.
  • XXXI. — THE REPORT.
  • XXXII. — THE UNSEEN DEATH.
  • XXXIII. — BREATHED AND HIS GUN.
  • XXXIV. — MY LAST RIDE WITH STUART.
  • XXXV. — "SOON WITH ANGELS I'LL BE MARCHING."
  • XXXVI. — YELLOW TAVERN, MAY 11, 1864.
  • BOOK III. — BEHIND THE SCENES.
  • I. — WHAT I DID NOT SEE.
  • II. — THE "DOOMED CITY."
  • III. — I DINE WITH MR. BLOCQUE.
  • IV. — JOHN M. DANIEL.
  • V. — THE EDITOR IN HIS SANCTUM.
  • VI. — AN EDITORIAL IN THE EXAMINER.
  • VII. — UNDER THE CROSSED SWORDS.
  • VIII. — MR. X——-.
  • IX. — "SEND ME A COPY.—IN CANADA!"
  • X. — THE WAY THE MONEY WENT.
  • XI. — THE PASS.
  • XII. — THE GRAVE OF STUART.
  • XIII. — THE CEDARS.
  • XIV. — THE SITUATION.
  • XV. — MOHUN AGAIN.
  • XVI. — "FIVE FORKS."
  • XVII. — GENERAL DAVENANT.
  • XVIII. — TWO MEN AND A WOMAN.
  • XIX. — THE MURDER.
  • XX. — THE KNIFE.
  • XXI. — THE CHAIN OF EVIDENCE.
  • XXII. — THE TRIAL.
  • XXIII. — WHAT THE LETTER CONTAINED.
  • XXIV. — "BLOOD."
  • XXV. — THE BLUE SERPENT.
  • XXVI. — THE HOUSE NEAR MONK'S NECK, AND ITS OWNER.
  • XXVII. — STARVATION.
  • XXVIII. — BIRDS OF PREY.
  • XXIX. — DARKE'S PAST LIFE.
  • XXX. — STABBED "NOT MURDERED."
  • XXXI. — THE TWO PAPERS.
  • XXXII. — A PISTOL-SHOT.
  • XXXIII. — PRESTON HAMPTON.
  • XXXIV. — I AM CAPTURED.
  • XXXV. — FACE TO FACE.
  • XXXVI. — THE CURSE.
  • BOOK IV. — THE PHANTOMS.
  • I. — RICHMOND BY THE THROAT.
  • II. — NIGHTMARE.
  • III. — LEE'S MISERABLES.
  • IV. — THE BLANDFORD RUINS.
  • V. — LES FORTUNÉS.
  • VI. — ON THE BANKS OF THE ROWANTY.
  • VII. — THE STUART HORSE ARTILLERY.
  • VIII. — "CHARGE! STUART! PAY OFF ASHBY'S SCORE!"
  • IX. — MOHUN,—HIS THIRD PHASE.
  • X. — AMANDA.
  • XI. — DEEP UNDER DEEP.
  • XII. — HOW THE MOMENT AT LAST CAME.
  • XIII. — FONTHILL.
  • XIV. — "LORD OF HIMSELF, THAT HERITAGE OF WOE."
  • XV. — THE STORM.
  • XVI. — ACT I.
  • XVII. — THE WILL.
  • XVIII. — THE MARRIAGE.
  • XIX. — WEDDING ARRANGEMENTS.
  • XX. — THE CUP OF TEA.
  • XXI. — THE FOILS.
  • XXII. — WHILE WAITING FOR MIDNIGHT.
  • XXIII. — THE RESULT OF THE SIGNAL.
  • XXIV. — WHAT TOOK PLACE IN FIFTY MINUTES.
  • XXV. — GOING TO REJOIN MORTIMER.
  • XXVI. — AFTERWARD.
  • XXVII. — MOHUN TERMINATES HIS NARRATIVE.
  • BOOK V. — THE DEAD GO FAST.
  • I. — THE "DOOMED CITY" IN PROFILE—DECEMBER, 1864.
  • II. — THE MEN WHO RUINED THE CONFEDERACY.
  • III. — MY LAST VISIT TO JOHN M. DANIEL.
  • IV. — GARROTED.
  • V. — THE CLOAKED WOMAN.
  • VI. — THE HEART OF A STATESMAN.
  • VII. — SECRET SERVICE.
  • VIII. — BY FLAG-OF-TRUCE BOAT.
    • "LUCRETIA."
  • IX. — TO AND FRO IN THE SPRING OF '65.
  • X. — AEGRI SOMNIA.—MARCH, 1865.
  • XI. — I VISIT GENERAL FITZHUGH LEE.
  • XII. — BY A FIRE IN THE WOODS.
  • XIII. — DRINKING TEA UNDER DIFFICULTIES.
  • XIV. — MR. ALIBI.
  • XV. — FROM FIVE FORKS TO PETERSBURG.
  • XVI. — LEE'S LAST GREAT BLOW.
  • XVII. — THE WRESTLE FOR THE WHITE OAK ROAD.
  • XVIII. — THE BRIDEGROOM.
  • XIX. — THE CEREMONY.
  • XX. — WHAT OCCURRED AT "FIVE FORKS," ON THE NIGHT OF MARCH 31, 1865.
  • XXI. — FIVE FORKS.
  • XXII. — "THE LINE HAS BEEN STRETCHED UNTIL IT HAS BROKEN, COLONEL.".
  • XXIII. — WHAT I SAW FROM THE GRAVE OF STUART.
  • XXIV. — THE RETREAT.
  • XXV. — HUNTED DOWN.
  • XXVI. — THE LAST COUNCIL OF WAR OF THE ARMY OF NORTHERN VIRGINIA.
  • XXVII. — THE NIGHT BEFORE THE SURRENDER.
  • XXVIII. — THE LAST CHARGE OF THE OLD GUARD.
  • XXIX. — THE SURRENDER.
  • EPILOGUE.
    • THE END.
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