The Black Robe
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The Black Robe

By Wilkie Collins
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Book Description

In The Black Robe, a priest goes on the hunt for stolen church property. Readers familiar with Collins' work will recognize characters from Collins' other works like The Moonstone and The Haunted Hotel.

Table of Contents
  • THE BLACK ROBE
  • BEFORE THE STORY.
  • FIRST SCENE.—BOULOGNE-SUR-MER.—THE DUEL.
    • I.
  • SECOND SCENE.—VANGE ABBEY.—THE FOREWARNINGS
    • VI.
  • THE STORY.
  • BOOK THE FIRST.
  • CHAPTER I.
    • THE CONFIDENCES.
  • CHAPTER II.
    • THE JESUITS.
  • CHAPTER III.
    • THE INTRODUCTION TO ROMAYNE.
  • CHAPTER IV.
    • FATHER BENWELL HITS.
  • CHAPTER V.
    • FATHER BENWELL MISSES.
  • CHAPTER VI.
    • THE ORDER OF THE DISHES.
  • CHAPTER VII.
    • THE INFLUENCE OF STELLA.
  • CHAPTER VIII.
    • THE PRIEST OR THE WOMAN?
  • CHAPTER IX.
    • THE PUBLIC AND THE PICTURES.
  • CHAPTER X.
    • FATHER BENWELL'S CORRESPONDENCE.
  • CHAPTER XI.
    • STELLA ASSERTS HERSELF.
  • CHAPTER XII.
    • THE GENERAL'S FAMILY.
  • CHAPTER XIII
    • FATHER BENWELL'S CORRESPONDENCE.
  • BOOK THE SECOND.
  • CHAPTER I.
    • THE SANDWICH DANCE.
  • CHAPTER II.
    • THE QUESTION OF MARRIAGE.
  • CHAPTER III.
    • THE END OF THE BALL.
  • CHAPTER IV.
    • IN THE SMALL HOURS.
  • BOOK THE THIRD.
  • CHAPTER I.
    • THE HONEYMOON.
  • CHAPTER II.
    • EVENTS AT TEN ACRES.
  • CHAPTER III.
    • FATHER BENWELL AND THE BOOK.
  • CHAPTER IV.
    • THE END OF THE HONEYMOON.
  • CHAPTER V.
    • FATHER BENWELL'S CORRESPONDENCE.
  • BOOK THE FOURTH.
  • CHAPTER I.
    • THE BREACH IS WIDENED.
  • CHAPTER II.
    • A CHRISTIAN JESUIT.
  • CHAPTER III.
    • WINTERFIELD RETURNS.
  • CHAPTER IV.
    • FATHER BENWELL'S CORRESPONDENCE.
  • CHAPTER V.
    • BERNARD WINTERFIELD'S CORRESPONDENCE.
  • CHAPTER VI.
    • THE SADDEST OF ALL WORDS.
  • CHAPTER VII.
    • THE IMPULSIVE SEX.
  • CHAPTER VIII.
    • FATHER BENWELL'S CORRESPONDENCE
  • BOOK THE FIFTH.
  • CHAPTER I.
    • MRS. EYRECO URT'S DISCOVERY.
  • CHAPTER II.
    • THE SEED IS SOWN.
  • CHAPTER III.
    • THE HARVEST IS REAPED.
  • CHAPTER IV.
    • ON THE ROAD TO ROME.
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