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The Splendid Spur Being Memoirs of the Adventures of Mr. John Marvel, a Servant of His Late Majesty King Charles I, in the Years 1642-3

By Arthur Quiller-Couch
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  • THE SPLENDID SPUR
    • Being Memoirs of The Adventures of Mr. John Marvel, A Servant of His Late Majesty King Charles I., In The Years 1642-3: Written by Himself: Edited in Modern English by Q (Arthur T. Quiller Couch)
      • 1897
      • TO
      • EDWARD GWYNNE EARDLEY-WILMOT.
      • MY DEAR EDDIE,
      • Q.
    • 1897
    • TO
    • EDWARD GWYNNE EARDLEY-WILMOT.
    • MY DEAR EDDIE,
    • Q.
    • INTRODUCTORY NOTE.
      • "Q."
      • J. M. BARRIE.
    • "Q."
    • J. M. BARRIE.
  • THE SPLENDID SPUR.
    • CHAPTER I. — THE BOWLING-GREEN OF THE "CROWN."
    • CHAPTER II. — THE YOUNG MAN IN THE CLOAK OF AMBER SATIN,
    • CHAPTER III. — I FIND MYSELF IN A TAVERN BRAWL: AND BARELY ESCAPE.
      • A. K.
    • A. K.
    • CHAPTER IV. — I TAKE THE ROAD.
    • CHAPTER V. — MY ADVENTURE AT THE "THREE CUPS."
    • CHAPTER VI. — THE FLIGHT IN THE PINE WOOD.
    • CHAPTER VII. — I FIND A COMRADE.
      • But I must go back a little and tell you what befell in my expedition.
    • But I must go back a little and tell you what befell in my expedition.
    • CHAPTER VIII. — I LOSE THE KING'S LETTER; AND AM CARRIED TO BRISTOL.
    • CHAPTER IX. — I BREAK OUT OF PRISON.
      • "D. K."
    • "D. K."
    • CHAPTER X. — CAPTAIN POTTERY AND CAPTAIN SETTLE.
    • CHAPTER XI. — I RIDE DOWN INTO TEMPLE: AND AM WELL TREATED THERE.
    • CHAPTER XII. — HOW JOAN SAVED THE ARMY OF THE WEST; AND SAW THE FIGHT ON BRADDOCK DOWN.
    • CHAPTER XIII. — I BUY A LOOKING GLASS AT BODMIN FAIR: AND MEET WITH MR. HANNIBAL
      • TINGCOMB.
    • TINGCOMB.
    • CHAPTER XIV. — I DO NO GOOD IN THE HOUSE OF GLEYS.
    • CHAPTER XV. — I LEAVE JOAN AND RIDE TO THE WARS.
    • CHAPTER XVI. — THE BATTLE OF STAMFORD HEATH.
    • CHAPTER XVII. — I MEET WITH A HAPPY ADVENTURE BY BURNING OF A GREEN LIGHT.
    • CHAPTER XVIII. — JOAN DOES ME HER LAST SERVICE.
    • CHAPTER XIX. — THE ADVENTURE OF THE HEARSE.
    • CHAPTER XX. — THE ADVENTURE OF THE LEDGE; AND HOW I SHOOK HANDS WITH MY COMRADE.
      • THE END.
    • THE END.
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