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The Seeker

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  • The Project Gutenberg eBook, The Seeker, by Harry Leon Wilson, Illustrated by Rose Cecil O'Neill
    • E-text prepared by Suzanne Shell, Project Gutenberg Beginners Projects, Carla McDonald, and the Project Gutenberg Online Distributed Proofreading Team (http://www.pgdp.net)
  • THE SEEKER
    • BY
    • HARRY LEON WILSON
      • Author of "The Spenders" "The Lions of the Lord," Etc.
      • ILLUSTRATED BY ROSE CECIL O'NEILL
        • 1904
      • 1904
    • Author of "The Spenders" "The Lions of the Lord," Etc.
    • ILLUSTRATED BY ROSE CECIL O'NEILL
      • 1904
    • 1904
    • CONTENTS
    • BOOK ONE—The Age Of Fable
    • BOOK TWO—The Age of Reason
    • BOOK THREE—The Age of Faith
    • SCENES
    • CHARACTERS
    • List of Illustrations
  • THE SEEKER
  • BOOK ONE—THE AGE OF FABLE
    • CHAPTER I
      • How the Christmas Saint was Proved
    • How the Christmas Saint was Proved
    • CHAPTER II
      • An Old Man Faces Two Ways
    • An Old Man Faces Two Ways
    • CHAPTER III
      • The Cult of the Candy Cane
    • The Cult of the Candy Cane
    • CHAPTER IV
      • The Big House of Portents
    • The Big House of Portents
    • CHAPTER V
      • The Life of Crime is Appraised and Chosen
    • The Life of Crime is Appraised and Chosen
    • CHAPTER VI
      • The Garden of Truth and the Perfect Father
    • The Garden of Truth and the Perfect Father
    • CHAPTER VII
      • The Superlative Cousin Bill J.
    • The Superlative Cousin Bill J.
    • CHAPTER VIII
      • Searching the Scriptures
    • Searching the Scriptures
    • CHAPTER IX
      • On Surviving the Idols We Build
    • On Surviving the Idols We Build
    • CHAPTER X
      • The Passing of the Gratcher; and Another
    • The Passing of the Gratcher; and Another
    • CHAPTER XI
      • The Strong Person's Narrative
    • The Strong Person's Narrative
    • CHAPTER XII
      • A New Theory of a Certain Wicked Man
    • A New Theory of a Certain Wicked Man
  • BOOK TWO—THE AGE OF REASON
    • CHAPTER I
      • The Regrettable Dementia of a Convalescent
    • The Regrettable Dementia of a Convalescent
    • CHAPTER II
      • Further Distressing Fantasies of a Clouded Mind
    • Further Distressing Fantasies of a Clouded Mind
    • CHAPTER III
      • Reason Is Again Enthroned
    • Reason Is Again Enthroned
    • CHAPTER IV
      • A Few Letters
    • A Few Letters
    • CHAPTER V
      • "Is the Hand of the Lord Waxed Short?"
    • "Is the Hand of the Lord Waxed Short?"
    • CHAPTER VI
      • In the Folly of His Youth
    • In the Folly of His Youth
  • BOOK THREE—The Age of Faith
    • CHAPTER I
      • The Perverse Behaviour of an Old Man and a Young Man
    • The Perverse Behaviour of an Old Man and a Young Man
    • CHAPTER II
      • How a Brother was Different
    • How a Brother was Different
    • CHAPTER III
      • How Edom was Favoured of God and Mammon
    • How Edom was Favoured of God and Mammon
    • CHAPTER IV
      • The Winning of Browett
    • The Winning of Browett
    • CHAPTER V
      • A Belated Martyrdom
    • A Belated Martyrdom
    • CHAPTER VI
      • The Walls of St. Antipas Fall at the Third Blast
    • The Walls of St. Antipas Fall at the Third Blast
    • CHAPTER VII
      • There Entereth the Serpent of Inappreciation
    • There Entereth the Serpent of Inappreciation
    • CHAPTER VIII
      • The Apple of Doubt Is Nibbled
    • The Apple of Doubt Is Nibbled
    • CHAPTER IX
      • Sinful Perverseness of the Natural Woman
    • Sinful Perverseness of the Natural Woman
    • CHAPTER X
      • The Reason of a Woman Who Had No Reason
    • The Reason of a Woman Who Had No Reason
    • CHAPTER XI
      • The Remorse of Wondering Nancy
    • The Remorse of Wondering Nancy
    • CHAPTER XII
      • The Flexible Mind of a Pleased Husband
    • The Flexible Mind of a Pleased Husband
    • CHAPTER XIII
      • The Wheels within Wheels of the Great Machine
    • The Wheels within Wheels of the Great Machine
    • CHAPTER XIV
      • The Ineffective Message
    • The Ineffective Message
    • CHAPTER XV
      • The Woman at the End of the Path
    • The Woman at the End of the Path
    • CHAPTER XVI
      • In Which the Mirror is Held up to Human Nature
    • In Which the Mirror is Held up to Human Nature
    • CHAPTER XVII
      • For the Sake of Nancy
    • For the Sake of Nancy
    • CHAPTER XVIII
      • The Fell Finger of Calumny Seems to be Agreeably Diverted
    • The Fell Finger of Calumny Seems to be Agreeably Diverted
    • CHAPTER XIX
      • A Mere Bit of Gossip
    • A Mere Bit of Gossip
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