The Admirable Tinker Child of the World
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The Admirable Tinker Child of the World

By Edgar Jepson
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  • [Frontispiece: "Here's my father, or the police!"]
  • THE ADMIRABLE TINKER
    • CHILD OF THE WORLD
      • Illustrated by Margaret Eckerson
        • NEW YORK McCLURE, PHILLIPS & CO. MCMIV
      • NEW YORK McCLURE, PHILLIPS & CO. MCMIV
    • Illustrated by Margaret Eckerson
      • NEW YORK McCLURE, PHILLIPS & CO. MCMIV
    • NEW YORK McCLURE, PHILLIPS & CO. MCMIV
    • CONTENTS
    • LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS
      • "Here's my father, or the police!" . . . . . . . Frontispiece
      • He surveyed himself with an excited curiosity.
      • "I can't hold him!"
      • He poured comforting assurances of safety into her ears.
      • "She was quite out of control for a good five minutes."
      • "To-night reflect on your misdeeds. To-morrow we will treat of your ransom."
      • The pursuit was lively, but short.
      • It was his first essay as coiffeur.
      • As a battering-ram against the first and second buttons of his waistcoat.
      • "Hold it back!" screamed Tinker.
      • Over these agreeable occupations they talked.
      • And she paused to let the splendour of the gift sink in.
      • It's time these lubbers walked the plank.
    • "Here's my father, or the police!" . . . . . . . Frontispiece
    • He surveyed himself with an excited curiosity.
    • "I can't hold him!"
    • He poured comforting assurances of safety into her ears.
    • "She was quite out of control for a good five minutes."
    • "To-night reflect on your misdeeds. To-morrow we will treat of your ransom."
    • The pursuit was lively, but short.
    • It was his first essay as coiffeur.
    • As a battering-ram against the first and second buttons of his waistcoat.
    • "Hold it back!" screamed Tinker.
    • Over these agreeable occupations they talked.
    • And she paused to let the splendour of the gift sink in.
    • It's time these lubbers walked the plank.
  • THE ADMIRABLE TINKER
    • CHAPTER ONE
      • SIR TANCRED'S QUEST
      • CHAPTER TWO
      • THE FINDING OF TINKER
      • CHAPTER THREE
      • TINKER ACCEPTS HIS NAME
      • [Illustration: He surveyed himself with an excited curiosity.]
      • CHAPTER FOUR
      • THE TRAINING OF TINKER
      • CHAPTER FIVE
      • TINKER'S BIRTHDAY BLOODHOUND
      • [Illustration: "I can't hold him!"]
      • CHAPTER SIX
      • THE RESCUE OF ELIZABETH KERNABY
      • [Illustration: He poured comforting assurances of safety into her ears.]
      • CHAPTER SEVEN
      • THE STOLEN FLYING-MACHINE
      • [Illustration: "She was quite out of control for a good five minutes!"]
      • CHAPTER EIGHT
      • THE BARON AND THE MONEY-LENDER
      • [Illustration: "To-night reflect on your misdeeds. To-morrow we will treat of your ransom."]
      • CHAPTER NINE
      • TINKER INTERVENES
      • [Illustration: The pursuit was lively, but short.]
      • CHAPTER TEN
      • TINKER'S FOUNDLING
      • [Illustration: It was his first essay as coiffeur.]
      • CHAPTER ELEVEN
      • TINKER FROM THE MACHINE
      • [Illustration: As a battering ram upon the first and second buttons of his waistcoat.]
      • CHAPTER TWELVE
      • TINKER BORROWS A MOTOR-CAR
      • [Illustration: "Hold it back!" screamed Tinker.]
      • CHAPTER THIRTEEN
      • TINKER MEETS HIS OLD NURSE
      • CHAPTER FOURTEEN
      • TINKER TAKES SEPTIMUS RAINER IN HAND
      • [Illustration: Over these agreeable occupations they talked.]
      • CHAPTER FIFTEEN
      • TINKER ASSERTS THE RIGHTS OF THE EMPLOYER
      • CHAPTER SIXTEEN
      • TINKER DISOWNS HIS GRANDMOTHER
      • [Illustration: And she paused to let the splendour of the gift sink in.]
      • CHAPTER SEVENTEEN
      • TINKER AND THE COURSE OF TRUE LOVE
      • [Illustration: It's time these lubbers walked the plank.]
      • THE END
    • SIR TANCRED'S QUEST
    • CHAPTER TWO
    • THE FINDING OF TINKER
    • CHAPTER THREE
    • TINKER ACCEPTS HIS NAME
    • [Illustration: He surveyed himself with an excited curiosity.]
    • CHAPTER FOUR
    • THE TRAINING OF TINKER
    • CHAPTER FIVE
    • TINKER'S BIRTHDAY BLOODHOUND
    • [Illustration: "I can't hold him!"]
    • CHAPTER SIX
    • THE RESCUE OF ELIZABETH KERNABY
    • [Illustration: He poured comforting assurances of safety into her ears.]
    • CHAPTER SEVEN
    • THE STOLEN FLYING-MACHINE
    • [Illustration: "She was quite out of control for a good five minutes!"]
    • CHAPTER EIGHT
    • THE BARON AND THE MONEY-LENDER
    • [Illustration: "To-night reflect on your misdeeds. To-morrow we will treat of your ransom."]
    • CHAPTER NINE
    • TINKER INTERVENES
    • [Illustration: The pursuit was lively, but short.]
    • CHAPTER TEN
    • TINKER'S FOUNDLING
    • [Illustration: It was his first essay as coiffeur.]
    • CHAPTER ELEVEN
    • TINKER FROM THE MACHINE
    • [Illustration: As a battering ram upon the first and second buttons of his waistcoat.]
    • CHAPTER TWELVE
    • TINKER BORROWS A MOTOR-CAR
    • [Illustration: "Hold it back!" screamed Tinker.]
    • CHAPTER THIRTEEN
    • TINKER MEETS HIS OLD NURSE
    • CHAPTER FOURTEEN
    • TINKER TAKES SEPTIMUS RAINER IN HAND
    • [Illustration: Over these agreeable occupations they talked.]
    • CHAPTER FIFTEEN
    • TINKER ASSERTS THE RIGHTS OF THE EMPLOYER
    • CHAPTER SIXTEEN
    • TINKER DISOWNS HIS GRANDMOTHER
    • [Illustration: And she paused to let the splendour of the gift sink in.]
    • CHAPTER SEVENTEEN
    • TINKER AND THE COURSE OF TRUE LOVE
    • [Illustration: It's time these lubbers walked the plank.]
    • THE END
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