The Adventures of a Three-Guinea Watch
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The Adventures of a Three-Guinea Watch

By Talbot Baines Reed
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  • Talbot Baines Reed
  • "The Adventures of a Three-Guinea Watch"
    • Chapter One.
      • My infancy and education—How I was sold and who bought me.
    • My infancy and education—How I was sold and who bought me.
    • Chapter Two.
      • How I was presented to a boy, and of a certain journey we took together.
    • How I was presented to a boy, and of a certain journey we took together.
    • Chapter Three.
      • How my master and I reach Randlebury in state, and of a great calamity.
    • How my master and I reach Randlebury in state, and of a great calamity.
    • Chapter Four.
      • How I was cured of my ailments, and how my master began life at Randlebury.
    • How I was cured of my ailments, and how my master began life at Randlebury.
    • Chapter Five.
      • How my master entered and quitted the head master’s study twice in one morning.
    • How my master entered and quitted the head master’s study twice in one morning.
    • Chapter Six.
      • How my master had both his friends and his enemies at Randlebury.
    • How my master had both his friends and his enemies at Randlebury.
    • Chapter Seven.
      • How a pleasant treat in store was prepared for my master.
    • How a pleasant treat in store was prepared for my master.
    • Chapter Eight.
      • How my master did not catch the fish he expected.
    • How my master did not catch the fish he expected.
    • Chapter Nine.
      • How my master and I had quite as much excitement in one afternoon as was good for us.
    • How my master and I had quite as much excitement in one afternoon as was good for us.
    • Chapter Ten.
      • How I changed hands and quitted Randlebury.
    • How I changed hands and quitted Randlebury.
    • Chapter Eleven.
      • How Tom Drift made one start in London, and prepared to make another.
    • How Tom Drift made one start in London, and prepared to make another.
    • Chapter Twelve.
      • How Tom Drift begins to go downhill.
    • How Tom Drift begins to go downhill.
    • Chapter Thirteen.
      • How Tom Drift, still going downhill, met my old master.
    • How Tom Drift, still going downhill, met my old master.
    • Chapter Fourteen.
      • How Tom Drift parted with his best friend.
    • How Tom Drift parted with his best friend.
    • Chapter Fifteen.
      • How I found myself in very low company.
    • How I found myself in very low company.
    • Chapter Sixteen.
      • How I changed masters twice in two days, and after all found myself in pawn.
    • How I changed masters twice in two days, and after all found myself in pawn.
    • Chapter Seventeen.
      • How Tom Drift gets lower still.
    • How Tom Drift gets lower still.
    • Chapter Eighteen.
      • How I was knocked down by an auctioneer, and picked up by a countryman.
    • How I was knocked down by an auctioneer, and picked up by a countryman.
    • Chapter Nineteen.
      • How, after much ceremony, I found myself in the pocket of a genius.
    • How, after much ceremony, I found myself in the pocket of a genius.
    • Chapter Twenty.
      • How my new master made trial of a pursuit of knowledge under difficulties.
    • How my new master made trial of a pursuit of knowledge under difficulties.
    • Chapter Twenty One.
      • How my master fared at Saint George’s College and met an old acquaintance of the reader’s there.
    • How my master fared at Saint George’s College and met an old acquaintance of the reader’s there.
    • Chapter Twenty Two.
      • How my master and I went out to breakfast, and whom we met.
    • How my master and I went out to breakfast, and whom we met.
    • Chapter Twenty Three.
      • How Jim’s uncle and aunt spent a different sort of day from that which they had expected.
    • How Jim’s uncle and aunt spent a different sort of day from that which they had expected.
    • Chapter Twenty Four.
      • How George Reader went up for his final examination and left me behind him.
    • How George Reader went up for his final examination and left me behind him.
    • Chapter Twenty Five.
      • How I fall into the hands of an old friend.
    • How I fall into the hands of an old friend.
    • Chapter Twenty Six.
      • How I was unexpectedly enlisted in a new service, in company with an Irishman.
    • How I was unexpectedly enlisted in a new service, in company with an Irishman.
    • Chapter Twenty Seven.
      • How I made a long journey, and reached the happiest moment of my life.
    • How I made a long journey, and reached the happiest moment of my life.
    • Chapter Twenty Eight.
      • How I saved my master’s life, and retired from active service.
    • How I saved my master’s life, and retired from active service.
    • Chapter Twenty Nine.
      • Which brings my adventures to a close.
      • The End.
    • Which brings my adventures to a close.
    • The End.
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