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The House of the White Shadows

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  • THE HOUSE OF THE WHITE SHADOWS
    • By
    • B. L. FARJEON
      • R. F. FENNO & COMPANY PUBLISHERS, NEW YORK: 1904
    • R. F. FENNO & COMPANY PUBLISHERS, NEW YORK: 1904
    • BENJAMIN LEOPOLD FARJEON
    • CONTENTS.
      • Book I.--The Trial of Gautran.
      • Book II.--The Confession.
      • Book III.--The Grave of Honour.
      • Book IV.--The Battle with Conscience.
      • Book V.--The Doom Of Gautran.
      • Book VI.--A Record Of The Past.
      • Book VII.--Retribution.
    • Book I.--The Trial of Gautran.
    • Book II.--The Confession.
    • Book III.--The Grave of Honour.
    • Book IV.--The Battle with Conscience.
    • Book V.--The Doom Of Gautran.
    • Book VI.--A Record Of The Past.
    • Book VII.--Retribution.
  • THE HOUSE OF WHITE SHADOWS.
  • BOOK I.--THE TRIAL OF GAUTRAN.
    • CHAPTER I
      • ONLY A FLOWER-GIRL.
    • ONLY A FLOWER-GIRL.
    • CHAPTER II
      • THE ARRIVAL OF THE ADVOCATE
    • THE ARRIVAL OF THE ADVOCATE
    • CHAPTER III
      • THE ADVOCATE'S WIFE INSISTS UPON HAVING HER WAY
    • THE ADVOCATE'S WIFE INSISTS UPON HAVING HER WAY
    • CHAPTER IV
      • JACOB HARTRICH, THE BANKER, GIVES HIS REASONS FOR BELIEVING GAUTRAN THE WOODMAN GUILTY OF THE MURDER OF MADELINE
    • JACOB HARTRICH, THE BANKER, GIVES HIS REASONS FOR BELIEVING GAUTRAN THE WOODMAN GUILTY OF THE MURDER OF MADELINE
    • CHAPTER V
      • FRITZ THE FOOL
    • FRITZ THE FOOL
    • CHAPTER VI
      • MISTRESS AND MAID
    • MISTRESS AND MAID
    • CHAPTER VII
      • A VISIT FROM PIERRE LAMONT--DREAMS OF LOVE
    • A VISIT FROM PIERRE LAMONT--DREAMS OF LOVE
    • CHAPTER VIII
      • THE INTERVIEW IN THE PRISON
    • THE INTERVIEW IN THE PRISON
    • CHAPTER IX
      • THE ADVOCATE UNDERTAKES A STRANGE TASK.
    • THE ADVOCATE UNDERTAKES A STRANGE TASK.
    • CHAPTER X
      • TWO LETTERS--FROM FRIEND TO FRIEND, FROM LOVER TO LOVER
      • I
      • II
    • TWO LETTERS--FROM FRIEND TO FRIEND, FROM LOVER TO LOVER
    • I
    • II
    • CHAPTER XI
      • FIRE AND SNOW--FOOL FRITZ INFORMS PIERRE LAMONT WHERE ACTUAL LOVE COMMENCES
    • FIRE AND SNOW--FOOL FRITZ INFORMS PIERRE LAMONT WHERE ACTUAL LOVE COMMENCES
    • CHAPTER XII
      • THE STRUGGLE OF LOVE AND DUTY
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    • THE STRUGGLE OF LOVE AND DUTY
      • * * * * * *
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    • * * * * * *
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    • CHAPTER XIII
      • THE TRIAL OF GAUTRAN
    • THE TRIAL OF GAUTRAN
    • CHAPTER XIV.
      • THE EVIDENCE OF WITNESSES
    • THE EVIDENCE OF WITNESSES
    • CHAPTER XV
      • THE WIDOW JOSEPH GIVES EVIDENCE RESPECTING A MYSTERIOUS VISITOR
    • THE WIDOW JOSEPH GIVES EVIDENCE RESPECTING A MYSTERIOUS VISITOR
    • CHAPTER XVI
      • THE CONCLUSION OF THE PROSECUTION
    • THE CONCLUSION OF THE PROSECUTION
    • CHAPTER XVII
      • THE ADVOCATES DEFENCE--THE VERDICT
    • THE ADVOCATES DEFENCE--THE VERDICT
  • BOOK II.--THE CONFESSION.
    • CHAPTER I
      • A LETTER FROM JOHN VANBRUGH
    • A LETTER FROM JOHN VANBRUGH
    • CHAPTER II
      • A STARTLING INTERRUPTION
    • A STARTLING INTERRUPTION
    • CHAPTER III
      • IN THE DEAD OF NIGHT
    • IN THE DEAD OF NIGHT
    • CHAPTER IV
      • THE CONFESSION
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    • THE CONFESSION
      • * * * * * *
    • * * * * * *
  • BOOK III.--THE GRAVE OF HONOUR.
    • CHAPTER I
      • PREPARATIONS FOR A VISITOR
    • PREPARATIONS FOR A VISITOR
    • CHAPTER II
      • A LOVE STORY OF THE PAST
    • A LOVE STORY OF THE PAST
    • CHAPTER III
      • A MOTHER'S TREACHERY
    • A MOTHER'S TREACHERY
    • CHAPTER IV
      • HUSBAND AND WIFE
    • HUSBAND AND WIFE
    • CHAPTER V
      • THE GATHERING OF THE STORM
    • THE GATHERING OF THE STORM
    • CHAPTER VI
      • THE GRAVE OF HONOUR
    • THE GRAVE OF HONOUR
    • CHAPTER VII
      • HUSBAND AND WIFE
    • HUSBAND AND WIFE
    • CHAPTER VIII
      • THE COMPACT
    • THE COMPACT
    • CHAPTER IX
      • MOTHER DENISE HAS STRANGE FANCIES IN THE NIGHT
    • MOTHER DENISE HAS STRANGE FANCIES IN THE NIGHT
    • CHAPTER X
      • CHRISTIAN ALMER'S CHILD-LIFE
    • CHRISTIAN ALMER'S CHILD-LIFE
    • CHAPTER XI
      • BEATRICE ALMER GIVES A PROMISE TO HER SON
    • BEATRICE ALMER GIVES A PROMISE TO HER SON
    • CHAPTER XII
      • THE LAST MEETING BETWEEN HUSBAND AND WIFE
    • THE LAST MEETING BETWEEN HUSBAND AND WIFE
    • CHAPTER XIII
      • THE ARRIVAL OF CHRISTIAN ALMER
    • THE ARRIVAL OF CHRISTIAN ALMER
  • BOOK IV.--THE BATTLE WITH CONSCIENCE
    • CHAPTER I
      • LAWYER AND PRIEST
    • LAWYER AND PRIEST
    • CHAPTER II
      • THE WHITE SHADOW
    • THE WHITE SHADOW
    • CHAPTER III
      • THE WATCH ON THE HILL
    • THE WATCH ON THE HILL
    • CHAPTER IV
      • THE SILENT VOICE
    • THE SILENT VOICE
    • CHAPTER V
      • GAUTRAN FINDS A REFUGE
    • GAUTRAN FINDS A REFUGE
    • CHAPTER VI
      • PIERRE LAMONT READS LOVE-VERSES TO FRITZ THE FOOL
    • PIERRE LAMONT READS LOVE-VERSES TO FRITZ THE FOOL
    • CHAPTER VII
      • MISTRESS AND MAID
    • MISTRESS AND MAID
    • CHAPTER VIII
      • IN THE HOME OF HIS CHILDHOOD
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      • * * * *
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    • IN THE HOME OF HIS CHILDHOOD
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    • CHAPTER IX
      • CHRISTIAN ALMER RECEIVES TWO VISITORS
    • CHRISTIAN ALMER RECEIVES TWO VISITORS
    • CHAPTER X
      • A BRIEF SURVEY OF THE WEB
    • A BRIEF SURVEY OF THE WEB
    • CHAPTER XI
      • A CRISIS
    • A CRISIS
    • CHAPTER XII
      • SELF-JUSTIFICATION
    • SELF-JUSTIFICATION
    • CHAPTER XIII
      • SHADOWS
    • SHADOWS
    • CHAPTER XIV
      • THE ADVOCATE FEARS HE HAS CREATED A MONSTER
    • THE ADVOCATE FEARS HE HAS CREATED A MONSTER
    • CHAPTER XV
      • GAUTRAN AND THE ADVOCATE
    • GAUTRAN AND THE ADVOCATE
    • CHAPTER XVI
      • PIERRE LAMONT SEEKS THE HOSPITALITY OF THE HOUSE OF WHITE SHADOWS.
    • PIERRE LAMONT SEEKS THE HOSPITALITY OF THE HOUSE OF WHITE SHADOWS.
    • CHAPTER XVII
      • FRITZ THE FOOL RELATES A STRANGE DREAM TO PIERRE LAMONT
    • FRITZ THE FOOL RELATES A STRANGE DREAM TO PIERRE LAMONT
  • BOOK V.--THE DOOM OF GAUTRAN.
    • CHAPTER I
      • ADELAIDE STRIVES TO PROPITIATE PIERRE LAMONT
    • ADELAIDE STRIVES TO PROPITIATE PIERRE LAMONT
    • CHAPTER II
      • GAUTRAN SEEKS JOHN VANBRUGH
    • GAUTRAN SEEKS JOHN VANBRUGH
    • CHAPTER III
      • GAUTRAN RESOLVES ON A PLAN OF ESCAPE
    • GAUTRAN RESOLVES ON A PLAN OF ESCAPE
    • CHAPTER IV
      • HEAVEN'S JUDGMENT
    • HEAVEN'S JUDGMENT
    • CHAPTER V
      • FATHER CAPEL DISCOVERS GAUTRAN IN HIS PERIL
    • FATHER CAPEL DISCOVERS GAUTRAN IN HIS PERIL
    • CHAPTER VI
      • THE WRITTEN CONFESSION
    • THE WRITTEN CONFESSION
  • BOOK VI.--A RECORD OF THE PAST
    • CHAPTER I
      • THE DISCOVERY OF THE MANUSCRIPT
    • THE DISCOVERY OF THE MANUSCRIPT
    • CHAPTER II
      • CHRISTIAN ALMER'S FATHER
    • CHRISTIAN ALMER'S FATHER
    • CHAPTER III
      • A DISHONOURABLE CONCEALMENT
    • A DISHONOURABLE CONCEALMENT
    • CHAPTER IV
      • M. GABRIEL IS DISMISSED
    • M. GABRIEL IS DISMISSED
    • CHAPTER V
      • THE THIEF IN THE NIGHT
    • THE THIEF IN THE NIGHT
    • CHAPTER VI
      • THE HIDDEN CRIME
    • THE HIDDEN CRIME
    • CHAPTER VII
      • FALSE WIFE, FALSE FRIEND
    • FALSE WIFE, FALSE FRIEND
  • BOOK VII.--RETRIBUTION
    • CHAPTER I
      • JOHN VANBRUGH AND THE ADVOCATE
    • JOHN VANBRUGH AND THE ADVOCATE
    • CHAPTER II
      • A TERRIBLE REVELATION
    • A TERRIBLE REVELATION
    • CHAPTER III
      • PAULINE
    • PAULINE
    • CHAPTER IV
      • ONWARD--TO DEATH
    • ONWARD--TO DEATH
    • CHAPTER V
      • THE DOOM OF THE HOUSE OF WHITE SHADOWS
      • THE END
    • THE DOOM OF THE HOUSE OF WHITE SHADOWS
    • THE END
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