The Evil Eye; Or, The Black Spector The Works of William Carleton, Volume One

The Evil Eye; Or, The Black Spector The Works of William Carleton, Volume One

By William Carleton
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Table of Contents
  • List of Illustrations
  • CHAPTER I. Short and Preliminary.
  • CHAPTER II. A Murderer's Wake and the Arrival of a Stranger
  • CHAPTER III. Breakfast next morning.
    • —Woodward, on his way Home, meets a Stranger.—Their Conversation.
  • CHAPTER IV. Woodward meets a Guide
    • —His Reception at Home—Preparations for a Fete.
  • CHAPTER V. The Bonfire—The Prodigy.
  • CHAPTER VI. Shawn-na-Middogue
    • —Shan-Dhinne-Dhuv, or The Black Spectre.
  • CHAPTER VII. A Council of Two
    • —Visit to Beech Grove.—The Herbalist
  • CHAPTER VIII. A Healing of the Breach.
    • —A Proposal for Marriage Accepted.
  • CHAPTER IX. Chase of the White Hare.
    • "Hark, forward, forward; holla ho!"
  • CHAPTER X. True Love Defeated.
  • CHAPTER XI. A Conjurer's Levee.
  • CHAPTER XII. Fortune-telling
  • CHAPTER XIII. Woodward is Discarded from Mr. Goodwin's Family
    • —Other Particulars of Importance.
  • CHAPTER XIV. Shawn-na-Middogue Stabs Charles Lindsay
    • Shawn-na-Middogue Stabs Charles Lindsay in Mistake for his Brother
  • CHAPTER XV. The Banshee.—Disappearance of Grace Davoren.
  • CHAPTER XVI. A House of Sorrow.
    • —After which follows a Courting Scene.
  • CHAPTER XVII. Description of the Original Tory
    • —Their Manner of Swearing
  • CHAPTER XVIII. The Toir, or Tory Hunt.
  • CHAPTER XIX. Plans and Negotiations.
  • CHAPTER XX. Woodward's Visit to Ballyspellan.
  • CHAPTER XXI. The Dinner at Ballyspellan
    • —The Appearance Woodward.—Valentine Greatrakes.
  • CHAPTER XXII. History of the Black Spectre.
  • CHAPTER XXIII. Greatrakes at Work—Denouement
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