The Lighted Match
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The Lighted Match

By Charles Neville Buck
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  • THE LIGHTED MATCH
    • SHE HELD OUT HER HAND TO BENTON AND WATCHED, TRANCE-LIKE, HIS LOWERED HEAD AS HE BENT HIS LIPS TO HER FINGERS.
      • Copyright, 1911, by
      • W. J. WATT & COMPANY
        • Published May
        • PRESS OF BRAUNWORTH & CO. BOOKBINDERS AND PRINTERS BROOKLYN, N. Y.
        • To K. du P.
      • Published May
      • PRESS OF BRAUNWORTH & CO. BOOKBINDERS AND PRINTERS BROOKLYN, N. Y.
      • To K. du P.
    • Copyright, 1911, by
    • W. J. WATT & COMPANY
      • Published May
      • PRESS OF BRAUNWORTH & CO. BOOKBINDERS AND PRINTERS BROOKLYN, N. Y.
      • To K. du P.
    • Published May
    • PRESS OF BRAUNWORTH & CO. BOOKBINDERS AND PRINTERS BROOKLYN, N. Y.
    • To K. du P.
    • CONTENTS
    • ILLUSTRATIONS
  • THE LIGHTED MATCH
    • CHAPTER I
      • AN OMEN IS CONSTRUED
    • AN OMEN IS CONSTRUED
    • CHAPTER II
      • BENTON PLAYS MAGICIAN
    • BENTON PLAYS MAGICIAN
    • CHAPTER III
      • THE MOON OVERHEARS
        • "PLEASE, SIR, DON'T STEP ON ME."
      • "PLEASE, SIR, DON'T STEP ON ME."
    • THE MOON OVERHEARS
      • "PLEASE, SIR, DON'T STEP ON ME."
    • "PLEASE, SIR, DON'T STEP ON ME."
    • CHAPTER IV
      • THE DOCTRINE ACCORDING TO JONESY
    • THE DOCTRINE ACCORDING TO JONESY
    • CHAPTER V
      • IT IS DECIDED TO MASQUERADE
    • IT IS DECIDED TO MASQUERADE
    • CHAPTER VI
      • IN WHICH ROMEO BECOMES DROMIO
    • IN WHICH ROMEO BECOMES DROMIO
    • CHAPTER VII
      • IN WHICH DROMIO BECOMES ROMEO
    • IN WHICH DROMIO BECOMES ROMEO
    • CHAPTER VIII
      • THE PRINCESS CONSULTS JONESY
    • THE PRINCESS CONSULTS JONESY
    • CHAPTER IX
      • THE TOREADOR APPEARS
    • THE TOREADOR APPEARS
    • CHAPTER X
      • OF CERTAIN TRANSPIRINGS AT A CAFÉ TABLE
        • HIS TEETH GLEAMED WHITE AS HE CONTEMPLATED THE LITTLE SPURT OF HISSING FLAME.
      • HIS TEETH GLEAMED WHITE AS HE CONTEMPLATED THE LITTLE SPURT OF HISSING FLAME.
    • OF CERTAIN TRANSPIRINGS AT A CAFÉ TABLE
      • HIS TEETH GLEAMED WHITE AS HE CONTEMPLATED THE LITTLE SPURT OF HISSING FLAME.
    • HIS TEETH GLEAMED WHITE AS HE CONTEMPLATED THE LITTLE SPURT OF HISSING FLAME.
    • CHAPTER XI
      • THE PASSING PRINCESS AND THE MISTAKEN COUNTESS
    • THE PASSING PRINCESS AND THE MISTAKEN COUNTESS
    • CHAPTER XII
      • BENTON MUST DECIDE
    • BENTON MUST DECIDE
    • CHAPTER XIII
      • CONCERNING FAREWELLS AND WARNINGS
    • CONCERNING FAREWELLS AND WARNINGS
    • CHAPTER XIV
      • COUNTESS AND CABINET NOIR JOIN FORCES
    • COUNTESS AND CABINET NOIR JOIN FORCES
    • CHAPTER XV
      • THE TOREADOR BECOMES AMBASSADOR
    • THE TOREADOR BECOMES AMBASSADOR
    • CHAPTER XVI
      • THE AMBASSADOR BECOMES ADMIRAL
    • THE AMBASSADOR BECOMES ADMIRAL
    • CHAPTER XVII
      • BENTON CALLS ON THE KING
    • BENTON CALLS ON THE KING
    • CHAPTER XVIII
      • IN WHICH THE SPHINX BREAKS SILENCE
    • IN WHICH THE SPHINX BREAKS SILENCE
    • CHAPTER XIX
      • THE JACKAL TAKES THE TRAIL
    • THE JACKAL TAKES THE TRAIL
    • CHAPTER XX
      • THE DEATH Of ROMANCE IS DEPLORED
    • THE DEATH Of ROMANCE IS DEPLORED
    • CHAPTER XXI
      • NAPLES ASSUMES NEW BEAUTY
    • NAPLES ASSUMES NEW BEAUTY
    • CHAPTER XXII
      • THE SENTRY BOX ANSWERS THE KING'S QUERY
    • THE SENTRY BOX ANSWERS THE KING'S QUERY
    • CHAPTER XXIII
      • "SCARABS OF A DEAD DYNASTY"
    • "SCARABS OF A DEAD DYNASTY"
    • CHAPTER XXIV
      • IN WHICH KINGS AND COMMONERS DISCUSS LOVE
    • IN WHICH KINGS AND COMMONERS DISCUSS LOVE
    • CHAPTER XXV
      • ABDUL SAID BEY EFFECTS A RESCUE
    • ABDUL SAID BEY EFFECTS A RESCUE
    • CHAPTER XXVI
      • IN A CURIO SHOP IN STAMBOUL.
    • IN A CURIO SHOP IN STAMBOUL.
    • CHAPTER XXVII
      • BENTON SAYS GOOD-BY
    • BENTON SAYS GOOD-BY
    • CHAPTER XXVIII
      • JUSSERET MAKES A REPORT
        • THE END
      • THE END
    • JUSSERET MAKES A REPORT
      • THE END
    • THE END
    • BIOGRAPHIES
    • CHARLES NEVILLE BUCK
    • PELHAM GRANVILLE WODEHOUSE
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