The Bright Face of Danger Being an Account of Some Adventures of Henri de Launay, Son of the Sieur de la Tournoire
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The Bright Face of Danger Being an Account of Some Adventures of Henri de Launay, Son of the Sieur de la Tournoire

By Robert Neilson Stephens
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  • The Bright Face of Danger
  • Being an Account of Some Adventures of Henri de Launay, Son of the Sieur de la Tournoire. Freely Translated into Modern English
    • Author of "An Enemy to the King," "Philip Winwood," "The Mystery of Murray Davenport," etc.
    • Illustrated by H. C. Edwards
    • Boston L. C. Page & Company Mdcccciiii
    • Copyright, 1904 By L. C. Page & Company
    • Entered at Stationers' Hall, London All rights reserved
    • Published April, 1904 Colonial Press
    • Electrotyped and Printed by C. H. Simonds & Co. Boston. Mass., U.S.A.
    • "'I GIVE YOU ONE CHANCE FOR YOUR LIFE,' SAID I QUICKLY."
  • CONTENTS
  • LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS
  • THE BRIGHT FACE OF DANGER
  • CHAPTER I.
    • MONSIEUR HENRI DE LAUNAY SETS OUT ON A JOURNEY
  • CHAPTER II.
    • A YOUNG MAN WHO WENT SINGING
    • "'AND NOW SHE WILL WAIT FOR HIM IN VAIN!'"
  • CHAPTER III.
    • WHERE THE LADY WAS
  • CHAPTER IV.
    • WHO THE LADY WAS
  • CHAPTER V.
    • THE CHATEAU DE LAVARDIN
  • CHAPTER VI.
    • WHAT THE PERIL WAS
    • "WE WERE INTERRUPTED BY A LOW CRY."
  • CHAPTER VII.
    • STRANGE DISAPPEARANCES
  • CHAPTER VIII.
    • MATHILDE
  • CHAPTER IX.
    • THE WINDING STAIRS
    • "'THE WRETCHES!' SAID THE TORTURED COUNT, STAGGERING TO HIS FEET."
  • CHAPTER X.
    • MORE THAN MERE PITY
  • CHAPTER XI.
    • THE RAT-HOLE AND THE WATER-JUG
  • CHAPTER XII.
    • THE ROPE LADDER
    • "I LEAPED OVER THE BED, AND UPON THE MAN WHO WAS TRYING TO STRANGLE THE COUNTESS."
  • CHAPTER XIII.
    • THE PARTING
  • CHAPTER XIV.
    • IN THE FOREST
  • CHAPTER XV.
    • THE TOWER OF MORLON
  • CHAPTER XVI.
    • THE MERCY OF CAPTAIN FERRAGANT
  • CHAPTER XVII.
    • THE SWORD OF LA TOURNOIRE
    • "MY FATHER'S THRUSTS BECAME NOW SO QUICK AND CONTINUOUS."
  • CHAPTER XVIII.
    • THE MOUSTACHES OF BRIGNAN DE BRIGNAN
  • CHAPTER XIX.
    • AFTERWARDS
      • THE END.
    • THE END.
  • Works of Robert Neilson Stephens
  • L. C. Page and Company
    • The Mystery of Murray Davenport.
    • The Daughter of the Dawn.
    • The Spoilsmen.
    • A Daughter of Thespis.
    • Prince Hagen.
    • Earth's Enigmas.
    • The Silent Maid.
    • The Golden Kingdom.
    • The Promotion of the Admiral.
    • The Schemers.
    • A Tale of Modern Life.
    • The Captain's Wife.
    • The Story of the Foss River Ranch.
    • The Interference of Patricia.
    • A Book Of Girls.
    • Count Zarka.
    • The Golden Dwarf.
    • Alain Tanger's Wife.
    • The Diary of a Year.
    • Passages in the Life of a Woman of the World. Edited by Mrs. Charles H. E. Brookfield.
    • The Red Triangle. Being some further chronicles of Martin Hewitt, investigator.
    • COMMONWEALTH SERIES No. 7.
    • The Philadelphians:
    • As Seen by a New York Woman.
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