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Gascoyne, The Sandal-Wood Trader: A Tale of the Pacific

By R. M. (Robert Michael) Ballantyne
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  • GASCOYNE,
  • THE SANDAL-WOOD TRADER
    • A TALE OF THE PACIFIC.
      • Author of "Erling the Bold," "The Red Eric," "Deep Down," etc.
    • Author of "Erling the Bold," "The Red Eric," "Deep Down," etc.
  • CONTENTS.
  • GASCOYNE,
    • THE SANDAL-WOOD TRADER.
  • CHAPTER I.
    • THE SCHOONER.
  • CHAPTER II.
    • BUMPUS IS FIERY AND PHILOSOPHICAL—MURDEROUS DESIGNS FRUSTRATED.
  • CHAPTER III.
    • A BOUGH WALK ENLIVENED BY RAMBLING TALK—BUMPUS IS "AGREEABLE."
  • CHAPTER IV.
    • THE MISSIONARY—SUSPICIONS, SURPRISES, AND SURMISES.
  • CHAPTER V.
    • THE PASTOR'S HOUSEHOLD—PREPARATIONS FOR WAR.
  • CHAPTER VI.
    • SUSPICIONS ALLAYED AND REAWAKENED.
  • CHAPTER VII.
    • MASTER CORRIE CAUGHT NAPPING—SNAKES IN THE GRASS.
  • CHAPTER VIII.
    • A SURPRISE—A BATTLE AND A FIRE.
  • CHAPTER IX.
    • BAFFLED AND PERPLEXED—PLANS FOR A RESCUE.
  • CHAPTER X.
    • THE PURSUIT—POOPY, LED ON BY LOVE AND HATE, RUSHES TO THE RESCUE.
  • CHAPTER XI.
    • A GHOST—A TERRIBLE COMBAT ENDING IN A DREADFUL PLUNGE.
  • CHAPTER XII.
    • DANGEROUS NAVIGATION AND DOUBTFUL PILOTAGE—MONTAGUE IS HOT, GASCOYNE SARCASTIC.
  • CHAPTER XIII.
    • DOINGS ON BOARD THE "FOAM."
  • CHAPTER XIV.
    • GREATER MYSTERIES THAN EVER—A BOLD MOVE AND A NARROW ESCAPE.
  • CHAPTER XV.
    • REMARKABLE DOINGS OF POOPY—EXTRAORDINARY CASE OF RESUSCITATION.
  • CHAPTER XVI.
    • A WILD CHASE—HOPE, DISAPPOINTMENT, AND DESPAIR—THE SANDAL-WOOD TRADER OUTWITS THE MAN-OF-WAR.
  • CHAPTER XVII.
    • THE ESCAPE.
  • CHAPTER XVIII.
    • THE GOAT'S PASS—AN ATTACK, A BLOODLESS VICTORY, AND A SERMON.
  • CHAPTER XIX.
    • SORROW AND SYMPATHY—THE WIDOW BECOMES A PLEADER AND HER SON ENGAGES IN A SINGLE COMBAT.
  • CHAPTER XX.
    • MYSTERIOUS CONSULTATIONS AND PLANS—GASCOYNE ASTONISHES HIS FRIENDS, AND MAKES AN UNEXPECTED CONFESSION.
  • CHAPTER XXI.
    • A TERRIBLE DOOM FOR AN INNOCENT MAN.
  • CHAPTER XXII.
    • THE RENDEZVOUS—AN EPISODE—PECULIAR CIRCUMSTANCES—OTHER MATTERS.
  • CHAPTER XXIII.
    • PLANS PARTIALLY CARRIED OUT—THE CUTTER'S FATE—AND A SERIOUS MISFORTUNE.
  • CHAPTER XXIV.
    • AN UNEXPECTED MEETING—DOINGS ON THE ISLE OF PALMS—GASCOYNE'S DESPAIR.
  • CHAPTER XXV.
    • SURLY DICK THE RESCUE.
  • CHAPTER XXVI.
    • THE CAPTURE AND THE FIRE.
  • CHAPTER XXVII.
    • PLEADING FOR LIFE.
  • CHAPTER XXVIII.
    • A PECULIAR CONFIDANT—MORE DIFFICULTIES, AND VARIOUS PLANS TO OVERCOME THEM.
  • CHAPTER XXIX.
    • BUMPUS IS PERPLEXED—MYSTERIOUS COMMUNINGS, AND A CURIOUS LEAVE-TAKING.
  • CHAPTER XXX.
    • MORE LEAVING—DEEP DESIGNS—BUMPUS IN A NEW CAPACITY.
  • CHAPTER XXXI.
    • THE AMBUSH—THE ESCAPE—RETRIBUTIVE JUSTICE—AND CONCLUSION.
      • THE END.
    • THE END.
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