Under False Pretences: A Novel
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Under False Pretences: A Novel

By Adeline Sergeant
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  • UNDER FALSE PRETENCES
    • A NOVEL.
      • AUTHOR OF Jacobi's Wife, Beyond Recall, An Open Foe, etc.
        • Entered according to the Act of the Parliament of Canada in the year one thousand eight hundred and eighty-nine by William Bryce, in the office of the Minister of Agriculture.
        • TORONTO; WILLIAM BRYCE, PUBLISHER.
      • Entered according to the Act of the Parliament of Canada in the year one thousand eight hundred and eighty-nine by William Bryce, in the office of the Minister of Agriculture.
      • TORONTO; WILLIAM BRYCE, PUBLISHER.
    • AUTHOR OF Jacobi's Wife, Beyond Recall, An Open Foe, etc.
      • Entered according to the Act of the Parliament of Canada in the year one thousand eight hundred and eighty-nine by William Bryce, in the office of the Minister of Agriculture.
      • TORONTO; WILLIAM BRYCE, PUBLISHER.
    • Entered according to the Act of the Parliament of Canada in the year one thousand eight hundred and eighty-nine by William Bryce, in the office of the Minister of Agriculture.
    • TORONTO; WILLIAM BRYCE, PUBLISHER.
    • UNDER FALSE PRETENCES.
    • CHAPTER I.
      • Prologue to the Story.
      • In Two Parts.
      • I.
      • II.
        • END OF THE PROLOGUE.
      • END OF THE PROLOGUE.
    • Prologue to the Story.
    • In Two Parts.
    • I.
    • II.
      • END OF THE PROLOGUE.
    • END OF THE PROLOGUE.
    • CHAPTER II.
    • CHAPTER III.
      • HUGO LUTTRELL.
    • HUGO LUTTRELL.
    • CHAPTER IV.
      • IN THE TWILIGHT.
    • IN THE TWILIGHT.
    • CHAPTER V.
      • THE DEAD MAN'S TESTIMONY.
    • THE DEAD MAN'S TESTIMONY.
    • CHAPTER VI.
      • MOTHER AND SON.
    • MOTHER AND SON.
    • CHAPTER VII.
      • A FAREWELL.
    • A FAREWELL.
    • CHAPTER VIII.
      • IN GOWER-STREET.
    • IN GOWER-STREET.
    • CHAPTER IX.
      • ELIZABETH'S WOOING.
    • ELIZABETH'S WOOING.
    • CHAPTER X.
      • BROTHER DINO.
    • BROTHER DINO.
    • CHAPTER XI.
      • ON A MOUNTAIN-SIDE.
    • ON A MOUNTAIN-SIDE.
    • CHAPTER XII.
      • THE HEIRESS OF STRATHLECKIE.
    • THE HEIRESS OF STRATHLECKIE.
    • CHAPTER XIII.
      • SAN STEFANO.
    • SAN STEFANO.
    • CHAPTER XIV.
      • THE PRIOR'S OPINION.
    • THE PRIOR'S OPINION.
    • CHAPTER XV.
      • THE VILLA VENTURI.
    • THE VILLA VENTURI.
    • CHAPTER XVI.
      • "WITHOUT A REFERENCE."
    • "WITHOUT A REFERENCE."
    • CHAPTER XVII.
      • PERCIVAL'S HOLIDAY.
    • PERCIVAL'S HOLIDAY.
    • CHAPTER XVIII.
      • THE MISTRESS OF NETHERGLEN.
    • THE MISTRESS OF NETHERGLEN.
    • CHAPTER XIX.
      • A LOST LETTER.
    • A LOST LETTER.
    • CHAPTER XX.
      • "MISCHIEF, THOU ART AFOOT."
    • "MISCHIEF, THOU ART AFOOT."
    • CHAPTER XXI.
      • A FLASK OF ITALIAN WINE.
    • A FLASK OF ITALIAN WINE.
    • CHAPTER XXII.
      • BRIAN'S WELCOME.
    • BRIAN'S WELCOME.
    • CHAPTER XXIII.
      • THE WISHING WELL.
    • THE WISHING WELL.
    • CHAPTER XXIV.
      • "GOOD-BYE."
    • "GOOD-BYE."
    • CHAPTER XXV.
      • A COVENANT.
    • A COVENANT.
    • CHAPTER XXVI.
      • ELIZABETH'S CONFESSION.
    • ELIZABETH'S CONFESSION.
    • CHAPTER XXVII.
      • PERCIVAL'S OWN WAY.
    • PERCIVAL'S OWN WAY.
    • CHAPTER XXVIII.
      • A REVELATION.
    • A REVELATION.
    • CHAPTER XXIX.
      • DINO'S PROPOSITION.
    • DINO'S PROPOSITION.
    • CHAPTER XXX.
      • FRIENDS AND BROTHERS.
    • FRIENDS AND BROTHERS.
    • CHAPTER XXXI.
      • ACCUSER AND ACCUSED.
    • ACCUSER AND ACCUSED.
    • CHAPTER XXXII.
      • RETRIBUTION.
    • RETRIBUTION.
    • CHAPTER XXXIII.
      • WHAT PERCIVAL KNEW.
    • WHAT PERCIVAL KNEW.
    • CHAPTER XXXIV.
      • PERCIVAL'S ATONEMENT.
    • PERCIVAL'S ATONEMENT.
    • CHAPTER XXXV.
      • DINO'S HOME-COMING.
    • DINO'S HOME-COMING.
    • CHAPTER XXXVI.
    • CHAPTER XXXVII.
      • WRECKED.
    • WRECKED.
    • CHAPTER XXXVIII.
      • ON THE ROCAS REEF.
    • ON THE ROCAS REEF.
    • CHAPTER XXXIX.
      • BETWEEN LIFE AND DEATH.
    • BETWEEN LIFE AND DEATH.
    • CHAPTER XL.
      • KITTY.
    • KITTY.
    • CHAPTER XLI.
      • KITTY'S FRIENDS.
    • KITTY'S FRIENDS.
    • CHAPTER XLII.
      • A FALSE ALARM.
    • A FALSE ALARM.
    • CHAPTER XLIII.
      • TRAPPED.
    • TRAPPED.
    • CHAPTER XLIV.
      • HUGO'S VICTORY.
    • HUGO'S VICTORY.
    • CHAPTER XLV.
      • TOO LATE!
    • TOO LATE!
    • CHAPTER XLVI.
      • A MERE CHANCE.
    • A MERE CHANCE.
    • CHAPTER XLVII.
      • FOUND.
    • FOUND.
    • CHAPTER XLVIII.
      • ANGELA.
    • ANGELA.
    • CHAPTER XLIX.
      • KITTY'S WARNING.
    • KITTY'S WARNING.
    • CHAPTER L.
      • MRS. LUTTRELL'S ROOM.
    • MRS. LUTTRELL'S ROOM.
    • CHAPTER LI.
      • A LAST CONFESSION.
    • A LAST CONFESSION.
    • CHAPTER LII.
      • "THE END CROWNS ALL, AND THAT IS YET TO COME."
      • THE END.
    • "THE END CROWNS ALL, AND THAT IS YET TO COME."
    • THE END.
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