Excerpt From Through The Long Night, Vol 3 Of 3When Anthony Came Home Rather Late From His Magisterial Duties At That Distant Town, He Found His Household In Consternation Mrs Harford, They Said, Had Gone For A Walk Before Luncheon And Had Not Returned No One Had Seen Her Save The Nurse, Who, As She Passed The Window Called Into The Inner Room By The Cry Of The Awakening Child Caught A Glimpse Of Her Young Mistress Standing On The Upper Terrace As If Looking At The View Beyond When She Repassed With The Child Mrs Harford Was Not There Save For This Rapid Glimpse, Which Told Nothing, No One Else Knew Of Her Movements The Gardeners And Workpeople Were At Dinner None Of The Servants Were About For The Mo Ment The Place Was Deserted, And Witness There Was None She Had Disappeared As If She Had Sunk Into The Central Fire Or Had Evaporated Like A Dewdrop Into Space.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.
- 294 pages
- Through the Long Night, Vol. 3 of 3
- Eliza Lynn Linton
- 21 October 2017 Eliza Lynn Linton