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A Modern Mercenary by Prichard and Prichard

A MODERN MERCENARY

by

K. AND HESKETH PRICHARD

[E. AND H. HERON]

New York Doubleday, Page & Co. 1902

Copyright, 1899, by Doubleday & McClure Co.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

CHAPTER PAGE

I. A LIEUTENANT OF FRONTIER CAVALRY 1

II. A GENTLEMAN OF THE GUARD 14

III. THE GENTLEMEN OF THE GUARD 28

IV. DANGER SIGNALS 41

V. GOOD LUCK AND A FIREFLY 48

VI. THE CLOISTER OF ST. ANTHONY 62

VII. ONE WOMAN'S DIPLOMACY 79

VIII. A QUESTION OF THE GUARD 94

IX. THE CASTLE OF SAGAN 106

X. COUNT SIMON OF SAGAN 120

XI. A COUNSEL OF EXPEDIENCY 130

XII. ANTHONY UNZIAR 136

XIII. LOVE IN TWO SHADES 144

XIV. HALF A PROMISE 153

XV. COLENDORP 159

XVI. 'WITH YOUR LIPS TO THE HURT' 170

XVII. IRIS 177

XVIII. THE SWORD OF UNZIAR 186

XIX. IN DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS 195

XX. UNDER THE PINES 202

XXI. LOVE'S BEGGAR 210

XXII. IN LOVE WITH HONOUR 222

XXIII. HOW RALLYWOOD HAD HIS ORDERS 233

XXIV. ON THE FRONTIER 239

XXV. A QUESTION OF TWO MORALITIES 246

XXVI. LOVE'S HANDICAP 258

XXVII. THE MAN OF THE HOUR 267

XXVIII. THE ARREST 277

XXIX. THE COURT-MARTIAL 282

XXX. 'UPON THE GREAT WORLD'S ALTAR-STAIRS' 292

XXXI. DUKE GUSTAVE 300

XXXII. FOR A SEASON 307

A MODERN MERCENARY


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