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A Maid of the Silver Sea by John Oxenham

A MAID OF THE SILVER SEA

by

JOHN OXENHAM

With Frontispiece in Colour by Harold Copping

Hodder and Stoughton Warwick Square, London, E.C.

TO MY FRIEND EDWARD BAKER OF LA CHAUMIERE, SARK

ON WHOSE MOST HOSPITABLE AND SUPREMELY COMFORTABLE VERANDAH, LOOKING OUT TO THE FAIR COAST OF FRANCE, THIS STORY WAS PARTLY WRITTEN, I INSCRIBE THE SAME IN REMEMBRANCE OF MANY DELIGHTFUL DAYS TOGETHER

CONTENTS

CHAPTER I HOW TWO LAY IN A CLEFT

CHAPTER II HOW NANCE CAME TO BE HERSELF

CHAPTER III HOW THE NEW MINE CAPTAIN CAME

CHAPTER IV HOW GARD MADE NEW ACQUAINTANCES

CHAPTER V HOW NANCE SHONE THROUGH HER MODEST VEILING

CHAPTER VI HOW GRANNIE SCHEMED SCHEMES

CHAPTER VII HOW GARD FOUGHT GALES AND TOM

CHAPTER VIII HOW TOM WANTED TO BUT DIDN'T DARE

CHAPTER IX HOW OLD TOM FOUND THE SILVER HEART

CHAPTER X HOW YOUNG TOM FOUND HIS MATCH

CHAPTER XI HOW GARD DREW NEARER TO HIS HEART'S DESIRE

CHAPTER XII HOW NANCE CAME UP THE MAIN SHAFT WITHOUT GOING DOWN IT

CHAPTER XIII HOW GARD REFUSED AN OFFER AND MADE AN ENEMY

CHAPTER XIV HOW THEY WENT THROUGH THE DARKNESS OF THE NARROW WAY

CHAPTER XV HOW TWO FELL OUT

CHAPTER XVI HOW ONE FELL OVER

CHAPTER XVII HOW TOM WENT TO SCHOOL FOR THE LAST TIME

CHAPTER XVIII HOW PETER'S DIPLOMACY CAME TO NOUGHT

CHAPTER XIX HOW THE SARK MEN FELT ABOUT IT

CHAPTER XX HOW SARK CRAVED BLOOD FOR BLOOD

CHAPTER XXI HOW LOVE TOOK LOVE TO SANCTUARY

CHAPTER XXII HOW THE STARS SANG OF HOPE

CHAPTER XXIII HOW NANCE SENT FOOD AND HOPE TO HIM

CHAPTER XXIV HOW HE SAW STRANGE SIGHTS

CHAPTER XXV HOW HE LIVED THROUGH THE GREAT STORM

CHAPTER XXVI HOW HE HELD THE ROCK

CHAPTER XXVII HOW ONE CAME TO HIM LIKE AN ANGEL FROM HEAVEN


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