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A Maid of the Kentucky Hills by Litsey

A MAID OF THE KENTUCKY HILLS

BY EDWIN CARLILE LITSEY

Author of "The Man from Jericho," etc.

_ILLUSTRATED BY JOHN CASSEL_

CHICAGO BROWNE & HOWELL COMPANY 1913

COPYRIGHT, 1913 BROWNE & HOWELL COMPANY

_Copyright in England All rights reserved_

PUBLISHED, NOVEMBER, 1913

THE PLIMPTON PRESS NORWOOD, MASS, USA

TO SARA OF THE SUNNY HAIR

[Illustration: _I knelt on the tree, bent down, and took her upheld hand in mine._]

CONTENTS

CHAPTER ONE IN WHICH I GO TO 'CROMBIE

CHAPTER TWO IN WHICH I GO TO 'CROMBIE AGAIN

CHAPTER THREE IN WHICH I FIND A LODGE IN THE WILDERNESS

CHAPTER FOUR IN WHICH I MEET A DRYAD

CHAPTER FIVE IN WHICH I SAY WHAT I PLEASE

CHAPTER SIX IN WHICH I MEET A SATYR

CHAPTER SEVEN IN WHICH THE SATYR AND I SIT CHEEK BY JOWL

CHAPTER EIGHT IN WHICH I PITCH MY TENT TOWARD HEBRON FOR THE SPACE OF AN AFTERNOON

CHAPTER NINE IN WHICH I SIT UPON A HILLTOP AND REFLECT TO NO ADVANTAGE

CHAPTER TEN IN WHICH I SPEND A PLEASANT HOUR AND HEAR SOME NEWS

CHAPTER ELEVEN IN WHICH OTHER CHARACTERS COME INTO OUR STORY

CHAPTER TWELVE IN WHICH I ATTEND AN ORATORIO

CHAPTER THIRTEEN IN WHICH I SUFFER FOUR SHOCKS, THREE OF THE EARTH AND ONE FROM THE SKY, AND FIND ANOTHER MAID A-FISHING

CHAPTER FOURTEEN IN WHICH YET A FIFTH SHOCK ARRIVES, AND ROUNDS OUT THE DAY

CHAPTER FIFTEEN IN WHICH THE HISTORIAN UNBLUSHINGLY SHOWS HIMSELF TO BE A HUMAN

CHAPTER SIXTEEN IN WHICH MUCH ADDED LIGHT IS SHED UPON MISS BERYL DRANE, BUT ONLY A GLIMMER UPON MY PROBLEM

CHAPTER SEVENTEEN IN WHICH I ENTERTAIN SERIOUSLY A CHIVALROUS NOTION TO MY GREAT DETRIMENT

CHAPTER EIGHTEEN IN WHICH I DESCEND INTO HELL

CHAPTER NINETEEN IN WHICH THE SATYR AND THE NARRATOR BECOME VERY DRUNK, AND THE LATTER IS LIFTED TO EARTH AGAIN

CHAPTER TWENTY IN WHICH I VIEW AN EMPTY WORLD, ACT A HYPOCRITE, AND HEAR A CONFESSION OF LOVE

CHAPTER TWENTY-ONE IN WHICH, STRANGE TO SAY, TIME PASSES. ALSO I RECEIVE THREE WARNINGS, AND WITNESS AN UNPARALLELED EPISODE IN THE SMITHY OF BUCK STEELE

CHAPTER TWENTY-TWO IN WHICH I SPAR WITH DEATH

CHAPTER TWENTY-THREE IN WHICH, THOUGH THE WORLD IS STILL A VOID, THERE IS THE SHINING OF A GREAT LIGHT


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