The Night-born

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The Night-born  (1913) 
by Jack London

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"Mrs. Duncan, won't you, please, please, restrain your husband?" (See page 178.)


THE

NIGHT-BORN


AND ALSO

THE MADNESS OF JOHN HARNED, WHEN
THE WORLD WAS YOUNG, THE BENEFIT
OF THE DOUBT, WINGED BLACK-
MAIL, BUNCHES OF KNUCKLES,
WAR, UNDER THE DECK
AWNINGS, TO KILL A
MAN, THE MEXICAN


BY

JACK LONDON

AUTHOR OF
THE CALL OF THE WILD, SMOKE BELLEW, Etc.


NEW YORK
GROSSET & DUNLAP
PUBLISHERS

Published by Arrangement with The Macmillan Compay


Copyright, 1913, by
The Century Co.


Copyright, 1910, 1911, by The Ridgeway Company
Copyright, 1910, by the New York Herald Company
Copyright, 1910, 1911, by The Curtis Publishing Company


Published, February, 1913


CONTENTS

Page
The Night-Born 3
The Madness of John Harned 33
When the World was Young 65
The Benefit of the Doubt 99
Winged Blackmail 135
Bunches of Knuckles 153
War 183
Under the Deck Awnings 197
To Kill A Man 215
The Mexican 243


This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, 1923.

The author died in 1916, so this work is also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. This work may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.