True Stories of Girl Heroines
|True stories of girl heroines (1901)
|See Index:True stories of girl heroines.djvu|
TRUE STORIES OF
AUTHOR OF "GOLDEN GWENDOLYN," "THE
SILVER AXE," "OLIVIA'S EXPERIMENT," ETC.
WITH SIXTEEN ILLUSTRATIONS BY
E. P. DUTTON & CO.
HUTCHINSON & CO.
|CATHARINE THE ROSE||17|
|ELSJE VAN HOUWENING||35|
|EVA VON GROSS||73|
|AGOSTINA OF ZARAGOZA||259|
|The brave young wife rode forth at the head of her whole garrison||Frontispiece|
|The first great stone leapt from her hand and went bounding and crashing upon the head of the foremost Moor||To face p. 8|
|The Commandant pulled her down beside him before it was too late||" " 30|
|"Is the chest to be examined before it goes on board?"||" " 48|
|With a beating heart Grizel tore open this bundle and looked at its contents||" " 66|
|He stopped short on seeing the Countess||" " 125|
|Suddenly, close above her, the steps came to a dead stop||" " 145|
|Theresa forgot everything in the sight of the child's peril||" " 183|
|"Well, now, I did hear as young Charles Stuart himself was taken," answered the smith||" " 193|
|The men plunged down into the vault||" " 218|
|She set herself in their ranks, and went charging down the hill||" " 237|
|A wounded man half rose from the ground at their feet||" " 270|
|Bunyan looked down at her with rather a grim smile upon his face||" " 283|
|The Judge plucked his robe out of her detaining hand||" " 310|
|"Dare to come one step nearer, and I fire"||" " 335|
|"The first man that touches him I'll kill!" cried Jessy||" " 351|
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