The Four Philanthropists

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The

Four Philanthropists


By
Edgar Jepson
Author of "The Admirable Tinker," "Lady Noggs, Peeress", etc.

 

New York
CUPPLES & LEON COMPANY
Publishers

 
 

Copyright, 1907, by Edgar Jepson
Entered at Stationer's Hall


All rights reserved

 

 
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Only by the most violent effort could I refrain from hurling Sir Reginald into space.—Page 160

 

 

CONTENTS

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  3. II. —
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  6. V. —
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  21. XX. —
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  22. XXI. —
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This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, 1923.


The author died in 1938, so this work is also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 75 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.