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Trust. by the Author of 'The Beginnings of Evil'. (Paperback) Loot Price: R457 Discovery Miles 4 570
Trust. by the Author of 'The Beginnings of Evil'. (Paperback): Hmr
Trust. by the Author of 'The Beginnings of Evil'. (Paperback): Hmr

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1866 Excerpt: ...examined; the servants were all fully convinced that Louis was the guilty party, and this persuasion insensibly gave a dark colouring to their evidence--his keeping Mrs. Vivian's bedroom darkened as long as it was possible, until the doctor came: his knife being found there: his objecting to the coroner's inquest: the bottle of oil found in his room, which was a most unusual place for it: and the seal hidden among his papers, were all commented upon, and made the most of. Julien Mon treux was very clear in his replies; he did not utter a word more than was necessary, and he conveyed the impression that he kept back something unfavourable to Louis, and that he could have said more, if he had liked to do so; he owned to Louis's having read out the description of the bracelet the night before the robbery, but he gave the idea that it escaped from him as he was gloating over its great value, explaining how he dwelt upon the gems alone, taken out of the setting, being worth. 200, instead of simply mentioning it as a rare work of art. Julien professed a great regard and friendship for Louis, and seemed to give his evidence very unwillingly, yet Marie felt, that when he had done, her father's guilt was more firmly established upon the minds of all present, so that in spite of her resolutions to be charitable, her antipathy towards her former admirer returned with double force. Louis Delacre was at last called upon for any explanation he had to offer, but at the same time warned, that his words would be used against himself; he declared his innocence of the horrible crime of which he was accused, but acknowledged that appearances were very much against him, and that he could say nothing that would tend to clear them away; the knife he had used only a few days ...


Imprint: Rarebooksclub.com
Country of origin: United States
Release date: May 2012
First published: May 2012
Authors: Hmr
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 3mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 64
ISBN-13: 978-1-236-03062-7
Barcode: 9781236030627
Categories: Books > Humanities > History
Books > Humanities > History > General
Books > History > General
LSN: 1-236-03062-1

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