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The Black Bag

Louis Joseph Vance (1879-1933)

1. 01 - Diversions of a Ruined Gentleman
2. 02 - And Some there be who have Adventures Thrust upon Them
3. 03 - Calendar's Daughter
4. 04 - 9 Frognall Street, W. C.
5. 05 - The Mystery of a Four-Wheeler
6. 06 - Below Bridge
7. 07 - Diversions of a Ruined Gentleman - Resumed
8. 08 - Madame L'Intrigante
9. 09 - Again Below Bridge and Beyond
10. 10 - Desperate Measures
11. 11 - Off the Nore
12. 12 - Picaresque Passages
13. 13 - A Primer of Progressive Crime
14. 14 - Stratagems and Spoils
15. 15 - Refugees
16. 16 - Travels with a Chaperon, part 1
17. 17 - Travels with a Chaperon, part 2
18. 18 - Rogues and Vagabonds
19. 19 - Adventurer's Luck
20. 20 - The Uxbridge Road
21. 21 - The Crown and Mitre
22. 22 - The Journey's End

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Summary

Mr. Philip Kirkwood, a not so successful painter, receives a visitor from his home town in America, who wants him to do him an unspecified favor, but Kirkwood doesn't trust him and sends him away. That night, he sees the stranger dine with his beautiful daughter. In order to protect the girl, the stranger confesses to Kirkwood that he expects to be arrested upon leaving the restaurant. Kirkwood agrees to take care of the girl, but when he brings her home, he knows that she is in danger and that there must be a mystery attached. He decides to protect the girl...

Reviews

Bernie

- The Black Bag

A good story, nice twist at the conclusion, well narrated by all readers.