Rocky Section - An Australian Romance

By: Sydney Partrige

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Excerpt: ...was a fixed despair in the voice which turned me cold. No, no. That is where you mistake. Life is not so cruel. If you would only trust yourself to me. Look here; I know I could manage so that no one in this district would know a word about it. As I told you I could get you down to Sydney to my cousin " He stopped because Reina had laughed. I'ot pleasantly. Mr. Cresswell, what could I do in Sydney? You are too good--too kind----" she choked a little--, but----" My cousin, Mrs. Norman, would help you. She is great. One of the best and cleverest girls in the world--everyone goes to her to get pulled out of a hole." But what am I to her? How could I expect her to be troubled with my affairs? " Reina expostulated as with a rather stupid child. Ah! You don't know Ida. It is because she wants to help everyone that they go to her. Listen, I will bring a horse for you, and we can ride over to Brixton, and get on the south train there., It is a chance in a million if anyone you know sees you. Once with Ida, you will be all right." Are you so sure of that? How much have you told Mrs. Norman of me and my affairs? " asked the girl, with sudden suspicion.. Not a word. Do you think I would, without your permission?" reproachfully. But I shall go down and see her, and bring you back a letter from her. I think it would be better than writing.." There was a short silence. Then Reina said-- But what do you propose is to be done with me eventually? I can't exactly billet myself on the Normans for ever." I knew Reina Cordova well enough to detect the still unconvinced state of her mind, and I drew an easier breath. I think we can... 186 pages. Tanning due to age. A bit worn around the edges with a few bumps collected no doubt over the years from normal use.. Black and white illustrations. Illustrator: E.H. Murray. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian::Australian Fiction; Antiquarian & Rare; Antiques & Collectibles::Collectibles. Inventory No: 225926. Hardcover

Title: Rocky Section - An Australian Romance

Author Name: Sydney Partrige

Illustrator: E.H. Murray

Categories: Collectibles, Australian Fiction,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Brisbane, Steele Rudd & Co Limited: 1907

Binding: Hardcover (Printed Boards)

Book Condition: Good Condition

Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket

Seller ID: 225926

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