The City of the Discreet

The City of the Discreet


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780648252139
Publisher: Skomlin Pty Ltd
Publication date: 04/19/2018
Pages: 356
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

Table of Contents

A conversation on the train

O, oriental, romantic city!

Infancy: sombre vestibule of life

Blue eyes, black eyes

Noble and ancient ancestral homes!

Concerning an adventure of Quentin's in the neighbourhood of El Potro

In which is told the history of a tavern on Sierra Morena

A fight in an olive orchard

In which Señor Sabadía abuses words and wine

Don Gil finishes his story

More incomprehensible than the heart of a grown woman, is that of a girl-child

In search of a jewel-case

A picnic and a ride


Where his beautiful expectations went!

The man of action begins to make himself known

I am a little Catiline

The tavern in the Calle del Bodegoncillo

The pleasant ironies of reality

Philosophers without realizing the fact

Juan talks

Sticks, shots, and stones

Pursuit and escape

The victim of a feuilleton

An abduction is prepared


In which a countess, a professional bandit, and a man of action have a talk

The mason's message

A conference


Night and day

The city of the discreet

The departure

The end

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