[ BOOKS ] ⚣ The Firefly of France Author Marion Polk Angellotti – Thomashillier.co.uk

The Firefly of France Excerpt From The Firefly Of FranceAll This Would Have Been Spared Me But, On The Other Hand, I Could Not Now Look Back To That Dinner On The Turin Paris Rapide I Should Never Have Seen That Little, Ruined French Village, With Guns Booming In The Dis Tance And The Nearer Sound Of Water Running Through Tall Reeds And Over Green Stones And Between Great Mossy Trees Indeed, My Life Would Now Be, Comparatively Speaking, A Cheer Less Desert, Because I Should Never Have Met The Most Beautiful Well, All Clouds Have Silver Linings Some Have Golden Ones With Rain Bow Edges No I Am Not Sorry I Stopped At The St Ives Not In The Least About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.

14 thoughts on “The Firefly of France

  1. says:

    World war spy romp, where our hero accidentally gets mixed up in espionage with a beautiful woman and some dastardly German spies.

  2. says:

    This wonderful story was published in 6 editions of the Saturday Evening Post beginning Jan.12, 1918 as a serial novel.The tale is about a 30 year old man, Devereux Bayne, who is staying at a hotel in New York City He will be leaving for Bordeaux the next morning He plans on helping France in their war with the Germans prior to WWI by driving an ambulance Mr Bayne quickly gets caught up in some mysterious circumstances with a burglar, a beautiful young lady, smuggled papers in code and a menacing stranger.I love the line in the book when Mr Bayne sees the beautiful young lady, Esme Falconer, for the first time He thinks to himself, Well, all clouds have silver linings some have golden ones with rainbow edges The Firefly of F...