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Princess Maritza

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Published: 1906
Language: English
Wordcount: 101,097 / 291 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 82.1
LoC Category: PR
Downloads: 956 1219
Genres: Romance, Adventure

Pages of delightful love, daring, adventure and intrigue--adventure principally, and adventure of the type that'll make your hair stand on end.

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"Desmond Ellerey."

"It is an easy name to remember. Well, Desmond Ellerey, if your ambition finds no outlet in England, come to my country, to the city of Sturatzberg, and claim friendship with Princess Maritza. She shall find you work for your good right arm."

She walked away from him as though she had bestowed a great favor, never looking back. She went in the opposite direction to the school, her truant spirit not yet satisfied, and Ellerey watched her until he lost sight of the tall, graceful figure in a fold of the downs. Then he turned and went slowly back the way he had come.

Desmond Ellerey had declared that she had done him good. It was true. Although he walked slowly, his spirit was stirred within him, and his blood ran with something of its old vigor. Faced by a thousand difficulties, this girl had the courage to look upon them bravely, and to believe in her power to overcome them. That was her secret, the belief in her own power. He had faced his difficulties bra



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