The Unknown Wrestler

Cover image for

Download


Author: H.A. Cody
Published: 1918
Language: English
Wordcount: 81,518 / 228 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 81.4
LoC Category: PS
Downloads: 1,178
Added to site: 2008.08.23
mnybks.net#: 21840
Origin: gutenberg.org

A typical Cody story of adventure, love, and mystery.

Show Excerpt

he front of the harbour. It was a narrow street, dimly lighted, with huge warehouses on both sides. There was little traffic now, as this was a winter port, and the big ocean liners did not come here during the summer months. It was not a desirable locality, especially at night, and most people shunned the place. The few Douglas met were either hurrying to get away as soon as possible or slinking slowly along, preferring this gloomy abode to the brightly-lighted parts of the city.

The street at length became wider where the docks ran out into the harbour. At several of these small steamers were lying, and a number of sailing craft. Here men were busy loading and unloading the vessels. Douglas did not stop to watch them, as at other times, but kept steadily on until he reached the last dock which was entirely deserted. One electric light shed its beams out over the water, which was kept burning as a guide to incoming boats. Down this dock he walked, and when he came close to the water he stood for a whi

(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for The Unknown Wrestler by H.A. Cody - Free eBook

Nano Contestant

Episode 1: Whatever It Takes
Leif Sterling

Fans of the Hunger Games and Sci-Fi Thrillers will... Read more

Cover image for The Unknown Wrestler by H.A. Cody - Free eBook

Prophecy's Queen

An Epic Fantasy: Prequel to The Triadine Saga
Timothy Bond

"Readers compare him to David Eddings and Brandon... Read more

Cover image for The Unknown Wrestler by H.A. Cody - Free eBook

The Eden Plague

Plague Wars Series Book 0
David VanDyke

Spend time inside a good book today! A Kindle Book... Read more

Cover image for The Unknown Wrestler by H.A. Cody - Free eBook

The Piano Girl

Part One of the Counterfeit Princess Series
Sherri Schoenborn Murray

She plays from memory. Her memories.

T... Read more

Cover image for The Unknown Wrestler by H.A. Cody - Free eBook

Hollywood Assassin

A Hollywood Alphabet Series Thriller
M.Z. Kelly

HOLLYWOOD ASSASSIN: A Hollywood Alphabet Series... Read more

Cover image for The Unknown Wrestler by H.A. Cody - Free eBook

Aurora Sky: Vampire Hunter

Nikki Jefford

If there is one thing eighteen-year-old Aurora... Read more

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Help ManyBooks by sharing this page!

See it as donating a moment of your social media time, every little thing help us improve and stay online.

Popular in This Genre

The list of books below is based on the weekly downloads by our users regardless of eReader device or file format.

The Lost Continent
by Percival Constantine
'Tween Snow and Fire
by Bertram Mitford
Across Asia on a Bicycle
by Thomas Gaskell Allen
The Ward of King Canute
by Ottilie A. Liljencrantz
White Fang
by Jack London
The Call of the Wild
by Jack London

See more popular titles from this genre.