A People's Man

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Author: E. Phillips Oppenheim (Anthony Partridge)
Published: 1914
Language: English
Wordcount: 88,337 / 256 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 81
LoC Category: PR
Downloads: 1,131
Added to site: 2005.12.10
mnybks.net#: 12161
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genre: Pulp

How a socialistic leader became involved in international affairs.

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eded in placing him. His features were large but well-shaped, his cheek-bones a little high, his forehead massive, his deep-set eyes bright and marvellously penetrating. He had a mouth long and firm, with a slightly humorous twist at the corners. His hair was black and plentiful. He might have been of any age between thirty-five and forty. His limbs and body were powerful; his head was set with the poise of an emperor. His clothes were correct and well worn, he was entirely at his ease. Yet Elisabeth, who was an observant person, looked at him and wondered. He would have been more at home, she thought, out in the storms of life than in her uncle's drawing-rooms. Yet what was he? He lacked the trimness of the soldier; of the debonair smartness of the modern fighting man there was no trace whatsoever in his speech or appearance. The politicians who were likely to be present she knew. What was there left? An explorer, perhaps, or a colonial. Her curiosity became imperious.

"You have not told me your name,

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