The Five Knots, Vol. 1 (Classic Reprint) by Fred M. WhiteThe Five Knots, Vol. 1 (Classic Reprint) by Fred M. White

The Five Knots, Vol. 1 (Classic Reprint)

byFred M. White

Paperback | October 7, 2018

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Excerpt from The Five Knots, Vol. 1

Flower's name was mentioned, but he was too big and too rich and too vindictive for folk to shout their suspicions on the housetops. For the rest of it, Flower stuck grimly to his desk for five days in the week, spending the Saturday and Sunday at Maldon Grange, where his niece, Beatrice Galloway, kept house for him.

Beatrice loved the place. She had watched it grow from a bare, brown shell to a bewitching dream of artistic beauty. Perhaps in all the vast establishment she liked the conservatory best. It was a modest name to give the superb winter garden which led out of the great hall. The latter structure had been the idea of the artist, and under his designs a dome-like fabric had arisen, rich with stained glass and marble and filled now with the choicest tropical ?owers, the orchids alone being worth a fortune. From the far end a covered terrace communicated with the rose garden, which even at this time of year was so sheltered that a few delicate blooms yet remained. The orchids were Beatrice's special care and delight, and for the most part she tended them herself. She had quite forgotten her tran sient alarm. Her mind was full of her ?owers to the exclusion of everything else. She stood amongst a luxuriant tangle of blossoms, red and gold and purple and white, hanging in dainty sprays like clouds of brilliant moths.

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Title:The Five Knots, Vol. 1 (Classic Reprint)Format:PaperbackDimensions:364 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.75 inPublished:October 7, 2018Publisher:FB&C LtdLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1330973526

ISBN - 13:9781330973523

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