The Club of Queer Trades
[See p. 24
A PAIR OF GREAT, SLIMY HANDS … FORCED HIM DOWN IN THE SUFFOCATING DARKNESS
The Club of
Gilbert K. Chesterton
New York and London
Harper & Brothers Publishers
Copyright, 1903, 1904, 1905, by Harper & Brothers.
All rights reserved.
Published April, 1905.
"A PAIR OF GREAT, SLIMY HANDS FORCED HIM DOWN IN THE SUFFOCATING DARKNESS"
"BASIL BENT SUDDENLY DOWN AND TORE A PAPER OUT OF SIR WALTER'S BREAST-POCKET"
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"'SIT DOWN, BASIL,' I IMPLORED, 'YOU'RE EXCITED'"
"THE MIGHTY TRUNKS WERE BEGINNING TO SWAY AND SHAKE SLIGHTLY IN THE WIND"
"'THE GOVERNMENT SHOULD PAY PROFESSOR CHADD £800 A YEAR UNTIL HE STOPS DANCING'"
"RUPERT GRANT HAD BOUNDED ON HIM FROM BEHIND"
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