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THE GATES OF KAMT

 
 
Frontispiece--The gates of Kamt.jpg
"Wilt tell me what lies beyond the Hills of Kamt?"

(p. 184)

 
 

The Gates of Kamt


By
Baroness Orczy


Illustrated By The Kinneys


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New York
Dodd, Mead & Company
1907

 
 

Copyright, 1905, By

The Knickerbocker Press


Copyright, 1907, By

Dodd, Mead & Company


Published May, 1907

 

 

TO
ELIZABETH, AMY and FLORA BARSTOW
of Garrow Hill, York,
whose friendship has helped to render the land
of my adoption doubly dear to me,
this book is inscribed
in token of lasting affection

 

 

PUBLISHER'S NOTE

The English edition of this book was issued
under the title "By the Gods Beloved"

 

 

CONTENTS

PART I
THE GATES OF KAMT

  1. chapterpage
  2. I
    ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
    1
  3. II
    ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
    11
  4. III
    ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
    21
  5. IV
    ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
    31
  6. V
    ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
    46
  7. VI
    ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
    58
  8. VII
    ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
    68

  9. PART II
    MEN-NE-FER

    1. VIII
      ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
      79
    2. IX
      ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
      99
    3. X
      ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
      111
    4. XI
      ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
      121
    5. XII
      ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
      135
    6. XIII
      ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
      146
    7. XIV
      ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
      156


    PART III
    THE PALACE OF NEIT-AKRIT

    1. XV
      ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
      163
    2. XVI
      ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
      174
    3. XVII
      ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
      183
    4. XVIII
      ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
      193
    5. XIX
      ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
      207
    1. XX
      ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
      212
    2. XXI
      ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
      220


    PART IV
    TANIS

    1. XXII
      ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
      228
    2. XXIII
      ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
      236
    3. XXIV
      ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
      246
    4. XXV
      ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
      259
    5. XXVI
      ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
      276
    6. XXVII
      ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
      285
    7. XXVIII
      ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
      298
    8. XXIX
      ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
      313
    9. XXX
      ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
      319
    10. XXXI
      ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
      325
     

 

ILLUSTRATIONS

  1. "Wilt tell me what lies beyond the hills of Kamt?"
    ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
    Frontispiece
  2.  
  3. Remember that this broken wand might prove the future emblem of . . . thy power."
    ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
    Facing Page 160
  4.  
  5. He had fallen, half-fainting, upon the marble floor, and clung, around her knees
    ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
    ""204
  6.  
  7. "I will cause all my wealth, . . . to be left to thee, if thou wilt part my lover and Neit-akrit forever."
    ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
    ""250
 


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