A Man Called Trent by Louis L'Amour

By Louis L'Amour

Accumulated listed here are of L'Amour's vintage novellas, either that includes enigmatic gunfighter Lance Kilkenny. "The Rider of misplaced Creek" used to be first released in as a novella, then, approximately thirty years later, accelerated through L'Amour to novel size. This ebook provides, for the 1st time ever, the unique model, as L'Amour first wrote it. "A guy known as Trent" used to be additionally written at first as a novella, in simple terms to be extended decades later.

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The black water seems deep. It is not possible to touch the bottom with a stick. Pale blue water-irises, red water-lilies cling to the roots of the trees that overhang the bank. The heads of the swimming women appear down below in the middle of the river, they are confused with their re­ flections in the water. A black barge moving up-river is always on the point of touching them. The swimmers touched, so it seems, sink. But their heads reappear, round, bobbing in the wash. The long strident whistle of a lock-keeper makes itself heard.

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