traced him to that house on Pentonville Hill , but it does not seem that anything
has come of it after all . " “ Then it is ... I am ready , miss , ” he replied eagerly ; "
you tell me what to do , and I am game to do it . ... Do you really mean it , miss ?
Author: George Alfred Henty
Publisher: New York : F.M. Lupton Publishing Company, [189-?]
Category: Adventure stories
In this tale of intrigue in India and England, a child who is the sole heir to the fortune of a wealthy Indian Army officer, disappears. The officer, a general, has died, having been murdered, leaving all his earthly goods to the child. But if the child is dead, or cannot be located, the will directs these goods be given to a rogue named Sanderson, who poses as John Simcoe. After many intrigues and adventures, Sanderson is exposed as the murderer, and forger of a false will, and the rightful heir, the child is found.