The two ladies received Mr. Hardy’s information
with something akin to consternation, the idea of
the autocrat of Equator Lodge as a stowaway on board
the ship of his ancient enemy p...
W. W. Jacobs, remembered today almost exclusively for his horror story "The Monkey's Paw" (The Lady of the Barge, 1902), was one of the most popular English humorists of the early twentieth century. H...