Black Beetles in Amber eBook

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Title:  Black Beetles in Amber1
BLACK BEETLES IN AMBER1
AMBROSE BIERCE1
THE ORDER IN WHICH THE BEETLES ARE SHOWN1
THE KEY NOTE3
CAIN4
AN OBITUARIAN4
A COMMUTED SENTENCE4
A LIFTED FINGER6
TWO STATESMEN7
MATTER FOR GRATITUDE7
THREE KINDS OF A ROGUE8
I8
II9
III9
A MAN10
Y’E FOE TO CATHAYE11
SAMUEL SHORTRIDGE11
SURPRISED11
POSTERITY’S AWARD12
AN ART CRITIC12
THE SPIRIT OF A SPONGE13
ORNITHANTHROPOS13
TO E.S.  SALOMON13
DENNIS KEARNEY14
FINIS AETERNITATIS14
THE VETERAN15
AN “EXHIBIT”16
THE TRANSMIGRATIONS OF A SOUL16
AN ACTOR17
FAMINE’S REALM18
THE MACKAIAD19
A SONG IN PRAISE20
A POET’S FATHER20
A COWARD21
TO MY LIARS21
“PHIL” CRIMMINS22
CODEX HONORIS22
TO W.H.L.B.23
EMANCIPATION23
JOHNDONKEY23
HELL24
BY FALSE PRETENSES24
LUCIFER OF THE TORCH24
THE “WHIRLIGIG OF TIME”25
A RAILROAD LACKEY25
THE LEGATEE26
A LITERARY HANGMAN27
AT THE ELEVENTH HOUR27
A CONTROVERSIALIST27
MENDAX27
THE RETROSPECTIVE BIRD28
THE OAKLAND DOG28
THE UNFALLEN BRAVE29
A CELEBRATED CASE29
COUPLETS30
A RETORT31
A VISION OF RESURRECTION31
MASTER OF THREE ARTS32
THERSITES32
A SOCIETY LEADER33
EXPOSITOR VERITATIS34
TO “COLONEL” DAN.  BURNS34
GEORGE A. KNIGHT34
UNARMED35
A POLITICAL VIOLET36
THE SUBDUED EDITOR36
A “SCION OF NOBILITY”38
THE NIGHT OF ELECTION38
THE CONVICTS’ BALL38
A PRAYER39
TO ONE DETESTED39
THE BOSS’S CHOICE39
A MERCIFUL GOVERNOR40
AN INTERPRETATION40
A SOARING TOAD40
AN UNDRESS UNIFORM41
THE PERVERTED VILLAGE41
MR. SHEETS42
A JACK-AT-ALL-VIEWS42
MY LORD POET42
TO THE FOOL-KILLER43
ONE AND ONE ARE TWO43
MONTAGUE LEVERSON44
THE WOFUL TALE OF MR. PETERS44
TWIN UNWORTHIES45
ANOTHER PLAN46
A POLITICAL APOSTATE46
TINKER DICK47
BATS IN SUNSHINE47
A WORD TO THE UNWISE47
ON THE PLATFORM48
A DAMPENED ARDOR49
ADAIR WELCKER, POET49
TO A WORD-WARRIOR49
A CULINARY CANDIDATE50
THE OLEOMARGARINE MAN50
GENESIS51
LLEWELLEN POWELL51
THE SUNSET GUN.52
THE “VIDUATE DAME”52
FOUR OF A KIND52
ALFRED CLARKE JR.53
JUDGE RUTLEDGE53
W.H.L.  BARNES53
RECONCILIATION53
A VISION OF CLIMATE53
A “MASS” MEETING54
FOR PRESIDENT, LELAND STANFORD55
FOR MAYOR55
A CHEATING PREACHER55
A CROCODILE56
THE AMERICAN PARTY56
UNCOLONELED56
THE GATES AJAR57
TIDINGS OF GOOD57
ARBORICULTURE58
A SILURIAN HOLIDAY58
REJECTED59
JUDEX JUDICATUS59
ON THE WEDDING OF AN AERONAUT59
A HASTY INFERENCE60
A VOLUPTUARY60
AD CATTONUM60
THE NATIONAL GUARDSMAN61
THE BARKING WEASEL61
A REAR ELEVATION62
IN UPPER SAN FRANCISCO62
NIMROD63
CENSOR LITERARUM63
BORROWED BRAINS63
THE FYGHTYNGE SEVENTH64
INDICTED64
OVER THE BORDER64
ONE JUDGE65
TO AN INSOLENT ATTORNEY65
ACCEPTED66
A PROMISED FAST TRAIN66
ONE OF THE SAINTS67
A MILITARY INCIDENT67
SUBSTANCE VERSUS SHADOW67
THE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC MORALS68
CALIFORNIA68
DE YOUNG—­A PROPHECY69
TO EITHER69
THE VALLEY OF THE SHADOW OF THEFT70
DOWN AMONG THE DEAD MEN70
THE LAST MAN71
ARBOR DAY71
THE PIUTE71
FAME72
ONE OF THE REDEEMED72
A CRITIC73
A QUESTION OF ELIGIBILITY73
FLEET STROTHER74
CALIFORNIAN SUMMER PICTURES74
AT ANCHOR74
THE IN-COMING CLIMATE74
A LONG-FELT WANT75
TO THE HAPPY HUNTING GROUNDS75
SLANDER75
JAMES L. FLOOD75
FOUR CANDIDATES FOR SENATOR75
A GROWLER76
AD MOODIUM76
AN EPITAPH77
A SPADE77
THE VAN NESSIAD77
A FISH COMMISSIONER78
TO A STRAY DOG78
IN HIS HAND79
A DEMAGOGUE79
FROM TOP TO BOTTOM80
AN IDLER80
THE DEAD KING81
A PATTER SONG81
A CALLER81
THE SHAFTER SHAFTED82
THE MUMMERY82
DRAMATIS PERSONAE.82
FITCH: 82
PICKERING: 83
METEMPSYCHOSIS85
SLICKENS87
NOZZLE: 88
DRAMATIS PERSONAE.90
MOUNTWAVE: 90
ASPIRANTS THREE92
DE YOUNG: 92
THE BIRTH OF THE RAIL95
COWBOY CHARLEY: 96
A BAD NIGHT97
SARALTHIA: 97
SARALTHIA100
ON STONE100
A WREATH OF IMMORTELLES101
A WATER-PIRATE101
C.P.  BERRY101
THE REV.  JOSEPH101
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