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Captain Le Mar's Story single work   short story  
Issue Details: First known date: 1888... 1888 Captain Le Mar's Story
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Romantic tragedy and spirit tale set in France. A letter left to a friend after his death reveals the secret of a French soldier's life: his youthful love for a poor girl, his father's determination that he should wed another and the poor girl's suicide. After a solitary life of courting death as a soldier he is crippled, and during the next five years is comforted by a female spirit who finally reveals herself as his dead love. (PB)

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    y separately published work icon The Australian Journal vol. 23 no. 274 March 1888 Z1067711 1888 periodical issue 1888 pg. 379-380
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