Young lawyer Randolph Merrick loves Beatrice Reamer, the daughter of an aged inventor. When he suddenly falls victim to a robbery his friend convinces him to flee the country to avoid scandal and embarrassment.
Written by Laura Jean Libbey (1862–1824) and copyright 1890 by Laura Jean Libbey.
20 Chapters, with preface by the author. 170 pages, 38,800 words.
Paperback edition, 100 pages.