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XXX. The Lady of the Lilies...

XXXI. The Pole at Last.

XXXII. An Offering to the Sun..

XXXIII. The Touch of Life..

XXXIV. The Pardon of Love..

XXXV. Down the River of Coming Dark ..

XXXVI. The “ Passage of the Dead”..

XXXVII. The Rising Tide.

XXXVIII. Storm and Stress.

XXXIX. Where Dreams Become Real.

XL. Claiming the Reward..

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LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS

“The South Pole for us all!" (page 58) Frontispiece

“Then, somebody was clinging to me"

Page 93

“ From our high vantage we could command

a vast circle of sunless, melancholy cold" “ 117

“Cut her, Nick, cut her! I can't stick on any

longer!”.

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THE PALACE OF THE PRINCE "A harbor for vanished argosies and forgot

ten dreams"

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The Pardon OF LOVE “There fell upon them a long golden bar of

the returning sunlight'

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OF

THE GREAT WHITE WAY. .

NICHOLAS CHASE, a young man with a dream of dis

covery, and an inherited love of the sea. CHAUNCEY GALE, a merry millionaire, with a willingness

to back his judgment. EDITH GALE, his daughter, a girl with accomplishments

and ideas. ZAR, colored maid and former nurse of Edith Gale. A

woman with no “ fool notions" about the South Pole. FERRATONI, an Italian electrician with wireless commu

nication, and subtle psychic theories. CAPTAIN JOSEPH BIFFER, Master of the Billowcrest. An

old salt, with little respect for wild expeditions. TERENCE LARKINS, First Officer of the Billowcrest, with

a disregard of facts. MR. EMORY, Second Officer of the Billowcrest. WILLIAM STURRITT, Steward of the Billowcrest, and in

ventor of condensed food tablets. FRENCHY, a bosen who stirs up trouble. PRINCE OF THE PURPLE FIELDS, a gentle despot of the

Port of Dreams. PRINCESS OF THE LILIED HILLS, His Serene Sister, whose

domain is the deepest South. Three maidens of the Land of Dreams and Lotus. A shipwrecked sailor, whose rescue is important to all

concerned. Cabin boy, stewardess, and crew of the Billowcrest. Courtiers, populace, etc., of the Land of the Sloping Sun.

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