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December 15, 2020  

The Haunted Hotel - Fourth Part, Ch XVIII - Wilkie Collins

December 15, 2020

The Haunted Hotel - Fourth Part, Ch XVIII

Wilkie Collins

Before the end of the week, the manager found himself in relations with 'the family' once more. A telegram from Milan announced that Mr. Francis Westwick would arrive in Venice on the next day; and would be obliged if Number Fourteen, on the first floor, could be reserved for him, in the event of its being vacant at the time.

The manager paused to consider, before he issued his directions.