Zero the Slaver
by Lawrence Fletcher
Publisher: Project Gutenberg 2010
1,000 Pound Reward. The above-named Sum will be paid to any person giving information which will lead to the discovery of the whereabouts of a young Englishman named Richard Grenville, who was last seen at Durban on 15th December, 1877.
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