The General's Will (abridged) [Secure eReader]
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eBook by Vera Jelihovsky
eBook Category: Classic Literature
eBook Description: It happened in winter, just before the holidays. Ivan Feodorovitch Lobnitchenko, the lawyer, whose office is in one of the main streets of St. Petersburg, was called hurriedly to witness the last will and testament of one at the point of death. The sick man was not strictly a client of Ivan Feodorovitch; under other circumstances, he might have refused to make this late call, after a day's heavy toil ... but the dying man was an aristocrat and a millionaire, and such as he meet no refusals, whether in life, or, much more, at the moment of death.
eBook Publisher: PDM Classics/PDM Classics
Fictionwise Release Date: January 2006
The General's Will by Vera Jelihovsky From the Most Interesting Stories of All Nations — North Europe (Edited by Julian Hawthorne) Chapter I