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Curious Experience, a (1881) [Short Story]
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The colonel of a Connecticut garrison takes in a young wayward boy, only to learn that he might be a rebel spy.

First published in The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine, Vol. 23, No. 1, November 1881.

Original title: A Curious Experience
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionCrime and MysteryDetective Story and Detectives
FictionHistoricalNorth AmericaAmerican Civil War
FictionGeneral FictionHumorSatire

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