jocawe edited the table of contents of The Moonstone Sunday, April 14, 2013.
Prologue-The Storming of Seringapatam (1799) Extracted from a family Paper
The Story -First Period--The Loss of the Diamond (1848) The Events related by Gabriel Betteredge, House-Steward in the service of Julia, Lady Verinder
-Second Period--The Discovery of the Truth (1848-1849) The events related in several Narratives---First Narrative - contributed by Miss Clack, niece of the late Sir John Verinder---Second Narrative - contributed by Mathew Bruff, Solicitor, of Gray's Inn Square---Third Narrative - contributed by Franklin Blake---Fourth Narrative - extracted from the Journal of Ezra Jennings---Fifth Narrative - the story resumed by Franklin Blake---Sixth Narrative - contributed by Sergeant Cuff---Seventh Narrative - in a letter from Mr. Candy---Eighth Narrative - contributed by Gabriel Betteredge
Epilogue-The Finding of the Diamond--I. The Statement of Sergeant Cuff's Man (1849)--II. The Statement of the Captain (1849)--III. The Statement of Mr. Murthwaite (1850) In a Letter to Mr Bruff