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A Life Sentence

  [english | 1889]  

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Excerpts: [... Vane's expressive countenance. The General's eyes were remarkably fine, clear and blue as sea-water or the sky, but their expression on this occasion ...... a relief to you. commented his sister, with almost incredible coolness. He turned away from her, catching at his throat as if something ...... the girl's education-that was all that he could do. And so another year went by, and ...]
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A True Friend

  [english | ]  

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Excerpts: [... liking for her. She was not experienced enough as yet to see that all this apparent friendliness did not mean anything but the world's way of making ...... true friend. I don't think my promises will be hard to keep! But even Janetta, in her wisdom, could not foresee what was yet to come. ...... rapidly recovered, but Mr. Colwyn's illness had a serious termination. Pleurisy came ...]
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Brooke Daughter

  [english | 1891]  

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Summary: [Brooke S Daughter by Adeline Sergeant. First published in 1891 by the author of A True Friend etc.]
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Name And Fame

  [english | 1890]  

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Summary: [The Science Fiction Hall of Fame Volume Two: The Greatest Science Fiction Novellas of All Time (1973) is an anthology edited by Ben Bova. It honors works published prior to the institution of the Nebula Awards in 1965. Twenty-two novellas first published between 1895 and 1961 were selected by the Science Fiction Writers of America as part of the same voting process that established the contents ...]
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Under False Pretences

  [english | ]  

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Excerpts: [... now, Elizabeth. I will ask you again. And suppose my answer is the same? It won't be the same, said Percival, in a masterful sort of ...... the explanation in all good faith. When he left the room, Brian examined his belongings with care. Nothing in his possession was marked, owing ...... last November? Two guides, a porter, and an Englishman, whose body was never recovered. I was ...]
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