Amelia Edith Barr Books

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A Daughter Of Fife

  [english | 1886]  

Amelia Edith Barr


Summary: [An innocent story thats worth a read but nothing grand.]
Genres: [fiction and literature | romanceDownloads: 479

A Knight Of The Nets

  [english | 1896]  

Amelia Edith Barr


Excerpts: [... letter. Such lovely words. They are like poetry they are as sweet as singing.. Did you tell Andrew this.. Why would I do that.. You are ...... return to the cottage with Christina to make known the engagement they had entered into. They met Andrew on the sands. He had been disappointed. Sophy ...... struck Christina, but which was not obvious to Andrew as he added, I'll not lie to ...]
Genres: [nautical | romanceDownloads: 121

A Rose Of A Hundred Leaves

  [english | 1891]  

Amelia Edith Barr


Excerpts: [... take up at midnight.. As he spoke, Aspatria, who had been sitting with folded hands and half-shut eyes, straightened herself suddenly, and threw up ...... I am to see you once more.. She might have been his only love, he kissed and embraced and kissed her again so fondly. Oh, wondrous tie of blood ...... II. FORGIVE ME, CHRIST. The ultimatum reached by Fenwick in the consideration ...]
Genres: [romanceDownloads: 382

An Orkney Maid

  [english | 1918]  

Amelia Edith Barr


Excerpts: [... doubtless her prayer was the prayer of Naaman, that when she bowed herself in the House of Rimmon, the Lord would pardon her for it.. No one could ...... answered Ragnor, with a laugh. The Sea Gull may have hands she has no tongue.. All that touches the Sea Gull is a thing by itself, cried pretty ...... then, thou art more feared than loved. Few know thee well enough to risk thy ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | warDownloads: 269

I Thou And The Other One

  [english | 1898]  

Amelia Edith Barr


Excerpts: [... care.. Yes, but you do. It was Lord Exham. He said this and that about you, but I did not take much notice of his fine words. Then he rose and pushed ...... better. I have one in the village that beats all. He can trot fourteen miles an hour, and take a six-foot wall at the end of it.. Do ...... of household love and care that he had said good-bye, and he felt that it had been a ...]
Genres: [romanceDownloads: 24

Jan Vedder Wife

  [english | 1885]  

Amelia Edith Barr


Excerpts: [... the largest store in Lerwick, he had the largest fish-curing shed, he was the largest boat owner. His house of white stone outside the town was two stories ...... But there was no word of any sum of ready money and Jan was too proud in his poverty to ask for his right. He did, indeed, suggest that when he ...... her. “So, then, I have married a common fisherman after all,...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 209

Maids Wives And Bachelors

  [english | 1898]  

Amelia Edith Barr


Excerpts: [... and countries of the world received honor, but those upon whom celibacy has been forced, either through the influence of untoward circumstances, or as ...... or how short they are, if they are sprawly and untidy, or neat and cleanly, and how they are signed and sealed, then we can judge her nature very fairly, ...... housekeeping as easy as matrimony than to writing sons to their ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 288

Prisoners Of Conscience

  [english | 1896]  

Amelia Edith Barr


Excerpts: [... answer, though fully expected, charged the crowded room with enthusiasm. The women let their knitting fall and sat with parted lips and shining eyes, ...... the new man that made Paul's life a constant warfare found a fresh battle-ground in Liot's soul. He began his devotions in the spirit of Christ, but ...... for a friend. And then, in his usual insinuating, boastful way, he ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 152

Remember The Alamo

  [english | 1898]  

Amelia Edith Barr


Excerpts: [... Antonio, and one of the Urreas was sent with a considerable number of troops to garrison the city. For Spain was well aware that, however statesmen ...... Ingrates are cowards. It was these words Captain Morello said, when Don Luis drew his sword, made a circle with its point and stood it upright in ...... and federal, and the Texan colonists to a man gladly swore to obey it. The ...]
Genres: [history | fiction and literatureDownloads: 461

The Bow Of Orange Ribbon

  [english | 1886]  

Amelia Edith Barr


Excerpts: [... Dedicated. TO THE. HOLLAND SOCIETY OF NEW YORK. [Illustration: ILLUSTRATIONS:]. She was going down the steps with him May in New York one hundred ...... obliged but it tak's an auld wise-headed, wise-hearted man like mysel' to walk safely atween twa bonnie lasses then turning to his son, he added, ...... were embraced with all his soul. It was this spirit which made him deprecate ...]
Genres: [romance | history | fiction and literatureDownloads: 31

The Hallam Succession

  [english | 1885]  

Amelia Edith Barr


Excerpts: [... feather to the trout fly he was making, before he answered. Surely to goodness, they'll nivver be that. Sibbald Hallam, my uncle, was a varry thick ...... nodded brightly and took her hand. Well I nivver. But I'm fain and glad. And as for trouble, I'll not fear it. Why should I, wi' t' ...... warrant he'll talk. There's no tax on lying. My word, if there was, Swale'd hev to keep ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | religionDownloads: 496

The Maid Of Maiden Lane

  [english | 1916]  

Amelia Edith Barr


Excerpts: [... of the English sent the family apart and away. To the army went the Doctor, and there he stayed, till the war was over. Mrs. Moran took her child, ...... Van Ariens with that negative politeness which dashes a sensitive man and makes him resentfully conscious that he has been rendered incapable of doing ...... and did not much blame her. At the same time she was glad to escape all ...]
Genres: [romance | fiction and literatureDownloads: 19

The Man Between

  [english | 1906]  

Amelia Edith Barr


Excerpts: [... to order. She took up the reproach herself. I am so sorry, Aunt Ruth. I only want a cup of coffee and a roll.. My dear, you cannot go without ...... a year. And to marry for love is beyond the frontiers of such women's intelligence. In their creed a husband is a banker, not a man to be loved and ...... but jewels always snub men so completely. It is not altogether that they ...]
Genres: [romanceDownloads: 39