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Abraham Bosom

  [english | ]  

Basil King


Summary: [Abraham S Bosom by Basil King. The story of a minister who suffering from an incurable disease passes through the pangs of death--and experiences a sort of Pantheistic revelation in which he discovers God manifest even in his bedroom furniture The book no doubt is fruit of the author s sincere desire to answer for himself and his fellows some of the eternal questionings of the soul. ]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 229

The Conquest Of Fear

  [english | 1921]  

Basil King


Summary: [The Conquest Of Fear by Basil King. My small experience in the conquest of fear can be condensed into these four words Calmly resting quiet trust That amid the turmoil of the time and the feverishness of our days it is always easy I do not pretend. Still less do I pretend that I accomplish it. I have said a few lines above that I tried. Trying is as far as I have gone but even trying is ...]
Genres: [philosophyDownloads: 12

The Dust Flower

  [english | ]  

Basil King


Summary: [First edition.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 488

The Giant Strength

  [english | 1907]  

Basil King


Excerpts: [... 1906, by Harper & Brothers. All rights reserved. Published March, 1907. TO THE DEAR AND BLESSED MEMORY OF GEORGE WRIGHT HODGSON. Whatever ...... seemed to her like a desecration. To fight with a woman. To club her down. There are no women in business, only competitors. What did it mean. ...... felt herself bewildered. It was as if she had a bird's range of flight without the bird's ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | romanceDownloads: 168

The Inner Shrine

  [english | 1909]  

Basil King


Excerpts: [... and spires that faintly detached themselves against the growing saffron of the morning. High above all else, the domes of the Sacred Heart were white ...... I had begun to lead. I had scruples of conscience from time to time but when George grew up and developed the tastes I had bred in him, I let other ...... banker leaned back in the chair, and took a longer time than was ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 358

The Letter Of The Contract

  [english | 1914]  

Basil King


Summary: [The descent of man -- The other two -- Expiation -- The ladys maids bell -- The mission of Jane -- The reckoning -- The letter -- The dilettante -- The quicksand -- A Venetian nights entertainment.]
Genres: [fiction and literature | romanceDownloads: 459

The Side Of The Angels

  [english | ]  

Basil King


Summary: [Published February 1916.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 135

The Wild Olive

  [english | ]  

Basil King


Excerpts: [... she fenced with this most fragile of all topics, never losing her guard, never missing her thrust or parry, and yet never inflicting anything like ...... one we didn't know anything about-but I never believed that. In the first place, she didn't know any one we didn't know anything about-not before ...... have had that desire once, but it was long past. It was a kind of glory to ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 476