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Arthur Mervyn Or Memoirs Of The Year 1793

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Charles Brockden Brown


Summary: [Evans]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 463

Clara Howard In A Series Of Letters

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Charles Brockden Brown


Excerpts: [... not unfit me for performing my duty to your father, but they banished health and repose from my pillow. I set out, on Tuesday morning, for ...... my chief favourites, and would have been prized, for the donor's sake, beyond their weight in rubies, he carried away with him. Neither did he ...... for frugal subsistence in America. His property he partly invested in a ship and her ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 206

Death Of Cicero A Fragment

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Charles Brockden Brown


Summary: [The 2nd work sung in English.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 340

Edgar Huntly Or Memoirs Of A Sleep Walker

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Charles Brockden Brown


Summary: [Edgar Huntly Memoirs Of A Sleep Walker by Charles Brockden Brown. Often described as a gothic novel this is a classic American tale of mystery and murder with exciting and dramatic plot twists. Charles Brockden Brown is the most frequently studied and republished practitioner of the early American novel or the US novel between 1789 and roughly 1820.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 73

Jane Talbot

  [english | 1801]  

Charles Brockden Brown


Excerpts: [... him, but he had strolled away after some boyish amusement, with companions as thoughtless as himself. The news of her death scarcely produced an hour's ...... of impertinence with which you had been teasing him, about this traveller Risberg, assuming, long before your time, the province of his care-taker. ...... sense enough to resolve, and firmness enough to adhere to my ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 392

Memoirs Of Carwin The Biloquist

  [english | 1797]  

Charles Brockden Brown


Excerpts: [... of the future, and my attention fastened upon every thing mysterious or unknown. My father intended that my knowledge should keep pace with that ...... I were surprized at this second repetition of my words, judge how much my surprise must have been augmented, when the same calls were a third ...... The tribe of motions requisite to this end, are wholly latent and unknown, to those ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 51

Ormond Or The Secret Witness

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Charles Brockden Brown


Excerpts: [... Homely liberty was better than splendid servitude. Her resolution was easily formed, but there were certain impediments in the way of ...... and retired. Craig was thrown into considerable perplexity. It was seldom that he was wanting in presence of mind and dexterity, but the unexpectedness ...... fixed her eyes upon her father. They had been engaged in earnest discourse when ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 18

The Memoirs Of Mary Selwyn Or A Lesson In Concealment

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Charles Brockden Brown


Excerpts: [... uneasiness would have been transient, if the effect had not been aided by the deportment of my wife. Harry! my Mary is dead-but you know it already-I ...... cares of thirty years-all that could save him from nakedness and hunger in a foreign land- joined to the untimely death of his darling Jane, whom ...... and will have. Walk with me-all will be dispatched in twenty minutes. You ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 50

Wieland Madness

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Charles Brockden Brown


Excerpts: [... imparted to me an emotion altogether involuntary and uncontrollable. When he uttered the words, for charity's sweet sake, I dropped the cloth ...... me. In the first impulse of my terror, I uttered a slight scream and shrunk to the opposite side of the bed. In a moment, however, I recovered ...... which clustered among the lattices, rendered this my favorite retreat in summer. On ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 88

Wieland Or The Transformation

  [english | 1798]  

Charles Brockden Brown


Summary: [Wieland: or The Transformation: An American Tale is a Gothic novel by Charles Brockden Brown first published in 1798. It recounts the terrifying story of how Theodore Wieland is driven to madness and murder by a malign ventriloquist called Carwin.]
Genres: [fiction | romance | gothicDownloads: 233