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A Rent In A Cloud

  [english | 1882]  

Charles James Lever


Excerpts: [... on it she doesn't care she's over now. Well done, old lady. That back-hander was neatly given and see, she has marshalled her forces ...... in a quiet business-like way, that promised well for the spirit is which his trust would be exercised. Calvert laughed as he laid down the cigar, but ...... point to more work. Tell me of a plan for a holiday, some grand scheme for idleness, ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 66

Arthur Oleary

  [english | ]  

Charles James Lever


Excerpts: [... I was playing must be an unworthy one, for I had never incurred such a penalty that if these men associated with me, it was on terms which permitted ...... fur on the collar and cuffs, and a greyhound worked in gold on the arm. 'Why, you're safe, my good friend, said a friendly voice beside me ...... Gustav is so pleasant and so gay, he will be of great use to you. When he really ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 206

Confessions Of Con Cregan

  [english | ]  

Charles James Lever


Summary: [The Confessions Of Con Cregan 1894 by Charles James Lever. This book is a facsimile reprint and may contain imperfections such as marks notations marginalia and flawed pages.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 359

Confessions Of Harry Lorrequer

  [english | ]  

Charles James Lever


Excerpts: [... fortune was too much even to hope for. How long I might have luxuriated in such Chateaux en Espagne, heaven knows thick and thronging ...... document now in my posession. The Plough, Cheltenham, Tuesday night or morning, two o'clock-be the same more or less. I, Harry ...... present you to-six is the hour-sharp six-number ___ Molesworth-street, Mrs. Clanfrizzle's-easily find ...]
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Cornelius Odowd Upon Men And Women And Other Things In

  [english | 1864]  

Charles James Lever


Excerpts: [... to do this, that, or t'other, you'd make a hit but it was always conditional on my being somewhere, or doing something that I never had attempted before. It ...... indeed, he quickly saw the effect it had produced upon me, as he said, Not that I care a straw for the fellows I associate with my theory is, a gentleman ...... with a railroad wrapper over her shoulders. It's no use ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 92

Davenport Dunn Volume 1

  [english | ]  

Charles James Lever


Excerpts: [... grown to believe that in all he said or did some unseen motive lay, and she brought herself to believe that even his avaricious and miserly habits ...... her letter. She has never forgotten that bargain of Mechlin lace you once procured her, and always speculates on some future exercise of your skill.' ...... up and down the little room in moody displeasure. No, no, papa, you ...]
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Davenport Dunn Volume 2

  [english | ]  

Charles James Lever


Excerpts: [... moment gnarled and twisted roots straggled along the shelving banks, and in the uncertain light assumed goblin shapes and forms, the plashing stream, ...... twig the smart watch-chain. Oh, young gentlemen, how gingerly had you trod there if you only knew how thin was the ice under your feet, and ...... shutters and leave her to herself. What's this, Lizzy? What's the matter, girl? ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 425

Diary And Notes Of Horace Templeton Esq

  [english | 1849]  

Charles James Lever


Excerpts: [... sterling qualities which make men respected and venerated-it is not that we are not, from principle and practice, both more exacting in all the requisites ...... droit and the opposition, with a little very tiresome gossip of the Tuileries and Favancourt thinks himself political, when he is only prosy. Now, I ...... Correggio has touched or Raphael rendered immortal. Will their ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 343

Gerald Fitzgerald

  [english | ]  

Charles James Lever


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Maurice Tiernay Soldier Of Fortune

  [english | ]  

Charles James Lever


Summary: [Maurice Tiernay Soldier Of Fortune by Charles James Lever. First published as a serial in Dublin University Magazine commencing in the issue for April 1850 and ending in the issue for December 1851.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 66

Nuts And Nutcrackers

  [english | 1845]  

Charles James Lever


Excerpts: [... of the writers for our periodical literature whose pastime it is by high-flown and exaggerated pictures of society, places, and amusements, to mislead ...... taking place before your eyes in the wide world of letters. The illiterate and unreflecting man of under-bred habits and degenerate tastes will write ...... is warned not, by any chance expression, to hazard a conviction of ...]
Genres: [humorDownloads: 267

St Patrick Eve

  [english | ]  

Charles James Lever


Excerpts: [... by patches of tillage and grass-land, and studded with cottages which, if presenting at a nearer inspection indubitable signs of poverty, yet to ...... guineas, and every hand that would touch one of them in secla seclorum' and they wer' all tuck away in a bag that night, and buried by the Priest ...... of a good griddle, the whole of it. How purty the lights look shining in the ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 229

The Bramleighs Of Bishop Folly

  [english | ]  

Charles James Lever


Excerpts: [... you could see out of that window. By hard work and some good luck-of course there was luck in it-we emerged, and got enough together to live upon, ...... seen ferns and variegated ivy disposed more tastefully? I wish-I wish-stammered he out, and then seemed unable to go on. And what do you ...... and I repeat to you, the trumped-up claim of this foreigner is neither more nor less ...]
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The Daltons Volume I

  [english | ]  

Charles James Lever


Excerpts: [... most agreeable faculties human nature can be endowed with. Whether Lady Hester was aware of the theory or not, she felt the fact, as she saw the ...... viscount had once more done the trick at hazard and if Cribbiter had not broken down in training, why Madame Pompadour had, and so the same ...... chaps here last summer at the tables you would n't let into the servants' hall. ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 440

The Daltons Volume Ii

  [english | ]  

Charles James Lever


Excerpts: [... that their whole lives are spent in the agitation of small and irritating questions of mere local interest,-the petty intrigues of a village or a ...... above the road to Schweinfurt. We could see for miles along the valley, and our position was taken up to observe the movement of the enemy, and ...... glitter of this state and pomp that you would sell your affections? These gauds ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 226

The Odonoghue

  [english | ]  

Charles James Lever


Summary: [Lettered on cover: Novels of Irish life.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 18

Tom Burke Of Ours Volume I

  [english | ]  

Charles James Lever


Summary: [Tom Burke Of Ours Volume I by Charles James Lever. Quality Classics We specialize in creating hard to find high quality classic books optimized for the Kindle. Sick of spelling errors weird characters or a lack of pictures in illustrated books Well we know how you feel. We always have the highest quality books. All of our books are formatted and reviewed by an actual human for the Kindle and ...]
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Tom Burke Of Ours Volume Ii

  [english | ]  

Charles James Lever


Summary: [Tom Burke Of Ours Volume I by Charles James Lever. Quality Classics We specialize in creating hard to find high quality classic books optimized for the Kindle. Sick of spelling errors weird characters or a lack of pictures in illustrated books Well we know how you feel. We always have the highest quality books. All of our books are formatted and reviewed by an actual human for the Kindle and ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 116