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A Prince Of Cornwall

  [english | ]  

Charles Whistler


Excerpts: [... They had given me a long Welsh cloak of crimson, fur bordered, and a cap to wear with it instead of my helm. And of course I had not on my ...... a small army to search the wild hills and woodlands of the Quantocks to any effect. The whole countryside turned out gladly, and the Watchet Norsemen ...... brooded over it just as I had done the other day. Then it came to me that at ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 142

A Sea Queen Sailing

  [english | 1906]  

Charles Whistler


Excerpts: [... bear a Scottish name, he said. Have you no Scottish kin besides Melbrigda.. I shook my head, whereon Dalfin spoke for me. Here, he said, ...... can well believe it. He is the only one of all that crowd who is worth a thought. It is the first time they have let me sail with him-it is but a chance ...... southward, but we could not tell, and maybe we expected him to see nothing. But ...]
Genres: [nautical | adventure | fiction and literatureDownloads: 365

A Thane Of Wessex

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Charles Whistler


Excerpts: [... hill, thinking him slain. But men had seen him remount and ride on, And Osric bid me, and all of us who seek him, pray Heregar-if Heregar it be- ...... dawning I think, I awoke, shivering, and with a great untellable fear on me, and saw a tall, gray figure standing by my couch. And I looked, and ...... till we came to the great abbey. It was not so great then as now, nor is it now ...]
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Havelok The Dane

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Charles Whistler


Excerpts: [... by more than one. And at last he turned round and answered. Go to, ye knaves, he said with a red face and angrily if I find a man who will ...... Berthun went down to the market next day, and came back with a wonder to be told. And it was to Havelok that he went first to tell it, as he was drawing ...... none else present. Let no one pass in without the king's leave. We passed ...]
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King Alfred Viking

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Charles Whistler


Excerpts: [... about us and then the sound passed on and down the firth swiftly and strangely as it had come, and left us rocking on the troubled waters that ...... not a matter from which you should be held back, as it has come into your mind.. Then said Thord:. It will be well to ask Sigurd for a token whereby ...... put the matter very plainly before the jarl, so that he thought well of the ...]
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King Olaf Kinsman

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Charles Whistler


Excerpts: [... these Danes are but half Christian if they are not open pagans and I might not don my frock, else would there have been no one left to christen and ...... Aye, throw them in, and let us be going, said one or two, for they had been asking Brand many questions, and now were eager to leave the place and ...... floor, in silence. I was the only one of all who knew what this message ...]
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Wulfric The Weapon Thane

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Charles Whistler


Excerpts: [... truth, he said quietly, and you are a brave man. There was no need for you to tell the accusation against yourself and many are the lies you might ...... in East Anglia. In Reedham? said I. Wherever this Beorn had a house and at Caistor where that old fool Ulfkytel lives, and maybe ...... I thought how my father had told me that our own family had been the godars of our race in the ...]
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