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A Book Of Golden Deeds

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Charlotte Yonge


Excerpts: [... whose Light was shining out even in this heathen's truth and constancy. How his trust was fulfilled is not known. The Senate, after the next victory, ...... in Jerusalem. There, want of provisions had brought him to great distress, when tidings came that another son of Antiochus Epiphanes had claimed ...... to the rude joys of Valhall. Nevertheless there is a pastoral staff across ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 188

Beechcroft At Rockstone

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Charlotte Yonge


Excerpts: [... you feel at home with us, and that you will enjoy our beautiful church at Vale Leston. We are so many that we may be less alarming if you take ...... it if mamma had been there!' 'No, and now you are sorry.' 'Will mamma be very angry?' 'She will be grieved that you could not ...... for the absent and the display of Gillian's own garments was not without interest, as she had been to ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 361

Chantry House

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Charlotte Yonge


Excerpts: [... then was the pet Christian name of romance, in honour of the Lady of the Lake. In the midst of her raptures, however, just as we were about to ...... bars, with only a tiny heart-shaped aperture very high up, so they somewhat hurried their steps downstairs, intending to rush out on the intruders ...... of the coming spring, as each revealed itself. Emily will never forget her first ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 320

Dynevor Terrace vol I

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Charlotte Yonge


Excerpts: [... of one's country ought to outweigh everything.' 'Exactly so. Our volunteer forces are our strength and glory, and are a happy meeting ...... was past going in to dinner, and the party were 'civil and melancholy,' Mrs. Frost casting beseeching looks at her grandson, who sat visibly chafing ...... endeavours to tyrannize over that poor fellow, body and soul. Poor Louis! he is ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 488

Dynevor Terrace vol Ii

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Charlotte Yonge


Excerpts: [... at the thought 'I've felt so sometimes, but 'tis a mighty lonely one after a time. I've taken my book, and got out of earshot of the noise ...... give warm aid and sympathy in all his higher cares and purposes, and her mild tranquillity was repose and soothing to him, but she was like one ...... her hand on the bell. 'I will go to him,' said Louis, departing out of consideration ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 473

Heartsease Or Brother Wife

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Charlotte Yonge


Summary: [Charlotte Mary Yonge (11 August 1823 - 24 May 1901) was an English novelist known for her huge output now mostly out of print.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 416

Henrietta Wish

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Charlotte Yonge


Summary: [Henrietta Temple / by Benjamin Disraeli -- Guy Livingstone / by G.A. Lawrence -- Moths / by Ouida pseud.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 226

Hopes And Fears

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Charlotte Yonge


Excerpts: [... and most undesirable turn but Honor's first object must be to put the right of heirship out of the little head, and she at once began-'Nurse ...... commands to Connaught. I know his sulkiness will transpire through Phoebe. Love to that dear little Cinderella, and tell her mamma and Juliana, ...... been so kind as to let Maria leave off trying to read a French book that had proved ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 100

Lady Hester Or Ursula Narrative

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Charlotte Yonge


Summary: [Charlotte Mary Yonge (11 August 1823 - 24 May 1901) was an English novelist known for her huge output now mostly out of print.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 374

Life Of John Coleridge Patteson

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Charlotte Yonge


Excerpts: [... must go to bed. Slept a little that night. 'I can truly say that you were in my head all day. After my evening prayers, when I thought ...... me a chance of writing you a line. The Bishop dropped me here this day three months, and told me to look out for him on September 1. As New Zealand ...... not to do so, and I quite believe it. I know that no one can judge better than you can ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 5

Love And Life

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Charlotte Yonge


Summary: [An Enduring Love: My Life with the Shah is a 2004 book written by Farah Pahlavi the former Shahbanu (Empress) of Iran who has been living in exile since the Iranian Revolution in 1979 which saw overthrow of the Pahlavi Dynasty. It is a memoir about Farah her life before she met the Shah and how she married him and became the Queen and later Empress of Iran. The book takes us to far places in Iran ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 363

Magnum Bonum

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Charlotte Yonge


Excerpts: [... to most women but nobody could see the light of her eyes and smile without trying to make it sparkle up and she was just the first thought ...... but as he was stooping down to kiss little five-year-old Kate Gould, something wet, cold, and sloppy came with great force on them both, ...... I see no use in it, said Bobus, never shy, and further aided by the twilight I do quite well ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 181

My Young Alcides

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Charlotte Yonge


Excerpts: [... not blunted his ears to the sound, and presently I heard a short, low, sobbing gasp, and looked round. Harold was on his knees, his hands over ...... and thought nothing of it. Harry never said how much of his own funds from Boola Boola had supplemented Eustace's outlay he did not ...... served to make her distasteful to him. First, she hastily shuffled over Eustace's portrait, ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 76

Nuttie Father

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Charlotte Yonge


Excerpts: [... into your head! He is a very, very good man, and has been most kind to me, far more than I deserve, and he is your uncle, Nuttie. I do so hope ...... And we were so worked there! I can tell you a finishing governess is an awful institution! Poor little Rosie and Adey will be in for one ...... average English boy's contempt and aversion for the French masters who outscreamed a whole ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 31

Stray Pearls

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Charlotte Yonge


Summary: [Charlotte Mary Yonge (11 August 1823 - 24 May 1901) was an English novelist known for her huge output now mostly out of print.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 120

That Stick

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Charlotte Yonge


Summary: [Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die is a book by brothers Chip and Dan Heath published by Random House in 2007. The book continues the idea of stickiness popularized by Malcolm Gladwell in The Tipping Point seeking to explain what makes an idea or concept memorable or interesting. A similar style to Gladwells is used with a number of stories and case studies followed by ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 152

The Armourer Prentices

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Charlotte Yonge


Summary: [The Armourer S Prentices by Charlotte Mary Yonge. The home of the Birkenholt family was not one of the least delightful. It stood at the foot of a rising ground on which grew a grove of magnificent beeches their large silvery boles rising majestically like columns into a lofty vaulting of branches covered above with tender green foliage.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 95

The Caged Lion

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Charlotte Yonge


Excerpts: [... the school of chivalry that James, in his inexperience, had imagined it must be under Henry, and the tedium and wretchedness of the siege had ...... will flout me?' it was impossible not to laugh at the very notion. 'Ah! but I would be glad if he did, for then I might bide with you.' ...... run than to stand.' 'You are hard on the Scot,' said Esclairmonde. 'Maybe it is because the ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 96

The Chaplet Of Pearls

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Charlotte Yonge


Excerpts: [... the phrases-'-mon ange, my heart, my love' those were common, and Diane had lived in the Queen-mother's squadron long enough to despise those ...... me but give one farewell to Diane.' 'It is too hard to deny thee aught to-night, sweetheart, but judge for thyself. Think of the perils, ...... of fagots, and the fisher-boys were promised a tester to whoever should first bring word to ...]
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The Clever Woman Of The Family

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Charlotte Yonge


Excerpts: [... the dungeon where the captives groaned, or in obstructing the way of those who would fain have plunged in to the rescue. Her new acquaintance, ...... your feelings. No doubt that your conduct agrees better with what would please our dear Sir Stephen than if you drooped and depressed the children. ...... Only-only, why could not she have told me? An ordeal was coming for which ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 264
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