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A Mummer Tale

Auhtor: Anatole France

Language: english
Published: 1921

Genres:

humor,  fiction and literature
Downloads: 171
eBook size: 445Kb

Review by Beth Cholette, January 2005


Rating: (***)
Copyright: Public Domain in the U.S.
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Excerpts from the Book 'A Mummer Tale':

... the left. asked Nanteuil. Resolved, continued the doctor, to render them less strong and less daring. He divided each into two, so that they had ...
... else is clever.. It's true, what Robert says. exclaimed Nanteuil, sincerely impressed. And she added thoughtfully: At any rate, doctor, one thing ...
... my accounts to bring up to date.. This was the formula which she usually employed to announce that she was going to bed. Left alone with Flicie, ...
... she produced a small dog's-eared book. They are Madame de Svign's letters, she said. You know that next Sunday I am going to give a reading ...
... Chevalier, the bearer of documents on which hung the fate of the Empire, was to escape from his prison by the dormer-window. The stage business ...
... to the bottom of things. She left him perfectly free to love where he would, and only rarely, in serious and expansive moments, did she hint that ...
... with the airy threads of her hair. Robert de Ligny had experience of women. Yet he did not realize what an insidious question this was. He had received ...
... who was a lover of the theatre, Chevalier. Wait a minute. I have seen him I saw him at a benefit performance, at the Varits. Of course. He recited ...
... by it. He was a count.. Well, begin again. shouted Pradel. Come now, Mademoiselle Nanteuil, your cue.. Whereupon Nanteuil:. 'Cousin, I ...
... The laboratory combines, it does not create anything. These substances are scattered throughout nature. In their free state, they surround and enter ...
... because he is an idiot.. After glancing a little further through the pages of Professor Ball's lectures, he resumed his writing:. Ordinary indications ...
... comes it that you saw this sordid individual rather than another. You had hired a donkey from him, and you were no longer thinking of him. And yet he ...
... has succeeded in getting herself proposed by seventeen Deputies, nine of whom are members of the Budget Commission.. Yet I told Herschell, 'That ...
... realized that, without having any intention of being faithful to her, he did not dream of being unfaithful, and that since she had given herself to ...
... in a false position with regard to one another, which could not go on indefinitely. You must know that Pradel has established a rule. Formerly he used ...
... because she was exceedingly pretty, but because she was pretty in a certain uncommon fashion of her own that he loved her for that which was incomparable ...
... his desire. Bitter days and barren hours followed. As she no longer dared to seek the shelter of a roof in his company, they used to take a cab, ...
... which may be connected with the object of your visions.. He did not see that this was impossible. Nor did Nanteuil. Then you will cure me, dear ...
... they all simultaneously assured her of their admiration. And Madame Doulce, stifled by their numbers, left on the buttons of the men's garments shreds ...
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