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Vanity Fair

  [english | 1848]  

William Makepeace Thackeray


Summary: [Follows adventuress Becky Sharp from her days as an orphaned charity student through her involvement in Englands high society. Includes portrayals of Beckys friendship with Amelia Sedley and her brother Joseph her adventures with old Pit Crawley her marriage to Rawdon Crawley and their poverty her flirtation with Lord Steyne and subsequent separation from Rawdon the ball at Brussels on the e]
Genres: [fictionDownloads: 2

Vapaaviikolla

  [english | ]  

Arvi Karisto


Excerpts: [... Nayttamo: Maanteiden risteys, josta kolme eri tieta erkanee. Tienosoittaja keskella. Taustana metsaa. -Illan hamara. ISONTALON ...... Sittempa kuulevat Kukkolan tytot, etta Isontalon miehet ovat liikkeella! (Kaaperi soittaa. Samppa tayttaa piippuaan). SAMPPA ...... ei ole mentava. KAAPERI: Joukko tietysti. Kelolan Kalle kuitenkin pitaisi joukkoon saada. Se poika sita pusertaa ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 88

Varied Types

  [english | ]  

G Chesterton


Excerpts: [... and more the truth of the assumptions upon which they reasoned. Even where his view was not the highest truth, it was always a refreshing and beneficent ...... to return to nature. Some think that the return to nature consists in drinking no wine some think that it consists in drinking a great deal more ...... in the whole of the New Testament the author finds this violent, ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 35

Varney The Vampire

  [english | 1847]  

James Malcom Rymer


Excerpts: [... her. Speak at once, Martha, said Henry. Is Flora living? Yes but- Enough-enough! Thank God she lives where is she now? In her own room, Master ...... he did not trouble himself to argue about a superstition to which he felt now himself almost, compelled to give way for how could he say there ...... all, but a bit of planed oak, and apparently fashioned for no other object than to ...]
Genres: [fiction | romance | gothicDownloads: 228

Vasarnapi Konyv

  [english | ]  

Anonymous


Excerpts: [... Kis Mikl'os Hollandi'aban tanulta a betumetsz'es 'es a konyvnyomtat'as mesters'eg'et 'es az elsok kozott volt, akik az 'ujfajta ipart haz'ankban ...... a kis homor'u form'at, az odort is. Azut'an az odort 'ujra belehelyezni, a szersz'amot 'ujra becsukni ... 'igy folytathatt'ak lassan az ont'est. ...... g'ep motoros hajt'asra 'es g'azfut'esre alkalmas: nagyobb betualakok tomeges ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 258

Vashti Or Until Death Us Do Part

  [english | ]  

Augusta Evans Wilson


Summary: [Augusta Jane Wilson or Augusta Evans Wilson (May 8 1835 ? May 9 1909) was an American Southern author and one of the pillars of Southern literature. She wrote nine novels: ?Inez? (1850) ?Beulah? (1859) ?Macaria? (1863) ?St. Elmo? (1866) ?Vashti? (1869) ?Infelice? (1875) ?At the Mercy of Tiberius? (1887) ?A Speckled Bird? (1902) and ?Devota? (1907). Given her support for the Confederate States of ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 127

Vater Goriot

  [german | 1835]  

Honore De Balzac


Summary: [Balzacs Roman Le Pre Goriot thematisiert an einem praktisch alle Sozialschichten umfassenden Personenensemble sowohl den gesellschaftlichen Aufstieg als auch dessen Niederungen und Abgrnde im Kontext der Restauration des beginnenden 19. Jahrhunderts. Balzac gewhrt am Beispiel des frheren Nudelfabrikanten Goriot - der nur im Leben seiner Tchter lebt im Gegenzug ausgenutzt wird und schlielich wie ...]
Genres: [fictionDownloads: 238

Vaughan Vegetable Cook Book

  [english | ]  

Anonymous


Excerpts: [... cook books. The Cook's Own Book, The Household, Practical Housekeeping. French and German recipes have all in some degree been a source ...... it is warm as a warm salad. LIMA BEANS. After shelling a quart of lima beans, cook in boiling salted water until tender, then stir in a ...... with a sharp knife, until its outlines are lost and then place flowers at random all over the ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 152

Vc A Chronicle Of Castle Barfield And Of The Crimea

  [english | ]  

David Christie Murray


Summary: [Vc A Chronicle Of Castle Barfield And Of The Crimea by David Christie Murray. This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 170

Velhovuorella

  [english | ]  

Erik Bogh


Excerpts: [... jaa. (Liisa valitsee poikain joukosta Hannun ja tanssia pitkitetaan niinkuin ennenkin). KOORI. Nyt neito murheensa unhotti ...... (Tahdellisesti:) Yrjo on tanaan tullut takaisin Tukholmasta. HANNU (levottomasti). Yrjo!... Yrjo!... Liisa, kuka sen on sanonut? ...... KUSTAA. Kaarina! Ja aina vaan Kaarina! Tama on varmaankin kahdestoista kerta, kun Kaarlo mainitsee hanen nimeansa. No,...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 99

Veljekset

  [english | ]  

Arvid Jarnefelt


Summary: [Arvid Jrnefelt was a Finnish judge and writer. Arvids parents were general and governor August Aleksander Jrnefelt and Elisabeth Jrnefelt (ne Clodt von Jrgensburg). Arvid had nine siblings: Kasper Erik Ellida Ellen Armas Aino Hilja and Sigrid. Arvid Jrnefelt married Emilia Fredrika Parviainen at Jyvskyl on September 6 1884. They had five children: Eero Liisa Anna Maija and Emmi. Jrnefelt became a ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 405

Vellenaux

  [english | ]  

Edmund William Forrest


Excerpts: [... case. Miss Barton arrived, as had been expected by her relatives in Harley Street, and the physician from Cavendish Square called there every ...... of Jansee, where the officer commanding, after doing everything that could be done to protect the unfortunate inmates, just as the mutineers were in ...... disappointment. A bullet from one of their holster pistols blew the lock from ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 122

Venajan Historia 1878 1918

  [english | ]  

Alfred Von Hedenstrom


Excerpts: [... teki vainosta lopun. Sota sai sen uudestaan alkamaan. Monella paikkakunnalla sotilasviranomaiset kielsivat saksankielisen jumalanpalveluksen ...... siirtamalla heidat valtakunnan sisaosiin. Slavofiilien leirissa oli myoskin rehellisia aatteen miehia, jotka pitivat valtion palvelusta ...... tekivat sen hyvassa uskossa oikeuteensa, kuultuansa eraan tsaarillisen manifestin, jonka ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 184

Venehojalaiset

  [english | ]  

Arvid Jarnefelt


Summary: [Arvid Jrnefelt was a Finnish judge and writer. Arvids parents were general and governor August Aleksander Jrnefelt and Elisabeth Jrnefelt (ne Clodt von Jrgensburg). Arvid had nine siblings: Kasper Erik Ellida Ellen Armas Aino Hilja and Sigrid. Arvid Jrnefelt married Emilia Fredrika Parviainen at Jyvskyl on September 6 1884. They had five children: Eero Liisa Anna Maija and Emmi. Jrnefelt became a ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 237

Venerable Philippine Duchesne

  [english | ]  

G M


Excerpts: [... debt of gratitude too great for payment. The following pages are too few to give more than a glimpse of her heroic labors, but they have caught inspiration ...... homes, and Monsieur Duchesne withdrew his daughter from her convent, which was soon converted into a prison, and went to reside with his family in ...... intense longing to devote herself to the evangelization of the ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 347

Venetia

  [english | ]  

Benjamin Disraeli


Summary: [Benjamin Disraeli 1st Earl of Beaconsfield KG PC FRS (21 December 1804 ? 19 April 1881) was a British Prime Minister parliamentarian Conservative statesman and literary figure. He served in government for three decades twice as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. Although his father had him baptised to Anglicanism at age 13 he was nonetheless the countrys first and thus far only Prime Minister ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 179

Ventus

  [english | 2000]  

Karl Schroeder


Summary: [After terrifying and titanic struggles a godlike artificial intelligence gone rogue has finally been destroyed. But not before it scattered seeds of itself throughout the galaxy.On the terraformed planet Ventus benign AIs -- the godlike Winds ? which shaped and guarded its transformation have fallen silent. Calandria May is sent down to the surface where she quickly finds that an extension of the ...]
Genres: [fiction | science fictionDownloads: 109

Venus And Adonis

  [english | 1593]  

William Shakespeare


Summary: [Venus and Adonis is a poem by William Shakespeare written in 1592-93 with a plot based on passages from Ovids Metamorphoses. It is a complex kaleidoscopic work using constantly shifting tone and perspective to present contrasting views of the nature of love.]
Genres: [fiction | poetryDownloads: 334

Venus Im Pelz

  [german | 1901]  

Leopold Von Sacher Masoch


Summary: [Venus im Pelz ist eine Novelle (1870) von Leopold von Sacher-Masoch. Es sollte der erste Teil eines sechsbndigen Zyklus zum Thema ?Liebe? werden der aber nie weitergefhrt wurde. Er beschreibt darin die extremen Wechselbder der Gefhle die der ?Sklave? Severin durch seine Herrin Wanda erfhrt die ihn in ihrer feminin-dominanten Rolle als Venus im Pelz an seine krperlichen und geistigen Grenzen ...]
Genres: [fiction | eroticaDownloads: 452

Venus In Furs

  [english | 1906]  

Leopold Von Sacher Masoch


Summary: [Severin is so infatuated with Wanda that he requests to be treated as her slave and encourages her to treat him in progressively more degrading ways. At first Wanda does not want to but later embraces the idea though at the same time she disdains Severin for allowing her to do so. Severin describes his feelings during these experiences as suprasensuality. Wanda treats him brutally as a servant ...]
Genres: [fiction | psychological | eroticaDownloads: 102
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