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Old John Brown

  [english | 1913]  

Walter Hawkins


Excerpts: [... human power and skill: we watch bold initiators of some wise policy carrying their enterprise through with indomitable courage and in-exhaustible patience, ...... AND THE VOW. The birth of John Brown is recorded in the following laconic style by his father in a little autobiography he wrote for his children in ...... as to his early pursuits: 'After getting to Ohio in 1805, he was ...]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 288

Oliveira Martins Estudo De Psychologia

  [english | 1892]  

Guilherme Moniz Barreto


Summary: [Oliveira Martins 1894 Nauru Edition by Antero De Quental. This Book Is In Portuguese.]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 240

Oliver Goldsmith

  [english | 1909]  

E Lang Buckland


Summary: [List of the works of Oliver Goldsmith : p. 88.]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 366

Oliver Wendell Holmes

  [english | ]  

William Dean Howells


Summary: [William Dean Howells (March 1 1837 ? May 11 1920) was an American realist author and literary critic. He was known for the Christmas story Christmas Every Day and the novel The Rise of Silas Lapham.]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 145

On The Trail Of Grant And Lee

  [english | ]  

Frederick Trevor Hill


Summary: [On The Trail by Adelia B Beard. The joyous exhilarating call of the wilderness and the forest camp is surely and steadily penetrating through the barriers of brick stone and concrete through the more or less artificial life of town and city and the American girl is listening eagerly. It is awakening in her longings for free wholesome and adventurous outdoor life for the innocent delights of ...]
Genres: [war | history | biographyDownloads: 374

Original Letters And Biographic Epitomes

  [english | ]  

J Atwood Slater


Excerpts: [... Original Letters and Biographic Epitomes. Author: J. Atwood.Slater. Produced by Clare Boothby, Melissa Er-Raqabi and PG Distributed ...... scenic advantage but aerial perspective, utilised towards expressing overlapping figures, there is not, save in meagre degree. The canvas is too crowded, ...... the aristocratic air of a Roman Governor, yet the face, not caring to meet the gaze ...]
Genres: [biography | correspondenceDownloads: 37

Oscar Wilde

  [english | 1917]  

Edgar Saltus


Summary: [Oscar Wilde Volume 1 Of 2 by Frank Harris. The book has no illustrations or index. Purchasers are entitled to a free trial membership in the General Books Club where they can select from more than a million books without charge. Subjects English imprints Great Britain Reference Bibliographies]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 432

Oscar Wilde Volume 1

  [english | 1916]  

Frank Harris


Summary: [Oscar Wilde Volume 1 Of 2 by Frank Harris. The book has no illustrations or index. Purchasers are entitled to a free trial membership in the General Books Club where they can select from more than a million books without charge. Subjects English imprints Great Britain Reference Bibliographies]
Genres: [biography | audiobookDownloads: 299

Oscar Wilde Volume 2

  [english | 1916]  

Frank Harris


Summary: [Oscar Wilde Volume 1 Of 2 by Frank Harris. The book has no illustrations or index. Purchasers are entitled to a free trial membership in the General Books Club where they can select from more than a million books without charge. Subjects English imprints Great Britain Reference Bibliographies]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 253

Otho

  [english | ]  

C Suetonius Tranquillus


Excerpts: [... The Lives Of The Twelve Caesars, Volume 8. [OTHO]. Author: C. Suetonius Tranquillus. >. THE LIVES OF THE TWELVE CAESARS. By ...... palace an honour which had been conferred but upon very few before him. And Claudius advanced him to the dignity of a patrician, commending him, at ...... to that of the emperor or, as some say, by the reciprocal practice of mutual pollution. He had so ...]
Genres: [history | biographyDownloads: 193

Our Friend John Burroughs

  [english | ]  

Clara Barrus


Excerpts: [... dead, and four or five decades of daisies have bloomed over him, says the world then, if there is any virtue in his works, we will tag and label them ...... are waiting for the fish to bite, she will detect some fresh gleam in your composition when next you hand one in. There is no way to learn style so ...... Mr. Burroughs continued he always seemed to have infinite time at his ...]
Genres: [biography | natureDownloads: 496

Overbeck

  [english | 1882]  

J Beavington Atkinson


Summary: [Chart of the Overbeck family: p. xiv]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 20

Paris

  [english | 1894]  

Giacomo Casanova


Summary: [Paris to the Moon is a book of essays by Adam Gopnik. The stories detailed life in Paris France by a North American transplant and how life is different. They include how the French do not obsess on physical fitness the way American and Canadian yuppies do. Another story called The Rookie details how Gopniks child taken to France as a baby was growing up with no knowledge of baseball and Gopniks ...]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 422

Paris And Holland

  [english | ]  

Giacomo Casanova


Excerpts: [... wanted to warn you and not offend you.. You offend me very much yourself, sir, in talking to me in that fashion and you may make up your mind ...... have any scruples in telling me the rest.. Very good: you must know, then, that this very day and in my presence he- -her.. If that displeased ...... his real name of Tiretta, thinking, doubtless, that his new title would not carry ...]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 179

Paul Jones

  [english | 1901]  

Hutchins Hapgood


Summary: [Paul Jones by Hutchins Hapgood. Formatted for the Kindle. Linked Contents. CONTENTS I.Early Voyages II.Cruises of the Providence and the Alfred III.The Cruise of the Ranger IV.Efforts in France to secure a Command V.The Fight with the Serapis VI.Diplomacy at the Texel VII.Society in Paris VIII.Private Ambition and Public Business IX.In the Russian Service X.Last Days Excerpt CHAPTER I EARLY ...]
Genres: [history | biographyDownloads: 69

Personal Memoir Of Daniel Drayton

  [english | ]  

Daniel Drayton


Summary: [Personal Memoir Of Daniel Drayton by Daniel Drayton. I was born in the year 1802 in Cumberland County Downs Township in the State of New Jersey on the shores of Nantuxet Creek not far from Delaware Bay into which that creek flows. My father was a farmer --not a very profitable occupation in that barren part of the country. ]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 283

Personal Recollections

  [english | ]  

Charlotte Elizabeth


Excerpts: [... implore the Father of all mercies and Teacher of all truth to guide me, to guard me from misstatement, to preserve me from self-seeking, and to ...... his servant not only watching but working against the diabolical iniquity that filled the Lollard's pit with the ashes of his saints. And now upon ...... as frequently to startle and terrify my conscience, when I found myself saying ...]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 172

Personal Recollections Of Birmingham And Birmingham Men

  [english | 1877]  

E Edwards


Summary: [Includes bibliographical references (p. xxi-xxiii).]
Genres: [essays | biographyDownloads: 258

Personal Recollections Of Early Melbourne And Victoria

  [english | ]  

William Westgarth


Summary: [Includes bibliographical references (p. xxi-xxiii).]
Genres: [biography | audiobookDownloads: 269

Personal Recollections Of The War Of 1861

  [english | 1906]  

Charles Augustus Fuller


Excerpts: [... house my mother said, Why, Charlie Fuller, you've come home to go to war. She was the daughter of a man who was in the Revolutionary Army when but ...... care for salutes and the men began to regard him as one of them he had their confidence and affection, and they willingly followed him. As our regiment ...... conduce to safety, and he, or they, at once took it. This hint was ...]
Genres: [biography | warDownloads: 205
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