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Reminiscences Of A Rebel

  [english | 1913]  

Wayland Fuller Dunaway


Summary: [Cover title: The story of an emigrant.]
Genres: [biography | war | historyDownloads: 42

Reminiscences Of Charles Bradlaugh

  [english | 1891]  

George William Foote


Summary: [Cover title: The story of an emigrant.]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 60

Reminiscences Of The Military Life And Sufferings Of Col

  [english | 1860]  

Charles Hersey


Summary: [Cover title: The story of an emigrant.]
Genres: [biography | war | historyDownloads: 148

Reminiscences Of Tolstoy

  [english | ]  

Ilya Tolstoy


Summary: [Cover title: The story of an emigrant.]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 109

Return To Holland

  [english | 1894]  

Giacomo Casanova


Summary: [Giacomo Girolamo Casanova de Seingalt (April 2 1725 ? June 4 1798) was a Venetian adventurer and author. His main book Histoire de ma vie (Story of My Life) part autobiography and part memoir is regarded as one of the most authentic sources of the customs and norms of European social life during the 18th century. He was so famous as a womanizer that his name remains synonymous with the art of ...]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 359

Return To Italy

  [english | 1894]  

Giacomo Casanova


Summary: [Giacomo Girolamo Casanova de Seingalt (April 2 1725 ? June 4 1798) was a Venetian adventurer and author. His main book Histoire de ma vie (Story of My Life) part autobiography and part memoir is regarded as one of the most authentic sources of the customs and norms of European social life during the 18th century. He was so famous as a womanizer that his name remains synonymous with the art of ...]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 189

Return To Naples

  [english | 1894]  

Giacomo Casanova


Summary: [Giacomo Girolamo Casanova de Seingalt (April 2 1725 ? June 4 1798) was a Venetian adventurer and author. His main book Histoire de ma vie (Story of My Life) part autobiography and part memoir is regarded as one of the most authentic sources of the customs and norms of European social life during the 18th century. He was so famous as a womanizer that his name remains synonymous with the art of ...]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 230

Return To Paris

  [english | 1894]  

Giacomo Casanova


Summary: [Giacomo Girolamo Casanova de Seingalt (April 2 1725 ? June 4 1798) was a Venetian adventurer and author. His main book Histoire de ma vie (Story of My Life) part autobiography and part memoir is regarded as one of the most authentic sources of the customs and norms of European social life during the 18th century. He was so famous as a womanizer that his name remains synonymous with the art of ...]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 321

Return To Venice

  [english | 1894]  

Giacomo Casanova


Summary: [Giacomo Girolamo Casanova de Seingalt (April 2 1725 ? June 4 1798) was a Venetian adventurer and author. His main book Histoire de ma vie (Story of My Life) part autobiography and part memoir is regarded as one of the most authentic sources of the customs and norms of European social life during the 18th century. He was so famous as a womanizer that his name remains synonymous with the art of ...]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 468

Reveries Of A Schoolmaster

  [english | 1917]  

Francis Pearson


Summary: [In medias res.--Retrospect.--Brown.--Psychological.--Balking.--Lanterns.--Complete living.--My speech.--School-teaching.--Beefsteak.--Freedom.--Things.--Targets.--Sinners.--Hoeing potatoes.--Changing the mind.--The point of view.--Picnics.--Make-believe.--Behavior.--Forefingers.--Story-telling.--Grandmother.--My world.--This or that.--Rabbit pedagogy.--Perspective.--Purely pedagogical.--Longevity.]
Genres: [biography | essaysDownloads: 179

Robert Browning How To Know Him

  [english | ]  

William Lyon Phelps


Summary: [Bibliography by J. P. Anderson: p. i-xxii.]
Genres: [biography | criticism | poetryDownloads: 110

Robert Louis Stevenson

  [english | ]  

A Japp


Excerpts: [... a very manly, self-sustaining spirit was evident and the amount of work which he managed to turn out even when at his worst was truly surprising. His ...... have imagined you saw the great one-legged John Silver, joyous-eyed, on the rolling sea. Yes, to read it in print was good, but better yet to hear Stevenson ...... reappear, modifying and transforming each other. The gardener ...]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 90

Robert Moffat

  [english | ]  

David Deane


Summary: [Robert Moffat The Missionary Hero Of Kuruman by David J Deane. This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.]
Genres: [biography | religionDownloads: 357

Runner Man

  [english | 2010]  

Brad Hill


Summary: [The Cretan Runner: His Story of the German Occupation (ISBN 0-7195-3475-5 John Murray 1955 republished ISBN 0-1402-7322-0 Penguin Books 1998) is a book written by George Psychoundakis that describes the resistance against the Nazi Germany occupation of Crete. The book refers to the period following the German invasion in 1941 to the liberation of the island. A young shepherd Psychoundakis was ...]
Genres: [biography | creative commons | instructionalDownloads: 250

Russell H Conwell

  [english | 1905]  

Agnes Rush Burr


Summary: [Russell H Conwell by Agnes Rush Burr. This biography was published in 1905....with his two famous lectures as recently delivered entitled Acres of Diamonds and Personal Glimpses of Celebrated Men and Women . From the book....An Appreciation The measure of greatness is helpfulness. We have gone back to the method of the Master and learned to test men not by wealth nor by birth nor by intellectual ...]
Genres: [biography | religionDownloads: 208

Russia And Poland

  [english | 1894]  

Giacomo Casanova


Summary: [Giacomo Girolamo Casanova de Seingalt (April 2 1725 ? June 4 1798) was a Venetian adventurer and author. His main book Histoire de ma vie (Story of My Life) part autobiography and part memoir is regarded as one of the most authentic sources of the customs and norms of European social life during the 18th century. He was so famous as a womanizer that his name remains synonymous with the art of ...]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 387

S De Miranda

  [english | 1894]  

Camilo Castelo Branco


Excerpts: [... 50 1894. POESIAS DE S DE MIRANDA. Edio feita sobre cinco manuscritos ineditos e todas as edies impressas, acompanhada de um estudo sobre o Poeta, ...... que comearam a lanar alguma luz sobre o estado cahotico do texto do nosso grande lirico. Dez annos de aturado trabalho estudo comparativo escrupolosissimo ...... de textos, datas, documentos, para descobrir, no factos seccos e ...]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 318

Saint Athanasius

  [english | 1919]  

Frances Alice Forbes


Summary: [Saint Athanasius by F A Frances Alice Forbes. THE Patriarch of Alexandria Egypt was expecting company. He stood at the window of his palace looking down the long road that at the first sign of his guests arrival he might go forth and welcome them. Before him like a white pearl in the blue waters of the Mediterranean lay the city of Alexandria--the beautiful as men loved to call it. Across the ...]
Genres: [religion | biographyDownloads: 112

Samuel Butler A Sketch

  [english | 1913]  

Henry Festing Jones


Summary: [Henry Festing Jones (1851?1928) was the friend and posthumous biographer of Samuel Butler. His biography of Butler entitled Samuel Butler Author of Erewhon (1835?1902) ? A Memoir won the inaugural James Tait Black Memorial Prize for biography in 1919.]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 18

Scenas De Viagem

  [english | 1868]  

Alfredo Descragnolle Taunay


Excerpts: [... erros corrigidos. Rita Farinha (Setembro 2010). SCENAS DE VIAGEM. EXPLORAO. entre os rios Taquary e Aquidauana no districto de Miranda. MEMORIA ...... uma d'essas palmeiras tem o tronco coberto de disticos, infelizmente quasi todos apagados. N'um d'elles pudemos comtudo decifrar o genero de amabilidades ...... que nunca correu naturalmente pelo espirito de quem[13] lhe deu o nome, ...]
Genres: [biography | historyDownloads: 72
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