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Chaucer

  [english | ]  

Adolphus William Ward


Excerpts: [... variously dated but at any period of his manhood he might have said, as he says there, that he was too old to learn astronomy, and preferred to ...... was more especially connected. But the multitude, whose turn in truth comes but rarely in the history of a nation, must every now and then make ...... genuine works. The poem of the Court of Love, which was likewise long erroneously ...]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 261

A Ball Player Career

  [english | 1900]  

Adrian Anson


Summary: [A Ball Player S Career by Adrian C Anson. The personal experiences of Adrian C. Anson manager and captain of the Chicago Base Ball Club CHAPTER III. SOME FACTS ABOUT THE NATIONAL GAME. Just at what particular time the base-ball fever became epidemic in Marshalltown it is difficult to say for the reason that unfortunately all of the records of the game there together with the trophies accumulated ...]
Genres: [biography | gamesDownloads: 62

Memoires Du Sergent Bourgogne

  [french | 1910]  

Adrien Jean Baptiste Franois Bourgogne


Summary: [For other uses see Memoir (disambiguation). The sandpaper cover of Memoires Memoires (Memories) is an artists book made by the Danish artist Asger Jorn in collaboration with the French artist and theorist Guy Debord. Printed in 1959 it is the second of two collaborative books by the two men whilst they were both members of the Situationist International.]
Genres: [war | biography | non fictionDownloads: 431

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

Frau Pauline Brater

  [german | 1908]  

Agnes Sapper


Excerpts: [... Ruhe herrscht in den weiten Straen und auf den groen Pltzen. Manche der Einwohnerzahl nach kleinere Stdte machen durch hhere Huser, engere Straen und ...... machte sich an die mhsame Arbeit. Vierzehn Bogen Papier - so sagt wenigstens die Familientradition - mute seine Frau aneinanderkleben, damit ...... war ihm gegenber schchtern und unsicher. Was sie sagen konnte, erschien ihr ...]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 377

The Lives Of The Fathers Martyrs And Principal Saints

  [english | 1895]  

Alban Butler


Excerpts: [... four very handsome volumes, uniform with the Life of Christ, and the Life of the Blessed Virgin. THE PUBLISHER. NEW YORK, Sept., 1895. {007}. PREFACE. THE ...... sacrificed his religious duties to them, or permitted them to trespass on his exercises of devotion. Huet, whom, from his resemblance to our author in ...... is also given us by Bollandus.). Footnotes: 1. It was usual ...]
Genres: [religion | biographyDownloads: 123

Mark Twain A Biography 1835 1866

  [english | ]  

Albert Bigelow Paine


Summary: [A bibliography of books essays and articles dealing with Mark Twain... 1869 (September)-1910 (September): p. 215-230.]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 134

Mark Twain A Biography 1866 1875

  [english | ]  

Albert Bigelow Paine


Summary: [A bibliography of books essays and articles dealing with Mark Twain... 1869 (September)-1910 (September): p. 215-230.]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 412

Mark Twain A Biography 1875 1886

  [english | ]  

Albert Bigelow Paine


Summary: [A bibliography of books essays and articles dealing with Mark Twain... 1869 (September)-1910 (September): p. 215-230.]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 223

Mark Twain A Biography 1886 1900

  [english | ]  

Albert Bigelow Paine


Summary: [A bibliography of books essays and articles dealing with Mark Twain... 1869 (September)-1910 (September): p. 215-230.]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 442

Mark Twain A Biography 1900 1907

  [english | ]  

Albert Bigelow Paine


Summary: [A bibliography of books essays and articles dealing with Mark Twain... 1869 (September)-1910 (September): p. 215-230.]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 153

Mark Twain A Biography 1907 1910

  [english | ]  

Albert Bigelow Paine


Summary: [A bibliography of books essays and articles dealing with Mark Twain... 1869 (September)-1910 (September): p. 215-230.]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 403

Mark Twain A Biography

  [english | ]  

Albert Bigelow Paine


Summary: [A bibliography of books essays and articles dealing with Mark Twain... 1869 (September)-1910 (September): p. 215-230.]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 208

The Boys Life Of Mark Twain

  [english | 1916]  

Albert Bigelow Paine


Excerpts: [... of arrival in the new land, John Clemens once more found himself established in trade. The next thing was to find a home. There were twenty-one ...... were still digging, the big stone suddenly got loose and started down. They were not ready for it at all. Nobody was coming but an old colored man in ...... Sam thought the office safer than his home, where his mother was probably ...]
Genres: [biography | audiobookDownloads: 364

Honore De Balzac

  [english | 1914]  

Albert Keim And Louis Lumet


Summary: [Honore De Balzac His Life And Writings by Mary F Sandars. Literary biography. According to Wikipedia Honore de Balzac May 20 1799 - August 18 1850 was a nineteenth-century French novelist and playwright. His magnum opus was a sequence of almost 100 novels and plays collectively entitled La Comedie humaine which presents a panorama of French life in the years after the fall of Napoleon Bonaparte ...]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 170

In The Claws Of The German Eagle

  [english | 1917]  

Albert Rhys Williams


Excerpts: [... with making his playhouse the center of distribution for the forbidden newspapers smuggled into Brussels. There was a Belgian soldier in uniform, woefully ...... first I had been taken in the morning. It was now turned into a trial chamber. Javert, as prosecutor, was seated on one side of the table, while around ...... the utter absurdity of the charge against me. And my defense ...]
Genres: [war | biography | espionageDownloads: 346

Napoleon Et Alexandre Ier Tome Second

  [french | 1892]  

Albert Vandal


Summary: [Vol. 1 is 2d edition.]
Genres: [biography | historyDownloads: 38

Napoleon Et Alexandre Ier Vol 3

  [french | 1896]  

Albert Vandal


Summary: [Vol. 1 is 2d edition.]
Genres: [biography | historyDownloads: 45

Julio Diniz

  [english | 872]  

Alberto Augusto De Almeida Pimentel


Excerpts: [... rhythmo da lingua portugueza as mais formosas obras primas da litteratura extrangeira. No ha de certo em paiz nenhum mais abundante e prestimosa velhice. O ...... mais do que um traductor- um nacionalisador. Rir-se-ho da sua gloria os meticulosos, dizendo que crime de lesa-magestade o pr mo reformadora nos ...... serviu de estimulo e conforto a voz carinhosa e authorisada de seu ...]
Genres: [non fiction | biographyDownloads: 95

Reed Anthony Cowman

  [english | 1907]  

Andy Adams


Excerpts: [... valley of the Brazos was enchanting, and the hospitality of the Edwards ranch was typical of my own Virginia. George Edwards, my crony, was a year ...... assembly had witnessed a dramatic termination. The same indignity had been offered before, and borne by the whites, too weak to resist the numbers of ...... there was not a man in the outfit but realized that our journey would be ...]
Genres: [western | biographyDownloads: 213
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