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Abbe Mouret Transgression

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Emile Zola


Summary: [mile Franois Zola (2 April 1840 - 29 September 1902) was an influential French writer the most important exemplar of the literary school of naturalism and an important contributor to the development of theatrical naturalism. He was a major figure in the political liberalization of France and in the exoneration of the falsely accused and convicted army officer Alfred Dreyfus which is encapsulated ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 322

Abdelazer Or The Moor Revenge

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Aphra Behn


Summary: [Aphra Behn (10 July 1640 ? 16 April 1689) was a prolific dramatist of the Restoration and was one of the first English professional female writers. Her writing participated in the amatory fiction genre of British literature.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 18

Abdul Baha In London

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Abdu Baha


Excerpts: [... by the lofty spiritual tone of the proceedings the notes struck were all in the direction of Brotherhood, Unity, and Peace. While a report ...... that you may be awake and prepared. I leave you with prayer that all the beauty of the Kingdom may be yours. In deep regret at our separation, ...... of the heavenly concourse it is as though we had taken a mirror and had gazed into it. ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 144

Abelard Tome I

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Charles De Remusat


Excerpts: [... la Dialectique pour point de d'epart, en y rattachant les Gloses sur Porphyre, Aristote et Bo`ece. Ainsi nous nous formerons de la logique d'Ab'elard ...... `a ce qui est cause qu'un concept se produise dans l'esprit de quelqu'un. [Note 472: Chimaera est opinabilis (p. 192). Opinabilis vaut mieux que ...... D'AB'ELARD.-Dialectica, QUATRI`EME ET CINQUI`EME PARTIES, OU LES SECONDS ...]
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Aboriginal American Authors

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Daniel Brinton


Excerpts: [... borrowed from other tribes. Some old men acquire great reputation as story tellers, and are invited to houses, and feasted, by those who are desirous ...... [Footnote 13: Legends and Tales of the Eskimo. (Edinburgh and London, 1875.)] [Footnote 14: Pok, Kalalek avalangnek, etc., Nongme, 1857 ...... of Lake Atitlan, in the province of Solola, Guatemala.] [Footnote 34: Don Domingo ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 354

About Ireland

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E Lynn Linton


Summary: [The Cornet Player Who Betrayed Ireland is a compilation of previously uncollected stories by Frank OConnor from 1981. The stories were selected by OConnors widow Harriet ODonovan Sheehy and the Cork writer David Marcus. The collection includes: War There is a Lone House The Miracle (no relation to The Miracle from The Common Chord) May Night The Flowering Trees The Storyteller Macs Masterpiece ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 483

Abraham Bosom

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Basil King


Summary: [Abraham S Bosom by Basil King. The story of a minister who suffering from an incurable disease passes through the pangs of death--and experiences a sort of Pantheistic revelation in which he discovers God manifest even in his bedroom furniture The book no doubt is fruit of the author s sincere desire to answer for himself and his fellows some of the eternal questionings of the soul. ]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 229

Abrg De Lhistoire Universelle Depuis Charlemagne

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Voltaire


Summary: [Franois-Marie Arouet (21 November 1694 ? 30 May 1778) better known by the pen name Voltaire was a French Enlightenment writer and philosopher famous for his wit and for his advocacy of civil liberties including freedom of religion and free trade. Voltaire was a prolific writer and produced works in almost every literary form including plays poetry novels essays historical and scientific works ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 379

Absinthia Taetra

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Ernest Dowson


Excerpts: []
Genres: [classicDownloads: 130

Absolute Spirit

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Georg Hegel


Summary: [Bibliographical footnotes.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 82

Accessory Before The Fact

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Algernon Blackwood


Summary: [The willows.--Secret worship.--Ancient sorceries.--The glamour of the snow.--The Wendigo.--The other wing.--The transfer.--Ancient lights.--The listener.--The empty house.--Accessory before the fact.--Keeping his promise.--Max Hensig.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 211

Account Of A Tour In Normandy Vol I of 2

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Dawson Turner


Excerpts: [... VIII. MILITARY ANTIQUITIES-LE VIEUX CHATEAU-ORIGINAL PALACE OF THE NORMAN DUKES-HALLES OF ROUEN-MIRACLE AND PRIVILEGE OF ST. ROMAIN-CHATEAU DU VIEUX ...... Departement de la Seine Inferieure, II. p. 209 [61] Farin, Histoire de Rouen, V. p. 113. [62] Essais sur le Departement de la Seine Inferieure, ...... at Rouen, formed a very opulent community. The monastery, previously occupied ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 497

Across Coveted Lands

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Arnold Henry Savage Landor


Summary: [Across Coveted Lands by Arnold Henry Savage Landor. This book follows Arnold Henry Savage Landor on his travels from Russia to India on horseback in 1901. 577 pages.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 53

Across The Plains In 1844

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Catherine Sager Pringle


Summary: [Two hundred copies.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 462

Across Unknown South America

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Arnold Henry Savage Landor


Summary: [Across Unknown South America by Arnold Henry Savage Landor. Across Unknown South America is presented here in a high quality kindle edition. This popular classic work by Arnold Henry Savage Landor is in the English language. If you enjoy the works of Arnold Henry Savage Landor then we highly recommend this publication for your book collection.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 288

Actas Capitulares Desde El 21 Hasta

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Anonymous


Excerpts: [... DEL MES DE MAYO DE 1810. El primer monumento hist'orico de la Rep'ublica Argentina se echaba menos en sus anales, por haberse omitido su ...... de nuestra pen'insula, por los impresos publicados en esta ciudad de 'orden de V. E., y animado de su innata lealtad 'a nuestro Soberano, y de ...... el Sr. D. Joaquin Mosquera, Coronel retirado del mismo real cuerpo, el Sr. D. Eugenio ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 31

Acton Feud

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Frederick Swainson


Excerpts: [... a sly dog. Punctually to the minute Grim rang his bell, and, darting into the dressing-room, said, Now, Cherry, come along with your epilogue, ...... the holidays? Beastly, said Gus. Governor rusty? No end. Been making the will again, and leaving me out. Perry fiasco, ...... loafers at the little 'ouse, and he began to know a little more of betting, gee-gees, and other kindred ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 321

Acts Of Peter And Andrew

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From Bodleian Ms


Excerpts: [... him up, and carried him away to the mountain where Peter and Matthew and Alexander were sitting. And when he saw them, they saluted him with ...... through their street three days, so that my blood stained the whole street. Peter says to him: Be a man in the Lord, brother Andrew, and come hither, ...... was thus speaking, the Lord Jesus Christ appeared to them in the form of a ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 10

Acts Of Saint Philip The Apostle When He Went To Upper Hellas

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Acts Of Saint Philip The Apostle When He Went To Upper Hellas


Excerpts: [... We have doctrines of our fathers in which we are pleased, seeking after knowledge but if thou hast anything new, O stranger, show it to us without ...... reveal to you that name, for I have no other work in this world than this proclamation.(2) For when my Lord came into this world, He chose us, being ...... after they were dead, that have fairly completed the number of their days....]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 352

Acts Of Sharbil

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Acts Of Sharbil


Excerpts: [... to the tearing of combs, and to bitter inflictions of all kinds of tortures, and should afterwards receive the punishment of the sword. ...... on the cross of death, be ashamed of Him and refuse to worship Him: for, all these things which He endured-it was for the salvation of men and for ...... with thee to-day to the church. Depart thou, and go down with honour and to-morrow at ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 120
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