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A Clump Of Lilacs

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Alexander Kuprin


Excerpts: [... She followed him in silence. Almazof stood still for a moment when he reached the study, and stared gloomily into one corner, then he dashed ...... to God and to his wife what fearful labour they had cost him.... To begin with, his very entrance into the academy had seemed impossible at first. ...... him... she met every drawback with a bright, almost gay, front. She denied herself ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 310

A Collection Of College Words And Customs

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Benjamin Homer Hall


Excerpts: [... object of the day,-uncouth appearance. After the ceremonies, the students quietly congregate in some room in college to count these favors and to ascertain ...... College of William and Mary, which was founded in 1693, imitated in its laws and customs the English universities, but especially the University of ...... With dirty hands and towzeled heads. Songs of Yale, 1853, p. 16. ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 465

A Collection Of Scotch Proverbs

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Archer Taylor


Excerpts: [... fares well. He that spends his geir on a whore, hes both shame and skaith. Hunger is good Kitchir-meat. He mon have leave to speak ...... Honesty is na pride. He that fishes afore the net, long e're he fish get. He tint never a Cow, that grat for a needle. He that ...... na dinging. He that blaws best bears away the Horn. He is well staikit thereben, that will neither borrow, nor ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 258

A Collier Friday Night

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D Lawrence


Summary: [The widowing of Mrs. Holroyd.--David.--The married man.--The daughter-in-law.--The fight for Barbara.--Touch and go.--The merry-go-round.--A colliers Friday night.--Altitude.--Noahs flood.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 425

A Comedy Of Masks

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Arthur Moore


Summary: [Arthur James Moore (26 December 1888 - 30 June 1974) was an American Bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church South (MECS) the Methodist Church and the United Methodist Church elected in 1930.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 294

A Comedy On The Gold Coast

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Arnold Bennett


Summary: [Albert Arnold Bennett (April 6 1849 ? October 12 1909) was a Baptist missionary and hymn composer who founded the Baptist Theological Seminary of Yokohama which later became Kanto Gakuin University.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 178

A Compilation Of The Messages And Papers Of The Presidents Volume Ix

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Benjamin Harrison


Summary: [A Compilation Of The Messages And Papers Of The Presidents Volume 9 Benjamin Harrison by Benjamin Harrison. This volume comprises the papers of Benjamin Harrison and of Grover Cleveland]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 496

A Costume Piece

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E Hornung


Excerpts: [... huge headlines in the newspapers aforesaid. And this was all one knew of Reuben Rosenthall up to the time when the Old Bohemian Club, having fallen ...... in his shirt front, and the other twenty-five on his little finger. He didn't exist. If he did, he wouldn't have the pluck to wear them. But he had ...... shrugged his shoulders. 'It is horribly obvious, I admit. But - yes, I ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 192

A Countess From Canada

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Bessie Marchant


Summary: [A Countess From Canada by Bessie Marchant. Beyond the Second Portage Oh dear how I should love to go out Katherine Radford stretched her arms wearily above her head as she spoke. There had been five days of persistent snowfall but this morning the clouds had broken showing strips and patches of blue sky and there was bright sunshine flooding the world again with hard and sparkling frost. Why don ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 403

A Crowded Funeral

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David Moynihan


Excerpts: [... Why? Dangerous area? No honey. Body. Summer. Baltimore. No AC. Heat. Smell. Another pause. Maybe you'll learn ...... coverage. Or is that what you guys pick up off the wire. You had a responsibility to come through. You've sent at least three reporters down. Let me ...... Boundaries within boundaries, lines not drawn but very much there. If you live downtown and walk a lot, you get ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 404

A Daughter Of The Land

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Gene Stratton Porter


Summary: [The youngest daughter of a prosperous Indiana farm family defies expectations leaves home and eventually realizes her dream of owning her own farm.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 442

A Daughter Of The Sea

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Charles Wesley Sanders


Summary: [Jean the Soldier and Eulalie the Devils Daughter is a French fairy tale collected by Achille Millien. The fable is classed as Aarne-Thompson type 313 (A girl helps the hero to flee) and revolves about a transformation chase. Others of this type include The Water Nixie The Foundling-Bird The Master Maid and The Two Kings Children. The motifs contain notable similarities to the legend of Jason and ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 10

A Day At The County Fair

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Alice Hale Burnett


Summary: [A Day At The County Fair by Alice Hale Burnett. A Day at the County Fair is presented here in a high quality kindle edition. This popular classic work by Alice Hale Burnett is in the English language and may not include graphics or images from the original edition. If you enjoy the works of Alice Hale Burnett then we highly recommend this publication for your book collection.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 484

A Day Of Fate

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E Roe


Summary: [The King Who Would Be Stronger Than Fate is an Indian fairy tale included by Andrew Lang in The Brown Fairy Book.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 335

A Deal In Wheat

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Frank Norris


Summary: [Includes bibliographical references: (p. 179-180).]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 409

A Deal In Wheat And Other Stories

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Frank Norris


Summary: [Includes bibliographical references: (p. 179-180).]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 107

A Description Of Modern Birmingham

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Charles Pye


Excerpts: [... and in the tower underneath it are ten musical bells, and a set of chimes that play a different tune every day in the week, at the hours of one, ...... under the above title. On the 4th of December, 1812, a general meeting was held, and a committee appointed, who, after making numerous enquiries ...... two constables one headborough, who, if he thinks proper to be vigilant, can act ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 340

A Devil Highball

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G Fleming Roberts


Summary: [Misery likes company. So does the grave. And Gavin Clark had more than one foot in the grave. His brain warped by his wifes unfaithfulness concocted]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 200

A Dialogue Concerning Oratory Or The Causes Of Corrupt Eloquence

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Cornelius Tacitus


Summary: [A Dialogue Concerning Oratory Or The Causes Of Corrupt Eloquence The Works Of Cornelius Tacitus Volume 8 Of 8 With An Essay On His Life And Genius Notes Supplements by Cornelius Tacitus. A Dialogue Concerning Oratory Or The Causes Of Corrupt Eloquence - The Works Of Cornelius Tacitus Volume 8 of 8 With An Essay On - His Life And Genius Notes Supplements is presented here in a high quality kindle ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 205

A Dissertation On The Medical Properties And Injurious Effects Of The Habitual Use Of Tobacco

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A Mcallister


Summary: [A Dissertation On The Medical Properties And Injurious Effects Of The Habitual Use Of Tobacco by A Mcallister. 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 Antiques]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 12
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