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A Perilous Secret

  [english | ]  

Charles Reade


Summary: [v. 1. Hard cash.--v. 2. The double marriage or White lies.--v. 3. Put yourself in his place.--v. 4. A perilous secret.--v. 5. Peg Woffington. Christie Johnstone.--v. 6. Foul play.--v. 7. It is never too late to mend.--v. 9. Readiana comments on current events. Bible characters.--v. 11. The cloister and the hearth.--v. 12. The autobiography of a thief and other histories. The wandering heir.--v.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 80

A Phenomenal Fauna

  [english | ]  

Carolyn Wells


Summary: [Carolyn Wells (June 18 1862-March 26 1942) was an American author and poet (born in Rahway New Jersey the daughter of William E. and Anna Wells. She died at the Flower-Fifth Avenue Hospital in New York City in 1942. She had been married to Hadwin Houghton the heir of the Houghton-Mifflin publishing empire founded by Bernard Houghton. Wells also had an impressive collection of volumes of poetry by ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 77

A Photograph Of The Soul

  [english | ]  

Daniel Clark


Summary: [Daniel is the central protagonist of the Book of Daniel. According to the biblical book at a young age Daniel was carried off to Babylon where he became famous for interpreting dreams and rose to become one of the most important figures in the court.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 26

A Piece Of Red Calico

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Frank Stockton


Summary: [Frank Richard Stockton (April 5 1834 ? April 20 1902) was an American writer and humorist best known today for a series of innovative childrens fairy tales that were widely popular during the last decades of the 19th century. Stockton avoided the didactic moralizing common to childrens stories of the time instead using clever humor to poke at greed violence abuse of power and other human foibles ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 159

A Plan For Colonial Union

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Benjamin Franklin


Summary: [A Plan For Colonial Union by Benjamin Franklin. A Plan for Colonial Union is a series of letters though first published in 1766 were dated late in 1754 the year that the actual fighting of the French and Indian War began in the Ohio Valley. They were addressed to William Shirley 1694-1771 governor of Massachusetts. In June and July of 1754 Franklin had attended the Albany Conference where ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 242

A Plea For The Christians By Athenagoras

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Athenagoras


Excerpts: [... That we are not atheists, therefore, seeing that we acknowledge one God, uncreated, eternal, invisible, impassible, incomprehensible, illimitable, ...... that we shall suffer no such great evil here, even should our lives be taken from us, compared with what we shall there receive for our ...... images? If, indeed, matter and God are the same, two names for one thing, then ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 112

A Plot For Murder

  [english | ]  

Fredric Brown


Summary: [Ex-newspaperman finds crime going on based on radio scripts he wrote. Also published as Murder Can Be Fun.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 469

A Poetical Olio

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Elizabeth Beverley


Excerpts: [... salubrious air. Here, harmless pleasure holds her sway Each face we meet is bright as day- No gloom-all joyous as the morn, When sol's first ...... part ? My constancy thou need'st not fear Thy Henry boasts a faithful heart. Or dost thou fear the sea's rough wave, May ...... dear treasure to obtain. His laurels at her feet were laid: My life ! my Anna, e'er command Sweetly smil'd ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 37

A Point In Morals

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Ellen Glasgow


Summary: [The shadowy third.--Dares gift.--The past.--Whispering leaves.--A point in morals.--The difference.--Jordans end.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 301

A Politica Intercolonial E Internacional E O Tratado De Lourenco Marques

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Carlos Testa


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Genres: [classicDownloads: 413

A Political And Social History Of Modern Europe V 1

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Carlton H Hayes


Excerpts: [... except England, was marked in the seventeenth century by a continued growth of monarchical power. The kings were busily engaged in strengthening ...... Louis and William III, with a view to maintaining the balance of power and preventing either France or Austria from unduly increasing its power. ...... their pulpits a royal declaration permitting the sinful practices of dancing on ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 280

A Political Diary 1828 1830 Volume Ii

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Edward Law lord Ellenborough


Excerpts: [... make peace. No communication to that effect has been made officially to them. The French and Russian Ministers at the Conference said they could ...... of Kent telling her a Bengal cavalry cadetship was at her disposal for the son of Colonel Harvey. There is a very interesting letter from ...... over, and all would be quiet when he went away. The King seemed relieved since the ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 119

A Political History Of The State Of New York Volumes 1 3

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Dealva Stanwood Alexander


Summary: [A Political History Of The State Of New York Volumes 1 3 by Dealva Stanwood Alexander. 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: [classicDownloads: 375

A Pomander Of Verse

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E Nesbit


Summary: [Edith Nesbit (married name Edith Bland 15 August 1858 - 4 May 1924) was an English author and poet whose childrens works were published under the name of E. Nesbit. She wrote or collaborated on over 60 books of fiction for children several of which have been adapted for film and television. She was also a political activist and co-founded the Fabian Society a precursor to the modern Labour Party.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 296

A Positive Romance

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Edward Bellamy


Summary: [Edward Bellamy (26 March 1850 - 22 May 1898) was an American author and socialist most famous for his utopian novel Looking Backward set in the year 2000.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 110

A Prayer In Darkness

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G Chesterton


Excerpts: []
Genres: [classicDownloads: 281

A Prince Of Cornwall

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Charles Whistler


Excerpts: [... They had given me a long Welsh cloak of crimson, fur bordered, and a cap to wear with it instead of my helm. And of course I had not on my ...... a small army to search the wild hills and woodlands of the Quantocks to any effect. The whole countryside turned out gladly, and the Watchet Norsemen ...... brooded over it just as I had done the other day. Then it came to me that at ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 142

A Prince Of Sinners

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E Phillips Oppenheim


Summary: [A Prince Of Sinners by E Phillips Oppenheim. Already the sweepers were busy in the deserted hall and the lights burned low. Of the great audience who had filled the place only half-an-hour ago not one remained. The echoes of their tumultuous cheering seemed still to linger amongst the rafters the dust which their feet had raised hung about in a little cloud. But the long rows of benches were ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 78

A Professional Person

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A Goodrich Freer


Excerpts: [... entirely refusing to quit his hold in spite of Adelaide's commands. She feared for the safety of the dog rather than of the man, remembering Maitland's ...... the village lawyer on the way, she begged that the dog-cart might be sent for him and that she herself might accompany her father. The hills ...... through the village. A Professional Person V Adelaide Crediton had never been ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 494

A Public Appeal For Redress

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Francis Ellingwood Abbot


Summary: [A Public Appeal For Redress To The Corporation And Overseers Of Harvard University Professor Royce S Libel by Francis Ellingwood Abbot. A Public Appeal for Redress to the Corporation and Overseers of Harvard University - Professor Royce s Libel is presented here in a high quality kindle edition. This popular classic work by Francis Ellingwood Abbot is in the English language and may not include ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 396
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