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A Biographical Sketch Of The Life And Character Of Joseph

  [english | 1869]  

Charlotte Taylor Blow Charless


Excerpts: [... so long shrouded them-–and come forth, more beautiful than the hyacinth, to bloom forever on the borders of the river of life. And may you, my sweet ...... off excepting a little bunch on the top of their heads which they reserved as a fastening for their feathers and other head ornaments, of which they ...... of it. There is a Friend who sticketh closer than a brother, to ...]
Genres: [biography | correspondenceDownloads: 68

A Letter From Mr Cibber To Mr Pope

  [english | 1742]  

Colley Cibber


Excerpts: [... and if he went on in his sauciness he might expect such a reception from him. The next night Gay came accordingly, and, treating him as Pope had ...... attack in the form of broadsides, pamphlets and the like, Cibber is clearly innocent however, like many actors, he was an expert improvisator of ...... in public throughout his life. But a charge of immorality did bother him, for he ...]
Genres: [correspondence | criticismDownloads: 66

A Letter To A Gentleman In The Country

  [english | 1757]  

Anonymous


Summary: [A Letter To A Gentleman In The Country From His Friend In London Giving An Authentick And Circumstantial Account Of The Confinement Behaviour And Attested By The Gentlemen Who Were Present by Anonymous. This title has fewer than 24 printed text pages. The Plotters is presented here in a high quality kindle edition. This popular classic work by Alexander Blade is in the English language. If you ...]
Genres: [history | correspondenceDownloads: 460

A Letter To Lord Robert Bertie

  [english | 1757]  

Anonymous


Excerpts: [... reflecting on the supposed Authors of their Misfortunes. And when they call to mind that indelible Disgrace which has befallen them in the Mediterranean, ...... therefore take that Liberty which, as one of your Constituents, I may claim, of canvassing the Merits of that Transaction in which your Lordship had a ...... Repose. In these Circumstances, what Transports of Pleasure would ...]
Genres: [history | correspondenceDownloads: 207

A Residence In France During The Years 1792 1793

  [english | 1792]  

An English Lady


Excerpts: [... REMARKS BY THE EDITOR. The following Letters were submitted to my inspection and judgement by the Author, of whose principles and abilities I had ...... hands and they seem to bestow so little attention on their work, that it looks more like the amusement of idleness than an effort of industry. I ...... I have reproached many of the people of this place, who, from their education ...]
Genres: [history | correspondenceDownloads: 483

Advice To A Young Man Upon First Going To Oxford

  [english | 1832]  

Edward Berens


Summary: [Advice To A Young Man Upon First Going To Oxford by Edward Berens. 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 Conduct of life Study Aids Civil Service ]
Genres: [non fiction | correspondenceDownloads: 316

As A Chinaman Saw Us

  [english | 1904]  

Anonymous


Summary: [The Chinaman Pacific and Frisco R.R. Co. is a 1988 short-story collection by Frank Chin that collects many of the short stories he had published in the 1970s. It won the American Book Award. The collection deals with Chinese-American history by recalling the work of early Chinese immigrants in such jobs as coolie railworker and launderer.]
Genres: [correspondence | non fictionDownloads: 271

Before And After Waterloo

  [english | 1907]  

Edward Stanley


Excerpts: [... hear at Geneva, where I shall go as soon as the great Consul will permit me by shewing himself. The Country is in the finest state possible, and their ...... for the officers or Midshipmen, they never think of it. Indeed, the latter live exactly as well as the officers they mess with them, have as good berths, ...... enough-we have Green Peas and Asparagus every day. But we ...]
Genres: [correspondence | historyDownloads: 170

Billy Baxter Letters

  [english | 1898]  

William Kountz


Excerpts: [... have actually demanded over three and a half million copies, or nearly five car-loads of our little books, and there is no telling where it will stop. ...... for all. At the hotel Johnny claimed I had a drag because I drew a room with a window in it. Breakfast was hardly over until Bud, without consulting us ...... in Pittsburg who had given him the eye in bygone days and I got so ...]
Genres: [humor | short story collection | correspondenceDownloads: 2

Campaign Pictures Of The War In South Africa 1899 1900

  [english | 1901]  

A Hales


Summary: [great reading]
Genres: [war | correspondenceDownloads: 78

Carta De Hum Cidadam De Genova A Hum Seu Correspondente Em

  [english | 1746]  

Anonymous


Excerpts: [... Anonymous. Carta de hum cidadam de Genova a hum seu correspondente em Londres. Entre os fatas eventos desta presente guerra, entendo ser de ...... Governo as mesmas insistencias, e ameaos por outros tres milhes, que foy precizo logo pagar nem ser defficil o conjecturar quanto internamente se enfurecesse ...... extremamente sentidos, ou j pelo espolio gravissimo de tantas familias, ...]
Genres: [non fiction | correspondenceDownloads: 34

Chateaubriand Et Madame De Custine

  [french | 1893]  

Francois Ren De Chateaubriand


Summary: [Franois-Ren vicomte de Chateaubriand (4 September 1768 - 4 July 1848) was a French writer politician and diplomat. He is considered the founder of Romanticism in French literature.]
Genres: [correspondence | non fictionDownloads: 416

Christine

  [english | 1917]  

Alice Cholmondeley


Summary: [Christine is purportedly a compilation of letters from a gifted young English girl studying in Germany just before the outbreak of the war (Charms 188) to her mother in Britain. Written by Elizabeth von Arnim and presented under her anonymous pen-name Alice Cholmondeley the work dated from May 28 1914 to August 4 1914 the letters were published in 1917. Christine explained her experience with ...]
Genres: [war | biography | correspondenceDownloads: 179

Correspondance De Chateaubriand Avec La Marquise De V

  [french | 1903]  

Francois Ren De Chateaubriand


Summary: [Franois-Ren vicomte de Chateaubriand (4 September 1768 - 4 July 1848) was a French writer politician and diplomat. He is considered the founder of Romanticism in French literature.]
Genres: [non fiction | history | correspondenceDownloads: 468

Correspondance De Voltaire Avec Le Roi De Prusse

  [french | 1889]  

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: [correspondenceDownloads: 67

Correspondence Conversations Of Alexis De Tocqueville With

  [english | 1859]  

Alexis De Tocqueville


Excerpts: [... Length of speeches French public men Lamartine Falloux Foreign French Narvaez and Kossuth French conversers Montalembert Monsieur, Madame, and Mademoiselle ...... from the tribune appeared often strange, but coming from so honest a man we accepted them. One falsehood, however, after another was exposed, and ...... of democracy, I think that it would have been easier to attack the ...]
Genres: [biography | correspondenceDownloads: 298

Dere Mable

  [english | 1918]  

Edward Streeter


Summary: [Dokument.doc -- Davno i nepravda -- Prevet Mei?bl / E?dvard Striter perevod s angl. I. Luk?i?anovoi?.]
Genres: [humor | correspondence | fiction and literatureDownloads: 270

Disturbed Ireland

  [english | 1881]  

Bernard Becker


Excerpts: [... But it was necessary for me to find out his whereabouts. To go and see whether he was at Lough Mask involved a ride of forty miles, enlivened ...... reply, Ye might lie down and sleep anywhere, and divil a soul would molest ye, barring the lizards in summer time and they are dreadful, are lizards. ...... on account of its low price and other good qualities, is the old Enfield rifle ...]
Genres: [history | correspondenceDownloads: 426

Dreams Waking Thoughts And Incidents

  [english | 1891]  

William Beckford


Summary: [Life and consciousness.--The soul and the body.--Phantasms of the living and psychical research.--Dreams.--Memory of the present and false recognition.--Intellectual effort.--Brain and thought: a philosophical illusion.]
Genres: [essays | travel | correspondenceDownloads: 271

Early Letters Of George William Curtis

  [english | 1898]  

George William Curtis


Summary: [The Early Letters Of George William Curtis by George William Curtis. These are Tophetic times. I doubt if the sturdy faith of those heroes Shadrack and co. would carry them through this fervor unliquefied. Their much vaunted furnace was but a cool retreat where thoughts of great-coats were possible compared with this. And if that nether region of whose fires so much is sung by poets and other men ...]
Genres: [biography | correspondenceDownloads: 351
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