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A Noble Life

  [english | ]  

Dinah Maria Craik


Excerpts: [... quitted, not unmoved, the melancholy nursery, he led the way to the scarcely less dreary dining-room, where the two handsome, bright-looking portraits ...... my lord's coach, and that my lord sat therein in solemn state, exacting and receiving an amount of respect little short of veneration, such as, for ...... countenance was never seen. It quite startled the minister with the ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 487

A Noble Woman

  [english | 1871]  

Ann Stephens


Summary: [Wright II 2365.]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 470

A Nobleman Nest

  [english | 1858]  

Ivan Turgenev


Summary: [Ivan Turgenev Born October 28 1818(1818-10-28)Oryol Russian Empire Died September 3 1883 (aged 64)Bougival Seine-et-Oise Occupation Novelist and Playwright Genres Realism Notable work(s) A Sportsmans Sketches ? Fathers and Sons ? A Month in the Country Influences Shakespeare Goethe Pushkin Belinsky Lermontov Byron Schiller Hegel Schlegel Schopenhauer Bakunin Influenced Theodor Storm Gustave ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 224

A Padre In France

  [english | 1918]  

George Birmingham


Excerpts: [... there were hospital trains. An Englishman would have written letters about the pressing need and there would not have been hospital trains for a long ...... were only two ways in which the enemy worried us. His submarines occasionally raided the neighbourhood of our harbour. Then our letters were delayed ...... I became aware that the whole business of the starting of this great ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | warDownloads: 299

A Pagan Of The Hills

  [english | 1919]  

Charles Neville Buck


Excerpts: [... him until the newcomer from down-below felt that, in the attitude, lay almost the force of rebuke. It was as though he stood self-convicted of having ...... a fire-lit night of storm and flood figures thrown into exaggeration as the flames leaped or dwindled-faces haggard with weariness. To Brent ...... a smile flickered in the wearied eyes that looked up from the pillow. Thet's ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | romanceDownloads: 287

A Pair Of Clogs

  [english | 1888]  

Amy Catherine Walton


Excerpts: [... on the door-step. The woman with the tambourine hurried along, keeping the child's head covered with her shawl, at her heels a dirty-white poodle followed ...... and also her passionate sobs and cries. She was in trouble, as he had often been, and one day this trouble was even deeper than usual. They had stopped ...... and brass clasps she was making small murmuring sounds to ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | young readersDownloads: 234

A Patriotic Schoolgirl

  [english | 1918]  

Angela Brazil


Excerpts: [... keen survey of that portion of her sister's face which was not buried in the pillow. Oh. the atmosphere's damp, is it. she remarked. Dona, you're ...... you're late for a meal you put a penny in the missionary box.. Marjorie walked into the large dining-hall with Mollie Simpson. She felt she had made, ...... refusals to record tender particulars and though Patricia's enemies were ...]
Genres: [young readers | fiction and literature | warDownloads: 187

A Popular Schoolgirl

  [english | 1920]  

Angela Brazil


Excerpts: [... dear, she began. I've been wanting to ask you this-are we going back to Rotherwood after the holidays.. Mrs. Saxon folded up her sewing, put ...... a great difference to us, and I think it is far easier to turn out good work in the midst of beautiful surroundings. Grovebury College has reaped ...... light electric railway that ran along the roadside for seven miles to ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 350

A Prairie Infanta

  [english | 1904]  

Eva Wilder Brodhead


Summary: [A Prairie Infanta by Eva Wilder Brodhead. This children s book is from 1904. A clever Western story that develops in a little Colorado mining town. One is made to see the green tall cottonwoods the straggling mud-houses and pungent goat-corrals of its people among whom lived the woman who took to her great heart the motherless Lola. The tropical brilliancy of the girl by reason of her red frock ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | young readersDownloads: 135

A Prince Of Bohemia

  [english | ]  

Honor De Balzac


Excerpts: [... prepared by Dagny, dagnyj@hotmail.com and John Bickers, jbickers@templar.actrix.gen.nz. When all other email fails try our Executive Director: ...... motto IN HOC SIGNO VINCIMUS-the Rusticoli, I repeat, retained their title, and received a couple of offices under the crown with the government of ...... was born, I suppose.'. 'What, sir.'. 'Yes, are you born. What is your name.'. ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 218

A Question

  [english | ]  

Georg Ebers


Summary: [Juif polonais Abraham L?on fut dabord sioniste de gauche militant de lHachomer Hatza?r puis devient trotskyste au d?but de la IIe guerre mondiale un des cadres de la IVe internationale. Il ?crit le pr?sent document en 1942 est arr?t? en 1944 et meurt ? Auschwitz. Ce texte historique tr?s int?ressant propose un point de vue marxiste sur la question juive bien s?r diff?rent de celui du sionisme.]
Genres: [fiction and literature | short story collectionDownloads: 30

A Quoi Tient Lamour

  [french | 1903]  

Emile Blmont


Excerpts: [... avise. Pas une bonne opration ne s'offrait dans le pays, qu'il ne la ft ou ne tentt de la faire. Pour presque rien, il acheta une brasserie toute ...... le regarda s'loigner son tour. Quand elle l'eut vu, de loin, rentrer chez lui, elle ralluma son bougeoir et redescendit l'escalier. VII. Ah. ...... lui coupa le nez, les oreilles, les poigs. Puis on lui creva les yeux, et on le ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | short story collection | romanceDownloads: 456

A Rent In A Cloud

  [english | 1882]  

Charles James Lever


Excerpts: [... on it she doesn't care she's over now. Well done, old lady. That back-hander was neatly given and see, she has marshalled her forces ...... in a quiet business-like way, that promised well for the spirit is which his trust would be exercised. Calvert laughed as he laid down the cigar, but ...... point to more work. Tell me of a plan for a holiday, some grand scheme for idleness, ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 66

A Ride Across Palestine

  [english | 1864]  

Anthony Trollope


Excerpts: [... to ride through that country without paying the regular price for protection, than you have to stop in Z- 's hotel without settling the bill.. I ...... were more in his favour, or whose face and gait and outward bearing seemed to betoken better breeding. He might be some twenty or twenty-one years ...... first on horseback. Joseph, the Frenchman, was strapping on to a rough pony ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 435

A Romance Of Kangaroo Point

  [english | 1876]  

Ernest Favenc


Summary: [A Romance Of Kangaroo Point by Ernest Favenc. o The first Kindle version of A Romance of Kangaroo Point for sale on Amazon. o MY name is Mervington Smythers. I was born in London but have not had the inestimable advantage of in any way profiting by my short residence in that centre of civilisation being only some four years old when my parents landed in Sydney. My father was a gentleman living ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | satire | humorDownloads: 272

A Romance Of Youth

  [english | ]  

Franois Coppe


Excerpts: [... were on the walls the doors were always open, and the children could always play where they liked, chase each other through the apartments or pillage ...... Wait a little before you send him to school. He is very quiet, and if Maria did not excite him so-upon my word, she is more of a boy than he-your Amedee ...... some poor person, a woman in a cap dragging along a crying child, a ...]
Genres: [romance | fiction and literatureDownloads: 318

A Room With A View

  [english | 1908]  

E Forster


Summary: [This Edwardian social comedy explores love and prim propriety among an eccentric cast of characters assembled in an Italian pensione and in a corner of Surrey England.A charming young Englishwoman Lucy Honeychurch faints into the arms of a fellow Britisher when she witnesses a murder in a Florentine piazza. Attracted to this man George Emerson?who is entirely unsuitable and whose father just may ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | romance | audiobookDownloads: 43

A Se Tordre

  [french | 1891]  

Alphonse Allais


Excerpts: [... se tordre. se tordre, by Alphonse Allais. Title: se tordre. Author: Alphonse Allais. Language: French. Produced by Ebooks libres et gratuits ...... que la baronne remplit son verre d’un infiniment vieux cognac, il saisit les soucoupes de ses voisins et les dispose en pile devant lui. Et ...... la cour le premier. Ce mange ne pouvait durer bien longtemps, et un beau jour George ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 98

A Sea Queen Sailing

  [english | 1906]  

Charles Whistler


Excerpts: [... bear a Scottish name, he said. Have you no Scottish kin besides Melbrigda.. I shook my head, whereon Dalfin spoke for me. Here, he said, ...... can well believe it. He is the only one of all that crowd who is worth a thought. It is the first time they have let me sail with him-it is but a chance ...... southward, but we could not tell, and maybe we expected him to see nothing. But ...]
Genres: [nautical | adventure | fiction and literatureDownloads: 365

A Second Home

  [english | 1845]  

Honor De Balzac


Summary: [A House is Not a Home is the 1953 autobiography of the famous New York madam Polly Adler.]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 89
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