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Letters Of A Woman Homesteader

  [english | 1913]  

Elinore Pruitt Stewart

Summary: [This was a delightful book]
Genres: [non fiction | correspondence | womens studiesDownloads: 213

Lettre Lempereur Alexandre Sur La Traite Des Noirs

  [french | ]  

William Wilberforce

Summary: [Lettre L Empereur Alexandre Sur La Traite Des Noirs French Edition by William Wilberforce. 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: [non fiction | historyDownloads: 203

Lettre Relative Lorganisation Des Postes Et Relais

  [french | ]  

Ch Dugas

Excerpts: [... sur chacune d'elles une surveillance particulire, et les diriger sparment. Les postes et les messageries toient, il y a peu d'annes, l'un des canaux ...... Les titulaires des relais ont pour la plupart t presque ruins, parce que les foibles indemnits qu'ils ont reues du gouvernement, n'ont pu les ddommager ...... des dprdations, la forme de rgie qui a administr cette partie. Dans ...]
Genres: [non fictionDownloads: 42

Ley Porque V

  [english | ]  


Excerpts: [... por bem restituir aos indios do Gro Par, e Maranho a liberdade das suas pessoas, e bens etc. Ley, porque V. Magestade ha por bem. by Anonymous. The ...... para se internarem nas suas habitaoens silvestres com lamentavel prejuizo da salvaa das suas Almas, e grave damno do mesmo Estado, na tendo os habitantes ...... as disposioens destas Leys, at que sobre este claro conhecimento, e ...]
Genres: [non fictionDownloads: 156

Library Work With Children

  [english | ]  

Alice Hazeltine

Excerpts: [... receiving it. In the late eighteenth century it was the custom at Harvard College to grant a six-weeks' vacation in winter and summer, when students ...... would it be wise to change this. It would be wise, however, to appoint as one of the county superintendents of public instruction a trained librarian, ...... so little comprehended by the great majority of men, it can hardly be ...]
Genres: [non fictionDownloads: 421

Life In A Thousand Worlds

  [english | 1905]  

William Shuler Harris

Excerpts: [... IS LOVINGLY. DEDICATED. [Illustration: Decorative element]. Illustrations. 1. Portrait of the Author 2. Gazing at the Starry Firmament 3. A City ...... that it was a mere show of stoicism in the presence of one whom he thought to be a spirit. In an incredibly short time we were on easy speaking ...... they must be informed that on Mars there are chemical elements and affinities not ...]
Genres: [non fiction | audiobookDownloads: 311

Liga Patriotica Do Norte

  [english | 1896]  

Antero De Quental

Excerpts: [... Inglaterra, a nossa fiel alliada de tantissimos annos, medrada e engrandecida por essa alliana e desde que ella em m hora para ns comeou, custa de ...... lugar, para o nadir, nos tempos presentes, esse torpe e prepotente ultimatum, terrivel guante de ferro levantado pela mais poderosa das naes, formidanda ...... mais mesquinhos interesses, pelo mais miseravel egoismo, pelas mais ...]
Genres: [non fictionDownloads: 412

Literary And Social Essays

  [english | 1895]  

George William Curtis

Summary: [Emerson.--Hawthorne.--The works of Nathaniel Hawthorne.--Rachel.--Thackeray in America.--Sir Philip Sidney.--Longfellow.--Oliver Wendell Holmes.--Washington Irving.]
Genres: [non fiction | politics | essaysDownloads: 185

Literary New York

  [english | 1903]  

Charles Hemstreet

Summary: [Writers of New Amsterdam.--Before the revolution.--The poet of the revolution Philip Freneau--In the days of Thomas Paine.--The city that Irving knew.--With Paulding Drake and Halleck.--Cooper and his friends.--Those who gathered about Poe.--At the close of the Knickerbocker days.--Half a century ago.--Two famous meeting-places.--Some of the writers of to-day.]
Genres: [non fictionDownloads: 0

Literary Taste How To Form It

  [english | 1909]  

Arnold Bennett

Summary: [Literary Taste: How to Form it is a long essay by Arnold Bennett first published in 1909 with a revised edition by his friend Frank Swinnerton appearing in 1937. It includes a long list of recommended books every item individually costed. Both the essay and the list were very influential although Bennetts decision to include only books originally written in English (along with a handful of Latin ...]
Genres: [non fiction | audiobookDownloads: 223

Little Folks Handy Book

  [english | 1910]  

Adelia Beard

Excerpts: [... You may have as many cards as you like, though twelve are all that are used to make the things shown in our photographs. [Illustration: FIG. 1-Cut ...... 16 shows two clothespin horses attached to a. =Berry-basket Wagon=. with clothespin wheels. The driver is a clothespin held up by a ...... bend the two sides well up and crease them along the bottom until the boat resembles Fig. ...]
Genres: [young readers | instructional | non fictionDownloads: 168

Little Journeys To The Homes Of Great Businessmen

  [english | 1909]  

Elbert Hubbard

Summary: [Little Journeys To The Homes Of Great Businessmen by Elbert Hubbard. Millionaires as a rule are woefully ignorant. Up to a certain sum they grow with their acquisitions. Then they begin to wither at the heart. The care of a fortune is a penalty. I advise the gentle reader to think twice before accumulating ten millions. -from John J. Astor Elbert Hubbard was one of the most respected journalists ...]
Genres: [biography | non fictionDownloads: 124

Little Travels And Roadside Sketches

  [english | ]  

William Makepeace Thackeray

Excerpts: [... (the coachman), who had lived in some private families, was quite anxious to conciliate the footmen of the Duke of B.'s establishment, that's all, ...... dinner begins in the after-cabin-boiled salmon, boiled beef, boiled mutton, boiled cabbage, boiled potatoes, and parboiled wine for any gentlemen who ...... the human mind, if the body be in a decent state, expands into gayety and ...]
Genres: [non fiction | travelDownloads: 232

Loc Workshop On Etexts

  [english | 1992]  


Excerpts: [... service bureaus Michael Lesk Ricky Erway Judith A. Zidar Discussion. Session V. Approaches to Preparing Electronic Texts Susan Hockey (Moderator) Stuart ...... duplication and to ensure accuracy and preservation of unique materials and 3) agreement on the necessary standards and development of the appropriate ...... Thus, a representative example of the numerous textual conversion ...]
Genres: [non fiction | computers | post 1930Downloads: 138

Loeuvre Des Conteurs Allemands

  [french | 1913]  


Excerpts: [... de raison que la plupart des femmes. Ceci est votre conviction sinon vous ne m'exposeriez pas votre trange dsir de vous communiquer sans ambages et ...... suivaient dans le miroir tous leurs mouvements et tous leurs gestes. Les mille sentiments qui m'agitaient alors ne me permirent pas de juger que ...... qu'il s'agissait de choses dfendues je voulais prendre mes prcautions. J'tais ...]
Genres: [non fiction | biographyDownloads: 387

Lombard Street

  [english | ]  

Walter Bagehot

Summary: [Lombard Street: A Description of the Money Market (1873) is a famous book by Walter Bagehot. Bagehot was one of the first writers to describe and explain the world of international and corporate finance banking and money in understandable language.]
Genres: [non fiction | businessDownloads: 462

Lombard Street A Description Of The Money Market

  [english | 1873]  

Walter Bagehot

Summary: [Lombard Street: A Description of the Money Market (1873) is a famous book by Walter Bagehot. Bagehot was one of the first writers to describe and explain the world of international and corporate finance banking and money in understandable language.]
Genres: [business | non fictionDownloads: 4

Love Marriage Birth Control

  [english | 1921]  

Bertrand Dawson

Excerpts: [... OF PENN. [Illustration: logo]. London NISBET & CO. LTD. 22 BERNERS STREET, W.1. First Published January, 1922 Reprinted January, 1922 Reprinted ...... is a sure way to lessen disease. Mere denunciations of evil serve but small purpose. The aim of statesmanship is rather to seek out causes and ponder ...... is made that I have not urged the paramount necessity of diminishing the ...]
Genres: [sexuality | health | non fictionDownloads: 196

Macmillan Reading Books Book V

  [english | 1900]  


Excerpts: [... two sources. One of these is the English language as talked by our remote ancestors, the other is the Latin language, which came to us through French, ...... (for) the beasts of civic heroes. Civic heroes, those who have striven for the rights of their fellow citizens. Hampden, i.e., John Hampden (born 1594, ...... an ant, of his talents superiorly vain, Was trotting, with ...]
Genres: [non fiction | fiction and literatureDownloads: 177

Makers Of Many Things

  [english | 1916]  

Eva March Tappan

Summary: [The little friction match.--About india rubber.--Kid gloves.--How rags and trees become paper.--How books are made.--From goose quill to fountain pens and lead pencils.--The dishes on our tables.--How the wheels of a watch go around.--The making of shoes.--In the cotton mill.--Silkworms and their work.]
Genres: [young readers | non fictionDownloads: 215
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