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A Bid For Fortune

  [english | 1895]  

Guy Newell Boothby


Summary: [Belle-Belle ou Le Chevalier Fortune is a French literary fairy tale written by Madame dAulnoy.]
Genres: [mysterydetective | pulpDownloads: 339

A Bier For Baby

  [english | ]  

Dean Evans


Excerpts: [... grunted. This killing? said Gomez. Yeah. This killing. A bawdy house-in front of it, I mean. North Angeles Street. Four thousand block. You probably ...... Identification in the form of a little packet of business cards. Driver's license made out to the same man. Gomez stood again. A couple of ...... pain in the abdomen for us. Okay, come along. The girls are all up back. Gomez ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 367

A Bihari Remete

  [english | 1920]  

Aurl Krpti


Excerpts: [... patrciusnak, mint Licinus borblynak. Kezben pergamentekercset szorongatott, taln Theokritosz egy idilljt, taln egy adslevelet. Elegancijhoz s pomps megjelenshez ...... s azok megkettztettk lpteiket. Az t nemsokra a Tiberis fel kanyarodott s attl alig egy kdobsnyira prhuzamosan haladt tovbb a part blogat fzesei mellett. ...... hajtanak a part fel s az idegenek meglik a rgi erklcsket,...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 118

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 Biographical Sketch Of The Life And Character Of Joseph Charless

  [english | ]  

Charlotte Taylor Blow Charless


Excerpts: [... the omissions to which I have alluded. You remember, I mentioned to you the fact, that your grandfather commenced life, as a business man, ...... him for his accumulated business, which, nevertheless, he continued to prosecute with avidity. This was about the year 1841. I do not recollect how ...... creditors for the firm not to close up, but to continue the business, each binding ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 401

A Bird Calendar For Northern India

  [english | 1916]  

Douglas Dewar


Excerpts: [... or absence of the voices of these latter which imparts distinctive features to the minstrelsy of every month of the year. In January the sprightly ...... The shape of the tail, however, enables the observer to distinguish between the two species at a glance. The tail of the kite is long and forked, while ...... and March are the months in which to look for the eggs of the wood-owl. ...]
Genres: [natureDownloads: 292

A Bird Eye View Of The Bible

  [english | 1914]  

Frank Nelson Palmer


Summary: [A Bird S Eye View Of The Bible by Frank Nelson Palmer. A straightforward easy-reading rendition of the vintage book by Frank Nelson Palmer. Published in 1914 it was intended as a learning device to challenge and test the Bible reader.]
Genres: [religion | instructionalDownloads: 157

A Bird Out Of The Snare

  [english | ]  

Dorothy Canfield


Summary: [Dorothy Canfield Fisher (February 17 1879 ? November 9 1958) was an educational reformer social activist and best-selling American author in the early decades of the twentieth century. She was named by Eleanor Roosevelt as one of the ten most influential women in the United States. Dorothy Canfield brought the Montessori method of child-rearing to the United States presided over the countrys ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 328

A Birding On A Bronco

  [english | 1896]  

Florence Merriam


Excerpts: [... with a gleam in his eye and later, when I had done that, from the top of a peak at the foot of the valley he pointed out the distant blue mountains ...... about the branches, darting up for insects or chasing down by his nose after falling millers. One morning the ranchman's little girl rode over to ...... and his mate, and I must turn my glass on them. She came first, with long ...]
Genres: [nature | non fictionDownloads: 236

A Bit Of Old China

  [english | 1911]  

Charles Warren Stoddard


Summary: [The Kine Saga is a heroic fantasy trilogy written by British author A. R. Lloyd (Alan Richard Lloyd). It comprises Kine (also published as Marshworld) Witchwood and Dragon Pond (first published as Dragonpond) and chronicles the life of a wild Least Weasel named Kine. The name Kine comes from an Old English word for the weasel.]
Genres: [travelDownloads: 413

A Book For All Readers

  [english | 1900]  

Ainsworth Rand Spofford


Excerpts: [... can the line be drawn between the good and improving novels, and novels which are neither good nor improving. This involves something more than the moral ...... approves or amends the Librarian's recommendations, at its discretion but expensive works are referred to the whole board for determination. In the ...... or signatures, where they are stuck together at the back by adhesive ...]
Genres: [non fictionDownloads: 385

A Book For Kids

  [english | 1921]  

C Dennis


Excerpts: [... and brandy-snaps, pastry all in flakes. But I wouldn't be a baker if . I couldn't eat the cakes. Would you. THE DAWN DANCE. What ...... and basket on arm. Run to the window and tell him to stop-. Flippity-flop. Flippity-flop. THE FUNNY HATTER. Harry was a funny man, Harry was ...... were when you rode out.. So I rode homeward, free of doubt. OUR STREET. In our street, the main ...]
Genres: [poetry | young readersDownloads: 311

A Book Of Autographs

  [english | 1844]  

Nathaniel Hawthorne


Summary: [A Book Of Autographs by Nathaniel Hawthorne. A Book of Autographs by Nathaniel Hawthorne We are pleased to offer thousands of books for the Kindle including thousands of hard-to-find literature and classic fiction books. Click on our Editor Name eBook-Ventures next to the book title above to view all of the titles that are currently available. ]
Genres: [fiction | short storiesDownloads: 496

A Book Of Burlesques

  [english | 1916]  

H Mencken


Summary: [Henry Louis H. L. Mencken (September 12 1880 - January 29 1956) was an American journalist essayist magazine editor satirist acerbic critic of American life and culture and a student of American English. Mencken known as the Sage of Baltimore is regarded as one of the most influential American writers and prose stylists of the first half of the 20th century. Mencken is known for writing The ...]
Genres: [humorDownloads: 131

A Book Of Exposition

  [english | 1922]  

Homer Heath Nugent


Summary: [The exposition of a mechanism The levers of the human body by Sir A. Keith.--The exposition of a machine The Mergenthaler linotype by P. T. Dodge.--The exposition of a process in nature The pea weevil by J. H. Fabre tr. by B. Miall.--The exposition of a manufacturing process Modern paper making by J. W. Butler Paper Company.--The exposition of an idea The gospel of relaxation by W. Jame]
Genres: [essaysDownloads: 421

A Book Of Fruits And Flowers

  [english | ]  

Anonymous


Excerpts: [... be milk warm, and no warmer after the first shifting you must stamp and straine your last nine ounces of Violets, and put in only the juice of them, ...... at all times, and at his meale, which must be but one in a day, and that so little, that he may rise hungry. Thus he must doe for five dayes together, ...... To keep Cowslips for Salates. Take a quart of White wine Vineger, and ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 439

A Book Of Golden Deeds

  [english | ]  

Charlotte Yonge


Excerpts: [... whose Light was shining out even in this heathen's truth and constancy. How his trust was fulfilled is not known. The Senate, after the next victory, ...... in Jerusalem. There, want of provisions had brought him to great distress, when tidings came that another son of Antiochus Epiphanes had claimed ...... to the rude joys of Valhall. Nevertheless there is a pastoral staff across ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 188

A Book Of Nonsense

  [english | 1862]  

Edward Lear


Summary: [Edward Lear (12 May 1812 ? 29 January 1888) was an English artist illustrator author and poet renowned today primarily for his literary nonsense in poetry and prose and especially his limericks a form that he popularised.]
Genres: [humor | poetryDownloads: 77

A Book Of Prefaces

  [english | 1917]  

H Mencken


Summary: [A Book of Prefaces is H. L. Menckens 1917 collection of essays criticizing American culture authors and movements. Mencken describing this work as My My most important book in its effects upon my professional career. In fact the book was considered vitriolic enough that Menckens close friend Alfred Knopf was concerned about publishing it because of the massive increase in patriotism during World ...]
Genres: [essaysDownloads: 201

A Book Of Scoundrels

  [english | 1897]  

Charles Whibley


Summary: [I found this book to be overly wordy and full of words that were in fashion a long time ago. It was of some interest if one is willing to wade through so much courtly verbiage. It may appeal to those who enjoy Shakespeare though it is not quite that convoluted.]
Genres: [history | biography | mysterydetectiveDownloads: 455
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