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A Christmas Tree

  [english | 1850]  

Charles Dickens

Excerpts: [... real watches (with movable hands, at least, and an endless capacity of being wound up) dangling from innumerable twigs there were French-polished ...... eyes of his to bear upon me-when I affected to laugh very much, but in my heart of hearts was extremely doubtful of him. Close beside him is that infernal snuff-box, ...... knowledge of its existence anywhere, was sufficient to ...]
Genres: [fiction | short storiesDownloads: 31

A Chronicle Of London From 1089 To 1483

  [english | 1827]  


Excerpts: [... SHOE-LANE. [Illustration: ALERE FLAMMAM.]. [Illustration: Fac-simile of a page of the Chronicle of London in the Harleian M.S. 565, fol. 37. J. ...... aldermen, with the counseill and assent of alle the citee, and be othe sworne on the Evaungelies, that fro this tyme forth there schull never schirreves ...... nothyng worthy to be preysed. Also in this yere Reynold of Lanfare,[17] ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 144

A Cidade E As Serras

  [english | 1901]  

Eca de Queiroz

Summary: [nao tenhocomentrios]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 43

A Cigarette Maker Romance

  [english | 1894]  

F Marion Crawford

Excerpts: [... the money, and her fat hands would dash the insolent little figure into the street, if her mercantile understanding did not suggest the possibility of ...... who was fond of cabbage and strong spirits, and of little else in the world. The Cossack laughed. Do you call this living. he asked contemptuously. ...... Speak, dear. What is there yet behind in your thoughts.. I cannot tell. ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 466

A Circuit Rider Wife

  [english | 1910]  

Corra Harris

Summary: [Wonderful amusing thought-provoking memoir of Mrs. Harris married life as a preachers wife in the turn of the century rural South.]
Genres: [fiction and literature | humor | religionDownloads: 439

A Cleric In Naples

  [english | 1894]  

Giacomo Casanova

Summary: [Giacomo Girolamo Casanova de Seingalt (April 2 1725 ? June 4 1798) was a Venetian adventurer and author. His main book Histoire de ma vie (Story of My Life) part autobiography and part memoir is regarded as one of the most authentic sources of the customs and norms of European social life during the 18th century. He was so famous as a womanizer that his name remains synonymous with the art of ...]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 302

A Clump Of Lilacs

  [english | ]  

Alexander Kuprin

Excerpts: [... She followed him in silence. Almazof stood still for a moment when he reached the study, and stared gloomily into one corner, then he dashed ...... to God and to his wife what fearful labour they had cost him.... To begin with, his very entrance into the academy had seemed impossible at first. ...... him... she met every drawback with a bright, almost gay, front. She denied herself ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 310

A Coin Of Edward Vii

  [english | 1903]  

Fergus Hume

Summary: [Title within line border.]
Genres: [mysterydetective | fiction and literatureDownloads: 431

A Collection Of Ballads

  [english | ]  

Andrew Lang

Summary: [A Collection of Old Ballads is an anonymous book published 1723 - 1725 in three volumes in London by Roberts and Leach. It was the second major collection of British folksongs to be published following Pills To Purge Melancholy (published 1719 - 1720). Ambrose Phillips was once credited as the editor but this has since been challenged. Volume one contained Chevy Chase Queen Eleanors Confession ...]
Genres: [poetryDownloads: 176

A Collection Of Beatrix Potter Stories

  [english | ]  

Beatrix Potter

Summary: [A Collection Of Beatrix Potter Stories by Beatrix Potter. 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: [young readersDownloads: 222

A Collection Of College Words And Customs

  [english | ]  

Benjamin Homer Hall

Excerpts: [... object of the day,-uncouth appearance. After the ceremonies, the students quietly congregate in some room in college to count these favors and to ascertain ...... College of William and Mary, which was founded in 1693, imitated in its laws and customs the English universities, but especially the University of ...... With dirty hands and towzeled heads. Songs of Yale, 1853, p. 16. ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 465

A Collection Of Gospel Hymns In Ojibway And English

  [english | 1899]  


Excerpts: [... ke sha Muh ne doo me waun. 2 Ween oo mah nish tah nish e mun. Ke nuh wind suh ke dah we min. Ka gate ke duh shum me goo naun. Mah buh ka nuh ...... Keen suh kee buh go sa ne min,. Che wah buh me non. Nuh non duh we suh nin je chog,. Sha wan je ga yun. 4 Keen wan je me no uh yah yon,. Moo ...... above. 5 I hear at morn and even,. At noon and midnight hour,. The choral harmonies of ...]
Genres: [religion | music | languageDownloads: 129

A Collection Of Old English Plays Vol Iv

  [english | ]  

A Bullen

Summary: [A Collection Of Old English Plays Vol Iv by Editor A H Bullen. A Collection of Old English Plays vol. 4 is edited by A E Bullen. Besides the plays there is an excellent introduction to the plays. The plays in this collection are Two Tragedies in One. By Robert Yarington The Captives or the Lost Recovered. By Thomas Heywood The Costlie Whore and Everie Woman in her Humor.]
Genres: [dramaDownloads: 283

A Collection Of Scotch Proverbs

  [english | ]  

Archer Taylor

Excerpts: [... fares well. He that spends his geir on a whore, hes both shame and skaith. Hunger is good Kitchir-meat. He mon have leave to speak ...... Honesty is na pride. He that fishes afore the net, long e're he fish get. He tint never a Cow, that grat for a needle. He that ...... na dinging. He that blaws best bears away the Horn. He is well staikit thereben, that will neither borrow, nor ...]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 258

A Collier Friday Night

  [english | ]  

D Lawrence

Summary: [The widowing of Mrs. Holroyd.--David.--The married man.--The daughter-in-law.--The fight for Barbara.--Touch and go.--The merry-go-round.--A colliers Friday night.--Altitude.--Noahs flood.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 425

A Columbus Of Space

  [english | 1909]  

Garrett Putman Serviss

Summary: [The first story ever written about an atomic powered space craft. ]
Genres: [fiction | action adventure | science fictionDownloads: 284

A Comedy Of Masks

  [english | ]  

Arthur Moore

Summary: [Arthur James Moore (26 December 1888 - 30 June 1974) was an American Bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church South (MECS) the Methodist Church and the United Methodist Church elected in 1930.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 294

A Comedy On The Gold Coast

  [english | ]  

Arnold Bennett

Summary: [Albert Arnold Bennett (April 6 1849 ? October 12 1909) was a Baptist missionary and hymn composer who founded the Baptist Theological Seminary of Yokohama which later became Kanto Gakuin University.]
Genres: [classicDownloads: 178

A Comparative Study Of The Negro Problem

  [english | 1899]  

Charles Cook

Summary: [A Comparative Study Of The Negro Problem The American Negro His History And Literature by Charles C Cook. Living as we do in the midst of a people which if not of unmixed English blood is at least English in institutions language and laws where can we better read our destiny than in the pages of English history In our own hearts some will at once answer. But no the thread of our fate is to-day ...]
Genres: [african american studies | essaysDownloads: 39

A Comparison of the Stolypin and the Narodnik Agrarian Programmes

  [english | 1919]  

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin

Summary: [Returning to Russia on April 3 Lenin arrived in Petrograd during the All-Russian Conference of Bolshevik Party Workers. In his first address to the delegates he advocated uncompromising opposition to the war and the Provisional Government and irreconcilable hostility toward all supporters of both he proposed that the party struggle for the establishment of a proletarian dictatorship. At the same ...]
Genres: [political | revolutionary | social historyDownloads: 207
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