Books published in 1798

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A Narrative Of The Life And Adventures Of Venture

  [english | 1798]  

Venture Smith


Summary: [A Narrative Of The Life And Adventures Of Venture by Venture Smith. A Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Venture a Native of Africa but Resident above Sixty Years in the United States of America Related by Himself was written in 1798. Venture came to the United States as a slave when he was eight years old. His narrative begins I was born at Dukandarra in Guinea about the year 1729. My ...]
Genres: [biography | african american studiesDownloads: 185

An Inquiry Into The Causes And Effects Of The Variolae

  [english | 1798]  

Edward Jenner


Summary: [An Inquiry Into The Causes And Effects Of The Variolae Vaccinae by Edward Jenner. Formatted for Kindle. Linked Notes. Illustrated. Excerpt There is a disease to which the Horse from his state of domestication is frequently subject. The Farriers have termed it the Grease. It is an inflammation and swelling in the heel from which issues matter possessing properties of a very peculiar kind which ...]
Genres: [scienceDownloads: 391

Andr

  [english | 1798]  

William Dunlap


Summary: [was the twelfth century author of a treatise commonly titled De amore (About Love) also known as De arte honeste amandi for which a possible English translation is The Art of Courtly Love (though the books realistic somewhat cynical tone suggests that it is in some measure an antidote to courtly love). His real identity has never been determined but has been a matter of extended academic debate. ...]
Genres: [dramaDownloads: 173

Ceci Nest Pas Un Conte

  [french | 1798]  

Denis Diderot


Excerpts: [... qui fasse peu prs le rle du lecteur et je commence. Et vous concluez de l. -Qu'un sujet aussi intressant devait mettre nos ttes en l'air ...... je pris une prise de tabac et j'entendais mon homme qui disait entre ses dents: Si l'histoire est courte, les prliminaires sont longs. Il me prit ...... de Mme Reymer. Je la vois, je la sais. -En m'loignant, la seule grce que j'exige de ...]
Genres: [short storyDownloads: 331

Descripa Sobre A Cultura Do Canamo Ou Canave

  [english | 1798]  

Henri Louis Duhamel Du Monceau


Excerpts: [... Henri-Louis Duhamel du Monceau. The EBook of Descripa sobre a cultura do Canamo ou. Title: Descripa sobre a cultura do Canamo ou Canave. Author: ...... semear o Canamo: porque na cresce muito nelles: antes pelo contrario he sempre baixo, e o linho, que produz, he ordinariamente lenhoso, o que o faz duro, ...... lavoura do Inverno, para que o estrume tenha tempo de se consumir, ...]
Genres: [essaysDownloads: 367

Gebir

  [english | 1798]  

Walter Savage Landor


Summary: [Gebir.--Count Julian a tragedy.--Ines de Castro at Cintra.--Ines de Castro at Coimbra.--Ippolito di Este.--Gunlaug.--Ianthe.--Miscellaneous poems.--On the dead.]
Genres: [poetryDownloads: 385

Hic Et Hec

  [french | 1798]  

Comte De Mirabeau


Excerpts: [... mais ce n'tait que pour la forme, et, ds qu'il tait couch, il m'appelait et j'allais dormir ou veiller dans ses bras. Il fut mon Socrate et je fus son ...... passant la main dans le jabot de ma chemise, elle eut l'air de chercher par mon sein si je n'tais pas une fille le sien, que je voyais presque en entier, ...... soc sera le plus aigu. A l'examen, les proportions du mien ...]
Genres: [sexuality | fiction and literatureDownloads: 495

Loiseau Blanc

  [french | 1798]  

Denis Diderot


Excerpts: [... FEMME. Ni moi non plus. Ces vierges couraient un grand pril cesser de l'tre sans permission. S'il arrivait quelqu'une de se conduire maladroitement, ...... grand'pre. La princesse Lively, c'est ainsi que s'appelait la fille du grand Kinkinka, nom qu'on traduirait peu prs dans notre langue par gentillesse ...... La princesse jugea, au trmoussement de ses ailes, qu'il avait eu de la ...]
Genres: [short storyDownloads: 359

Lover Vows

  [english | 1798]  

Elizabeth Inchbald


Summary: [The mysterious mother / Horace Walpole -- Wat Tyler / Robert Southey -- De Monfort / Joanna Baillie -- Lovers vows / Elizabeth Inchbald -- The two Foscari / Lord Byron.]
Genres: [dramaDownloads: 6

Memoirs Of The Author Of A Vindication Of The Rights Of

  [english | 1798]  

William Godwin


Excerpts: [... Woman. Author: William Godwin. Release Date: July 4, 2005 [EBook #16199]. [Illustration: Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin.]. MEMOIRS OF THE AUTHOR OF ...... upon the management of our infant years. It is affirmed by some persons of the present day, most oundly skilled in the sciences of health and disease, ...... but from the hands of Mary rest was denied night or day, and by the time ...]
Genres: [biographyDownloads: 457

Wieland Or The Transformation

  [english | 1798]  

Charles Brockden Brown


Summary: [Wieland: or The Transformation: An American Tale is a Gothic novel by Charles Brockden Brown first published in 1798. It recounts the terrifying story of how Theodore Wieland is driven to madness and murder by a malign ventriloquist called Carwin.]
Genres: [fiction | romance | gothicDownloads: 233