Books published in 1812

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Ebrietatis Encomium

  [english | 1812]  

Albert Henri De Sallengre


Excerpts: [... means that an attribution exists but the transcriber has not personally seen the source text. Typographical errors are listed at the end of the ...... merry. This influence had the sight of a skull upon the mind of Trimalchion, who Petronius[5] tells us, thus expressed himself on that object:- ...... And of futurity the fears. In the next place, wine is a sovereign remedy against a ...]
Genres: [essaysDownloads: 366

Grimms Fairy Tales

  [english | 1812]  

Jacob Ludwig Karl Grimm


Summary: [Childrens and Household Tales (German: Kinder- und Hausmrchen) is a collection of German origin fairy tales first published in 1812 by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm the Brothers Grimm. The collection is commonly known today as Grimms Fairy Tales (German: Grimms Mrchen).]
Genres: [fiction | fairy tales folk tales mythology | juvenileDownloads: 32

Isabella Von Aegypten

  [german | 1812]  

Achim Von Arnim


Excerpts: [... damals gab es ein strenges Recht gegen die Zigeuner, sie totzuschlagen, wo sie sich finden liessen. Michael beteuerte umsonst seine und Emlers ...... schlief sie, um alles Gerausch zu vermeiden, als Braka ihr durch eine zahme Ohreule, mit der sie sich seit einiger Zeit herumtrieb, ein dreimaliges ...... und andern Rat gar oft wiederholt hatte und doch immer wieder vergass und in ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 9

Isabelle Degypte

  [french | 1812]  

Achim Von Arnim


Summary: [LC copy has bookplate of Carl H. Pforzheimer Library.]
Genres: [fictionDownloads: 215

Point De Lendemain

  [french | 1812]  

Vivant Denon


Summary: [Vivant Denon met en scne dans ce conte les premires aventures amoureuses dun jeune homme ignorant tout des subtilits du monde aristocratique. Ingnu et stonnant de tout le narrateur (qui endosse le personnage du hros) est manipul par la comtesse de ... bien plus au fait que lui du code implicite du libertinage et influenc par tout ce qui lentoure : dcors ou ameublement rotiques et luxuriants ...]
Genres: [fiction | erotica | short storiesDownloads: 270

Swiss Family Robinson

  [english | 1812]  

Johann David Wyss


Summary: [Swiss Family Robinson is the classic tale of a Swiss pastor his wife and their four sons who find themselves shipwrecked on an isolated tropical island. Along with a couple of dogs some livestock pigeons and geese Swiss Family Robinson is the story of a familys struggle to survive in a foreign land isolated from society. Everyday brings a new adventure and a new obstacle to overcome. Above all ...]
Genres: [fiction | action adventure | juvenileDownloads: 168

The Clergyman Widow And Her Young Family

  [english | 1812]  

Barbara Hofland


Excerpts: [... we are ill provided to bear: but you,' added he, 'you are young, and cannot be supposed to understand these things. Come and see me to-morrow, and ...... with humble thankfulness, Be it unto me according to thy will, my Father and my God. for thy promise is precious to my heart I can leave my fatherless ...... and the widow, finding that delay only increased the pang of parting-a ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 195

The Daughter In Law Her Father Family

  [english | 1812]  

Barbara Hofland


Excerpts: [... necessity of renewing the subject.. You surprise me, my love the child is in general so tractable and good, that I had no idea she could do any ...... awakening grief, even to agony, in the throbbing heart of the poor child, yet she contrived so to bring forward examples and exhortations, that, ...... where her mother lay, and carefully opening the door, she entered the room, and ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 451