Books published in 1862

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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

Album Chulo Gaiato Ou Colleco De Receitas Para Fazer Rir

  [english | 1862]  

Anonymous


Excerpts: [... fazer rir, by Anonymous. Title: Album chulo-gaiato ou colleco de receitas para fazer rir. Author: Anonymous. START OF THIS EBOOK ALBUM CHULO-GAIATO ...... Pluto, o rei demonio,. Quiz assistir funco,. Pois quer ver se frei Antonio. Se livra da tentao. E p'ro que der e vier. Comsigo traz ...... at no traseiro sente. A fralda toda cagada. Se no vou buscar. Logo to depressa. A tal agua ...]
Genres: [poetryDownloads: 398

Amerikanische Wald Und Strombilder Erster Band

  [german | 1862]  

Friedrich Gerstcker


Summary: [Friedrich Gerstcker (May 10 1816 Hamburg - May 31 1872 Braunschweig) was a German traveler and novelist.]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 304

Among The Pines

  [english | 1862]  

Edmund Kirke


Excerpts: [... was a strange one. When a boy, he was with his mother, kidnapped by a hostile tribe, and sold to the traders at Cape Lopez, on the western coast of ...... horse's head, we pursued this path for a short distance, when emerging from the pine-forest, over whose sandy barrens we had ridden all the day, a broad ...... of a bell in the hall, and some ten or twelve men and women ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 66

An Authentic Narrative Of A Haunted House

  [english | 1862]  

Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu


Excerpts: [... and ample relation of a series of marvellous phenoma, in nowise connected with what is technically termed spiritualism, which he has anywhere met with. ...... a railway. Winter was setting in when my removal thither was decided upon but there was nothing whatever dismal or depressing in the change. The house ...... had also their effect in steeling us against any such influence, ...]
Genres: [fiction | ghost | horrorDownloads: 44

Cinq Semaines En Ballon

  [french | 1862]  

Jules Verne


Summary: [Linventeur Samuel Fergusson accompagn de son domestique Joe et de son ami Dick Kennedy entreprend de traverser le continent africain alors partiellement inexplor au moyen dun ballon gonfl lhydrogne. Il a en effet invent un dispositif qui en lui vitant de perdre du gaz ou de devoir jeter du lest pour rgler son altitude autorise de plus longs voyages. Lexpdition est suppose faire la liaison entre ...]
Genres: [fiction | action adventure | non-fictionDownloads: 1

Countess Kate

  [english | 1862]  

Charlotte Mary Yonge


Excerpts: [... with round white well-cushioned limbs Kate was tall, skinny, and brown, though perfectly healthful. The face of the one was round and rosy, of ...... Whatever she had been in her day- dreams, she was only his own little frightened Kate now and she tried to shrink behind him as the footman preceded ...... noises and strange sights that terrified her companion. She never believed ...]
Genres: [romance | fiction and literatureDownloads: 301

Diary From March 4 1861 To November 12 1862

  [english | 1862]  

Adam Gurowski


Excerpts: [... strewn with broken glass - Gen. Stone arrested - Sumner's resolutions infuse a new spirit in the Constitution - Mr. Seward beyond salvation - He ...... closes, but the administration seems to enjoy the most beatific security. I do not see one single sign of foresight,-this cardinal criterion of statesmanship. ...... with pride of its forbearing, that is, parleying, policy. The ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 30

Fathers And Sons

  [english | 1862]  

Ivan Sergeyevich Turgenev


Summary: [Beautiful Boy: A Fathers Journey Through His Sons Addiction is a best-selling memoir by David Sheff that describes how his family dealt with his son Nics methamphetamine addiction. It was published by Houghton Mifflin on April 26 2008. The book grew out of the article My Addicted Son that Sheff had written for The New York Times Magazine in 2005. Son Nic Sheffs perspective was told in his own ...]
Genres: [fictionDownloads: 378

Fort Lafayette

  [english | 1862]  

Benjamin Wood


Excerpts: [... their black lashes at that moment, and their expression was thoughtful and subdued but ever as the lids were raised, when some distant sound arrested ...... figure directly in their course. They would have turned, but their impetus was too great, and they swerved only enough to bring the head of the off ...... a misty glow on the brow of yonder hill.. We have left the shadows of ...]
Genres: [romanceDownloads: 401

Herzegovina

  [english | 1862]  

George Arbuthnot


Excerpts: [... is upon it to the effect, 'Here lies Stephen, King of Bosnia, without his kingdom, throne, and sceptre, and without his skin.' Of all the family ...... At this juncture the flames of revolutionary war broke forth in Poland and Hungary. The proximity of these countries, and the affinity of their ...... the prisoners whom he had captured on the Montenegrin frontier. The habit of ...]
Genres: [travelDownloads: 265

Home Life Of The Lancashire Factory Folk During The Cotton

  [english | 1862]  

Edwin Waugh


Excerpts: [... of the men's wages was paid to them in tickets for bread-in each case given to the shopkeeper to whom the receiver of the ticket owed most money- ...... The evening was splendid, and it was cheering to see the old bounty of nature gushing forth again in such unusual usion and beauty, as if in pitiful ...... they will fill three tons of the broken stone, and wheel it to the central ...]
Genres: [non fiction | historyDownloads: 250

I Moribondi Del Palazzo Carignano

  [italian | 1862]  

Ferdinando Petruccelli Della Gattina


Excerpts: [... non vel diceva io. egli emigra. Il ministro, dal canto suo, mi riceve con un sorriso fino e sarcastico sulle labbra. Egli cortese-troppo cortese-mi ...... per esempio, che di taglia da farlo. -Malanno. considera mia moglie: al postutto si ha un cuore da disponibilit. Perdere dodici o quindicimila lire ...... le gruppa, le maneggia, le domina, le foggia a suo modo, se ne ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 12

Journal Of Landsborough Expedition From Carpentaria

  [english | 1862]  

William Landsborough


Excerpts: [... for Mr. Walker's party, the latter having been instructed to proceed from Rockhampton overland, by the shortest route, to a rendezvous at the Gulf. ...... by sandstone dykes and contained fresh, and others brackish, water. Near the waterholes, at the most conspicuous points of timber on our route, we marked ...... party, about 200 miles to the westward of Mount Narien. I have the ...]
Genres: [travel | adventure | historyDownloads: 42

La Princesse Flora

  [french | 1862]  

Alexandre Dumas


Summary: [lie-Petrovitch Pravdine capitaine-lieutenant sur la frgate russe lEsprance a une passion exclusive pour la mer son bateau et ses hommes. Il fait la connaissance dune trs belle femme la princesse Flora qui va faire natre chez lui un amour irraisonn...]
Genres: [fiction | romance | historicalDownloads: 70

Lart Pour Tous

  [french | 1862]  

Stephane Mallarme


Excerpts: [... un exemple. Ouvrons `a la l'eg`ere Mozart, Beethoven ou Wagner, jetons sur la premi`ere page de leur oeuvre un oeil indiff'erent, nous sommes pris ...... du Mal, par exemple, sont imprim'ees avec des caract`eres dont l''epanouissement fleurit `a chaque aurore les plates-bandes d'une tirade utilitaire, et ...... mais cette admiration sera lointaine, vague, - b^ete, elle sort de la ...]
Genres: [non-fictionDownloads: 100

Le Testament De Grain De Sel

  [french | 1862]  

Pierre Ponson Du Terrail


Summary: [Ce roman eut peu de succs mais introduit cependant dans la srie la mutation fondamentale qui va gouverner lensemble des pisodes suivants : Rocambole repenti revient du bagne pour aider au triomphe du bien.Quatre hommes Gontran de Neubourg Lord Blackstone de Galwy Arthur de Chenevires et Albert de Verne dcident de joindre leurs forces sous le nom des Chevaliers du clair de lune pour aider une ...]
Genres: [fiction | mystery detectiveDownloads: 110

Les Miserables

  [english | 1862]  

Victor Hugo


Summary: [Les Misrables (1862) is a novel by French author Victor Hugo and among the best-known novels of the 19th century. It follows the lives and interactions of several French characters over a twenty year period in the early 19th century that starts in the year of Napoleons final defeat. Principally focusing on the struggles of the protagonistex-convict Jean Valjeanwho seeks to redeem himself the ...]
Genres: [fiction | historicalDownloads: 76

Les Miserables Tome I Fantine

  [french | 1862]  

Victor Hugo


Summary: [Oeuvre immense joyau du patrimoine littraire national riche en figures assimiles par notre imaginaire ou notre langue cest roman touffu mais dune lecture aise populaire mais droutant quil faut avoir lu.Jean Valjean un ancien forat condamn en1796 trouve asile aprs avoir t libr du bagne et avoir longtemps err chez Mgr Myriel vque de Digne. Il se laisse tenter par les couverts dargent du prlat et ...]
Genres: [fiction | historicalDownloads: 201

Les Miserables Tome Ii Cosette

  [french | 1862]  

Victor Hugo


Summary: [ la bataille de Waterloo Thnardier avait dtrouss le colonel baron Pontmercy tout en lui portant secours. Nous sommes en1823. Jean Valjean a t repris et renvoy au bagne. Il svade de nouveau on le croit noy. Ayant cach sa fortune prs de lauberge des Thnardier il dlivre Cosette de cet enfer...]
Genres: [fiction | historicalDownloads: 405
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