Books published in 1868

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A Filha Do Arcediago

  [english | 1868]  

Camilo Castelo Branco


Excerpts: [... ensinam a cozer e a bordar, mas no sabem adivinhar o corao d'uma rapariga, que. emfim, Silva, vou ser franco comtigo. -Diz, padre Leonardo. -Que ...... um salpico no pucaro, e leve berzebum as paixes, e quem com ellas engorda. -Olha c, Antonio. No te quero assim. Pareces-me mesmo nos modos com ...... eu ganhei o meu dote em casa dos Amorins, heim. E sua irm. e a sua irm que reza a ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 469

Alda

  [french | 1868]  

Agnes Strickland


Excerpts: [... foule, insensible et lgre, jouissait de ce spectacle, applaudissant bruyamment, et se pressait avec une avide curiosit pour contempler les ...... avait soufferts, elle ajouta avec emportement: Pourquoi l'arme de la vengeance n'est-elle pas entre mes mains, et que ne puis-je arracher la vie ...... lui reprochait amrement de l'avoir quitte, en lui manifestant avec vivacit son ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 229

Behind The Scenes

  [english | 1868]  

Elizabeth Keckley


Summary: [The Rising: Selected Scenes From The End Of The World is a short story collection set in the world of the Rising written by Brian Keene.]
Genres: [african american studies | biographyDownloads: 266

Cast Away In The Cold

  [english | 1868]  

Isaac Hayes


Summary: [Cast Away In The Cold by Isaac I Hayes. Relates how an Ancient Mariner met three Little People and promised them a Little Story. ]
Genres: [nauticalDownloads: 170

Cord And Creese

  [english | 1868]  

James De Mille


Excerpts: [... Brandon that can easily be done. The old man sighed. After all, he continued, it is not the business. It's losing you that I think of, dear boy. ...... head-winds, accompanied often by very heavy rains, had to be encountered. In spite of this the ship had a very good passage northward, and met with ...... them beneath the damp sand were equally decayed. Too long had the ship been ...]
Genres: [fiction | action adventureDownloads: 407

Count Lucanor

  [english | 1868]  

Don Juan Manuel


Excerpts: [... of those by whom he was surrounded. He chose his advisers among men whose ambition and turbulence had ravaged the country, but whose lawless deeds ...... the best and bravest in the world. One was Lorenzo Suarez Gallinato, another was Garciperez de Vargas, but the name of the other I have forgotten. ...... and of England joined in the crusade beyond seas when they arrived at the ...]
Genres: [short story collectionDownloads: 13

Doctor Marigold

  [english | 1868]  

Charles Dickens


Excerpts: [... If you don't go off as a whole when you are about due, you're liable to go off in part, and two to one your head's the part. Gradually my father went ...... selling the family off. Whenever the cloth was laid for dinner, my father began rattling the plates and dishes, as we do in our line when we put up crockery ...... you, for you owe more to the tallyman. Well then, I'll tell you ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 467

England Antiphon

  [english | 1868]  

George Macdonald


Summary: [George MacDonald (10 December 1824 ? 18 September 1905) was a Scottish author poet and Christian minister. Known particularly for his poignant fairy tales and fantasy novels George MacDonald inspired many authors such as W. H. Auden J. R. R. Tolkien C. S. Lewis E. Nesbit and Madeleine LEngle. It was C.S. Lewis who wrote that he regarded MacDonald as his master: Picking up a copy of Phantastes one ...]
Genres: [poetryDownloads: 320

Fame And Fortune

  [english | 1868]  

Horatio Alger Jr


Excerpts: [... Have you any rooms vacant.. What sort of a room would you like. asked Mrs. Browning. We cannot afford to pay a high price. We should be ...... both rise, Dick we've got well started now, and there've been other boys, worse off than we are, who have worked hard, and risen to FAME AND FORTUNE.. We ...... good-humoredly. I've got a place, said Roswell, in rather an important manner. ...]
Genres: [young readers | audiobookDownloads: 152

Frank Among The Rancheros

  [english | 1868]  

Harry Castlemon


Excerpts: [... of a windmill, and, in an instant, he was stretched at full length on the ground. His saddle-girth had parted, and the steer was at liberty to take himself ...... from the rain, and could also be used as tents in case the boys found it necessary to camp all night on the prairie. We have spoken of Frank's ...... book-case, hung something that, next to his horse and dog, held the ...]
Genres: [adventure | young readersDownloads: 152

Frank On The Lower Mississippi

  [english | 1868]  

Harry Castlemon


Excerpts: [... latter was persuaded to resume the management of affairs. The change from hard crackers and pickles to nice warm meals was a most agreeable one, and ...... teeth on edge. Now, would you believe it, that evening, after I had finished my work, and was starting out for supper, I saw this man coming up the ...... in here, and I'll tell you all about it and he drew Archie into the ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 261

Guy Livingstone

  [english | 1868]  

George Lawrence


Excerpts: [... of the second flight. Guy came home in great spirits he had been admirably carried. He and the first whip, a ten-stone man, were head and ...... shoot, though every one shoots, or thinks he does. We have all the pheasants to kill yet (by-the-by, Fallowfield comes over on Thursday for the ...... of character and pitilessness of purpose, improved by my instructions, which will carry ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 96

La Rue De Jerusalem Les Habits Noirs Tome Iii

  [french | 1868]  

Paul Feval Pere


Summary: [Ce roman met en scne les tentatives criminelles des Habits Noirs (que couvre Lecoq alors devenu chef de la Sret) contre la famille de Champmas et contre la richissime mais avare paysanne Mathurine Goret. Lappt dans les deux cas est le faux Louis XVII rle rempli parmi les Habits noirs par plusieurs personnages successifs. Celui-ci quon appelle aussi M. Nicolas sduit dabord Ysole de Champmas fille ...]
Genres: [fiction | mystery detectiveDownloads: 150

Le Petit Chose

  [french | 1868]  

Alphonse Daudet


Summary: [Le Petit Chose (1868 Translated into English as Little Good-For-Nothing and Little Whats-His-Name) is an autobiographical memoir by French author Alphonse Daudet. It recounts Daudets early years from childhood through boarding school and finally to Paris and his first successes as an author. It was Daudets first published though not first written work. Canadian author Yann Martel in talking about ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 31

Les Enfants Du Capitaine Grant

  [french | 1868]  

Jules Verne


Summary: [Laction commence en 1864. Alors que Lord et Lady Glenarvan font une excursion au large de Glasgow bord de leur yacht le Duncan lquipage pche un requin dans le ventre duquel on dcouvre une bouteille de Veuve Clicquot qui contient un message de dtresse en mauvais tat ce dernier indique bien le degr de latitude (37 11) du naufrage du Britannia mais toute indication de longitude est devenue ...]
Genres: [fiction | action adventureDownloads: 150

Les Esclaves De Paris Tome I

  [french | 1868]  

Emile Gaboriau


Summary: [Des malfaiteurs fondent une redoutable association qui va faire trembler Paris dans ses trfonds. Dans lombre ils recueillent mthodiquement les honteux secrets petits et grands de la population. Au bout de vingt-cinq annes defforts opinitres ils disposent dune mine de renseignements suffisamment fournie pour mettre enfin excution leur plan machiavlique. Autour de ces passions humaines si banales ...]
Genres: [fiction | mystery detectiveDownloads: 427

Les Esclaves De Paris Tome Ii

  [french | 1868]  

Emile Gaboriau


Excerpts: [... d'un duc est marquis. C''etait la premi`ere fois que Norbert s'entendait nommer ainsi. Quelques jours plus t^ot, son bon sens l'e^ut mis en garde ...... en effet, s''etait apercu des sorties et des absences de son fils mais, `a cent lieues de la v'erit'e, il les attribuait `a d'autres causes ...... couvent, si hauts qu'en soient les murs, tandis que le mariage!... le mariage!... Il ...]
Genres: [fiction | mystery detectiveDownloads: 111

Les paves De Charles Baudelaire

  [french | 1868]  

Charles Baudelaire


Excerpts: [... eau-forte frontispice de F. Rops, . 10 ex. chine. 250 ex. grand papier verg de Hollande les uns et les autres numrots. EXPLICATION DU FRONTISPICE. Sous ...... TIRES DESFLEURS DU MAL LESBOS[2]. [2] Cette pice et les cinq suivantes ont t condamnes en 1857, par le tribunal correctionnel, et ne peuvent pas ...... l'oeil perant et sr,. Qui guette nuit et jour brick, tartane ou frgate,. ...]
Genres: [poetryDownloads: 313

Little Women

  [english | 1868]  

Louisa May Alcott


Summary: [Women of Algiers in Their Apartment is the English translation of Assia Djebar novel. It is a collection of short stories celebrating the strength and dignity of Algerian women of the past and the present. The interweaving stories of the lives of three Muslim Algerian women.]
Genres: [fictionDownloads: 100

Mabel Mistake

  [english | 1868]  

Ann Stephens


Summary: [Ann Sophia Stephens (1810-1886) was an American novelist and magazine editor. She was the author of dime novels and is credited as the progenitor of that genre.]
Genres: [young readersDownloads: 100
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