Books published in 1892

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A Cardinal Sin

  [english | 1892]  

Eugne Se


Summary: [Pope Pius XII is a 1959 biography of Pope Pius XII by Cardinal Richard Cushing. Although it was Cushings only book it is of some literary value due to the fact that it presents alternative historiographical perspectives on the late pontiff who has been sharply criticized by other writers. It is an almost hagiographic biography written shortly after the death of bishop Pacelli.]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 377

A Half Century Of Conflict Volume Ii

  [english | 1892]  

Francis Parkman Jr


Summary: [Francis Parkman (September 16 1823 - November 8 1893) was an American historian best known as author of The Oregon Trail: Sketches of Prairie and Rocky-Mountain Life and his monumental seven-volume France and England in North America. These works are still valued as history and especially as literature although the biases of his work have met with criticism. He was also a leading horticulturist ...]
Genres: [historyDownloads: 443

A House Of Pomegranates

  [english | 1892]  

Oscar Wilde


Summary: [A House of Pomegranates is a collection of whimisical short stories by Oscar Wilde. This collections includes the following tales: The Young King The Birthday of the Infanta The Fisherman and his Soul and The Star-child. Readers of all ages will be delighted by these fanciful tales.]
Genres: [fiction | short stories | juvenileDownloads: 7

A Little Norsk

  [english | 1892]  

Hamlin Garland


Summary: [A Little Norsk Or Ol Pap S Flaxen by Hamlin Garland. 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: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 4

Admiral Farragut

  [english | 1892]  

Alfred Thayer Mahan


Excerpts: [... ship cruised off the coast, making several prizes of vessels much inferior to herself in force, and on the 7th of September anchored within the capes ...... that I did not fear him, I offered to go back and proceed with him to Valparaiso. He was informed that I was in command, he being simply my adviser ...... a fair wind to follow. As Porter stood out, however, he thought possible,...]
Genres: [biography | nauticalDownloads: 63

Adventures And Reminiscences Of A Volunteer

  [english | 1892]  

George Ulmer


Summary: [Adventures And Reminiscences Of A Volunteer Illustrated Edition by George T Ulmer. A book of reminscences of the American Civil War first published in 1892. The author served with Company H of the 8th Maine Vulunteers.]
Genres: [biography | war | historyDownloads: 117

Aljaska En De Canada Spoorweg

  [dutch | 1892]  

Anonymous


Excerpts: [... Indi te gelooven want slechts zeer zelden toont de Atlantische Oceaan zich zoo vriendelijk. Op zondag, 20 Juli, om vier uur is Long-Island aan stuurboordzijde ...... uiteinde van het George-meer, te Caldwell, van waar de stoomboot direct na aankomst van den trein vertrekt. Daar dichtbij staat een reuzengroot ...... maakt goede zaken. Buiten de groote lijn omvat haar spoorweg groote ...]
Genres: [history | travelDownloads: 9

An Englishman In Paris

  [english | 1892]  

Albert Dresden Vandam


Summary: [v. 1. Reign of Louis-Philippe -- v. 2. The empire.]
Genres: [travelDownloads: 152

An Historical Mystery

  [english | 1892]  

Honor De Balzac


Summary: [An Historical Mystery by Honor? De Balzac. The book has no illustrations or index. Purchasers are entitled to a free trial membership in the General Books Club where they can select from more than a million books without charge. Subjects Literary Criticism European French ]
Genres: [mysterydetective | history | fiction and literatureDownloads: 90

Anthropology

  [english | 1892]  

Daniel Brinton


Summary: [Anthropology: And a Hundred Other Stories is a book by British author Dan Rhodes published in 2000 by Canongate. It consists of 101 tales each of 101 words all about girlfriends and has been published in seven languages. It was written between October 1997 and November 1998 whilst the author was fruit picking on a farm. It received reviews in The Times New York Times and The Independent. and has ...]
Genres: [non fictionDownloads: 78

Balcony Stories

  [english | 1892]  

Grace King


Summary: [Grace Elizabeth King (November 29 1852 - January 12 1932) was an American author of Louisiana stories history and biography and a leader in historical and literary activities. Born in New Orleans into an aristocratic family that had been impoverished by the American Civil War she studied under Charles Gayarr and eventually found her living in writing among her subjects were other women who had ...]
Genres: [short story collection | fiction and literature | women studiesDownloads: 433

Beautiful Thoughts

  [english | 1892]  

Henry Drummond


Summary: [Henry Drummond (17 August 1851 - 11 March 1897) was a Scottish evangelist writer and lecturer.]
Genres: [religionDownloads: 209

Bert Lloyd Boyhood

  [english | 1892]  

J Macdonald Oxley


Summary: [Bert Lloyd S Boyhood by J Mcdonald Oxley. A Story from Nova Scotia. First published in1982.]
Genres: [young readers | adventure | fiction and literatureDownloads: 147

Black Beetles In Amber

  [english | 1892]  

Ambrose Bierce


Excerpts: [... or late the Devil gets his own. Thenceforth through all eternity you'll hold. No one advantage of the later death. Though you had granted Ralph ...... glooming all the skies. A dream of gleaming teeth and foetid breath. Of jackals wrangling at the feast of death. A dream of broken necks ...... jar,. Shall say: These bards are an uncommon class-. They blow their noses with a tube of ...]
Genres: [poetryDownloads: 210

Bruges La Morte

  [french | 1892]  

Georges Rodenbach


Summary: [Bruges-la-Morte is a short novel by the Belgian author Georges Rodenbach first published in 1892. The title is difficult to translate but might be rendered as The Dead City of Bruges. It tells the story of Hugues Viane a widower overcome with grief who takes refuge in Bruges where he becomes obsessed with a dancer he sees at the opera Robert le diable who is the exact likeness of his dead wife. ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 38

Cardinal Newman As A Musician

  [english | 1892]  

Edward Bellasis


Summary: [Cardinal Newman As A Musician by Edward Bellasis. Cardinal Newman as a Musician is presented here in a high quality kindle edition. This popular classic work by Edward Bellasis is in the English language and may not include graphics or images from the original edition. If you enjoy the works of Edward Bellasis then we highly recommend this publication for your book collection.]
Genres: [musicDownloads: 6

Christmas Every Day

  [english | 1892]  

William Dean Howells


Summary: [The Adventure of the Christmas Pudding and a Selection of Entrees is a short story collection written by Agatha Christie and first published in the UK by the Collins Crime Club on October 24 1960. It is the only Christie first edition published in the UK that contains stories with both Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple the writers two most famous detectives. It retailed in the UK for twelve ...]
Genres: [young readers | short story collection | fiction and literatureDownloads: 236

Colonel Starbottle Client

  [english | 1892]  

Bret Harte


Summary: [Colonel Starbottle S Client by Bret Harte. Colonel Starbottle s Client is presented here in a high quality kindle edition. This popular classic work by Bret Harte is in the English language. If you enjoy the works of Bret Harte then we highly recommend this publication for your book collection.]
Genres: [westernDownloads: 166

Cynthia Wakeham Money

  [english | 1892]  

Anna Katharine Green


Excerpts: [... we will be married, and-. Frank, what a love you have for me. a love which questions nothing, not even my past, notwithstanding I say it is that ...... is necessary for us to answer you, said Emma, while Hermione, with a flash in her eye, motioned him imperiously down, saying as she slowly followed ...... it to-night. Then if you wish to come again- her smile completed the sentence....]
Genres: [mysterydetectiveDownloads: 498

Days With Sir Roger De Coverley

  [english | 1892]  

Addison And Steele


Excerpts: [... master talk of me as of his particular friend. My chief companion, when Sir Roger is diverting himself in the woods or the fields, is a very venerable ...... life and obliging conversation. He heartily loves Sir Roger, and knows that he is very much in the old Knight's esteem, so that he lives in the ...... as follows. Will Wimble is younger brother to a baro, and descended of the ...]
Genres: [essaysDownloads: 169
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