Books published in 1914

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The Doers

  [english | 1914]  

William John Hopkins


Summary: [The Doers by William John Hopkins. Excerpt from the book... Once upon a time there was a little boy who was almost five years old. And his mother used to let him wander about the garden and in the road near the house for there weren t many horses going by and the men who drove the horses that did go by knew the little boy and they were careful. ]
Genres: [young readersDownloads: 331

The First Mate

  [english | 1914]  

Harry Collingwood


Excerpts: [... anyone was nearer me than the gang of labourers who were busily engaged in unloading a big delivery wagon and transferring the contents, in the shape ...... yacht, at the call of All hands the lady had appeared on deck. She was arrayed in an exceedingly neat and workmanlike costume of navy-blue serge, ...... though we were sailing in a race, and no sooner were we past Ushant, and ...]
Genres: [nautical | young readers | fiction and literatureDownloads: 295

The Flying U Ranch

  [english | 1914]  

Bm Bower


Excerpts: [... Family had themselves an eye to picturesque garb upon occasion, but this passed even Pink's love of display. He's some gaudy to look at, Irish murmured ...... seated upon a convenient rock in a sunny spot, was painstakingly combing out the tangled hair of his chaps, which he had washed quite as carefully ...... space, after which Andy went forth into the night to meditate upon this ...]
Genres: [fiction | westernsDownloads: 429

The Forester Daughter

  [english | 1914]  

Hamlin Garland


Summary: [The Foresters Daughter by Hamlin Garland. This little story is the outcome of two trips neither of which was in the Bear Tooth Forest during the years 1909 and 1910. Its main claim on the reader s interest will lie no doubt in the character of Berea McFarlane but I find myself re-living with keen pleasure the splendid drama of wind and cloud and swaying forest which made the expeditions ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 166

The Fun Of Cooking

  [english | 1914]  

Caroline French Benton


Summary: [La cuisine en dix minutes ou lAdaptation au rhythme moderne by Edouard de Pomiane published in 1930 was an early and influential title on the subject of convenience cooking. It attempted to render many of the basic techniques of classic French cooking into a quick form for working people who did not have time to cook. Compared to modern convenience cookbooks almost everything is from scratch ...]
Genres: [young readers | cookingDownloads: 396

The Game Played In The Dark

  [english | 1914]  

Ernest Bramah


Summary: [Some copies have stamped on t.p. verso: Copyright 1905 by the Metropolitan Magazine Co. This notice occurs in two forms one with type larger than the other. Cf. BAL.]
Genres: [mysterydetective | short story | audiobookDownloads: 454

The Gap In The Fence

  [english | 1914]  

Frederica Turle


Summary: [Follow the Rabbit-Proof Fence is an Australian book by Doris Pilkington. Based on a true story the book is a personal account of an Indigenous Australian familys experiences as members of the Stolen Generation - the forced removal of mixed-caste children from their families during the early 20th century. It tells the story of three young Aboriginal girls: Molly (the authors mother) Daisy (Mollys ...]
Genres: [young readersDownloads: 97

The Genus Pinus

  [english | 1914]  

George Russell Shaw


Excerpts: [... is a sector, its proportional part, of a circle. Theoretically the leaf, in section, should indicate the number of leaves composing its fascicle. This ...... among the Hard Pines. In the connective of the binate pollen-sacs there is a notable difference (figs. 38, 39), the smaller form being characteristic ...... and to a less degree with P. Armandi, there is articulation between ...]
Genres: [science | non fiction | natureDownloads: 191

The Girl From Sunset Ranch

  [english | 1914]  

Amy Bell Marlowe


Summary: [Helens dad dies under a cloud of suspicion and she sets out to clear his name. She meets new friends and learns some unpleasant truths along the way.]
Genres: [young readers | westernDownloads: 74

The Girls At Mount Morris

  [english | 1914]  

Amanda Minnie Douglas


Excerpts: [... I couldn't have done it.. Was it education that gave one the power, the sense of what was appropriate, or some underlying fact that she dared ...... pocket in the side of her skirt and she felt for that. There was the remainder of her trip ticket and some money. She had only put a small amount in ...... is as rich as any of their fathers. Only I wish I was real handsome.. Oh, my ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | young readersDownloads: 404

The Girls Of Hillcrest Farm

  [english | 1914]  

Amy Bell Marlowe


Summary: [The Girls Of Hillcrest Farm The Secret Of The Rocks by Amy Bell Marlowe. 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.]
Genres: [young readers | mysterydetectiveDownloads: 239

The Growth Of English Drama

  [english | 1914]  

Arnold Wynne


Excerpts: [... The last two easily followed from the first. Within a church there is an atmosphere of sanctity, a spirit of prohibition, which must, even in the Middle ...... immediate influence, by the restrictions of time. That this extension of theme was not checked until these latter limits had been reached may be judged ...... sums at a time when a quart of wine cost twopence and a goose ...]
Genres: [dramaDownloads: 144

The Handbook Of Conundrums

  [english | 1914]  

Edith Ordway


Summary: [The Handbook Of Conundrums by Edith B Ordway. This book presents a grindstone whereon the reader may whet his wits. It is of sufficient hardness to resist the coarsest metal of broad-bladed humor and of sufficient fineness of grain to edge the best steel of fancy. Like all grindstones though its form is new its ingredients are of remote origin. It has whetted many English and American blades for ...]
Genres: [humorDownloads: 291

The Hidden Children

  [english | 1914]  

Robert William Chambers


Excerpts: [... Ground.' Like our own people on the frontier, these Westchester folk fear everybody. You yourself know how we have found them. To every question they ...... Alas! That I remember now such idle words, spoken in the pride and strength and gayety of youth! And always when I think of him I remember his dread of ...... me reason, and drawing his superb figure to its full and stately ...]
Genres: [fiction | action adventure | romanceDownloads: 463

The Honorable Percival

  [english | 1914]  

Alice Hegan Rice


Summary: [A titled English prig and a lovely young American girl...it seemed so--yawn--predictable but thankfully it is not. If I can find more from this author I will definitely read them. Enjoy!]
Genres: [nautical | romance | humorDownloads: 351

The House Of Toys

  [english | 1914]  

Henry Russell Miller


Summary: [I. A little book of western verse. II. A little book of profitable tales. III. Second book of verse. IV. Poems of childhood. V. The holy cross and other tales. VI. Echoes from the Sabine farm. Translations from Horace VII. The love affairs of a bibliomaniac. VIII. The house an episode in the lives of Reuben Baker astronomer and of his wife Alice. IX. Songs and other verse. X. Second books of]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 129

The Idyl Of Twin Fires

  [english | 1914]  

Walter Prichard Eaton


Summary: [I thing is great]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 348

The Importance of Gold Now and After the Complete Victory of Socialism

  [english | 1914]  

Vladimir Ilyich Lenin


Summary: [Lenin was one of the leading political figures and revolutionary thinkers of the 20th century who masterminded the Bolshevik take-over of power in Russia in 1917 and was the architect and first head of the USSR. Expelled from university for his radical policies Lenin completed his law degree as an external student in 1891. He moved to St Petersburg and became a professional revolutionary. Like ...]
Genres: [political | revolutionary | social historyDownloads: 155

The Judges House

  [english | 1914]  

Bram Stoker


Excerpts: [... recommend some place of which he had knowledge, and where he had already acquaintances. As Malcolmson wished to avoid friends he had no wish to encumber himself ...... wants its quiet for a time. Malcolmson thought it needless to ask the agent about the absurd prejudice he knew he would get more information, if he should ...... there was against the house, itself she could not tell....]
Genres: [short storyDownloads: 39

The Letter Of The Contract

  [english | 1914]  

Basil King


Summary: [The descent of man -- The other two -- Expiation -- The ladys maids bell -- The mission of Jane -- The reckoning -- The letter -- The dilettante -- The quicksand -- A Venetian nights entertainment.]
Genres: [fiction and literature | romanceDownloads: 459
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