Books published in 1934

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A Gent From Bear Creek Short Story

  [english | 1934]  

Robert Ervin Howard


Summary: [A Gent from Bear Creek is a collection of Western short stories by Robert E. Howard. It was first published in the UK in 1937 by Herbert Jenkins. The first US edition was published by Donald M. Grant Publisher Inc. in 1966.]
Genres: [fiction | short stories | westernsDownloads: 96

A Living From The Land

  [english | 1934]  

William Duryee


Excerpts: [... supplies of ice and all kinds of food can be obtained almost daily at the farm doorstep. There is also a tendency to develop factories in the country ...... the slow growth of population outward makes a worth-while it possible from his real estate. Furthermore, the growth of cities and towns is definitely ...... condition and need of repair. Find out type and accessibility of ...]
Genres: [non fiction | instructionalDownloads: 69

A Martian Odyssey

  [english | 1934]  

Stanley Grauman Weinbaum


Excerpts: [... I set the two cameras clicking and buzzed along, riding pretty high-about two thousand feet-for a couple of reasons. First, it gave the cameras ...... observed Jarvis, from here on I'll be telling a few things Putz didn't see! He rubbed his tingling nose, and continued. I knew that I had ...... sometime, though. The ditch was covered with what looked like a nice green lawn. Only, ...]
Genres: [fiction | science fiction | short storiesDownloads: 257

A Witch Shall Be Born

  [english | 1934]  

Robert Ervin Howard


Excerpts: [... was spat from between the snarling red lips. She did not die! Fool! Oh, enough of this mummery! Look-and let your sight be blasted! Light ran suddenly ...... Aye, they tell the tale in the market-places, with wagging beards and rolling eyes, the pious fools! They tell how the first queen of our line ...... Salome made an impatient gesture. Enough of this farce let us on to the next ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | short storiesDownloads: 290

Creep Shadow

  [english | 1934]  

Abraham Merritt


Excerpts: [... And no shadow fell upon me whispering in my ear- He interrupted, harshly: Don't talk like that! And now I was truly surprised, for there was panic ...... blew my desire to meet Dr. de Keradel up to fever point. I was half an hour late getting to Dr. Lowell's. The butler showed me into the library. A girl ...... it has once created. Therefore it is that at a certain stage of its ...]
Genres: [fiction | horrorDownloads: 450

Dans Labime Du Temps

  [french | 1934]  

Howard Phillips Lovecraft


Summary: [Lhumanit est aux prises avec des tres surnaturels qui ont t les matres de la Terre bien avant lapparition de lhomme et qui tentent de recouvrer leur suprmatie.]
Genres: [fiction | horror | science fictionDownloads: 295

For The Defence Dr Thorndyke

  [english | 1934]  

R Austin Freeman


Summary: [This is the story of Andrew a handsome artist living with his beautiful wife. Andrew witnesses a man being shot one night by two masked assailants and on the advice of his wife decides to remain silent about what he has seen. But when a meeting with his cousin Ronald proves to be fatal Andrew finds himself suspecting foul play as Ronald lies crushed on beach sands. And soon Andrew is a suspect ...]
Genres: [fiction | mystery detectiveDownloads: 22

General Ironfist

  [english | 1934]  

Robert Ervin Howard


Excerpts: [... attention to the crowd I was impatient to get the battle over with. The Yeller Typhoon weighed three hundred pounds and he was a head taller'n me but ...... hell, and all I couldst hear was talk about General Yun Chei, and General Whang Shan, and General Feng, which they said was really a white man. Folks ...... some secret pleasure. I took another snort of that there Chinese ...]
Genres: [fiction | action adventure | short storiesDownloads: 215

Gods Of The North

  [english | 1934]  

Robert Ervin Howard


Excerpts: [... and mail-clad forms, two figures glared at each other. In that utter desolation only they moved. The frosty sky was over them, the white illimitable ...... trailing his sword, a sudden sick weariness assailing him. The glare of the sun on the snow cut his eyes like a knife and the sky seemed shrunken and ...... but it was edged with cruelty. Call up your men, said he, grasping his ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | short storiesDownloads: 377

Guns Of The Mountains

  [english | 1934]  

Robert Ervin Howard


Excerpts: [... for. But it was solid gold, and he called it a hairloom, whatever them things is. And he nigh driv the family crazy. A passle of big hulks like you-all ...... I'm darned if I'll listen to Uncle Garfield's squawks any longer. You make yore own choice-but, if you don't choose to do what I asks you to, I'll ...... I was gone, but he wasn't there. So I issued a general defiance to the ...]
Genres: [fiction | short stories | westernsDownloads: 469

Mountain Man

  [english | 1934]  

Robert Ervin Howard


Summary: [Ming Lo Moves the Mountain is a childrens picture book by Arnold Lobel.]
Genres: [fiction | short stories | westernsDownloads: 440

New Eve And Old Adam

  [english | 1934]  

David Herbert Lawrence


Summary: [Adam Copeland on Edge is an autobiographical book written WWE professional wrestler Adam Copeland better known by his ring name Edge. The first hardcover edition was published by WWE Books and distributed by Pocket Books on November 4 2004. A paperback edition was released on October 11 2005 and a Kindle edition on May 10 2010.]
Genres: [fiction | short storiesDownloads: 64

Pirates Of Venus

  [english | 1934]  

Edgar Rice Burroughs


Summary: [The shimmering cloud-covered planet of Venus conceals a wondrous secret: the strikingly beautiful yet deadly world of Amtor. In Amtor cities of immortal beings flourish in giant trees reaching thousands of feet into the sky ferocious beasts stalk the wilderness below rare flashes of sunlight precipitate devastating storms and the inhabitants believe their world is saucer-shaped with a fiery ...]
Genres: [fiction | science fictionDownloads: 102

Queen Of The Black Coast

  [english | 1934]  

Robert Ervin Howard


Excerpts: [... autumn paints the leaves with somber fire Believe I held my heart inviolate To lavish on one man my hot desire. The Song of Belit Hoofs drummed down ...... it's any of my business, but I thought perhaps- I've nothing to conceal, replied the Cimmerian. By Crom, though I've spent considerable time among ...... high hills of the northern uplands. The wanderer was no less of interest ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | short storiesDownloads: 167

Right Ho Jeeves

  [english | 1934]  

P Wodehouse


Summary: [Right Ho Jeeves is a novel by P. G. Wodehouse the second full-length novel featuring the popular characters Jeeves and Bertie Wooster after Thank You Jeeves. It also features a host of other recurring Wodehouse characters and is mostly set at Brinkley Court the home of Berties Aunt Dahlia. It was first published in the United Kingdom on October 5 1934 by Herbert Jenkins London and in the United ...]
Genres: [fiction | humorousDownloads: 128

Rogues In The House

  [english | 1934]  

Robert Ervin Howard


Excerpts: [... in the part of the city occupied by the purple-towered marble and ivory palaces of the aristocracy. There was a priest of Anu whose temple, rising ...... and thick-muscled limbs combined the strength of a grizzly with the quickness of a panther. Under his tangled black mane his blue eyes blazed with unquenchable savagery. Would ...... his chamber again, he drank a toast to the man, ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | short storiesDownloads: 282

Shadows In The Moonlight

  [english | 1934]  

Robert Ervin Howard


Excerpts: [... She recoiled, turning toward the waters lapping bluely among the reeds. Yes! His flash of open anger was like a spark struck from flint. ...... here. Oh, do not leave me here! His warriors are not far behind him. They will find his corpse???they will find me near it???oh! She moaned in her terror ...... we were out of employment so we took to plundering the outlying dominions of ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | short storiesDownloads: 307

Sluggers On The Beach

  [english | 1934]  

Robert Ervin Howard


Excerpts: [... one of my man-killing left hooks with his chin. Seven! Eight! Nine! said Hoolihan, and then he stopped counting and said: By golly, ain't you the Johnny ...... up, Red, gurgled Harper, trying to clinch. You're makin' him mad, and he's takin' it out on me! Well, we can take it, begun Hoolihan, ...... arm and raised it and hollered: Ladies and gents, it is with the deepest regret ...]
Genres: [fiction | action adventure | short storiesDownloads: 147

Swords Of Mars

  [english | 1934]  

Edgar Rice Burroughs


Excerpts: [... void and so it was that Mars was uppermost in my mind as I turned into my cabin and prepared for a good night's rest beneath the rustling leaves of ...... thanked him and drew my own weapon. Rapas stepped forward to engage me, a confident smile upon his lips. The next instant his weapon was flying ...... that he is a wealthy inventor and fears for his life. Yes, he is rich and he ...]
Genres: [fiction | science fictionDownloads: 44

The Book

  [english | 1934]  

Howard Phillips Lovecraft


Summary: [40 Days and 40 Nights: Darwin Intelligent Design God OxyContin and Other Oddities on Trial in Pennsylvania is a 2007 non fiction book about the Kitzmiller v. Dover Area School District trial of 2005. Author Matthew Chapman a journalist screenwriter and director (and the great-great-grandson of Charles Darwin) reported on the trial for Harpers magazine]
Genres: [fiction | short storiesDownloads: 69
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