Books published in 1938

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Anthem

  [english | 1938]  

Ayn Rand


Summary: [Wonderful story only reason im not getting it is because ive read it about six times]
Genres: [science fiction | post 1930 | audiobookDownloads: 186

Anthem another Edition

  [english | 1938]  

Ayn Rand


Summary: [For the new intellectual -- We the living -- Anthem -- The fountainhead -- Atlas shrugged.]
Genres: [science fiction | post 1930Downloads: 403

Financing Finnegan

  [english | 1938]  

Francis Scott Fitzgerald


Excerpts: [... 1 ? Finnegan and I have the same literary agent to sell our writings for us???but though I'd often been in Mr. Cannon's office just ...... Then after a thoughtful pause, I'll probably have to spend some time with him. I don't know what note in his voice reminded me of a talk with ...... wrote sentences, paragraphs, chapters that were masterpieces of fine weaving and spinning. It ...]
Genres: [fiction | short storiesDownloads: 223

Hawk Eye

  [english | 1938]  

David Cory


Excerpts: [... Boyhood,. Lewis Spence, author of The Myths of the North American Indians. Grateful acknowledgment is made, also, of valuable information found ...... fluttered and fell to earth. Alarmed at the fall of their comrades, the flock rose in the air, but before they could get beyond arrow range, two more ...... lodge. He gravely thanked Hawk Eye on learning of the gift. You both shall ...]
Genres: [young readers | fiction and literature | post 1930Downloads: 36

Ibid

  [english | 1938]  

Howard Phillips Lovecraft


Summary: [Ibid is a parody by American horror fiction writer H. P. Lovecraft written in 1927 or 1928 and first published in the January 1938 issue of O-Wash-Ta-Nong. Ibid is a mock biography of the Roman scholar Ibidus (486-587) whose masterpiece was Op. Cit. wherein all the significant undercurrents of Graeco-Roman thought were crystallized once and for all. The piece traces the skull of Ibidus once the ...]
Genres: [fiction | short storiesDownloads: 130

Land Of The Burnt Thigh

  [english | 1938]  

Edith Eudora Kohl


Summary: [Land Of The Burnt Thigh by Edith Eudora Kohl. Land of the Burnt Thigh is presented here in a high quality kindle edition. This popular classic work by Edith Eudora Kohl is in the English language. If you enjoy the works of Edith Eudora Kohl then we highly recommend this publication for your book collection.]
Genres: [fiction and literature | post 1930 | women studiesDownloads: 24

Magallanes

  [spanish | 1938]  

Stefan Zweig


Summary: [A principios del siglo XVI la empresa de llegar a la especiera de las Indias Orientales abriendo una ruta navegando de Europa hacia el Oeste cobro nuevo vigor tras la aceptacin de la tesis de Amrico Vespucio de que los territorios descubiertos por Coln era un nuevo continente y no las Indias Orientales. A partir de ese momento la bsqueda de un paso martimo que permitiera rebasar el nuevo ...]
Genres: [non-fiction | biography autobiographyDownloads: 307

Pigeons From Hell

  [english | 1938]  

Robert Ervin Howard


Summary: [Pigeons From Hell by Robert E Howard. Robert Ervin Howard 1906-1936 was an American pulp writer of fantasy horror historical adventure boxing western and detective fiction. He is well known for having created the character Conan the Cimmerian a literary icon whose pop-culture imprint can be compared to such icons as Tarzan of the Apes Sherlock Holmes and James Bond. Voracious reading along with a ...]
Genres: [fiction | horror | short storiesDownloads: 242

Ralestone Luck

  [english | 1938]  

Andre Alice Norton


Summary: [Rupert Ralestone is officially the Marquess of Lorne - but with no family money or prestige the title is worthless. He and his younger brother and sister return to the old family homestead - Pirates Haven. Their only hope is to find the sword that was the familys talisman for generations the Ralestone Luck and restore it to its proper place. If they succeed the family fortunes will follow.]
Genres: [fiction | mystery detectiveDownloads: 333

Sobre La Guerra Prolongada

  [spanish | 1938]  

Mao Zedong


Summary: [Japn haba invadido China y ocupado Manchuria en 1931. Mao en 1938 define la tctica de Frente nico Antijapons el que se conformara en 1937 tras el incidente de Sian en el que dos generales del Kuomintang partidarios del Frente nico arrestan a Chiang Kai-shek con la intencin de fusilarlo. Mao enva a Zhou Enlai como mediador quien sostiene en nombre del Partido Comunista que matar a Chian Kai Sek en ...]
Genres: [non-fiction | political scienceDownloads: 150

Supernatural Horror In Literature

  [english | 1938]  

Howard Phillips Lovecraft


Summary: [Great modern American supernaturalist brilliantly surveys history of genre to 1930s summarizing evaluating scores of books including works by Poe Bierce M.R. James Monk Lewis many others. Praised by critics as diverse as Edmund Wilson and Vincent Starrett. ]
Genres: [non-fiction | literary criticism | gothic romanceDownloads: 361

Tarzan And The Forbidden City

  [english | 1938]  

Edgar Rice Burroughs


Excerpts: [... Thome. I am glad to see you again???shall I say 'my friend'? I am not Brian Gregory, said Tarzan, and of course you know it. Tell me what ...... It is the route map to Ashair that I want, and I shall hold you until I get it. Helen laughed in his face. Your intrigue and melodrama have been ...... Remember that when the storm strikes us. What storm? asked Gregory. A storm is coming, ...]
Genres: [fiction | action adventureDownloads: 35

The Descendant

  [english | 1938]  

Howard Phillips Lovecraft


Summary: [The Descendant is a story fragment by American horror fiction writer H. P. Lovecraft believed to have been written in 1927.1 It was first published in the journal Leaves in 1938 after Lovecrafts death.Lovecraft may have been referring to this attempt at a story when he wrote that he was making a very careful study of London...in order to get background for tales involving richer antiquities than ...]
Genres: [fiction | horror | short storiesDownloads: 329

The Duchess And The Jeweller

  [english | 1938]  

Virginia Woolf


Excerpts: [... A more Central position could not be imagined. And at eight in the morning he would have his breakfast brought in on a tray by a man-servant: the ...... at his spats. They were all shapely, shining cut from the best cloth by the best scissors in Savile Row. But he dismantled himself often and became ...... After that he went into the private room behind the shop in Hatton Garden ...]
Genres: [fiction | short storiesDownloads: 241

The Good Housekeeping Marriage Book

  [english | 1938]  

Various Authors


Summary: [The Good Housekeeping Marriage Book by William F William Frederick Bigelow. The Good Housekeeping Marriage Book is presented here in a high quality kindle edition. This popular classic work by William F. William Frederick Bigelow is in the English language. If you enjoy the works of William F. William Frederick Bigelow then we highly recommend this publication for your book collection.]
Genres: [non fiction | post 1930 | essaysDownloads: 256

The Gracie Allen Murder Case

  [english | 1938]  

S Van Dine


Excerpts: [... chatter. The Gracie Allen Murder Case Chapter 2 A RUSTIC INTERLUDE (Saturday, May 18 afternoon.) The next day, shortly after noon, we ...... were generously spattered with mud his hat was crushed and grotesquely awry and his torn coat-sleeve looked like that of some roving mendicant. In ...... Mr. Puttie be now? asked Vance. Don't tell me he's attempting to sell perfumes along the ...]
Genres: [fiction | mystery detectiveDownloads: 80

The Lad And The Lion

  [english | 1938]  

Edgar Rice Burroughs


Summary: [The Lion Children is a story about a group of children who are taken to Botswana in 1995 by their mother Kate Nicholls to study the behavior of lions. The book was praised by British biologist Richard Dawkins who said This is an astonishing book by an even more astonishing group of children.]
Genres: [fictionDownloads: 15

The Shooting Party

  [english | 1938]  

Virginia Woolf


Summary: [Virginia Woolf (1882-1941) - in full Adeline Virginia Woolf original surname Stephen. Virginia Woolf is british author who made an original contribution to the form of the novel also distinguished feminist essayist critic in The Times Literary Supplement and a central figure of Bloomsbury group. Virginia Woolfs books were published by Hogarth Press which she founded with her husband the ...]
Genres: [fiction | short storiesDownloads: 206

The Stoneware Monkey

  [english | 1938]  

R Austin Freeman


Summary: [The Stoneware Monkey by R Austin Freeman. This book contains a very cogent critique and satire of modern art pottery and its critics a very witty book. Has some nice eccentric characters such as the humbug Bunderby one of Freeman s specialties. The plot is also ingenious with poisoning by arsenic and the destruction of a body in a pottery kiln. The Scotland Yard detective Inspector Blandy is a ...]
Genres: [fiction | mystery detectiveDownloads: 264

The Yearling

  [english | 1938]  

Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings


Excerpts: [... and down. The little wheel was turning. The flutter-mill was at work. It turned with the easy rhythm of the great water-mill at Lynne that ground corn ...... from the rear. The bear stood again at bay, weaving. Jody ran to his father. Penny was already on his feet. The right side of his face was black ...... smoothness of the gun. If 'twas anybody in the world but Lem, Penny ...]
Genres: [fiction | juvenileDownloads: 87
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