Children's Books
epub |eng | | Author:Robert Louis Stevenson

CHAPTER V - AES TRIPLEX * * * THE changes wrought by death are in themselves so sharp and final, and so terrible and melancholy in their consequences, that the ...
( Category: Essays August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Robert Louis Stevenson

We are accustomed nowadays to a great deal of puling over the circumstances in which we are placed. The great refinement of many poetical gentlemen has rendered them practically unfit ...
( Category: Children's Books August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Robert Louis Stevenson

CHAPTER V - RANDOM MEMORIES * * * I. - THE COAST OF FIFE MANY writers have vigorously described the pains of the first day or the first night at ...
( Category: Authors August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Robert Louis Stevenson

* * * CHAPTER X --GOTTHOLD'S REVISED OPINION; AND THE FALL COMPLETED The Countess left poor Otto with a caress and buffet simultaneously administered. The welcome word about his wife ...
( Category: British & Irish August 7,2019 )
epub | | | Author:Robert Louis Stevenson

Chapter III above.] [Note 34: _Robert Hunter, Sheriff of Dumbarton_. Hunter recognised the genius in Stevenson long before the latter became known to the world, and gave him much friendly ...
( Category: British & Irish August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Robert Louis Stevenson

* * * CHAPTER XVII --THE DESPATCH-BOX * * * The doctor had scarce finished his meal before he hastened with an apology to attend upon his patient; and almost ...
( Category: Biographies & Memoirs August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Robert Louis Stevenson

* * * THE BOTTLE IMP. Note. - Any student of that very unliterary product, the English drama of the early part of the century, will here recognise the name ...
( Category: Essays August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Ambrose Bierce

* * * THE MOCKING-BIRD The time, a pleasant Sunday afternoon in the early autumn of 1861. The place, a forest's heart in the mountain region of southwestern Virginia. Private ...
( Category: Short Stories August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:E.T.A. Hoffmann

* * * GAMBLER'S LUCK. Pyrmont had a larger concourse of visitors than ever in the summer of 18--. The number of rich and illustrious strangers increased from day to ...
( Category: Children's Books August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Charles Brockden Brown

CHAPTER XXVI. This conversation was interrupted by a messenger from my wife, who desired my return immediately. I had some hopes of meeting with Mervyn, some days having now elapsed ...
( Category: Gothic August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Charles Brockden Brown

* * * Letter XXXII To Jane Talbot Baltimore, November 14. Let me overlook your last letter [Footnote A: Letter XXX.] for the present, while I mention to you a ...
( Category: Children's Books August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Honore de Balzac

“The prophecy is interrupted by a chorus of victorious Arabs (twelve-eight time, allegretto). Trumpets and brasses accompany the various tribes which now enter. A general festivity in which all the ...
( Category: Surrealism August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | 2013-09-02 | Author:Songling Pu [Pu, Songling]

LXIX. THE PRINCESS OF THE TUNG-T‘ING LAKE. Ch‘ên Pi-chiao was a Pekingese; and being a poor man he attached himself as secretary to the suite of a high military official ...
( Category: Ghosts August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Walter Scott

* * * VOLUME TWO. * * * CONTENTS * * * CHAPTER FIRST. * * * CHAPTER SECOND. * * * CHAPTER THIRD. * * * CHAPTER FOURTH. * ...
( Category: Gothic August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Walter Scott

CHAPTER IX. So spak the knicht; the geaunt sed, Lend forth with the, the sely maid, And mak me quile of the and sche; For glaunsing ee, or brow so ...
( Category: Historical August 7,2019 )