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epub |eng | | Author:Ambrose Bierce

* * * Here ends No. Four of the Western Classics containing A Son of the Gods and A Horseman in the Sky by Ambrose Bierce with an introduction by ...
( Category: Education & Teaching August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Samuel Butler (1835-1902)

CHAPTER VI --MORE DISINGENUOUSNESS * * * [Here, perhaps, will be the fittest place for introducing a letter to my brother from a gentleman who is well known to the ...
( Category: History & Criticism August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Samuel Butler (1835-1902)

CHAPTER VIII * * * Translation of the chapter on "The Unconscious in Instinct," from Von Hartmann's "Philosophy of the Unconscious." Von Hartmann's chapter on instinct is as follows:- Instinct ...
( Category: Health, Fitness & Dieting August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:E M Forster [Forster, E M]

CHAPTER XX Margaret had often wondered at the disturbance that takes place in the world’s waters, when Love, who seems so tiny a pebble, slips in. Whom does Love concern ...
( Category: Arts & Photography August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | 2006-01-30 | Author:Shikibu, Murasaki

Two monks “What could possibly prick your conscience this way? His Grace has never betrayed any such feelings. It has surprised and pained him to learn how ill you are, ...
( Category: Japanese August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:James Branch Cabell

* * * 18. How They Cried Quits Demetrios went into Perion's cell and filed away the chains of Perion of the Forest. Demetrios thrust the gaoler's corpse under the ...
( Category: Literary August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:James Branch Cabell

* * * VIII HEART OF GOLD As Played at Paris, in the May of 1750 "Cette amoureuse ardeur qui dans les coeurs s'excite N'est point, comme l'on sçait, un ...
( Category: Suspense August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:James Branch Cabell

* * * XXI Touching Repayment So Count Manuel's youth went out of him as he became more and more intimate with Misery, and an attachment sprang up between them, ...
( Category: Action & Adventure August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Arundhati Roy

SCANDAL IN THE PALACE This essay first appeared in Outlook magazine (India) on 26 September 2007. SCANDALS CAN be fun. Especially those that knock preachers from their pulpits and flick ...
( Category: Canadian August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Charles Brockden Brown

* * * Chapter XVI. Here, my friend, thou must permit me to pause. The following incidents are of a kind to which the most ardent invention has never conceived ...
( Category: Classics August 7,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Charles Brockden Brown

* * * Chapter XIII Here was wrought a surprizing change in my friend. What was it that had shaken conviction so firm? Had any thing occurred during my fit, ...
( Category: Epistolary 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 )