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epub |eng | 2018-01-15 | Author:Robert A. Maguire & John E. Malmstad & Olga Matich & Andrei Bely

And that was the Last Judgment. *** “How then can this be? Who can this possibly be?” “Your father.” “Who?” “Saturn.”† *** The Last Judgment was at hand. There was ...
( Category: Classics January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-05-03 | Author:F. Scott Fitzgerald

Descriptions of Humanity (Physical) ¶ They rode through those five years in an open car with the sun on their foreheads and their hair flying. They waved to people they ...
( Category: Essays January 17,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-07 | Author:Aleksandr Pushkin

VII Lacking the lofty passion not to spare life for the sake of sounds, an iamb from a trochee he could not— [4] no matter how we strove—distinguish; dispraised Homer, ...
( Category: Russian January 8,2020 )
epub |eng | 2001-01-17 | Author:John Steinbeck [Steinbeck, John]

ACT THREE, SCENE I: THE SEA The tiny cabin of the little freighter was old and comfortable and well used. On one side stood a little mess table with a ...
( Category: Classics January 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2012-07-15 | Author:Sherwood Anderson & Irving Howe [Anderson, Sherwood & Howe, Irving]

Wash Williams and George Willard arose from the pile of railroad ties and walked along the tracks toward town. The operator finished his tale quickly, breathlessly. “Her mother sent for ...
( Category: Short Stories December 30,2019 )
azw3, epub, mobi |eng | 1981-01-19 | Author:Paul Fussell

These troops who cried and cheered with relief or who sat stunned by the weight of their experience are very different from the high-minded, guilt-ridden GIs we’re told about by ...
( Category: Anthologies November 30,2019 )
epub |eng | 1983-01-02 | Author:Christine Pizan [Pizan, Christine]

30. Christine talks about all the good that women have brought into the world, both now and in the past. ‘My lady, though I can see that women have brought ...
( Category: French November 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-22 | Author:Michael Hughes

40 Pig presented it to the men. Dog stepped up. ‘Fuck it, I’ll go. No bother. Let me get a look at the whites of their eyes. See how he ...
( Category: War November 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2006-10-10 | Author:Thomas Wolfe [Wolfe, Thomas]

He harried his deficient subscribers for payment, with a wild tenacity. He accepted their easy promises without question; he hunted them down in their own rooms, or in the rooms ...
( Category: Coming of Age November 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 1993-08-01 | Author:Jack Kerouac [Kerouac, Jack]

Composition………by Jackie Duluoz.…. 6-B “Now up yonder in Suskahooty,” said Dead Eye Dick—no, I exaggerate, his name was Black Dan—“up yonder in Saskahoty,” said Dead Eye Dick Black Dan, “we ...
( Category: Beat Generation November 1,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-27 | Author:Jack Kerouac [Ward, M. Dawn]

The music goes on, the old couple dances on with grim determination, the boys drink on, and the critic mops his brow. CRITIC: But this is still too weak for ...
( Category: United States November 1,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-10-27 | Author:Cyril Connolly

VI RASCASSE was already painting. 'Well, well, the last sitting. Let's get down to it. This is going to be a great picture. Just let me put in those lines ...
( Category: Classics October 29,2019 )
epub |eng | 2013-06-05 | Author:Theodor Fontane [Fontane, Theodor]

20 Servants with lanterns were already waiting and they moved forward when the Princess started to ascend the broad staircase that divided into twin flights at the first landing. She ...
( Category: German October 28,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-08-27 | Author:Jorge Amado [Amado, Jorge]

8 At day’s end, as the lights were going on in the city and men were leaving work, Quincas Water-Bray’s closest friends—Sparrow, Bangs Blackie, Corporal Martim, and Swifty—were going down ...
( Category: Humor October 24,2019 )
epub |eng | 2014-02-18 | Author:John Bude [Bude, John]

CHAPTER XII THE OPEN WINDOW WHEN the Inspector re-entered Greylings he found Mrs. Cowper clearing away the tea-things in the kitchen. The Constable had his feet up before the range ...
( Category: Murder October 9,2019 )