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Histoire Et Littérature

By: Biré, Edmond, 1829-1907
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Desktop Publishing and the Literary Magazine

By: Jim Manis

...English 296A: Desktop Publishing and the Literary Magazine Instructor: Jim Manis Office: Administration ... ...hn.psu.edu/faculty/jmanis/ Background: By the mid 1980s the Macintosh, and to some extent the PC, had made desktop publishing a mainstay in the w... ...e from the printing houses to the editor's desktop. Layout, typesetting, and image control are now fully available to the editor. As a result, it ...

...Background: By the mid 1980s the Macintosh, and to some extent the PC, had made desktop publishing a mainstay in the world of publishing professional quality documents. At this point a significant shift occurred in the production of published materials. A key element i...

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History as Literature, And Other Essays

By: Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

... LIBRARIES Mil III | III III I I !! il 901 33333020365223 POOSEVELT t THEODORE HISTORY AS LITERATURE? AND OTHER ESSAYS. 10.95 NN.BR 800104844 I MM HSS... ...Mil III | III III I I !! il 901 33333020365223 POOSEVELT t THEODORE HISTORY AS LITERATURE? AND OTHER ESSAYS. 10.95 NN.BR 800104844 I MM HSS 1 61989 Th... ...I III I I !! il 901 33333020365223 POOSEVELT t THEODORE HISTORY AS LITERATURE? AND OTHER ESSAYS. 10.95 NN.BR 800104844 I MM HSS 1 61989 The Newark Pub... ... 10.95 NN.BR 800104844 I MM HSS 1 61989 The Newark Public Library Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations MM .At HSS The Branch Libraries MID-MANHATTAN LI... ...x and Tilden Foundations MM .At HSS The Branch Libraries MID-MANHATTAN LIBRARY History & Social Sciences Depart 455 Fifth Avenue New York, N.Y. 10016 ... ...R CALENDAR DAY: Adult books 104 Juvenile books $4 Recordings 10^ Form #0697 HISTORY AS LITERATURE AND OTHER ESSAYS HISTORYAS LITERATURE f AND OT... ...DAY: Adult books 104 Juvenile books $4 Recordings 10^ Form #0697 HISTORY AS LITERATURE AND OTHER ESSAYS HISTORYAS LITERATURE f AND OTHER ESSAYS ... ...books 104 Juvenile books $4 Recordings 10^ Form #0697 HISTORY AS LITERATURE AND OTHER ESSAYS HISTORYAS LITERATURE f AND OTHER ESSAYS BY THEODORE... ...also historical and scien- tific subjects, for my thesis is that the domain of literature must be ever more widely extended over the domains of histor...

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Life of Johnson, Vol. 2

By: Birkbeck Hill

...FE OF JOHNSON, VOL. 2 by BOSWELL Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: LIFE OF JOHNS... ...FE OF JOHNSON, VOL. 2 Author: BOSWELL Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ...D'Israeli in his _Calamities of Authors_, i. 64, says:--'Fuller's _Church History_ is disgraced by twelve particular dedications. It was an expedien... ...you have employed them well.' 'Alas, Sir, (said I,) I fear not. Do I know history? Do I know mathematicks? Do I know law?' JOHNSON. 'Why, Sir, thoug... ... _Dictionary_, he defined '_Anecdotes_ Something yet unpublished; secret history.' In the fourth edition he added: 'It is now used, after the Frenc...

This book contains titles such as Boswell?s Journal of a Tour to the Hebrides, and Johnson?s Diary of a Journey into North Wales.

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The Nest Builder

By: Beatrice Forbes Robertson Hale

... TO DO IT by EDWARD EVERETT HALE Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: HOW TO DO IT ... ... TO DO IT Author: EDWARD EVERETT HALE Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ...ld not cross into School Street. They were Earl Percy's brigade. Class in history, where did Percy's brigade go that day, and what became of them be... ...r another set of them--you may choose the names to please yourselves--the history of my relationship goes back to the Sunday school of the Church of... ...el to Miss Sewell's "Margaret Percival," and that I wrote my half of that history. The Worcester Sunday school grew beyond thirty-six scholars; an...

...hem are too bright or too stupid, only one of them is really selfish, all but one or two are thoroughly sorry for their faults when they commit them, and all of them who are good for anything think of themselves very little. There are a few who are approved members of the Harry Wadsworth Club. That means that they ?look up and not down,? they ?look forward and not back,? t...

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Almayer's Folly

By: Joseph Conrad

...ALMAYER'S FOLLY by JOSEPH CONRAD Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: ALMAYER'S FOL... ...ALMAYER'S FOLLY Author: JOSEPH CONRAD Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ... with a deep sigh he fell asleep. That night--for the first time in its history--the peaceful and flourishing settlement of Sambir saw the lights ...

...ce of the call. Leaning with both his elbows on the balustrade of the verandah, he went on looking fixedly at the great river that flowed?indifferent and hurried?before his eyes. He liked to look at it abou...

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The Essays of Montaigne

By: Michel de Montaigne

...ESSAYS OF by MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org MONTAIGNE, COMPLETE ... ... COMPLETE Author: MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ... Chassaigne, daughter of a councillor in the Parliament of Bordeaux. The history of his early married life vies in obscurity with that of his youth... ...ly comprises some highly interesting particulars of his life and personal history, it seems worth while to furnish a sketch or analysis of it. "T... ...ison. Messire Francesco being come, and prepared with a long counterfeit history of the affair (for the King had applied himself to all the princes...

...Preface: The present publication is intended to supply a recognized deficiency in our literature?a library edition of the Essays of Montaigne. This great French writer deserves to be regarded as a classic, not only in the land of his birth, but in all countries and in all literatures. His Essays, which are at ...

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Handbook of Universal Literature from the Best and Latest Authorities

By: Anne C. Lynch Botta

... LITERAT- by ANNE C. LYNCH BOTTA Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org URE FROM THE BEST AND LAT... ...lassic Literature Collection World Public Library.org URE FROM THE BEST AND LATEST AUTHORITIES Title: HANDBOOK OF UNIVERSAL LITERATURE FROM TH... ...URE FROM THE BEST AND LATEST AUTHORITIES Title: HANDBOOK OF UNIVERSAL LITERATURE FROM THE BEST AND LATEST AUTHORITIES Author: ANNE C. LYNCH BOTTA... ...EST AUTHORITIES Title: HANDBOOK OF UNIVERSAL LITERATURE FROM THE BEST AND LATEST AUTHORITIES Author: ANNE C. LYNCH BOTTA Language: English Subje... ...THORITIES Author: ANNE C. LYNCH BOTTA Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...lled for. Prefixed is a very brief summary of an important and exhaustive History of the Alphabet recently published. PREFACE. This wo... ...-7. Social Constitution of China.--8. Invention of Printing.--9. Science, History, and Geography. Encyclopaedias.--10. Poetry.--11. Dramatic Literat... ...e Language.--2. The Religion.--3. The Literature. Influence of Women.--4. History.--5. The Drama and Poetry.--6. Geography. Newspapers. Novels. Med...

...many years ago, as a literary exercise, to meet the personal requirements of the writer, which were such as most persons experience on leaving school and ?completing their education,? as the phrase is. The world of literature lies before them, but where to begin, what course of study to pursue, in order best to comprehend it, are the problems which present themselves to th...

...CONTENTS. LIST OF AUTHORITIES INTRODUCTION. THE ALPHABET. 1. The Origin of Letters.--2. The Phoenician Alphabet and Inscriptions.-- 3. The Greek Alphabet. Its Three Epochs.--4. The Mediaeval Scripts. The Irish. The Anglo-Saxon. The Roman. The Gothic. The Runic. CLASSIFICATION OF LANGUAGES CHINESE LITERATURE....

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The Land of Midian, Volume 2

By: Sir Richard Francis Burton

...LAND OF MIDIAN by RICHARD BURTON Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org VOL. 2 Title: THE LA... ...MIDIAN, VOL. 2 Author: RICHARD BURTON Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ...pon le leopard. I was anxious to collect specimens of botany and natural history from an altitude hitherto unreached by any traveller in Western Ar... ..., often limped past the tents; and, thinking the limb broken, I asked the history of the accident. Our hero, it appears, was a doughty personage, fa... ...sary. During the last audience, his Highness ably and lucidly resumed the history of the past measures, and the steps which he proposed for the futu...

...We have now left the region explored by Europeans; and our line to the south and the south-east will lie over ground wholly new. In front of us the land is no longer Arz Madyan: we are entering South Midian, which will extend to El-Hejaz. As the march might last longer than h...

...CONTENTS PART II. The March Through Central and Eastern Midian. (Continued) Chapter XI. The Unknown Lands South of the Hisma--Ruins of Shuwak and Shaghab Chapter XII. From Shaghab to Ziba--Ruins of El-Khandaki and Umm Amil--The Turquoise Mine--Return to El-Muwaylah Cha...

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Their Wedding Journey

By: William Dean Howells

... JOURNEY by WILLIAM DEAN HOWELLS Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THEIR WEDDING... ... JOURNEY Author: WILLIAM DEAN HOWELLS Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ... in their cups, and then speculated fantastically upon the character and history of the materials of that breakfast. Presently Isabel paused, pla... ...ignorance of his wife, who, as a true American woman, knew nothing of the history of her own country, and less than nothing of the barbarous regions... ...on. From the seat behind their own they were now made listeners to the history of a ten weeks' typhoid fever, from the moment when the narrator n...

...THE OUTSET. They first met in Boston, but the match was made in Europe, where they afterwards saw each other; whither, indeed, he followed her; and there the match was also broken off. Why it was broken off, and why it was renewed after a lapse of years, is part of quite a long love-story....

...CONTENTS: The Outset A Midsummer-day's Dream The Night Boat A Day's Railroading The Enchanted City, and Beyond Niagara Down the St. Lawrence The Sentiment of Montreal Homeward and Home Niagara Revisited Twelve Years after Their Wedding...

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The Complete Essays of Montaigne

By: Michel de Montaigne

...TE ESSAYS by MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org OF MONTAIGNE Title: ... ...MONTAIGNE Author: MICHEL DE MONTAIGNE Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ... Chassaigne, daughter of a councillor in the Parliament of Bordeaux. The history of his early married life vies in obscurity with that of his youth... ...ly comprises some highly interesting particulars of his life and personal history, it seems worth while to furnish a sketch or analysis of it. "T... ...ison. Messire Francesco being come, and prepared with a long counterfeit history of the affair (for the King had applied himself to all the princes...

...Preface: The present publication is intended to supply a recognized deficiency in our literature?a library edition of the Essays of Montaigne. This great French writer deserves to be regarded as a classic, not only in the land of his birth, but in all countries and in all literatures. His Essays, which are at ...

...t to study philosophy is to learn to die. XX. Of the force of imagination. XXI. That the profit of one man is the damage of another. XXII. Of custom, and that we should not easily change a law received . XXIII. Various events from the same counsel. XXIV. Of pedantry. XXV. Of the education of children. XXVI. That it is folly to measure truth and error by our own capacity. X...

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The Tale of Chloe an Episode in the History of Beau Beamish

By: George Meredith

...OE AN EPISODE by GEORGE MEREDITH Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org IN THE HISTORY OF BEAU BE... ...ITH Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org IN THE HISTORY OF BEAU BEAMISH Title: THE TALE OF CHLOE AN EPISODE IN THE HIS... ... BEAU BEAMISH Author: GEORGE MEREDITH Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ...... ...as out of her power to bestow, because she was of another world, with her history written out to the last red streak before ever you knew her. Adie...

...rs of the beau. Writers of pretension would seem to have an animus against individuals of the character of Mr. Beamish. They will treat of the habits and manners of highwaymen, and quote obscure broadsheets and songs of the people to color their story, yet decline to bestow more than a passing remark upon our domestic kings: because they are not hereditary, we may suppose....

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The Purgatory of St. Patrick

By: Pedro Calderón de la Barca

...OF by PEDRO CALDERON DE LA BARCA Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org ST. PATRICK Title: T... ...CK Author: PEDRO CALDERON DE LA BARCA Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ...s celebrated by the Church on the 26th of September. Mr. Ticknor in his History of Spanish Literature, 1863, volume ii. p. 369, says that the Wond... ...ake of the learned writer. "The Martyr of Antioch" is founded not on the history of St. Justina but of Saint Margaret, as Milman himself expressly ... ...Stranger is. LUIS. Then be attentive, Beautiful divinity, For my history thus commences:-- Great Egerius, King of Ireland, I by name am Lu...

...s contained in this volume are the most celebrated of all Calderon?s writings. The first, ?La Vida es Sueno,? has been translated into many languages and performed with success on almost every stage in Europe but that of England. So late as the winter of 1866-7, in a Russian version, it drew crowded houses to the great theatre of Moscow; while a few years earlier, as if to...

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In Search of the Castaways

By: Jules Verne

...IN SEARCH OF by JULES VERNE Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org THE CASTAWAYS Title:... ... OF THE CASTAWAYS Author: JULES VERNE Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ...ent his leisure hours in teaching young Robert, and instructed him in the history of the country they were so rapidly approaching. On the 25th o... ... a word about the business on hand, but the Commandant related his entire history, and was not in a mood to stop till he had done. It was evident th... ...ages of his day-book; and more than once, unfaithful to Clio, the muse of history, he invoked in his transports the divine Calliope, the muse of epi...

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The Entire Pg Files of the Works of Mark Twain

By: Mark Twain

...RE PG FILES OF THE by MARK TWAIN Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org WORKS OF MARK TWAIN ... ...ORKS OF MARK TWAIN Author: MARK TWAIN Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ... CRIES" IN IRELAND THE FACTS CONCERNING THE RECANT RESIGNATION HISTORY REPEATS ITSELF HONORED AS A CURIOSITY FIRST INTERVIEW K... ... THE DEATH OF JEAN THE TURNING-POINT OF MY LIFE HOW TO MAKE HISTORY DATES STICK THE MEMORABLE ASSASSINATION A SCRAP OF CURI... ...ORY DATES STICK THE MEMORABLE ASSASSINATION A SCRAP OF CURIOUS HISTORY SWITZERLAND, THE CRADLE OF LIBERTY AT THE SHRINE OF ST....

...his book is a record of a pleasure trip. If it were a record of a solemn scientific expedition, it would have about it that gravity, that profundity, and that impressive incomprehensibility which are so proper to works of that kind, and withal so attractive. Yet notwithstanding it is only a record of a pic-nic, it has a purpose, which is to suggest to the reader how he wou...

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The Young für Traders

By: R. M. Ballantyne

...THE YOUNG by R. M. BALLANTYNE Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org FUR TRADERS Title: T... ... FUR TRADERS Author: R. M. BALLANTYNE Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ...e shore of Lake Winnipeg. Unwilling though we are to omit anything in the history of our friends that would be likely to prove interesting, we think... ...lly clothed them--far away from the well-known scenes of man's checkered history; entirely devoid of those ancient monuments of man's power and ski...

...ct copy of the picture which is indelibly stamped on my own memory. I have carefully avoided exaggeration in everything of importance. All the chief, and most of the minor incidents are facts. In regard to unimportant matters, I have taken the liberty of a novelist?not to color too highly, or to invent improbabilities, but?to transpose time, place, and circumstance at plea...

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The Great Conspiracy, Volume 3

By: John Alexander Logan

...RACY by JOHN ALEXANDER LOGAN Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org VOLUME 3 Title: TH... ..., VOLUME 3 Author: JOHN ALEXANDER LOGAN Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20... ...... ...WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and ot... ... works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around ... ...untries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete co... ... THE GREAT CONSPIRACY Its Origin and History Volume 3. ... ... by which the Conspirators worked, is very well stated, in his documentary "History of the Rebellion," by Edward McPherson, when he says: "In the Sl... ...e Creator; uneducated and uncivilized man roamed over them for how long no history informs us. "It was only under our institutions that they coul...

...1787- 1791--PIERCE BUTLER'S FIERCE DENUNCIATION OF THE TARIFF--SOUTH CAROLINA WILL LIVE FREE OR DIE GLORIOUS--JACKSON'S LETTER TO CRAWFORD, ON TARIFF AND SLAVERY--BENTON'S TESTIMONY--HENRY CLAY'S EVIDENCE--NATHAN APPLETON'S--A TREASONABLE CAUCUS OF SOUTHERN CONGRESSMEN--ALEXANDER H. STEPHEN'S EVIDENCE ON THE CAUSES OF SECESSION--WIGFALL'S ADMISSIONS--THE ONE REGRETTED CLAU...

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Christian Science

By: Mark Twain

...CHRISTIAN SCIENCE by MARK TWAIN Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: CHRISTIAN SCI... ... CHRISTIAN SCIENCE Author: MARK TWAIN Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ...perceived that there were no such things, they were easily banished. The history and nature of the great discovery are set down in the book here, a... ...urmur not over Truth, if you find its digestion bitter.' You now know the history of our dear and holy Science, sir, and that its origin is not of t... ...e opened an oyster. I think it is one of the touchingest things in child-history, that pious little rat down cellar pumping away at the Scientific ...

...Preface: Book I of this volume occupies a quarter or a third of the volume, and consists of matter written about four years ago, but not hitherto published in book form....

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The Mystery of the Yellow Room

By: Gaston Leroux

... MYSTERY OF THE by GASTON LEROUX Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org YELLOW ROOM Title: T... ...THE YELLOW ROOM Author: GASTON LEROUX Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ...tten in Paris. Has not the very name of the Nayves trial and the tragic history of the death of little Menaldo passed out of mind? And yet the pu... ...ho came into contact with him might have asked, if they had not known his history. At the time of the affair of the woman cut in pieces in the Rue ... ...in the memory only. They belong to the bygone days, they are linked with history. They make us think of the Road, of those days when highwaymen ro...

...hat the public would never know the whole truth of the prodigious case known as that of The Yellow Room, out of which grew so many mysterious, cruel, and sensational dramas, with which my friend was so closely mixed up, if, propos of a recent nomination of the illustrious Stangerson to the grade of grandcross of the Legion of Honour, an evening journal?in an article, miser...

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An Adventure with a Genius

By: Alleyne Ireland

...WITH A GENIUS by ALLEYNE IRELAND Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: AN ADVENTURE ... ...WITH A GENIUS Author: ALLEYNE IRELAND Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ...al contact with the sort of men whose lives are the material around which history builds its story, and from which fiction derives all that lends t... ...knowledge of French, German, Italian, and English literature, of European history in its most complicated ramifications, and of general biography in... ... He carried me from country to country, from century to century, through history, art, literature, biography, economics, music, the drama, and curr...

...acked that vividness of action which to the eye of youth is the very test of adventure, they have been rich in a kind of experience which to a mature and reflective mind has a value not to be measured in terms of dramatic incident. My adventures, in a word, have been chiefly those of personal contact with the sort of men whose lives are the material around which history bu...

... In a Casting Net II. Meeting Joseph Pulitzer III. Life at Cap Martin IV. Yachting in the Mediterranean V. Getting to Know Mr. Pulitzer VI. Weisbaden and an Atlantic Voyage VII. Bar Harbor and the Last Cruise...

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Travels in Syria and the Holy Land

By: John Burckhardt

...VELS IN SYRIA by JOHN BURCKHARDT Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org AND THE HOLY LAND Ti... ...BURCKHARDT Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org AND THE HOLY LAND Title: TRAVELS IN SYRIA AND THE HOLY LAND Author: JO... ...THE HOLY LAND Author: JOHN BURCKHARDT Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...ich the geography is not less interesting by its connection with ancient history, than it is imperfect, in consequence of the impediments which mod... ...chitecture at Wady Mousa, are equally conformable with the remains of the history of Petra, found in Strabo,[P.781.] from whom it appears that previ... ...seem, from the evidence regarding Petra which may be collected in ancient history, that neither in the ages prior to the [p.ix]commercial opulence o...

...of discoveries in the African continent. The Association having had the good fortune to obtain the services of a person of Mr. Burckhardt?s education and talents, resolved to spare neither time nor expense in enabling him to acquire the language and manners of an Arabian Musulman in such a degree of perfection, as should render the detection of his real character in the in...

...CONTENTS. 16 Journal of a Tour from Damascus, in the Countries of the Libanus and Anti-Libanus ...................................page 1 Journal of an Excursion into the Haouran, in the Autumn and Winter of 1810,.................................................51 Journal of a Tour from Aleppo to Damasc...

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The Warlord of Mars

By: Edgar Rice Burroughs

... OF MARS by EDGAR RICE BURROUGHS Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE WARLORD O... ... OF MARS Author: EDGAR RICE BURROUGHS Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ...d, and such a one, I warrant, as never before sat together during all the history of ancient Mars. As I entered, silence fell upon the great conc...

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Up from Slavery : An Autobiography

By: Booker Taliaferro Washington

... SLAVERY by BOOKER T. WASHINGTON Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY Tit... ...IOGRAPHY Author: BOOKER T. WASHINGTON Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ...them. I saw again all the old plantations that I had ever seen; the whole history of the Negro ran through my mind; and the inexpressible pathos of ... ...nking not of them, but of that long and unhappy chapter in our country's history which followed the one great structural mistake of the Fathers of ... ...ed plantations. But Tuskegee is, nevertheless, a brand-new chapter in the history of the Negro, and in the history of the knottiest problem we have ...

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The Life of King Henry the Fifth

By: William Shakespeare

...E OF KING by WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org HENRY THE FIFTH Titl... ...THE FIFTH Author: WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ... Into an hour-glass; for the which supply, Admit me Chorus to this history; Who prologue-like, your humble patience pray Gently to he... ...nworthy urn, Tombless, with no remembrance over them. Either our history shall with full mouth Speak freely of our acts, or else our gr...

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The Journal to Stella

By: Jonathan Swift

...RNAL TO STELLA by JONATHAN SWIFT Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE JOURNAL T... ...RNAL TO STELLA Author: JONATHAN SWIFT Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ...ged by "Introduction" or by "Letter 'number'".] PREFACE The history of the publication of the Journal to Stella is somewhat curious. O... ...c," Swift says, "the censure held for some time as if there were a secret history in such a removal: which however soon blew off by her excellent c... ...Stella and upon his own character; for the light which it throws upon the history of the time and upon prominent men of the day; and for the illustr...

...Preface: The history of the publication of the Journal to Stella is somewhat curious. On Swift?s death twenty-five of the letters, forming the closing portion of the series, fell into the hands of Dr. Lyon, a clergyman who had been in cha...

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Letters of Catherine Benincasa

By: Catherine Benincasa

...CATHERINE by CATHERINE BENINCASA Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org BENINCASA Title: LET... ...BENINCASA Author: CATHERINE BENINCASA Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ...e the circle of purely personal interests, and made her a force of which history is cognisant in the public affairs of her day. She is one of a ver... ...nal successes which she won--considerable enough to secure her a place in history-- availed nothing to forward the greater aim for which she worked.... ...r in the sight of God--surely more conformed to His methods in nature and history--is that other idealism which patiently bows to the yoke of the ac...

... thing in them to strike a reader is their unliterary character. He only will value them who cares to overhear the impetuous outpourings of the heart and mind of an unlettered daughter of the people, who was also, as it happened, a genius and a saint. Dante, Petrarch, Boccaccio, the other great writers of the Trecento, are all in one way or another intent on choice express...

... Dominic To Monna Agnese, wife of Francesco, a tailor of Florence Letters in response to certain criticisms To Monna Orsa, wife of Bartolo Usimbardi, and to Monna Agnese To a Religious man in Florence, who was shocked at her Ascetic Practices To Brother Bartolomeo Dominici To Brother Matteo di Francesco Tolomei To a Mantellata of Saint Dominic, called Catarina di Scetto To...

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Title : Fielding (English Men of Letters Series)

By: Austin Dobson

...NG (ENGLISH MEN by AUSTIN DOBSON Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org OF LETTERS SERIES) T... ...LETTERS SERIES) Author: AUSTIN DOBSON Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ...en Altar," of which a representation is to be found in Mr. Maxwell Lyte's history of the College. And it may fairly be inferred that he took part in... ...sting chronicles of Bartholomew Fair, minutely investigated the actor's history, giving precise details of his doings at "Bartlemy" from 1728 to 1... ...r better qualified to judge, possessing it so eminently himself."] The history of Fielding's marriage rests so exclusively upon the statements of...

...EARLY YEARS?FIRST PLAYS. Like his contemporary Smollett, Henry Fielding came of an ancient family, and might, in his Horatian moods, have traced his origin to Inachus. The lineage of the house of Denbigh, as given in Burke, fully justifies the splendid but sufficiently quoted eulogy of Gibbon. From that first Jeffrey of Ha...

...ONATHAN WILD CHAPTER V. TOM JONES CHAPTER VI. JUSTICE LIFE--AMELIA CHAPTER VII. THE JOURNAL OF A VOYAGE TO LISBON POSTSCRIPT APPENDIX No. I. FIELDING AND SARAH ANDREW APPENDIX No. II. FIELDING AND MRS. HUSSEY APPENDIX No. III. AMELIA'S ACCIDENT APPENDIX No. IV....

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Lying Prophets

By: Eden Phillpotts

...YING PROPHETS by EDEN PHILLPOTTS Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: LYING PROPHET... ...YING PROPHETS Author: EDEN PHILLPOTTS Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ...rito-Celtic days, and Wesley's ultimate success was a grand repetition of history, as extant records of the ancient use of the Church in Cornwall pr... ...ittle about the founder of Methodism in reality, and still less about the history of the Methodist movement. Had he learned that John Wesley himself... ...aturated with religious feeling, the man was wholly ignorant of religious history in so far as it affected his own country. To him all saints not me...

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Manners and Social Usages

By: Mrs. John M. E. W. Sherwood

...RS AND by JOHN M. E. W. SHERWOOD Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org SOCIAL USAGES Title:... ...e Collection World Public Library.org SOCIAL USAGES Title: MANNERS AND SOCIAL USAGES Author: JOHN M. E. W. SHERWOOD Language: English Subject... ...USAGES Author: JOHN M. E. W. SHERWOOD Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...n this opening chapter. We may say that cards have changed less in the history of etiquette and fashion than anything else. They, the shifting p... ...the etiquette of weddings, which is remotely founded on the early savage history of mankind, and which bears fruit in our later and more complex ci... ...lver, resembling fruits, nuts, and animals. The farther back we go in the history of silver-ware, the better models we are sure to obtain. As for...

...e original copyright, 1884, though the book version appeared in 1887. Notable features among the usual: how to dance the German, or Cotillon; remarks and four chapters on English, French, or others in contrast to American customs, making it a guide to European manners; proper behavior for the single woman past girlhood; appropriate costumes for many occasions; three chapte...

...CONTENTS. CHAPTER ... PAGE I. Women as Leaders ... 13 II. Optional Civilities ... 29 III. Good and Bad Society ... 36 IV. On Introducing People ... 44 V. Visiting ... 58 VI. Invitations, Acceptances, and Regrets ... 66 VII. Cards of Compliment, Courtesy, Condolence, and Congratulation ... 74 VIII. The Etiquette of Wedd...

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Red Pepper Burns

By: Grace S. Richmond

...EPPER BURNS by GRACE S. RICHMOND Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: RED PEPPER BU... ...EPPER BURNS Author: GRACE S. RICHMOND Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ... my office? We'll go to the Arnolds' together, and I'll give you the history of the case on the way. It's a corker, I assure you, and it's k...

...eighbors waved arms of greeting which he failed to see, for he did not turn his head. The car went round the curve of the driveway at perilous speed, and only the fact that from road to old red barn was a good twenty rods made it seem possible that the Green Imp could come to a standstill in time to prevent its banging into the rear wall of the barn....

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The Best British Short Stories of 1922

By: Edward J. O'Brien and John Cournos

...EST BRITISH by EDWARD J. O'BRIEN Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org SHORT STORIES OF 1922 ... ...IES OF 1922 Author: EDWARD J. O'BRIEN Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ...eople could see it. I've the right face for the pictures, and my romantic history will do the rest." "Good heavens, girl," cried the scandalised S... ... the mother of the two children of whom we had been told such a harrowing history. "And just think, dear," said Tony, smiling at me across the tab... ...ng her garments after her. The kip was hidden away in a dark alley, the history and reputation of which were shudderingly doubtful, but there were...

... Journal, the Editor of The Chicago Tribune Syndicate Service, Alfred A. Knopf, The Golden Cockerel Press, B.W. Huebsch, The Talbot Press, Dodd, Mead and Co., Stacy Aumonier, J.D. Beresford, Algernon Blackwood, Harold Brighouse, William Caine, A.E. Coppard, Miss R.C. Lamburn, Walter de la Mare, Miss Dorothy Easton, Miss May Edginton, John Galsworthy, Alan Graham, Holloway ...

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The Memoirs of Madame de Montespan, Volume 5

By: Madame la Marquise de Montespan

... by MADAME LA MARQUISE DE MONTESPAN Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org MADAME DE MONTESPAN, V5 ... ...thor: MADAME LA MARQUISE DE MONTESPAN Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ...HAPTER IX. Compliment from Monsieur to the New Prince de Dombes.--Roman History.-- The Emperors Trajan, Marcus Aurelius, and Verus.--The Danger of... ..., perfectly imitated in sculpture, in the dome; that mask is the speaking history of the noble community of Fontevrault, where more than a hundred B... ...olerably early hour, before the flood of visitors, and started her on the history of the lady in waiting. "His Majesty has spoken of it to me," s...

...all company this year at the Waters of Bourbonne, to begin with, at any rate; for afterwards there appeared to be many arrivals, to see me, probably, and Mademoiselle de Nantes....

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The Library

By: Andrew Lang

...THE LIBRARY by ANDREW LANG Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE LIBRARY A... ...itle: THE LIBRARY Author: ANDREW LANG Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ...and Malone, and Cousin. People who are studying any past period of human history, or any old phase or expression of human genius, will eagerly coll... ...ptured by the rare chance of buying, in Melbourne, an early work on--the history of Port Jackson! This seems but poor game. But in Europe an amat... ...You can study, in these old editions, the alterations in their taste, the history of their minds. The case is the same even with contemporary autho...

...Prefatory Note: The pages in this volume on illuminated and other MSS. (with the exception of some anecdotes about Bussy Rabutin and Julie de Rambouillet) have been contributed by the Rev. W. J. Loftie, who has also written on early printed books (pp. 94-95). The pages on the Bibl...

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Appreciations, With an Essay on Style

By: Walter Horatio Pater

...CIATIONS by WALTER HORATIO PATER Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org WITH AN ESSAY ON STYLE ... ...ON STYLE Author: WALTER HORATIO PATER Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ...ed somewhat from the actual [9] world. In science, on the other hand, in history so far as it conforms to scientific rule, we have a literary domai... ...parliament, as in sewing. Yet here again, the writer's sense of fact, in history especially, and in all those complex subjects which do but lie on ... ... preferences, of his language, which through the associations of literary history have become a part of its nature, prescribing the rejection of man...

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The Life of Captain Matthew Flinders

By: Ernest Scott

... LIFE OF CAPTAIN by ERNEST SCOTT Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org MATTHEW FLINDERS Tit... ...MATTHEW FLINDERS Author: ERNEST SCOTT Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ... CAPTAIN MATTHEW FLINDERS, R.N. BY ERNEST SCOTT PROFESSOR OF HISTORY IN THE UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE AUTHOR OF "TERRE NAPOLEON" AND "L... ...e earth; he participated in stirring events which are memorable in modern history; he applied a vigorous and original mind to the advancement of kno... .... The whole work has been read through by Mr. A.W. Jose, author of The History of Australasia, whose criticism on a multitude of points, some min...

...u by which it appears he is not exactly acquainted with the Business in Question, he tells me he has explained his Sense of the Matter in your Letter and begd that the remaining Sum might be paid to Mr. Dixon or Mr. Lee, from whom he wishes me to receive it. When I wrote for the Power, I explaind to him (as far as my Knowledge of the Subject extended) the Necessity of his ...

...CONTENTS. CHAPTER 1. BIRTH AND ORIGINS. Place of Flinders among Australian navigators. Birth. Flemish origins. Pedigree. Connection with the Tennysons. Possible relationship with Bass. Flinders' father. Donington. CHAPTER 2. AT SCHOOL AND AT SEA. Educa...

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The Voyage of the Hoppergrass

By: Edmund Lester Pearson

... Project Gutenberg Consortia Collection Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org PGCC Collection eBoo... ...ssic Literature Collection World Public Library.org PGCC Collection eBook: History of the Moravian Church, by Hutton World eBook Libra... ... Limitations By accessing this file you agree to all the Terms and Conditions, as stated here. This eBook is for the use of any... ... as stated here. This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. You may copy it, give i... ...on the PG sites are NOT 100% public domain, some of them are copyrighted and used by permission and thus you may charge for redistribution... ...://gutenberg.net/license __________________________________________________ History of the Moravian Church by J. E. Hutton March, 2000 [eBook #209... ...avian Church by J. E. Hutton March, 2000 [eBook #2099] PGCC Collection eBook: History of the Moravian Church, by Hutton eBook file: hotmc10.pdf or ho... ...rful books he wrote are treasured still in his native land as gems of Bohemian literature. In later years it was commonly said that he began life as a... ...the terror of boys and the slaughter-houses of minds; places where a hatred of literature and books is contracted, where two or more years are spent i...

...f this second edition, I desire herewith to express my obligations to several friends, To the late Rev. L.G. Hasse, B.D., whose knowledge of Moravian history was profound, and who guided me safely in many matters of detail; to the Rev. N. Libbey, M.A., Principal of the Moravian Theological College, Fairfield, for the loan of valuable books; to the Rev. J. T. Muller, D.D., ...

...--The Rising Storm II.--The Burning of Hus. July 6th, 1415 III.--The Welter. 1415-1434 IV.--Peter of Chelcic. 1419-1450 V.--Gregory the Patriarch and the Society at Kunwald. 1457-1472 VI.--Luke of Prague and the High Church Reaction. 1473-1530 VII.--The Brethren at Home. VIII.--John Augusta and His Policy. 1531-1548 IX.--The Brethren in Poland. 1548-1570 X.--The M...

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Books and Bookmen

By: Andrew Lang

...OK AN BOOKMEN by ANDREW LANG Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: BOOK AN BOO... ...le: BOOK AN BOOKMEN Author: ANDREW LANG Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20... ...... ...WorldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and ot... ... works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around ... ...untries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete co... ...ountries; for example, in books published in Paris. A brief sketch of the history of the Elzevirs may here be useful. The founder of the family, a... ...men who grub in their local registers, and slowly compile parish or county history, deserve to be encouraged rather than depressed. Mr. Chester Wa... ...ore casual Act has rarely been drafted. Without entering into the modern history of parish registers, we may borrow a few of the ancient curiosit...

...says in this volume have, for the most part, already appeared in an American edition (Combes, New York, 1886). The Essays on ?Old French Title-Pages? and ?Lady Book-Lovers? take the place of ?Book Binding? and ?Bookmen at Rome;? ?Elzevirs? and ?Some Japanese Bogie- Books? are reprinted, with permission of Messrs. Cassell, from the Magazine of Art; ?Curiosities of Parish Re...

...Contents: To the Viscountess Wolseley Preface Elzevirs Ballade of the Real and Ideal Curiosities of Parish Registers The Rowfant Books To F. L. Some Japanese Bogie-books Ghosts in the Library Literary Forgeries Bibliomania in France Old French Title-pages A Bookman's Purgatory Ballade of the Unattai...

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Ulysses

By: James Joyce

...ULYSSES by JAMES JOYCE Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: ULYSSES Autho... ... Title: ULYSSES Author: JAMES JOYCE Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ...ay. We feel in England that we have treated you rather unfairly. It seems history is to blame. The proud potent titles clanged over Stephen's memo... ...they chosen all that part? Not wholly for the smooth caress. For them too history was a tale like any other too often heard, their land a pawnshop. ... ...h? The seas' ruler. His seacold eyes looked on the empty bay: it seems history is to blame: on me and on my words, unhating. --That on his empi...

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Poems

By: Victor Hugo

...POEMS by VICTOR HUGO Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: POEMS Author:... ... Title: POEMS Author: VICTOR HUGO Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature Publisher: World Public Library Association Copyright © 20, ... ...... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe... ...orks of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around th... ...tries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete coll... ...he Coup d'Etat is well known; for the Republican's side, read Hugo's own "History of a Crime." Hugo, proscribed, betook himself to Brussels, London,... ...er?" groaned it, deep not loud. VII. Two cities, strange, unknown in history's page, Up to the clouds seemed scaling, stage by stage, Noiseles... .... 'Neath folds of blankness, monuments were raised O'er regiments. And History, amazed, Could not record the ruin of this retreat, Unlike a down...

CONTENTS. Memoir of Victor Marie Hugo EARLY POEMS. Moses on the Nile--Dublin University Magazine Envy and Avarice--American Keepsake

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