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Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea

By: Jules Verne

..., and went up to the shelves of the library. Works on science, morals, and literature abounded in every language; but I did not see one single work on...

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On the Makaloa Mat/Island Tales

By: Jack London
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Dream Life and Real Life

By: Olive Schreiner; Ralph Iron
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The Lady of the Shroud

By: Bram Stoker

...OF THE SHROUD by BRAM STOKER Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE LADY OF... ... LADY OF THE SHROUD Author: BRAM STOKER 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...

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Chita : A Memory of Last Island

By: Lafcadio Hearn
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Geological Observations on South America

By: Charles Darwin

...alled Plutonic and volcanic rocks. No one familiar with recent geological literature--even in Germany and France, where the old views concerning the... ... one hundred feet. (Dr. Benza describes granitic rock, "Madras Journal of Literature" etc. October 183? page 246), in the Neelgherries, decomposed t...

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Falk

By: Joseph Conrad
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A Publisher and His Friends

By: Samuel Smiles

...HIS FRIENDS by SAMUEL SMILES Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: A PUBLISHER... ...R AND HIS FRIENDS Author: SAMUEL SMILES 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... ...r, though this was the least of his merits. He was an appreciative patron of literature, and gave large sums for the best books of the day. Mr. Elliot... ...n Physiognomy, and the first instalment of Isaac D'Israeli's “Curiosities of Literature.” The following extract from a letter to the Rev. Mr. Whitaker... ...as not a finished scholar, but had acquired a thorough love of knowledge and literature, and a keen perception of the beauties of our great English cl... ...John Murray published the first volumes of Isaac D'Israeli's “Curiosities of Literature” (1791), and though no correspondence between them has been pr... ...r, who will be very glad to see you at Margate.” Besides the “Curiosities of Literature,” and “Flim−Flams,” the last a volume not mentioned by Lord Be... ...the “Life” of his father prefixed to the 1865 edition of the “Curiosities of Literature,” Mr. D'Israeli published through Murray, in 1803, a small vol...

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Dead Men Tell No Tales

By: E. W. Hornung
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The Innocents Abroad

By: Mark Twain
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Istoriia Ukraïnskoï Literatury : Vol. 1

By: Vozniak, Mykhalo, 1881-1954
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Memories and Portraits

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

...part of an ongoing student publication project to bring classical works of literature, in English, to free and easy access of those wishing to make us... ...ed, 30 Robert Louis Stevenson and there was never a finer temperament for literature than Keats’s; it was so, if we could trace it out, that all men ... ...une which is the occasion of this paper, and by which I was able to see my literature in print, and to measure experimentally how far I stood from the... ...no book is written that has not been largely composed by their assistance. Literature in many of its branches is no other than the shadow of good talk... ... flies of ob- vious error in the amber of the truth. Last and chief, while literature, gagged with linsey-woolsey, can only deal with a fraction of th... ...nnot, even if it would, become merely aes- thetic or merely classical like literature. A jest intervenes, the solemn humbug is dissolved in laughter, ... ...ve two minutes at a time, which makes me suspect we hear too much of it in literature. The weather is regarded as the very nadir and scoff of conversa... ...ast and mountain, talk well of it; and it is often excitingly presented in literature. But the tendency of all living talk draws it back and back into... ...e matter to communicate, be they never so stupid. Their talk is not merely literature, it is great literature; classic in virtue of the speaker’s deta...

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Istoriia Ukraïnskoï Lïteratury

By: Barvinsky, Oleksander, 1847-1927 Yyy
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Ten Years Later

By: Pere Alexandre Dumas

...ARS LATER by ALEXANDRE DUMAS Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: TEN YEARS L... ...TEN YEARS LATER Author: ALEXANDRE DUMAS 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...

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Martin Eden

By: Jack London

... MARTIN EDEN by JACK LONDON Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: MARTIN EDEN... ... Title: MARTIN EDEN Author: JACK LONDON 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... ...gh a fairy mirage, he stared at the real woman, sitting there and talking of literature and art. He listened as well, but he stared, unconscious of th... ...ve art, treated it exhaustively, with copious illustrations from the best in literature. Never had he read fiction with so keen zest as he studied the... ...ys like Shakespeare. There was career and the way to win to Ruth. The men of literature were the world's giants, and he conceived them to be far finer... ...and diffident. Here was a judge. She was a bachelor of arts. She had studied literature under skilled instructors. Perhaps the editors were capable ju... ...ltimate something was which he had hinted at. There was no career for him in literature. Of that she was convinced. He had proved it to−day, with his ... ...t I am saying; I have faith in myself. I know what I have in me; I know what literature is, now; I know the average rot that is poured out by a lot of...

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Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant, Volume 1

By: Ulysses S. Grant
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Benito Cereno and Billy Budd

By: Herman Melville

...TO CERENO by HERMAN MELVILLE Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org AND BILLY BUDD Tit... ... AND BILLY BUDD Author: HERMAN MELVILLE 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...

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Personal Memoirs of U. S. Grant, Volume One

...AL MEMOIRS OF by U. S. GRANT Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org U. S. GRANT, VOLUME ONE... .... GRANT, VOLUME ONE Author: U. S. GRANT 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...

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Angel Island

By: Inez Haynes Gillmore

...d business, adventure, and romance; with Pete Murphy, German opera, French literature, American muckraking, and Japanese art. The flaw which made him ...

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The Portrait of a Lady : Volume 1

By: Henry James

...ORTRAIT OF A LADY by HENRY JAMES Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org [VOLUME 1] Title: TH... ...A LADY [VOLUME 1] Author: HENRY JAMES 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... ...bsent from her knowledge, for she had gathered from her acquaintance with literature that it was often a source of interest and even of instruction.... ...he girl would distinguish herself in print. Mrs. Varian thought highly of literature, for which she entertained that esteem that is connected with a... ...of one of the Miss Varians. Practically, Mrs. Varian's acquaintance with literature was confined to The New York Interviewer; as she very justly sa... ...nt as I have one at my own dinner-table. He has elegant tastes--cares for literature, for art, for science, for charming young ladies. The most eleg... ...sciousness to the organ of pure reason. Of late, it was not to be denied, literature had seemed a fading light, and even after she had reminded hers...

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Haunted Ocean

By: Tom Stephens

...TED OCEAN by KENNETH ROBESON Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: HAUNTED OCE... ...: HAUNTED OCEAN Author: KENNETH ROBESON 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...

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The Congo and Other Poems

By: Vachel Lindsay

...THE CONGO by VACHEL LINDSAY Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org AND OTHER POEMS Titl... ...ND OTHER POEMS Author: VACHEL LINDSAY 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...

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Heart of Darkness

By: Joseph Conrad

...OF DARKNESS by JOSEPH CONRAD Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: HEART OF D... ...HEART OF DARKNESS Author: JOSEPH CONRAD 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...

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The Companions of Jehu

By: Alexandre Dumas

...NIONS OF JEHU by ALEXANDRE DUMAS Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE COMPANION... ...NIONS OF JEHU Author: ALEXANDRE DUMAS 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... ...e first group they talked of fashions, music, the theatre; in the second, literature, science, dramatic art; in the third, they talked of everything...

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Tom Swift and His Submarine Boat, Or, Under the Ocean for Sunken Treasure

By: Victor Appleton
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Stray Studies from England and Italy

By: Green, John Richard, 1837-1883
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A Tale of Two Cities

By: Charles Dickens

...WO CITIES by CHARLES DICKENS Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: A TALE OF T... ...E OF TWO CITIES Author: CHARLES DICKENS 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... ...nd as a higher teacher of the French language who was conversant with French literature. In this age, he would have been a Professor; in that age, he ... ...ereas, in England, he lived by giving instruction in the French language and literature. He had returned when he did, on the pressing and written entr...

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Works of Jules Verne

By: Charles F. Horne

...WORKS OF JULES VERNE VOLUME III Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: Works of Jul... ...erne Volume III Author: Jules Verne Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature, Children's literature Publisher: World Public Library Associat... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe...

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Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea

By: Jules Verne

...nd went up to the shelves of the library. Works on science, morals, and literature abounded in every language; but I did not see one single work...

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The Return of Tarzan

By: Edgar Rice Burroughs

...f Tarzan Author: Edgar Rice Burroughs Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literature, Children's literature Publisher: World Public Library Associat... ...rldLibrary.net is an effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and othe...

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Just so Stories

By: Rudyard Kipling
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The Journal of John Wesley

By: Hugh Price Hughes, M. A.

...a man whose eloquence and logical acuteness might have made him eminent in literature, whose genius for government was not inferior to that of Richeli... ...cies.” Wesley is one of the most strenuous ethical figures in history, and literature has no other such record of personal endeavor as that contained ...

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Bernice Bobs Her Hair

By: F. Scott Fitzgerald
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Paradoxist Distiches

By: Florentin Smarandache

...abola, hyperbola, ellipse at the borders between art, philosophy, rebus, and mathematics – which exist in complementariness. The School of Paradoxist Literature, which evolved around 1980s, continues through these bi-verses closed in a new lyric exact formula, but with an opening to essence. For this kind of procedural poems one can elaborate mathematical algorithms and im...

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The House of Pride

By: Jack London

...blood was still too hot for a settled routine, so I practically deferred literature, beyond writing a little gush for the Call, which that journal...

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Harper's New Monthly Magazine Volume 0080 Issue 477 (February, 1890): Title: International monthly magazine

By: Harper and Bros

...Description: Harper's Magazine (also called Harper's) is a monthly magazine of literature, politics, culture, finance, and the arts, with a generally liberalperspective....

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Crossing the Bar

By: Lord Alfred Tennyson, 1st Baron Tennyson

... CROSSING THE BAR by ALFRED Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: CROSSING TH... ... Title: CROSSING THE BAR Author: ALFRED 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...

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Harper's New Monthly Magazine Volume 0027 Issue 161 (October, 1863): Title: International monthly magazine

By: Harper and Bros

...Description: Harper's Magazine (also called Harper's) is a monthly magazine of literature, politics, culture, finance, and the arts, with a generally liberalperspective....

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The Mysterious Island

By: Jules Verne

...ERIOUS ISLAND by JULES VERNE Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE MYSTERI... ...E MYSTERIOUS ISLAND Author: JULES VERNE 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... ...est gifts of intellect, accumulated knowledge of every kind, and in science, literature, and art his researches were extensive and profound. He travel...

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Harper's New Monthly Magazine Volume 0002 Issue 12 (May 1851): Title: International monthly magazine

By: Harper and Bros

...Description: Harper's Magazine (also called Harper's) is a monthly magazine of literature, politics, culture, finance, and the arts, with a generally liberalperspective....

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The Manufacturer and Builder : Volume 0008, Issue 12 December 1876: The Manufacturer and Builder

By: Western and Company
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New Englander and Yale Review : Volume 0008, Issue 30 May 1850: Yale review

By: W. L. Kingsley
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Against the War : A Novel of the Vietnam War Era

By: Roland Menge
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