Classics
epub |eng | 1957-01-02 | Author:Fred Hoyle [Hoyle, Fred]

Arrival From the end of July a night watch was kept at the Nortonstowe shelter. Joe Stoddard was on the rota, as was natural since his work as a gardener ...
( Category: Science Fiction November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 1592-01-01 | Author:Marlowe, Christopher [Marlowe, Christopher]

FAUSTUS. But Faustus' offence can ne'er be pardoned: the serpent that tempted Eve may be saved, but not Faustus. Ah, gentlemen, hear me with patience, and tremble not at my ...
( Category: Dramas & Plays November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 0101-02-01 | Author:Homer [Homer]

BOOK XV The Achaeans Desperate When the Trojans had scrambled through trench and sharp stakes, and many Had died at the hands of the Danaans, terrified still They came to ...
( Category: Poetry November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 1852-07-15 | Author:Stowe, Harriet Beecher [Stowe, Harriet Beecher]

CHAPTER 19 Miss Ophelia’s Experiences and Opinions (Continued) Tom, you needn’t get me the horses. I don’t want to go,” she said. “Why not, Miss Eva?” “These things sink into ...
( Category: Classics November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 1964-01-18 | Author:Aickman, Robert [Aickman, Robert]

It was only later while eating an éclair in Fullers that Griselda realized that this time the matter of wages had not been mentioned at all. XVII But it settled ...
( Category: Genre Fiction November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-11-23 | Author:Simenon, Georges [Simenon, Georges]

That year, Jean had made himself ill so as not to have to take his examinations. He had spent the whole month of July in the garden of the house, ...
( Category: Classics November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 1966-01-03 | Author:Pynchon, Thomas [Pynchon, Thomas]

5 Though her next move should have been to contact Randolph Driblette again, she decided instead to drive up to Berkeley. She wanted to find out where Richard Wharfinger had ...
( Category: Literary November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 1940-01-01 | Author:Greene, Graham [Greene, Graham]

CHAPTER 3 A voice near his foot said, ‘Got a cigarette?’ He drew quickly back and trod on an arm. A voice said imperatively, ‘Water, quick,’ as if whoever it ...
( Category: Classics November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 1798-01-21 | Author:Brown, Charles Brockden [Brown, Charles Brockden]

CHAPTER XXII. The inhabitants of the Hut received me with a mixture of joy and surprize. Their homely welcome, and their artless sympathy, were grateful to my feelings. In the ...
( Category: Genre Fiction November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 1881-01-01 | Author:Twain, Mark [Twain, Mark]

“I AM EDWARD, KING OF ENGLAND” “I thank you, my good people.” This unexpected result threw the company into convulsions of merriment. When something like quiet was presently come again, ...
( Category: Classics November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 1920-01-01 | Author:Lewis, Sinclair [Lewis, Sinclair]

II She disliked “The Girl from Kankakee” even more than she had expected. It narrated the success of a farm-lassie in clearing her brother of a charge of forgery. She ...
( Category: Classics November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 1915-01-01 | Author:Woolf, Virginia [Woolf, Virginia]

CHAPTER XV WHETHER TOO SLIGHT OR too vague the ties that bind people casually meeting in a hotel at midnight, they possess one advantage at least over the bonds which ...
( Category: Classics November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 1957-01-02 | Author:Taylor, Elizabeth [Taylor, Elizabeth]

PART 4 I THEY returned to Paradise House from their honeymoon. There was scaffolding over the front—the South side—and patches of new plaster, a smell of paint and putty and ...
( Category: Home Improvement & Design November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 1963-01-07 | Author:Plath, Sylvia [Plath, Sylvia]

riverrun, past Eve and Adam’s, from swerve of shore to bend of bay, brings us by a commodius vicus of recirculation back to Howth Castle and Environs.... The thick book ...
( Category: Contemporary November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 1913-02-01 | Author:Lawrence, D. H. [Lawrence, D. H.]

9 Defeat of Miriam PAUL was dissatisfied with himself and with everything. The deepest of his love belonged to his mother. When he felt he had hurt her, or wounded ...
( Category: Classics November 12,2018 )