Classics
epub |eng | 2016-08-09 | Author:Dickens, Charles;

Hunted Down CHAPTER 1 MOST OF US see some romances in life. In my capacity as Chief Manager of a Life Assurance Office, I think I have within the last ...
( Category: Short Stories & Anthologies August 10,2018 )
epub |eng | 2006-04-27 | Author:Charles Dickens [Dickens, Charles]

Coming home from Church The Major very hoarsely indicates his approval. Mr Carker, bending his head forward over the table in the direction of Cousin Feenix, smiles and nods a ...
( Category: Classics August 10,2018 )
epub |eng | 2006-09-28 | Author:Charles Dickens [Dickens, Charles]

that they are quiet, and no light shines through the chinks in the shutters. As undistinctive Death will come here, one day, sleep comes now. The wicked cease from troubling ...
( Category: Essays & Correspondence August 10,2018 )
epub |eng | 2008-10-01 | Author:Charles Dickens [Dickens, Charles]

Mr and Mrs Henry Gowan. From France to Italy. To which he added, in a small, complicated hand, ending with a long lean flourish, not unlike a lasso thrown at ...
( Category: Classics August 10,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-10-24 | Author:Charles Dickens

“Is his memory impaired with age? It is to be expected now,” said Mr. Redlaw, turning to the son, and speaking lower. “Not a morsel of it, sir,” replied Mr. ...
( Category: Dramas & Plays August 10,2018 )
epub |eng | 1989-02-09 | Author:Charles Dickens & Paul Schlicke [Dickens, Charles]

CHAPTER VI FADING AWAY IT was falling dark when Stephen came out of Mr. Bounderby’s house. The shadows of night had gathered so fast, that he did not look about ...
( Category: Classics August 10,2018 )
epub |eng | 2003-03-31 | Author:Charles Dickens [Dickens, Charles]

With those words, Miss Sally put the meat away and locked the safe, and then drawing near to the small servant, overlooked her while she finished the potatoes. It was ...
( Category: Classics August 10,2018 )
epub |eng | 1982-12-09 | Author:Dickens, Charles [Dickens, Charles]

CHAPTER XXVI AN UNEXPECTED MEETING, AND A PROMISING PROSPECT THE laws of sympathy between beards and birds, and the secret source of that attraction which frequently impels a shaver of ...
( Category: Classics August 10,2018 )
epub |eng | 2009-01-23 | Author:Charles Dickens

CHAPTER 10 Shabby-genteel People THERE are certain descriptions of people who, oddly enough, appear to appertain exclusively to this metropolis. You meet them every day in the streets of London, ...
( Category: Classics August 10,2018 )
epub |eng | 2007-10-25 | Author:Charles Dickens [Dickens, Charles]

‘I justify nothing. I make no counter-accusations. But I am sorry to repeat, it is impossible. Such a marriage would irretrievably blight my son’s career, and ruin his prospects. Nothing ...
( Category: World Literature August 10,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-09-25 | Author:Louis-Ferdinand Céline [Céline, Louis-Ferdinand]

In that aedicula at hip height, I found Bébert. He too had gone there for shelter. He had seen me running out of the Henrouille house. "So that's where you've ...
( Category: Literary August 10,2018 )
epub |eng | 2002-08-09 | Author:Meriwether Lewis

August 3, 1805, Saturday [Lewis] Set out early this morning, or before sunrise, still continued our march through the level valley on the larboard side of the river. The valley ...
( Category: Americas August 10,2018 )
epub |eng | 2012-03-24 | Author:Edgar Rice Burroughs (1875-1950)

Chapter10 THE FLYING DEATH Phor Tak's laboratory occupied an entire wing of the building and consisted of a single, immense room fully fifty feet in height. His benches, tables, instruments ...
( Category: Science Fiction August 10,2018 )
azw3 |eng | 2000-06-30 | Author:William Gibson [Gibson, William]

TWELVE RUE JULES VERNE was a circumferential avenue, looping the spindle’s midpoint, while Desiderata ran its length, terminating at either end in the supports of the Lado-Acheson light pumps. If ...
( Category: Science Fiction August 10,2018 )
azw3 |eng | 2009-10-14 | Author:Peter Ackroyd [Ackroyd, Peter]

PART TWO Not far from this great palace, where the marquis was making ready for the feast, there was a hamlet nestling in very pleasant scenery. The poor folk of ...
( Category: Classics August 10,2018 )

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