Classics
epub |eng | 1968-08-07 | Author:Charles Darwin

CHAPTER VIII HYBRIDISM Distinction between the sterility of first crosses and of hybrids – Sterility various in degree, not universal, affected by close interbreeding, removed by domestication – Laws governing ...
( Category: Evolution August 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-07-20 | Author:Cicero [Cicero]

53. Let us now look at the main point: for which one of them was the actual spot where they came to blows more convenient? Jurors, is that something that ...
( Category: Ancient Civilizations August 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-12-08 | Author:Cicero [Cicero]

So I went on. ‘In gaiety and wit,’ I continued, ‘Gaius Julius Caesar Strabo Vopiscus, son of Lucius, outdid all his contemporaries and his predecessors as well.3 His oratory was ...
( Category: Politics & Government August 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 2006-10-17 | Author:Arthur Koestler [Koestler, Arthur]

6 The day before the term set by Ivanov expired, at the serving out of supper, Rubashov had the feeling that there was something unusual in the air. He could ...
( Category: Literary August 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-05-04 | Author:William Styron [Styron, William]

A TIDEWATER MORNING During the late summer of 1938, there was black news of the onrushing war. I had just turned thirteen, and I had a newspaper route that carried ...
( Category: Short Stories & Anthologies August 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-05-04 | Author:William Styron [Styron, William]

And now I began to look forward to the coming of the Reverend Eppes, but it took an almighty long time for him to fetch me. All morning I sat ...
( Category: Literary August 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-05-04 | Author:William Styron [Styron, William]

Chapter Eleven “SON THE NORTH BELIEVES it has a veritable patent on virtue,” my father said, gingerly stroking with a forefinger his shiny new black eye. “But of course, the ...
( Category: Literary August 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-05-06 | Author:Edgar Rice Borroughs [Burroughs, Edgar Rice]

8. ON BOARD THE SOFAL Hovering just above us, I saw what at first appeared to be five enormous birds; but which I soon recognized, despite my incredulity, as winged ...
( Category: Science Fiction August 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-05-06 | Author:Edgar Rice Borroughs [Burroughs, Edgar Rice]

XIV. — ON TO THURIA Although I had realized the likelihood of our strange craft being discovered by a patrol boat, I had hoped that we might escape from the ...
( Category: Fantasy August 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-05-06 | Author:Edgar Rice Borroughs [Burroughs, Edgar Rice]

XI. — THE NET DRAWS CLOSER THE next day, as I was making my rounds of the prison, I took it upon myself to inquire of a number of the ...
( Category: Science Fiction August 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-05-06 | Author:Edgar Rice Borroughs [Burroughs, Edgar Rice]

CHAPTER II That was a good little ship—staunch and swift, as are all the ships of The Black Pirates of Barsoom—and it carried us past the farthest camp fires before ...
( Category: Literary August 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-03-15 | Author:Henry Green & Adam Thirlwell

10 LEAVING house-party Mr. Dupret went to Birmingham. When he heard Mr. Bridges was already gone on leave he was glad. He did not want to see Mr. Bridges. Indeed, ...
( Category: British & Irish August 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 2000-10-31 | Author:Miguel De Cervantes & Samuel Putnam [De Cervantes, Miguel]

“For all of that,” observed Don Quixote, “they might well have said nothing about them; for there is no need of recording those events that do not alter the veracity ...
( Category: Action & Adventure August 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 2009-01-29 | Author:Miguel de Cervantes & Edith Grossman [Cervantes, Miguel de]

( Category: Classics August 8,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Miguel Cervantes

IV In which Sancho Panza satisfies the doubts, and answers the questions of the bachelor Sansón Carrasco; with other incidents worthy to be recited and known. SANCHO RETURNING TO his ...
( Category: Classics August 8,2018 )

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