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Ehstnische Mrchen

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Ehstnische M"archen.

Aufgezeichnet

von

Friedrich Kreutzwald.

Aus dem Ehstnischen übersetzt

von

F. L"owe, ehem. Bibliothekar a. d. Petersb. Akad. d. Wissenschaften.

Nebst einem Vorwort von Anton Schiefner und Anmerkungen von Reinhold K"ohler und Anton Schiefner .

Halle, Verlag der Buchhandlung des Waisenhauses. 1869.

Vorwort.

Im dritten Bande der Kinder und Hausm"archen hat Wilhelm Grimm auf S. 353 der Ausgabe von 1856 auf die ihm bis zu der Zeit bekannt gewordenen ehstnischen M"archen hingewiesen, und auf S. 385 namentlich die zuerst von ...

Chinese Painters A Critical Study –by: Raphal Petrucci

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Transcriber's Note: 1. There is one instance each of Huang Yin Piau and Huang Yin Piao, and Yün Shou p'ing and Yün Chou p'ing so they have been left as printed. 2. In this text the breve has been rendered as [)u]

CHINESE PAINTERS

CHINESE PAINTERS A CRITICAL STUDY

BY RAPHAEL PETRUCCI

TRANSLATED BY FRANCES SEAVER

WITH A BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE BY LAURENCE BINYON OF THE BRITISH MUSEUM

AND WITH TWENTY FIVE ILLUSTRATIONS IN DUOTONE

...

Rural Architecture Being a Complete Description of Farm Houses, Cottages, and Out Buildings –by: Lewis Falley Allen

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[Transcriber's Note:

Typographical errors and inconsistencies are listed at the end of the text.]

RURAL ARCHITECTURE.

Being A Complete Description of FARM HOUSES, COTTAGES, and OUT BUILDINGS,

Comprising

Wood Houses, Workshops, Tool Houses, Carriage and Wagon Houses, Stables, Smoke and Ash Houses, Ice Houses, Apiary or Bee House, Poultry Houses, Rabbitry, Dovecote, Piggery, Barns and Sheds ...

The Mafulu

The Mafulu, Mountain People of British New Guinea
By Robert W. Williamson
INTRODUCTION By Dr. A.C. Haddon It is a great pleasure to me to introduce Mr. Williamson's book to the notice of ethnologists and the general public, as I am convinced that it will be read with interest and profit. Perhaps I may be permitted in this place to make a few personal remarks. Mr. Williamson was formerly a solicitor, and always had a great longing to see something of savage life, but it was not till about four years ago that he saw his way to attempting the realisation of this desire by an expedition to M...

Kenilworth –by: Sir Walter Scott

An Elizabethan era historical novel by Scotland’s master of fiction, Sir Walter Scott. With a cast of historical and created characters, including the Queen herself, Scott presents the sad history and tragic consequences of the secretive marriage of young Amy Robsart and the Earl of Leicester. (Summary by SK)

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KENILWORTH. by Sir Walter Scott, Bart.

Contents

INTRODUCTION

KENILWORTH

CHAPTER I.

CHAPTER II.

CHAPTER III.

CHAPTER IV.

CHAPTER V.

CHAPTER VI.

CHAPTER VII.

CHAPTER VIII.

CHAPTER IX.

CHAPTER X.

CHAPTER XI.

CHAPTER XII.

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Adrift on an Ice-Pan

This autobiographical work describes the author’s harrowing experience caught on a small drifting piece of ice, while crossing a frozen bay by dog team on the Northern Peninsula of Newfoundland.

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Transcriber's Note: The appendix contains dialect that has been carefully reproduced. ...

Las Casas The Apostle of the Indies –by: Alice J. Knight

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LAS CASAS

"THE APOSTLE OF THE INDIES"

[Illustration: BARTHOLOMÉ DE LAS CASAS Frontispiece ]

LAS CASAS

" The APOSTLE of the INDIES"

BY

ALICE J. KNIGHT

DEACONESS IN THE PROTESTANT EPISCOPAL CHURCH OF AMERICA

[Illustration]

THE NEALE PUBLISHING COMPANY 440 FOURTH AVENUE, NEW YORK

COPYRIGHT, 1917, BY THE NEALE PUBLISHING COMPANY

TO MY FRIEND AND BISHOP,

THE RIGHT REVEREND ROBERT LEWIS PADDOCK, D.D.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

PAGE FOREWORD 7

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Manuel da Maya e os engenheiros militares portugueses no Terramoto de 1755 –by: Christ

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Christovam Ayres

Manuel da Maya e os engenheiros militares portugueses no Terremoto de 1755

Com os retratos de Manuel da Maya, Carlos Mardel e J. Frederico Ludovici

LISBOA Imprensa Nacional 1910

Christovam Ayres

Manuel da Maya e os engenheiros militares portugueses no Terremoto de 1755

Com os retratos de Manuel da Maya, Carlos Mardel e J. Frederico Ludovici

LISBOA Imprensa Nacional 1910

'A benemerita corporac~ao dos engenheiros portugueses, militares e civis

Consagra

Christovam Ayres

MANUEL DA MAYA E OS ENGE...

Les femmes d artistes

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LES FEMMES D'ARTISTES

PAR

ALPHONSE DAUDET

PARIS ALPHONSE LEMERRE, ÉDITEUR M DCCC LXXVIII

PROLOGUE

Etendus, le cigare aux lèvres, sur un large divan d'atelier, deux amis un poëte et un peintre causaient un soir après dîner.

C'était l'heure des effusions, des confidences. La lampe éclairait doucement sous l'abat jour, limitant son cercle d...

Grace Darling Heroine of the Farne Islands –by: Marianne Farningham

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GRACE DARLING

Heroine of the Farne Islands

by

EVA HOPE

[Frontispiece: Grace H. Darling]

London and Felling on Tyne The Walter Scott Publishing Co., Ltd. New York: 3 East 14th Street 1875

THIS VOLUME

IS RESPECTFULLY DEDICATED TO

MISS THOMASIN DARLING,

THE BELOVED SISTER OF THE HEROIC GRACE DARLING,

IN RECOGNITION OF HER CHRISTIAN CHARACTER

AND AMIABLE DISPOSITION, BY

THE AUTHOR

CONTENTS

CHAP.

I. Woman's Work II. Ancient Northumbria III. The Childhood of a Heroine IV. Lighthouse Homes V. Li...

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