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Clara A. Swain, M.D.

This is a brief biography of Clara A. Swain, M.D. who is regarded as the "first Medical Missionary to the Women of the Orient." She graduated from the Woman's Medical College in Philadelphia and was sent out to India where she eventually came to be in the service of royalty.

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CLARA A. SWAIN, M.D.

First Medical Missionary to the Women of the Orient

by

MRS. ROBERT HOSKINS

1912

"The frail little mother of a frail little daughter" did not live long enough to see the fullest answer to her prayer that her youngest born might "grow up to be a good and useful ...

The Friendly Road: New Adventures in Contentment

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THE FRIENDLY ROAD

New Adventures in Contentment

By David Grayson (Pseud. of Ray Stannard Baker)

Author of "Adventure in Contentment," "Adventures in Friendship"

Illustrated by Thomas Fogarty

Copyright, 1913, by DOUBLEDAY, PAGE & COMPANY

"Surely it is good to be alive at a time like this."

THE FRIENDLY ROAD

A WORD TO HIM WHO OPENS THIS BOOK

I did not plan when I began writing these chapters to make an entire book, but only to put down the more or less unusual impressions, the events and adventures, of certain qu...

The Making Of A Novelist An Experiment In Autobiography

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THE MAKING OF A NOVELIST

An Experiment In Autobiography

By David Christie Murray

CHATTO & WINDUS, PICCADILLY

1894

[Portrait] From a Photograph by Thomas Fall

TO J. M. BARRIE

PREFACE

Every man who writes about himself is, on the face of the matter, obnoxious to the suspicion which haunts the daily pathway of the Bore. To talk of self and not be offensive demands an art which is not always given to man. And yet we are always longing to get near each other and to understand each other; and in default of a closer communion with our living...

Souvenirs de la duchesse de Dino publi

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SOUVENIRS DE LA DUCHESSE DE DINO

PUBLI'ES PAR SA PETITE FILLE

LA COMTESSE JEAN DE CASTELLANE

PR'EFACE DE M. 'ETIENNE LAMY de l'Académie Francaise

PARIS

CALMANN LEVY, 'EDITEURS

PR'EFACE

Parmi les femmes du XIXe siècle, la plus Européenne peut être fut celle qui s'appela d'abord princesse Dorothée de Courlande, puis comtesse de Périgord, enfin duchesse de Dino et de Sagan. Courlandaise d'origine, élevée en Allemagne, mariée en France, elle appartint par le sang, par le go^ut, par le devoir, à trois nations différentes. Dès l'enfance, elle eut ...

His Life A Complete Story in the Words of the Four Gospels –by: William Eleazar Barton

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=His Life=

A COMPLETE STORY IN THE WORDS OF THE FOUR GOSPELS

PREPARED BY

WILLIAM E. BARTON, THEODORE G. SOARES SYDNEY STRONG

USING THE TEXT OF THE AMERICAN STANDARD REVISED BIBLE

HOPE PUBLISHING COMPANY

150 MICHIGAN AVENUE CHICAGO

27 EAST 22ND STREET NEW YORK.

HIS LIFE

THE STORY OF JESUS IN THE WORDS OF THE FOUR GOSPELS

Paper covers, single copy 15 cents. 10 copies 12 1/2 cents. 25 to 250 copies 10 cents, postage prepaid.

Cloth covers, single copy 25 cents. 10 to 24 copies 22 1/2 cents, postage prepaid. 25 to 250 copies or more,...

Old Love Stories Retold

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This is a story of Heinrich Heine and his Mathilda. At present we have only this one chapter/story of this book. This is one chapter of the more complete book by Richard Le Gallienne which contains additional true love tales about other famous people.}

Heine and Mathilde

by Richard Le Gallienne

The love story of Heine and his Mathilde is another of those stories which fix a type of loving. It is the love of a man of the most brilliant genius, the most relentless, mocking intellect, for a simple, pretty woman, who could no more understand him ...

The Red Horizon

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[Transcriber's note: Obvious printer's errors have been corrected. The original spelling has been retained.

Page 17: "some with faces turned upwards," the word "turned" was crossed Page 234: Added a round bracket. (A bullet whistles by on the right of Bill's head.)]

THE RED HORIZON

BY THE SAME AUTHOR

CHILDREN OF THE DEAD END. The Autobiography of a Navvy. Ten Thousand Printed within Ten Days of Publication.

The Printer Boy. Or How Benjamin Franklin Made His Mark. An Example for Youth.

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[Transcriber's Note: Every effort has been made to replicate this text as faithfully as possible, including obsolete and variant spellings and other inconsistencies. Text that has been changed to correct an obvious error is noted at the end of this ebook.]

The

PRINTER BOY.

OR

HOW

BENJAMIN FRANKLIN MADE HIS MARK.

AN EXAMPLE FOR YOUTH.

BY

WILLIAM. M. THAYER

AUTHOR OF "THE BOBBIN BOY", "TALES FROM THE BIBLE", ETC.

[Illustration: Medallion of Benjamin Franklin.]

ILLUSTRATIONS BY JULIAN PO...

Life of George Washington

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This eBook was produced by John Williams, David Moynihan, Charles Franks and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team

LIFE OF GEORGE WASHINGTON

BY WASHINGTON IRVING

IN FIVE VOLS.

VOL. I.

CHAPTER I.

GENEALOGY OF THE WASHINGTON FAMILY.

The Washington family is of an ancient English stock, the genealogy of which has been traced up to the century immediately succeeding the Conquest. At that time it was in possession of landed estates and manorial privileges in the county of Durham, such as were enjoyed only by those, or their descendan...

Half Hours in Bible Lands, Volume 2 Patriarchs, Kings, and Kingdoms –by: P. C. (Phineas Camp) Headley

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HALF HOURS IN BIBLE LANDS,

OR,

STORIES AND SKETCHES FROM THE SCRIPTURES AND THE EAST.

PATRIARCHS, KINGS, AND KINGDOMS.

BY REV. P. C. HEADLEY, AUTHOR OF "THE WOMEN OF THE BIBLE," "HARVEST WORK OF THE HOLY SPIRIT," "THE EMPRESS JOSEPHINE," "MASSACHUSETTS IN THE REBELLION," ETC., ETC., ETC.

WITH NUMEROUS ILLUSTRATIONS.

PHILADELPHIA: PUBLISHED BY JOHN E. POTTER & CO., No. 617 SANSOM STREET.

Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1867, by JOHN E. POTTER & CO., In the Clerk's Office of the United States District Court in and for the East...

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