VITTORIA ACCORAMBONI DUCHESSE DE BRACCIANO
Malheureusement pour moi comme pour le lecteur ceci n'est point un roman, mais la traduction fidle d'un rcit fort grave crit
Padoue en dcembre 1585.
Je me trouvais
Mantoue il y a quelques annes, je cherchais des bauches et de petits tableaux en rapport avec ma petite fortune, mais je voulais les peintres antrieurs
l'an 1600, vers cette poque acheva de mourir l'originalit italienne dj
mise en grand pril par la prise de Florence en 1530.
Au lieu de tableaux, un vieux patricien ...
A Farcical Comedy in Three Acts
LES TROIS CHAPEAUX
Fitzgerald Publishing Corporation Successor To Dick & Fitzgerald 18 Vesey St. New York
SAM SELWYN, with a night adventure.
FRED BELLAMY, Selwyn's unwilling slave.
CAPT. KATSKILL, of the Kilkenny Irregulars.
BOSCO BLITHERS, Professor of Penmanship.
DIBBS, a boy in buttons.
MRS. SELWYN, Sam's Wife.
GRACE, Sam's Daughter.
LOTTIE BLITHERS, secretly married to Fred.
TILLY, a parlor maid.
Suomentanut Severi Nyman
Ensimm"aisen kerran julkaissut Kustannusosakeyhti"o Otava 1896.
Oleskellessani Hildesheimiss"a Bernward piispan luona, joka viel"a 900 vuoden per"ast"a siell"a el"a"a t"oiss"a"an, tapahtui er"a"an"a iltana kun t"aysikuu loisti, ett"a kohtasin miehen, joka oli kaksi kertaa niin vanha kuin piispa ja viel"a vaelteli joukossamme. Se oli pienell"a kapealla Juutalaiskadulla, joka raastuvantorille p"ain k"ay ahtaammaksi ja lopulta niin ahtaaksi, ett"a taustalla oleva kuu n"aytti hopeaviivalta, joka...
LITERATURE AND LIFE Last Days in a Dutch Hotel
by William Dean Howells
LAST DAYS IN A DUTCH HOTEL
When we said that we were going to Scheveningen, in the middle of
September, the portier of the hotel at The Hague was sure we should be
very cold, perhaps because we had suffered so much in his house already;
and he was right, for the wind blew with a Dutch tenacity of purpose for
a whole week, so that the guests thinly peopling the vast hostelry seemed
to rustle through its chilly halls and corridors like so many autumn
leaves. We were but a ...
AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A POCKET HANDKERCHIEF
James Fenimore Cooper
Certain moral philosophers, with a due disdain of the flimsy foundations of human pride, have shown that every man is equally descended from a million of ancestors, within a given number of generations; thereby demonstrating that no prince exists who does not participate in the blood of some beggar, or any beggar who does not share in the blood of princes. Although favored by a strictly vegetable descent myself, the laws of nature have not permitted me to escape from the influence of t...
E text prepared by Al Haines
A HERO AND SOME OTHER FOLKS
WILLIAM A. QUAYLE
Author of "The Poet's Poet and Other Essays"
Cincinnati: Jennings & Pye
New York: Eaton & Mains
Copyright, 1900, by
The Western Methodist Book Concern
To think some one will care to listen to us, and to believe we do not
speak to vacant air but to listening hearts, is always sweet. That
friends have listened to this author's spoken and written words with
apparent gladness emboldens him to believe they will give him hearing
May some one's...
This etext was produced from If Worlds of Science Fiction May 1953.
Extensive research did not uncover any evidence that the U.S.
copyright on this publication was renewed.
THE Kenzie REPORT
By Mark Clifton
Illustrated by Kelly Freas
If this story has a moral, it is: "Leave well enough
alone." Just look what happened to Kenzie "mad about ants"
MacKenzie, who didn't....
Transcribed from the 1908 Hurst and Blackett edition by David Price, email firstname.lastname@example.org
THE ANGEL AND THE AUTHOR AND OTHERS
BY JEROME K. JEROME
Author of "Paul Kelver," "Idle Thoughts of an Idle Fellow," "The Passing of the Third Floor Back," and others.
LONDON: HURST AND BLACKETT, LIMITED 182, HIGH HOLBORN, W.C. 1908
I had a vexing dream one night, not long ago: it was about a fortnight after Christmas. I dreamt I flew out of the window in my nightshirt. I went up and up. I was glad that I was going up. "They have been notici...
PRETTY MADCAP DOROTHY
How She Won a Lover
A Romance of the Jolliest Girl in the Book Bindery, and
a magnificent Love Story of the life of a Beautiful,
Willful New York Working Girl.
BY MISS LAURA JEAN LIBBEY
HART SERIES No. 19.
COPYRIGHT, 1891, BY GEO. MONRO'S SONS
THE ARTHUR WESTBROOK COMPANY,
CLEVELAND, O., U.S.A.
Chapter I 5
Chapter II 12
Chapter III 20
Chapter IV ...
This etext was produced from Planet Stories July 1952. Extensive
research did not uncover any evidence that the U.S. copyright on
this publication was renewed.
THE MAN WHO STAKED THE STARS
By CHARLES DYE
Bryce Carter could afford a smug smile. For hadn't he risen
gloriously from Thieves Row to director of famed U.T.? Was
not Earth, Moon, and all the Belt, at this very moment