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The Autobiography of Charles Darwin –by: Charles Darwin

The Autobiography of Charles Darwin is the autobiography of the British naturalist Charles Darwin which was published in 1887, five years after his death.

Darwin wrote the book, which he entitled Recollections of the Development of my Mind and Character, for his family. He states that he started writing it on about May 28, 1876 and had finished it by August 3.

The book was edited by Charles Darwin’s son Francis Darwin, who removed several passages about Darwin’s critical views of God and Christianity. It was published in London by John Murray as part of The life and letters ...

Plague Ship –by: Andre Norton

A Free Trader rocket ship heads for the remote planet, Sargol, which is blessed with immense natural wealth and precious gemstones. The ship is manned by the heroic Dane Thorson and his crew of intrepid space traders. On Sargol, they enter into complicated negotiations with the inhabitants of this strange planet. These feline people, the Salariki, are reluctant to enter into a business partnership with the free traders till they discover that the ship carries a small amount of catnip on board which they'd obtained from another trading post. Completely overwhelmed, the Salariki agree to exch...

Squirrels and Other Fur-Bearers

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With Fifteen Illustrations in Colors after Audubon, and a Frontispiece from Life

[Illustration: RED FOX. (Page 53)]

Boston and New York Houghton, Mifflin and Company

The Riverside Press, Cambridge

Copyright 1875, 1879, 1881, 1886, 1894, and 1900, by John Burroughs All Rights Reserved


CHAP. PAGE I. Squirrels 1 II. The Chipmunk 15 III. The Woodchuck 32 IV. The R...

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Queer Little Folks –by: Harriet Beecher Stowe

A wonderful children's classic - a collection of moral stories told by animals in the woods. The wittily written stories explore various issues in a fun way.

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This etext was scanned by David Price, email from the 1897 T. Nelson and Sons edition. Proofing was by Rab Hughes, Carrie A. Fellman and Susan A. Wheeler.



Hen that Hatched Ducks The Nutcrackers of Nutcracker Lodge The History of Tip Top Miss Katy Did and Miss Cricket Mother Magpie's Mischief The Squirrels that live in a House Hum, the S...

The Second Voice –by: Mann Rubin

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We proudly enter a new name in the science fiction sweepstakes. This is Mr. Rubin's initial appearance in the field. His literary efforts to date add up quite handsomely, we think. QUOTE. I have sold to the TV show, TALES OF TOMORROW and two literary quarterlies have published my fiction. Last year I won the Stephen Vincent Benét Award for my one act plays produced at Stanford University. UNQUOTE. The reading pleasure is yours.

the second voice

by ... Mann Rubin

Spud, world famous dummy, talks to Mars with surprising r...

General Max Shorter

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Illustrated by GIUNTA

[Transcriber's Note: This etext was produced from Galaxy December 1962. Extensive research did not uncover any evidence that the U.S. copyright on this publication was renewed.]

To spread Mankind to the stars carries a high cost in lives and not all of them are human!


Miracastle: The initial landing had been made on a flat plateau among steep, foreboding mountains which seemed to float through...

Dierenleven in de wildernis Schetsen uit het leven der dieren hun natuurlijke aanleg en wat zij leeren moeten

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Dierenleven in de Wildernis

Schetsen uit het leven der dieren hun natuurlijke aanleg en wat zij leeren moeten

Met toestemming van den schrijver William J. Long uit het Engelsch vertaald door Cilia Stoffel

Teekeningen van Charles Copeland

Derde Druk

Rotterdam MCMXXI

W. L. & J. Brusse's Uitgevers Maatschappij


Opdracht 6 Voorrede 7 Op Weg naar Sch...

Now We Are Three –by: Joe L. Hensley

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Where are we going? What will the world be like in the days perhaps not too distant when we have tested and tested the bombs to the finite degree? Joe L. Hensley, attorney in Madison, Indiana, and increasingly well known in SF, returns with this challenging story of that Tomorrow.

now we are three

by Joe L. Hensley

It didn't matter that he had quit. He was still one of the guilty. He had seen it in her eyes and in the eyes of others.

John Rush smoothed the covers over his wife, tucking them in where her r...

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