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In the Time That Was –by: James Frederic Thorne

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In The Time That Was

Dedicated to Ah Koo

Done into English by J. Frederic Thorne ( Kitchakahaech )

Illustrated by Judson T. Sergeant ( To u sucka )

Seattle, Washington, U. S. A.

BEING THE FIRST volume of a series of Legends of the tribe of Alaskan Indians known as the Chilkats of the Klingats As told by Zachook the "Bear" to Kitchakahaech the "Raven"

[Illustration]

In the Time That Was

"And There Was Light."

Zachook of the Chilkats told me these tales of T...

The Foreign Tour of Messrs. Brown, Jones and Robinson Being the History of What They Saw, and Did, in Belgium, Germany, Switzerland & Italy. –by: Richard Doyle

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[This plain text file, containing only the captions to Richard Doyle's drawings, is included for completeness. The HTML version includes all drawings and decorative text.

Except for "The Review" and some decorative headers, the entire book was printed in CAPITAL LETTERS. It has been reformatted for readability; capitalization decisions are the transcriber's. Text shown in marks was printed in decorative blackletter type.]

The Foreign Tour

of Messrs

BROWN, JONES, and ROBINSON.

Being the History of What They Saw, and Did in Belgium, Ge...

In Eastern Seas Or, the Commission of H.M.S. Iron Duke, flag-ship in China, 1878-83 –by: J. J. Smith

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[Illustration: O'Kosiri, 1880.

Iron Duke. Themis. Raiden. Kerguelen. Champlain. Modeste. Naezdnik.

H.M.S. IRON DUKE AGROUND AT O'KOSIRI.]

IN EASTERN SEAS; OR, THE COMMISSION OF H.M.S. "IRON DUKE," Flag ship in China , 1878 83.

BY J. J. SMITH, N. S.

DEVONPORT: PRINTED AND PUBLISHED BY A. H. SWISS, 111 AND 112 FORE STREET. 1883.

To my late Shipmates IN H.M.S. "IRON DUKE,"

The following pages are respectfully inscribed.

Those who voyage beyond sea change their climate often, but their affec...

Lettres de Marie Bashkirtseff Pr

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LETTRES

DE

MARIE BASHKIRTSEFF

PR'EFACE

par

FRANCOIS COPP'EE de l'Académie francaise

BIBLIOTH`EQUE CHARPENTIER, FASQUELLE 'EDITEURS 11, RUE DE GRENELLE, PARIS (7e)

Tous droits réservés.

EXTRAIT DU CATALOGUE de la BIBLIOTH`EQUE CHARPENTIER

...

A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels

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GENERAL PLAN OF KERR'S COLLECTION OF VOYAGES AND TRAVELS Taken from Volume 18.

PART I.

Voyages and Travels of Discovery in the middle ages; from the era of Alfred King of England, in the ninth century, to that of Don Henry of Portugal, at the commencement of the fifteenth century.

PART II.

General Voyages and Travels, chiefly of Discovery; from the era of Don Henry in 1412, to that of George III. in 1760.

PART III.

General Voyages and Travels of Discovery during the era of George III., which were con...

Negro Explorer at the North Pole

In this fascinating memoir, Matthew Henson describes the incredibly dangerous, exhausting, and bone-chilling trip to what was until then the never-before reached point on earth, the North Pole.

"Robert Peary is remembered as the intrepid explorer who successfully reached the North Pole in 1909. Far less celebrated is his companion, Matthew Henson, a black man from Maryland. Henson's gripping memoir, first published in 1912, tells this unsung hero's story in his own words. Henson...was indispensable to the famous explorer's journey; he learned the language of the Eskimos, was an expert d...

Bell s Cathedrals: The Priory Church of St. Bartholomew-the-Great, Smithfield A Short History of the Foundation and a Description of the Fabric and also of the Church of St. Bartholomew-the-Less

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[Illustration: THE INTERIOR FROM THE ORGAN GALLERY. E. Scamell. Photo. ]

THE PRIORY CHURCH OF ST. BARTHOLOMEW THE GREAT, SMITHFIELD

A SHORT HISTORY OF THE FOUNDATION AND A DESCRIPTION OF THE FABRIC AND ALSO OF THE CHURCH OF ST. BARTHOLOMEW THE LESS

BY GEORGE WORLEY

AUTHOR OF "SOUTHWARK CATHEDRAL," "THE TEMPLE CHURCH," ETC.

WITH XLII [Illustration] ILLUSTRATIONS

LONDON GEORGE BELL AND SONS 1908

...

Michael Angelo Buonarroti –by: Charles Holroyd

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Michael Angelo Buonarroti By Charles Holroyd,

Keeper of the National Gallery of British Art, with Translations of the Life of the Master by His Scholar, Ascanio Condivi, and Three Dialogues from the Portuguese by Francisco d'Ollanda

London Duckworth and Company

New York Charles Scribner's Sons

1903

[Frontispiece]

MICHAEL ANGELO

From an early proof of the engraving by GIULIO BONASONI ( In the Print Room of the British Muse...

El Mar

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BIBLIOTECA DE <>

J. MICHELET

EL MAR

BUENOS AIRES

1909

Imp. y estereotipia de LA NACION Buenos Aires.

[Nota del transcriptor: la ortografía del original no ha sido actualizada.]

INDICE

LIBRO PRIMERO. OJEADA A LOS MARES

Caps.

I. El mar desde la playa

II. Playas, arenales y costas bravas

III. Continuación. Playas, arenales y costas bravas

IV. Círculo de las aguas, círculo de fuego. Ríos del mar

V. El pulso del mar

VI. Las tempestades

VII. La tempestad del mes de octubre de 1859

VIII. Los faros

LI...

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