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John Knox –by: William M. (William Mackergo) Taylor

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[Frontispiece: John Knox. Engraved by B. Holl, from a Picture in the Posession of Lord Somerville.]

JOHN KNOX.

BY

WM. M. TAYLOR, D.D., LL.D.,

Author of "Limitations of Life," etc.

WITH STEEL PORTRAIT ENGRAVED BY B. HOLL, FROM A PAINTING IN THE POSSESSION OF LORD SOMERVILLE.

NEW YORK:

A. C. ARMSTRONG & SON,

714 BROADWAY.

1885

COPYRIGHT, 1885,

BY A. C. ARMSTRONG & SON.

{v}

PREFACE.

The sources from which the following narrative has been derived are (1) the splendidly edited and complete edit...

L assassinat du pont-rouge –by: Charles Barbara

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L'ASSASSINAT DU PONT ROUGE

PAR

CHARLES BARBARA

BIBLIOTHEQUE DES CHEMINS DE FER

LIBRAIRIE DE L. HACHETTE ET Cie PARIS, RUE PIERRE SARRAZIN, N° 14 Droit de traduction réservé

1859

TYPOGRAPHIE DE CH. LAHURE ET Cie Imprimeurs du Sénat et de la Cour de Cassation Paris, rue de Vaugirard N°9.

L'ASSASSINAT DU PONT ROUGE.

I.

Deux Amis.

Dans une chambre claire, inondée des rayons du soleil d'avril, deux jeunes gens déjeunaient et causaient. Le plus jeune, d'apparence frêle, avec des cheveux blonds, des yeux extrêmement vifs...

A Record of Buddhistic kingdoms: being an account by the Chinese monk Fa-hsien of travels in India and Ceylon (A.D. 399-414) in search of the Buddhist books of discipline –by: Unknown

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A RECORD OF BUDDHISTIC KINGDOMS

Being an Account by the Chinese Monk Fa Hsien of his Travels in India and Ceylon (A.D. 399 414) in Search of the Buddhist Books of Discipline

Translated and annotated with a Corean recension of the Chinese text

BY

JAMES LEGGE

PREFACE

Several times during my long residence in Hong Kong I endeavoured to read through the "Narrative of Fa Hsien;" but though interested with the graphic details of much of the work, its columns bristled so constantly now with his phonetic representations of Sanskrit words, and now with...

Jumalainen nytelm: Kiirastuli –by: Unknown

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JUMALAINEN N"AYTELM"A: KIIRASTULI

Kirj. Dante

Suomentanut Eino Leino

Ensimm"ainen painos ilmestyi 1913

Ensimm"ainen laulu

"Alyni pursi purjeensa nyt nostaa vesi"a vienompia juostaksensa ja j"att"a"aksens"a meret julmat[1] taakseen:

Nyt toista laulaa tahdon valtakuntaa, miss' ihmishenki puhdistuu ja tulee taivaisen tien ja armon arvoiseksi.

Mut runous kuollut haudastansa nouskoon! Omanne olla tahdon, Musat pyh"at, ja auttakoon mua armas Kalliope,[2]

s"avelin moisin s"aestellen mua kuin tuta saivat tyt"ot Pieroksen,[3] harakat, jotka te...

Lord George Bentinck A Political Biography

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LORD GEORGE BENTINCK

A POLITICAL BIOGRAPHY

By Benjamin Disraeli

'He left us the legacy of heroes: the memory of his great name and the inspiration of his great example.'

TO

LORD HENRY BENTINCK,

IS INSCRIBED

This Political Biography

ONE FOR WHOM HE ENTERTAINED A DEEP AFFECTION,

AND WHOSE TALENTS AND VIRTUES

HE SHARES.

LORD GEORGE BENTINCK

A POLITICAL BIOGRAPHY

[Illustration: bentink page009]

CHAPTER I.

The Man

THE political career of Lord George Bentinck was peculiar. He had, to use his own expression, 'sate in ...

The Story of Pocahontas and Captain John Smith –by: E. Boyd (Elmer Boyd) Smith

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THE STORY OF POCAHONTAS AND CAPTAIN JOHN SMITH

TOLD AND PICTURED BY E. BOYD SMITH

HOUGHTON MIFFLIN COMPANY

BOSTON AND NEW YORK

[Illustration]

COPYRIGHT, 1906, BY E. BOYD SMITH ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

Published November 1906.

[Illustration]

LIST OF COLORED PLATES

PLATE

1. POCAHONTAS

2. JOHN SMITH

3. HOW CAPTAIN JOHN SMITH WON HIS SPURS

4. STRANGE TALES OF A STRANGE PEOPLE

5. THE COMING OF THE WHITE MAN

6. THE LANDING OF THE COLONISTS 1607

7. THE AMBUSH

8. BATTLE WITH THE INDIANS

9. CAPTAIN JOHN SMITH A PRISONER

10. THE DANCE OF VIC...

The Tragedy of Hamlet –by: William Shakespeare

The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark is a tragedy by William Shakespeare. Set in the Kingdom of Denmark, the play dramatizes the revenge Prince Hamlet exacts on his uncle Claudius for murdering King Hamlet, Claudius's brother and Prince Hamlet's father, and then succeeding to the throne and taking as his wife Gertrude, the old king's widow and Prince Hamlet's mother. The play vividly portrays both true and feigned madness – from overwhelming grief to seething rage – and explores themes of treachery, revenge, incest, and moral corruption. ...

The Orpheus C. Kerr Papers, Series 1

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THE ORPHEUS C. KERR PAPERS.

NEW YORK: BLAKEMAN & MASON, 21 MURRAY STREET. 1862.

Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1862, by BLAKEMAN & MASON, In the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States, for the Southern District of New York.

ELECTROTYPED BY SMITH & MCDOUGAL, 82 & 84 Beekman Street.

PRINTED BY C. S. WESTCOTT & CO., 79 John Street.

CONTENTS.

PAGE

LETTER I.

SHOWING HOW OUR CORRESPONDENT CAME INTO THE WORLD: WITH SOME PARTICULARS CONCERNI...

With Those Who Wait

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[Frontispiece: WITH THOSE WHO WAIT]

WITH THOSE WHO WAIT

BY

FRANCES WILSON HUARD

AUTHOR OF "MY HOME IN THE FIELD OF HONOUR," "MY HOME IN THE FIELD OF MERCY," ETC.

WITH DRAWINGS BY CHARLES HUARD

McCLELLAND, GOODCHILD & STEWART

PUBLISHERS TORONTO

Copyright, 1918,

By George H. Doran Company

Printed in the United States of America

A MES AMIES FRANCAISES,

H'EROINES TOUTES

ILLUSTRATIONS

WITH THOSE WHO WAIT . . . . . . . . . Frontispiece

VIEW OF CHATEAU THIERRY

MONSIEUR S. OF SOISSONS WITH HIS GAS MASK

A VILLAGE ON THE FRONT

DO...

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