Classics
epub |eng | 2009-08-31 | Author:H.H. Munro

THE HEDGEHOG A “Mixed Double” of young people were contesting a game of lawn tennis at the Rectory garden party; for the past five-and-twenty years at least mixed doubles of ...
( Category: Short Stories & Anthologies August 22,2018 )
epub |eng | 2012-10-21 | Author:Paule Marshall

During those next weeks he read only those newspapers and nothing beyond their pages seemed important. Each was entitled The New Light. Each had a large picture of a kindly, ...
( Category: Classics August 22,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-01-14 | Author:P. O. Dixon [Dixon, P. O.]

Chapter 15 ~ A Proper Conclusion Mrs. Bennet insisted that all her girls prepare for the ball at Netherfield with extra care, especially Kitty and Jane. While it would have ...
( Category: Historical August 22,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-06-20 | Author:J. M. Synge [Synge, J. M.]

Part IV NO TWO JOURNEYS to these islands are alike. This morning I sailed with the steamer a little after five o’clock in a cold night air, with the stars ...
( Category: Poetry August 22,2018 )
epub |eng | 2013-06-30 | Author:Mark Twain [Twain, Mark]

The great statistician Smith, in his report to Parliament, says, “In my opinion, more children have been wasted in this way than any other.” It cannot be denied that the ...
( Category: Humor August 21,2018 )
epub |eng | 2002-10-29 | Author:E. M. Forster [Forster, E. M.]

CHAPTER 17 The Age of Property holds bitter moments even for a proprietor. When a move is imminent, furniture becomes ridiculous, and Margaret now lay awake at nights wondering where, ...
( Category: Classics August 20,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-01-14 | Author:George Orwell [Orwell, George]

She threw her arm over her face and rolled over on her side, away from him, suddenly ashamed. 'What is it?' he repeated. 'How could you be so THOUGHTLESS?' 'What ...
( Category: Classics August 20,2018 )
epub |eng | 1929-01-01 | Author:J. B. Priestley [Priestley, J. B.]

IV Wednesday night was better than Monday or Tuesday: there were more people, especially in the cheaper seats, and, perhaps influenced by Miss Thong, who clapped everything, they were a ...
( Category: Classics August 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-03-06 | Author:Rebecca Preston & A Lady [Preston, Rebecca]

Chapter 14 Philip Morgan arrived first and was ushered in to the drawing room. He, too, admired all the women, but went straight to Kitty. “You look most beautiful tonight, ...
( Category: Historical August 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-04-05 | Author:Alice Everley & A Lady [Everley, Alice]

3 Elizabeth, Overwhelmed “Lydia?” Elizabeth opened the letter, ignoring the broken seal and reading Jane’s graceful handwriting quickly. “She is gone from Brighton!” “Gone? I am confused… how did this ...
( Category: Regency August 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-04-19 | Author:Campbell Davies [Davies, Campbell]

16 Lydia sniffled, appearing completely unlike the fiery girl who had given Wickham a slap that afternoon. She adjusted her pillow under her chin and wiped her eyes with a ...
( Category: Historical August 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-12-14 | Author:Rabindranath Tagore [Tagore, Rabindranath]

The Babus of Nayanjore Once upon a time the Babus of Nayanjore were famous landholders. They were noted for their princely extravagance. They would tear off the rough border of ...
( Category: Short Stories & Anthologies August 19,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Stephen Crane

XVII UPON a wet evening, several months after the last chapter, two interminable rows of cars, pulled by slipping horses, jangled along a prominent side street. A dozen cabs, with ...
( Category: Classics August 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2003-11-15 | Author:Plato & Benjamin Jowett [Plato & Jowett, Benjamin]

* * * One more aspect of the Timaeus remains to be considered--the mythological or geographical. Is it not a wonderful thing that a few pages of one of Plato's ...
( Category: Philosophy August 19,2018 )
epub |eng | 2012-01-02 | Author:Anne Bront [Bront, Anne]

CHAPTER XII The Shower The next visit I payed to Nancy Brown was in the second week in March, for, though I had many spare minutes during the day, I ...
( Category: Classics August 19,2018 )

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