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The Man in the Red Jacket By Michael Reeves
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It is 1855, and 14-year-old Hassan Qaderi arrives in London’s East India Dock from Bombay. His only possessions are a beautiful jewelled dagger, a copy of The Pickwick Papers and two... More > handwritten letters which promise him riches ‘beyond the wildest dreams of men’. With him is Ahmet, his Afghan uncle. Hassan has only fleeting memories of his early life: a beautiful woman, the heat and icy cold of Afghanistan, blood-soaked snow, a pair of shiny boots and a man who always wears a red jacket. What is Hassan’s connection with England’s dangerous and alien land? Why has Ahmet brought him here, and why is he always so watchful? Most importantly, how will Hassan make the most difficult choice of his life? In this gripping tale, a young man on a quest for riches may soon discover a treasure worth much more than he ever imagined.< Less
All for Love : Or, the World Well Lost (Illustrated) By John Dryden
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“John Dryden (1631-1700), the great representative figure in the literature of the latter part of the seventeenth century, exemplifies in his work most of the main tendencies of the time. He... More > came into notice with a poem on the death of Cromwell in 1658, and two years later was composing couplets expressing his loyalty to the returned king. He married Lady Elizabeth Howard, the daughter of a royalist house, and for practically all the rest of his life remained an adherent of the Tory Party. In 1663 he began writing for the stage, and during the next thirty years he attempted nearly all the current forms of drama. His "Annus Mirabilis" (1666), celebrating the English naval victories over the Dutch, brought him in 1670 the Poet Laureateship. He had, meantime, begun the writing of those admirable critical essays, represented in the present series by his Preface to the "Fables" and his Dedication to the translation of Virgil."< Less
Curiosities of Literature : Volume III (Illustrated) By Isaac Disraeli
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“Of a work which long has been placed on that shelf which Voltaire has discriminated as la Bibliothèque du Monde, it is never mistimed for the author to offer the many, who are familiar... More > with its pages, a settled conception of its design. The "Curiosities of Literature," commenced fifty years since, have been composed at various periods, and necessarily partake of those successive characters which mark the eras of the intellectual habits of the writer.”< Less
Curiosities of Literature : Volume II (Illustrated) By Isaac Disraeli
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“Of a work which long has been placed on that shelf which Voltaire has discriminated as la Bibliothèque du Monde, it is never mistimed for the author to offer the many, who are familiar... More > with its pages, a settled conception of its design. The "Curiosities of Literature," commenced fifty years since, have been composed at various periods, and necessarily partake of those successive characters which mark the eras of the intellectual habits of the writer.”< Less
Curiosities of Literature : Volume I (Illustrated) By Isaac Disraeli
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“Of a work which long has been placed on that shelf which Voltaire has discriminated as la Bibliothèque du Monde, it is never mistimed for the author to offer the many, who are familiar... More > with its pages, a settled conception of its design. The "Curiosities of Literature," commenced fifty years since, have been composed at various periods, and necessarily partake of those successive characters which mark the eras of the intellectual habits of the writer.”< Less
Carlisle Trace Vol. 18 A Bond of Strangers By Clarence J. Rockey
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Physicians: Of occupations pursued by man the most prominent is the physician, the healer and a required friend of man who wards off our main enemy, the grim reaper. Friendship within... More > generations A young woman not yet graduated from high school is living in a cheap furnished apartment with her baby daughter. Destitute, she had been evicted because her welfare check was stolen. An old man in her building discovered her plight and after talking with her and realizing her potential makes an offer: he will assist her, minding the child and offering financial support, indicating they could live as a family. Tentatively, with no choice, she agreed and her life began to change as she progressed from poverty to a life as a doctor of medicine with his assistance.< Less
Cucked & Dommed - Volume Three By Melanie Sanders
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Volume-Three of the "Cucked & Dommed" collection continues with Melanie Sanders' "Into My Web". This cuckolding wife is not content to simply dominate and cuckold her husband... More > but fully intends to have an equally obedient lover. Even if the enslavement of the husband will take a far more humiliating form. WARNING: CONTAINS EXPLICIT ADULT MATERIAL< Less
Cockeyed Frank Loving and Coal Oil Jimmy By Robert F. (Bob) Turpin
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This book contains two exciting stories about colorful Old West gunfighters: 1) Cockeyed Frank Loving: Bat Masterson, a western legend himself, put “Cockeyed” Frank Loving on the pages of... More > frontier history in 1907. Masterson wrote several stories for a newspaper about this little known gunfighter. 2) Coal Oil Jimmy: The stagecoach from Elizabeth Town, New Mexico, came to a sudden stop on the main street of Cimarron. As the dust settled, the driver shouted, “Hold-up! Hold-up at Clear Creek!” These words were often heard throughout the towns of the Old West. Stagecoaches were prime targets for outlaw gangs and bandits. James Buckley (alias Coal Oil Jimmy) was one of the best in the business of stagecoach robberies.< Less
Fairy Tales, by The Brothers Grimm By The Brothers Grimm
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A collection of stories gathered by The Brothers Grimm, Jacob and Wilhelm
Quick Guide: Joe Turner's Come and Gone By College Guide World
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Joe Turner's Come and Gone is a play by American playwright, August Wilson, the second installment of his decade-by-decade chronicle of the African-American experience, The Pittsburgh Cycle. The play... More > was first staged 1984 at the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center in Waterford, Connecticut and opened on Broadway on 27 March 1988 at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre--running for 105 performances. Directed by Lloyd Richards, the cast included Delroy Lindo as Herald Loomis and television and movie star, Angela Bassett, as Loomis's wife, Martha.< Less

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