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Bonnie Prince Charlie : a Tale of Fontenoy and Culloden By G. A. (George Alfred) Henty
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: George Alfred Henty (8 December 1832 – 16 November 1902)... More > was a prolific English novelist and war correspondent. He is best known for his historical adventure stories that were popular in the late 19th century. His works include The Dragon & The Raven (1886), For The Temple (1888), Under Drake's Flag (1883) and In Freedom's Cause (1885).G. A. Henty was born in Trumpington, near Cambridge. He was a sickly child who had to spend long periods in bed. During his frequent illnesses he became an avid reader and developed a wide range of interests which he carried into adulthood. He attended Westminster School, London, and later Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, where he was a keen sportsman. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/G._A._Henty< Less
Battlefield Anomalies Volume 3 By Graham Morris
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Volume 3 of this series include: the battles of Malplaquet, Fontenoy, and Lauffeldt; a portrait of Helmut Von Moltke, the battle of Poltava, and visits to the sites of the battles of Neerwinden,... More > Solferino and Oudenarde.< Less
Battlefield Anomalies Volume 3 By Graham Morris
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Volume 3 of this series include: the battles of Malplaquet, Fontenoy, and Lauffeldt; a portrait of Helmut Von Moltke, the battle of Poltava, and visits to the sites of the battles of Neerwinden,... More > Solferino and Oudenarde.< Less
Orribile By Zeno Battistoni
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Orribile è un progetto fotografico ispirato al grande maestro Frederic Fontenoy. È una breve storia fatta ad immagini incentrata sull'eros, nella sua accezione più ossessiva,... More > quasi maniacale. Le protagoniste di quest'opera sono le modelle Jessica Oprea e Callipige.< Less
Squalid Liverpool By Biblissimo
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An eyewitness account of life in the slums of a Victorian city (Liverpool, U.K.) This is a reprint of a series of reports, originally printed over six days in a Liverpool newspaper in 1883. It was... More > also produced, with slightly truncated text, in pamphlet form later the same year. This text follows the newspaper version, the title page is from the pamphlet. Streets mentioned include: Scotland Road, Carlton Street, Gillings Entry, Fontenoy Street, Hodson Street, Henry Edward Street, North Street, Gildart's Gardens, Banastre Street, Henderson Street, Ben Jonson Street, Paddy's Market, Toxteth Park.< Less
Open Polyversity One By Zali Krishna (editor)
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Open Polyversity is a laboratory. Open Polyversity is a Journal of Misc Studies. It contains fiction, poetry, comics, photography, collage, drawing, an essay on art education and many other diverse... More > materials. Contributions from: Arwen Xaverine Bennett, Adrian Carter, Edmund Davie, Andrew Demetrius, Simon Drax, Richard Fontenoy, Melanie Georgiou, Phillip Raymond Goodman, Steve Hiddlestone, Zali Krishna, Solomon Kirchner, Clive Nolan, Zoe Plumb, Christina Scholz, Dan Sumption, Brian Turner and Paula Turner.< Less
THE STORY OF A CAT By GRANDMA'S TREASURES & THOMAS BAILEY ALDRICH
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A story of Mother Michel and her cat. There lived in Paris, under the reign of King Louis XV., a very rich old countess named Yolande de la Grenouillère. She was a worthy and charitable... More > lady, who distributed alms not only to the poor of her own parish, Saint-Germain-l’Auxerrois, but to the unfortunate of other quarters. Her husband, Roch-Eustache-Jérémie, Count of Grenouillère, had fallen gloriously at the battle of Fontenoy, on the 11th of May, 1745. The noble widow had long mourned for him, and even now at times wept over his death. Left without children, and almost entirely alone in the world, she gave herself up to a strange fancy,—a fancy, it is true, which in no manner detracted from her real virtues and admirable qualities: she had a passion for animals. And adopts a cat. However while she is away on a trip her jealous butler tries very hard to get rid of the cat. The original French story is based on a French nursery rhyme from the 1820s, 'C'est la mere Michel'.< Less
THE STORY OF A CAT By GRANDMA'S TREASURES & THOMAS BAILEY ALDRICH
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A story of Mother Michel and her cat. There lived in Paris, under the reign of King Louis XV., a very rich old countess named Yolande de la Grenouillère. She was a worthy and charitable... More > lady, who distributed alms not only to the poor of her own parish, Saint-Germain-l’Auxerrois, but to the unfortunate of other quarters. Her husband, Roch-Eustache-Jérémie, Count of Grenouillère, had fallen gloriously at the battle of Fontenoy, on the 11th of May, 1745. The noble widow had long mourned for him, and even now at times wept over his death. Left without children, and almost entirely alone in the world, she gave herself up to a strange fancy,—a fancy, it is true, which in no manner detracted from her real virtues and admirable qualities: she had a passion for animals. And adopts a cat. However while she is away on a trip her jealous butler tries very hard to get rid of the cat. The original French story is based on a French nursery rhyme from the 1820s, 'C'est la mere Michel'.< Less

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