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The Woman In White By Wilkie Collins
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'In one moment, every drop of blood in my body was brought to a stop... There, as if it had that moment sprung out of the earth, stood the figure of a solitary Woman, dressed from head to foot in... More > white' The Woman in White famously opens with Walter Hartright's eerie encounter on a moonlit London road. Engaged as a drawing master to the beautiful Laura Fairlie, Walter becomes embroiled in the sinister intrigues of Sir Percival Glyde and his 'charming' friend Count Fosco, who has a taste for white mice, vanilla bonbons, and poison. Pursuing questions of identity and insanity along the paths and corridors of English country houses and the madhouse, The Woman in White is the first and most influential of the Victorian genre that combined Gothic horror with pyschological realism.< Less
White Python By Mark Channing
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A FICTION HOUSE PRESS FACSIMILE REPRINT: A thrilling novel of adventure in the mystic, secret lamasery in Tibet where the White Python is worshipped by strange underworld creatures and by the naked,... More > pagan high priestess Gynia. Colin Gray, V.C., Secret Service man who appeared in Mark Channing’s previous novel King Cobra, is sent on a mission to Tibet. On the boat from England he meets Piers Bryan, called by newspapers the “World’s Most Famous Air-Girl.” Instantly they take a liking to each other that grows with each succeeding day. At Calcutta they part; Piers to fly solo to Pekin, and Gray to pursue his secret mission in Tibet. But in the underground caverns below Hlampo lamasery they meet once more, and both are in dire danger of slow, horrible deaths in the sinuous coils of the White Python. One danger follows another until the final breath-taking climax, where Gray struggles with the Python itself!< Less
The White Pig By Rob Swigart
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The White Pig: A True History in Eight Books follows, though not in perfect order, the terrible curse that haunts four generations of the Depew family of Valhalla, KY, a large city on the Ohio River... More > across from the border between Ohio and Indiana. Corey Depew, scion and the ultimate victim, comes of age in 1957 (exactly 100 years after the curse was uttered). It was the era of the Everly Brothers and existentialism. Along the way he loses much (face, virginity, and religion), and gains a little (love, for instance). Meanwhile, in the background, a great white pig, symbol of evil, drifts through the forests above the city, finally arriving at the climactic moment when an earthquake destroys the ancient Indian serpent mound, and the house built upon it…< Less
The White Pig By Rob Swigart
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The White Pig: A True History in Eight Books follows, though not in perfect order, the terrible curse that haunts four generations of the Depew family of Valhalla, KY, a large city on the Ohio River... More > across from the border between Ohio and Indiana. Corey Depew, scion and the ultimate victim, comes of age in 1957 (exactly 100 years after the curse was uttered). It was the era of the Everly Brothers and existentialism. Along the way he loses much (face, virginity, and religion), and gains a little (love, for instance). Meanwhile, in the background, a great white pig, symbol of evil, drifts through the forests above the city, finally arriving at the climactic moment when an earthquake destroys the ancient Indian serpent mound, and the house built upon it…< Less
The Woman in White By Wilkie Collins
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Walter Hartright, a young art teacher, encounters and gives directions to a mysterious and distressed woman dressed entirely in white, lost in London; he is later informed by policemen that she has... More > escaped from an asylum. Soon afterward, he travels to Limmeridge House in Cumberland, having been hired as a drawing master on the recommendation of his friend, Pesca, an Italian language master. The Limmeridge household comprises the invalid Frederick Fairlie and Walter's students: Laura Fairlie, Mr. Fairlie's niece, and Marian Halcombe, her devoted half-sister. Walter realises that Laura bears an astonishing resemblance to the woman in white, who is known to the household by the name of Anne Catherick, a mentally disabled child who formerly lived near Limmeridge and was devoted to Laura's mother, who first dressed her in white. Over the next few months, Walter and Laura fall in love, despite Laura's betrothal to Sir Percival Glyde, Baronet. Upon realising this, Marian advises Walter to leave Limmeridge.< Less
Early Houses of Williamsburg County By Julius Richardson
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(Black and White version) Williamsburg County, South Carolina has numerous examples of early vernacular architecture. However, many of these structures are being lost to any number of circumstances.... More > Among these are demolitions by neglect, fire, being dismantled for their parts, or even being relocated to places outside of the county. The lack of documentation makes these losses even worse. This thesis has attempted to collect information on as many of the County’s pre-Civil War houses as possible. Basic information was collected using the survey form used by the South Carolina State Historic Preservation Office. This information was then used to create a study of a vernacular form known as the I-house, which is the most widespread type in the county. The purpose of survey and study is to provide evidence of these houses for future generations to admire and study.< Less
Early Houses of Williamsburg County By Julius Richardson
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(Black and White version) Williamsburg County, South Carolina has numerous examples of early vernacular architecture. However, many of these structures are being lost to any number of circumstances.... More > Among these are demolitions by neglect, fire, being dismantled for their parts, or even being relocated to places outside of the county. The lack of documentation makes these losses even worse. This thesis has attempted to collect information on as many of the County’s pre-Civil War houses as possible. Basic information was collected using the survey form used by the South Carolina State Historic Preservation Office. This information was then used to create a study of a vernacular form known as the I-house, which is the most widespread type in the county. The purpose of survey and study is to provide evidence of these houses for future generations to admire and study.< Less
Ratso & The Fish House Rats By Robert C. Spreng
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This book is primarily for children but can appeal to others that have an unusual sense of humor. The story is told by a fat Rat named Ratso who has been frustrated trying to break into show... More > business in New York City. Ratso goes to St. Paul, Minnesota for a new start where he meets the White Bear Lake Fish house rats. They have quite an adventure in one of the fish houses. Ratso tries to be Rat Rapper with: Rats on the table, rats on the floor, Rats can eat until their sore. Rats in the sewer, rats on the run, Being a rat is surely fun." By the end of the story Ratso is a big success in Hollywood. Go to www.lulu.com/bobspreng for more Bob Spreng stories< Less
Ratso & The Fish House Rats By Robert C. Spreng
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This book is primarily for children but can appeal to others that have an unusual sense of humor. The story is told by a fat Rat named Ratso who has been frustrated trying to break into show... More > business in New York City. Ratso goes to St. Paul, Minnesota for a new start where he meets the White Bear Lake Fish house rats. They have quite an adventure in one of the fish houses. Ratso tries to be Rat Rapper with: Rats on the table, rats on the floor, Rats can eat until their sore. Rats in the sewer, rats on the run, Being a rat is surely fun." By the end of the story Ratso is a big success in Hollywood. Go to www.lulu.com/bobspreng for more Bob Spreng stories< Less
Bringing Down the House By Adam Wasserman
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The mayor against a bunch of squatters! They are planning to make a big bust and run, but he's on to them. Or is he? Meet the squatters: Clemens, Paz, Ivo, and Emile. They smoke too much and watch... More > too much TV. Meet the city's eccentric mayor, Vladimir. He's convinced they are his ticket to promotion, and it's up to his lackey, Cramer, to try and convince him otherwise. Enjoy the play!< Less

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