“I deem it fair both to myself and to the reader, to supplement my own evidence on the “Curiosities of Cat Life,” by giving the names and addresses of my authorities for those of my... More > anecdotes, which may seem to run contrary to the generally received opinions, concerning cats; at the same time thanking those ladies and gentlemen, who have taken so much interest in the progress of this work, and expressed themselves willing to vouch for the truth of the incidents herein related by me. I have tried to make the anecdotes as readable as possible, and as humorous, as I know many people think “cats” a dry subject; but in no single instance have the interests of truth been disregarded. My anecdotes are what might be called sample anecdotes, as I have many hundreds more of the same sort, my object being to describe pussy as she really is, and thus to gain favour for an animal hitherto understood only by the few, and abused by the many."< Less
Young Allan McGregor's clan has fallen on somewhat harder times than of old, and an infusion of capital would be very welcome to restore the castle and lands to their proper level. All this comes to... More > pass when they are introduced to sailing and boat building by a highly competent seamen who also happens to be a faithful adjunct to the castle's somewhat diminished staff. He starts off young Alan and his chums with building a small cutter; and after they have mastered sailing on the loch, they manage to acquire a large topsail schooner in which they voyage to the lower Arctic. Their hunting and trapping provide the capital they need and their return home is both triumphant and rewarding to the clan.< Less
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• The book tells everything you need to know about domestic cats: their classification, breeds, their sizes, colors, eyes, their diseases, training, feeding the sick cat and many other... More > interesting facts.< Less
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Princess Erica had always been outshone by her older sister Marianna. She was just not as beautiful, or stunning, or radiant. But unlike most sisters, she was never bothered by it. Erica and Marianna... More > loved each other, and Erica was happy with her life.
But one day, Erica finds herself angering a neighboring prince who wanted to propose to her sister. The ambassador he had sent had lied to Erica's family and said his prince was interested in Erica. In the confusion that follows, Erica has to deal with difficulties and surprises. She will have to learn to cope with disappointments and betrayals. She will have to learn to be patient and gracious no matter what is thrown her way. She will have to learn to cast bitter present hardships out of her heart.
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