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Stanley's tocht ter opsporing van Livingstone De Aarde en haar Volken, 1873 [Dutch] By Henry M. (Henry Morton) Stanley
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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: Henry Morton Stanley GCB (born John Rowlands; 28 January 1841... More > – 10 May 1904) was a Welsh journalist and explorer who was famous for his exploration of central Africa and his search for missionary and explorer David Livingstone. Upon finding Livingstone, Stanley reportedly asked, "Dr. Livingstone, I presume?" Stanley is also known for his search for the source of the Nile, his work in and development of the Congo Basin region in association with King Leopold II of the Belgians, and commanding the Emin Pasha Relief Expedition. He was knighted in 1899.Henry Stanley was born in 1841 as John Rowlands in Denbigh, Denbighshire, Wales. His mother Elizabeth Parry was 18 years old at the time of his birth. She abandoned him as a very young baby and cut off all communication. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Morton_Stanley< Less
Monsieur Lecoq -- Volume 1 L'enquete [French] By Emile Gaboriau
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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: Émile Gaboriau (November 9, 1832 – September 28,... More > 1873) was a French writer, novelist, journalist, and a pioneer of detective fiction.Gaboriau was born in the small town of Saujon, Charente-Maritime. He became a secretary to Paul Féval, and after publishing some novels and miscellaneous writings, found his real gift in L'Affaire Lerouge (1866).The book, which was Gaboriau's first detective novel, introduced an amateur detective. It also introduced a young police officer named Monsieur Lecoq, who was the hero in three of Gaboriau's later detective novels. The character of Lecoq was based on a real-life thief turned police officer, Eugène François Vidocq (1775–1857), whose own memoirs, Les Vrais Mémoires de Vidocq, mixed fiction and fact. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/%C3%89mile_Gaboriau< Less
काहे करो विलाप (व्यंग्य-संग्रह) By अशोक परूथी "मतवाला"
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Satire and Humor is a must to maintain balance in our lives, otherwise it will become dull and boring. Laughter is a medicine, and we all need a healthy dose of it in our daily routines. Mr. Pruthi... More > is a versatile writer of Hindi literature, and has been published in various Hindi magazines and newspapers, notably Dainik Tribune, Sach Ka Hosla, Punjab Kesri, Atoot Bandhan and Sahitya Kunj of Canada. "Why despair? (Kahe Karo Vilaap?)", asks Mr. Pruthi and at the same time encourages readers to be happy and stay positive. It is troubling times - politics is making us cry, hard life and new beginnings make us cry, and at times social difficulties sadden us and what not. However, Mr. Pruthi tackles various issues in his own way - through his humor and satire. Mr. Pruthi has authored four books so far, including two books in English for young children - The adventurous big bold bear and The galloping gobbler goes for the gusto! The children books are available in Kindle and Print formats at www.Amazon.com< Less
La aldea perdida Novela-poema de costumbres campesinas [Spanish] By Armando Palacio Valdes
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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: Armando Palacio Valdés (October 4, 1853 - January 29,... More > 1938) was a Spanish novelist and critic.Valdés was born at Entralgo in the province of Asturias on the October 4, 1853.His first writings were printed in the Revista Europea. These were pungent essays, remarkable for independent judgment and refined humour, and found so much favor with the public that the young beginner was soon appointed editor of the Revista. The best of his critical work is collected in Los Oradores del Ateneo (1878), Los Novelistas españoles (1878), Nuevo viaje al Parnaso and La Literatura en 1881 (1882), this last being written in collaboration with Leopoldo Alas.In 1881 he published a novel, El señorito Octavio, which shows an uncommon power of observation, and the optimistic promise of better things to come. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Armando_Palacio_Vald%C3%A9s< Less
Maximina [Spanish] By Armando Palacio Valdes
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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: Armando Palacio Valdés (October 4, 1853 - January 29,... More > 1938) was a Spanish novelist and critic.Valdés was born at Entralgo in the province of Asturias on the October 4, 1853.His first writings were printed in the Revista Europea. These were pungent essays, remarkable for independent judgment and refined humour, and found so much favor with the public that the young beginner was soon appointed editor of the Revista. The best of his critical work is collected in Los Oradores del Ateneo (1878), Los Novelistas españoles (1878), Nuevo viaje al Parnaso and La Literatura en 1881 (1882), this last being written in collaboration with Leopoldo Alas.In 1881 he published a novel, El señorito Octavio, which shows an uncommon power of observation, and the optimistic promise of better things to come. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Armando_Palacio_Vald%C3%A9s< Less
El maestrante [Spanish] By T. S. (Timothy Shay) Arthur
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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: Armando Palacio Valdés (October 4, 1853 - January 29,... More > 1938) was a Spanish novelist and critic.Valdés was born at Entralgo in the province of Asturias on the October 4, 1853.His first writings were printed in the Revista Europea. These were pungent essays, remarkable for independent judgment and refined humour, and found so much favor with the public that the young beginner was soon appointed editor of the Revista. The best of his critical work is collected in Los Oradores del Ateneo (1878), Los Novelistas españoles (1878), Nuevo viaje al Parnaso and La Literatura en 1881 (1882), this last being written in collaboration with Leopoldo Alas.In 1881 he published a novel, El señorito Octavio, which shows an uncommon power of observation, and the optimistic promise of better things to come. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Armando_Palacio_Vald%C3%A9s< Less
La Fe [Spanish] By Armando Palacio Valdes
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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: Armando Palacio Valdés (October 4, 1853 - January 29,... More > 1938) was a Spanish novelist and critic.Valdés was born at Entralgo in the province of Asturias on the October 4, 1853.His first writings were printed in the Revista Europea. These were pungent essays, remarkable for independent judgment and refined humour, and found so much favor with the public that the young beginner was soon appointed editor of the Revista. The best of his critical work is collected in Los Oradores del Ateneo (1878), Los Novelistas españoles (1878), Nuevo viaje al Parnaso and La Literatura en 1881 (1882), this last being written in collaboration with Leopoldo Alas.In 1881 he published a novel, El señorito Octavio, which shows an uncommon power of observation, and the optimistic promise of better things to come. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Armando_Palacio_Vald%C3%A9s< Less
La dame aux camelias [French] By Emily Sarah Holt
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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: Alexandre Dumas, fils... More > (French: [alɛksɑ̃dʁ dyma fis]; 27 July 1824 – 27 November 1895) was a French writer and dramatist, best known for Camille (a.k.a. The Lady of the Camellias). He was the son of Alexandre Dumas, père, also a writer and playwright. He was admitted to the Académie française in 1874 and awarded the Légion d'honneur in 1894.Dumas was born in Paris, France, the illegitimate child of Marie-Laure-Catherine Labay (1794–1868), a dressmaker, and novelist Alexandre Dumas. During 1831 his father legally recognized him and ensured that the young Dumas received the best education possible at the Institution Goubaux and the Collège Bourbon. At that time, the law allowed the elder Dumas to take the child away from his mother. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexandre_Dumas,_fils< Less
El cuarto poder [Spanish] By Armando Palacio Valdes
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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: Armando Palacio Valdés (October 4, 1853 - January 29,... More > 1938) was a Spanish novelist and critic.Valdés was born at Entralgo in the province of Asturias on the October 4, 1853.His first writings were printed in the Revista Europea. These were pungent essays, remarkable for independent judgment and refined humour, and found so much favor with the public that the young beginner was soon appointed editor of the Revista. The best of his critical work is collected in Los Oradores del Ateneo (1878), Los Novelistas españoles (1878), Nuevo viaje al Parnaso and La Literatura en 1881 (1882), this last being written in collaboration with Leopoldo Alas.In 1881 he published a novel, El señorito Octavio, which shows an uncommon power of observation, and the optimistic promise of better things to come. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Armando_Palacio_Vald%C3%A9s< Less
La dame aux camelias [French] By Alexandre Dumas
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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: Alexandre Dumas, fils... More > (French: [alɛksɑ̃dʁ dyma fis]; 27 July 1824 – 27 November 1895) was a French writer and dramatist, best known for Camille (a.k.a. The Lady of the Camellias). He was the son of Alexandre Dumas, père, also a writer and playwright. He was admitted to the Académie française in 1874 and awarded the Légion d'honneur in 1894.Dumas was born in Paris, France, the illegitimate child of Marie-Laure-Catherine Labay (1794–1868), a dressmaker, and novelist Alexandre Dumas. During 1831 his father legally recognized him and ensured that the young Dumas received the best education possible at the Institution Goubaux and the Collège Bourbon. At that time, the law allowed the elder Dumas to take the child away from his mother. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexandre_Dumas,_fils< Less

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