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The Mistletoe Bough

The Mistletoe Bough

Anthony Trollope | Short Stories
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Published: Aug 2010
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Pages: 22

A collection of stories from the prolific English writer of novels dealing with Victorian life. Contents: The Mistletoe Bough; A Ride Across Palestine; The Courtship of Susan Bell; The Parson's Daughter of Oxney Colne; Returning Home; and The House of Heine Brothers, in Munich.

The Moon Endureth

The Moon Endureth

John Buchan | Short Stories
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Published: Aug 2010
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Pages: 135

Can you wonder that, when the following noon I saw Santa Chiara sleeping in its green circlet of meadows, my thought was only of a deep draught and a cool chamber? I protest that I am a great lover of natural beauty, of rock and cascade, and all the properties of the poet: but the enthusiasm of...


The O'Conors of Castle Conor

The O'Conors of Castle Conor

Anthony Trollope | Short Stories
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Published: Aug 2010
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Pages: 18

We had an excellent run, in which I may make bold to say that I did not acquit myself badly. I stuck very close to the hounds, as did the whole of the O'Conor brood; and when the fellow contrived to earth himself, as he did, I received those compliments on my horse, which is the most approved...

The Parson's Daughter of Oxney Colne

The Parson's Daughter of Oxney Colne

Anthony Trollope | Short Stories
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Published: Aug 2010
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Pages: 24

But our present story will have more to do with his daughter than with him. A pretty girl, I have said, was Patience Woolsworthy; and one, too, in many ways remarkable. She had taken her outlook into life, weighing the things which she had and those which she had not, in a manner very unusual...

The Poisoned pen and Other Stories

The Poisoned pen and Other Stories

Arthur B. Reeve | Short Stories
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Published: Aug 2010
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Pages: 215

The Poisoned Pen and Other Stories is by Arthur B. Reeve.


The red one and Other Stories

The red one and Other Stories

Jack London | Short Stories
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Published: Aug 2010
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Pages: 77

Occasionally a writer creates a story that is both horrible and wonderful. THE RED ONE is one of these stories.

The Relics of General Chasse

The Relics of General Chasse

Anthony Trollope | Short Stories
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Published: Aug 2010
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Pages: 18

At last I entered the bedchamber of the general, and there I overtook my friend. He was inspecting, with much attention, an article of the great man's wardrobe which he held in his hand. It was precisely that virile habiliment to which a well-known gallant captain alludes in his conversation with...

The Rudder Grangers Abroad and Other Stories

The Rudder Grangers Abroad and Other Stories

Frank R. Stockton | Short Stories
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Published: Aug 2010
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Pages: 105

On went the baker, his head bowed on his breast, the sun shining like tawdry brass, the snow glistening like a slimy, evil thing. He knew not where he was going; he knew not what he intended to do, but on he went.


The Schoolmaster and Other Stories

The Schoolmaster and Other Stories

Anton Chekhov | Short Stories
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Published: Aug 2010
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Pages: 143

The Schoolmaster and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov.

The Snow Image and Other Stories

The Snow Image and Other Stories

Nathaniel Hawthorne | Short Stories
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Published: Aug 2010
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Pages: 69

I do believe," said he, soberly, "or, at least, I could believe, if I chose, that there is a devil in this pile of blotted papers. You have read them, and know what I mean,--that conception in which I endeavored to embody the character of a fiend, -- "The Devil in Manuscript".

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