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Sympathy for the Devil

Sympathy for the Devil


Stephen King
Jeffrey Ford
Elizabeth Bear
Neil Gaiman
James Morrow
Theodore Sturgeon
Michael Chabon
Robert Louis Stevenson
Mark Twain
Charles Stross
Sarah Zettel
John Collier
China éville
Kelly Link
Scott Westerfeld
Holly Black
Tim Pratt
Andy Duncan
Richard Butner
Charles de Lint
Natalie Babbitt
Elizabeth M Glover
Jan Wildt
Jay Lake
Robert Bloch
David Ackert
Benjamin Rosenbaum
Nick Mamatas
Kage Baker
Carrie Richerson
Kris Dikeman
Scott Bradfield
John Kessel
Jonathan Carroll
David J Schwartz
Dante Alighieri

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Tim Pratt, Neil Gaiman, Andy Duncan, Richard Butner, Charles de Lint, Holly Black, Stephen King, Natalie Babbitt, Sarah Zettel, Mark Twain, Elizabeth M. Glover, Charles Stross, Scott Westerfeld, Jan Wildt, James Morrow, Elizabeth Bear, Jay Lake, Jeffrey Ford, Robert Bloch, Michael Chabon, David Ackert, Benjamin Rosenbaum, Nick Mamatas, Robert Louis Stevenson, Kage Baker, Carrie Richerson, Kris Dikeman, Kelly Link, China Miville, Scott Bradfield, John Kessel, Theodore Sturgeon, Jonathan Carroll, ...

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My First Book

My First Book


Jerome Klapka Jerome
Robert Louis Stevenson
Henry Rider Haggard
Bret Harte
Rudyard Kipling
Walter Besant
James Payn
Clark Russell
Grant Allen
Hall Caine
George Robert Sims
Athur Conan Doyle
Mary Elizabeth Braddon
Frederick William Robinson
Robert Michael Ballantyne
Israel Zangwill
Morley Roberts
David Christie Murray
Marie Corelli
John Strange Winter
Arthur Quiller-Couch
Robert Williams Buchanan

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Year of publication: 1894

My First Book INTRODUCTION By Jerome K. Jerome Jerome K. Jerome PLEASE, sir, he said, could you tell me the right time Twenty minutes to eight, I replied, looking at my watch. Oh, he remarked. Then added for my information after a pause: I havent got to be in till half-past eight. After that we fell back into our former silence, and sat watching the murky twilight, he at his end of the park seat, I at mine. And do you live far away I asked, lest, he having miscalculated, the short legs might be ...

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Treasure Island

Treasure Island


Robert Louis Stevenson

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Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson TO LLOYD OSBOURNE, AN AMERICAN GENTLEMAN, IN ACCORDANCE WITH WHOSE CLASSIC TASTE THE FOLLOWING NARRATIVE HAS BEEN DESIGNED, IT IS NOW, IN RETURN FOR NUMEROUS DELIGHTFUL HOURS, AND WITH THE KINDEST WISHES, Dedicated BY HIS AFFECTIONATE FRIEND, THE AUTHOR TO THE HESITATING PURCHASER If sailor tales to sailor tunes, Storm and adventure, heat and cold, If schooners, islands, and maroons And Buccaneers and buried Gold, And all the old romance, retold Exactly ...

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The Ebb-Tide

The Ebb-Tide


Robert Louis Stevenson

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The Ebb-Tide Chapter I Night on the Beach There is a tide in the affairs of men. Throughout the island world of the Pacific, scattered men of many European races and from almost every grade of society carry activity and disseminate disease. Some prosper, some vegetate. Some have mounted the steps of thrones and owned islands and navies. Others again must marry for a livelihood a strapping, merry, chocolate-coloured dame supports them in sheer idleness and, dressed like natives, but still ...

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25 Favorite Children's Books for Middle Readers

25 Favorite Children's Books for Middle Readers


L Frank Baum
Daniel Defoe
Charles Dickens
Kenneth Grahame
Washington Irving
Jack London
Robert Louis Stevenson
Mark Twain
Frances Hodgson Burnett
Jules Verne
Rudyard Kipling
Louisa May Alcott
Johanna Spyri
Jonathan Swift
Johann David Wyss
Anna Sewell
R D Blackmore
Lucy Maude Montgomery
Eleanor H Porter

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Year of publication: 2011

25 Favorite Childrens Books For Middle Readers Table of Contents Robinson Crusoe, by Daniel Defoe 1719 Gullivers Travels, by Jonathan Swift 1726 Swiss Family Robinson, by Johann David Wyss 1813 The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, by Washington Irving 1819 Rip Van Winkle, by Washington Irving 1820 A Christmas Carol, by Charles Dickens 1843 A Journey to the Centre of the Earth, by Jules Verne 1864 Little Women, by Louisa May Alcott 1868 Little Men, by Louisa May Alcott 1871 The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, ...

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The strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

The strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde


Robert Louis Stevenson

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Robert Louis Stevenson The strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Story of the Door Mr. Utterson the lawyer was a man of a rugged countenance that was never lighted by a smile cold, scanty and embarrassed in discourse backward in sentiment lean, long, dusty, dreary and yet somehow lovable. At friendly meetings, and when the wine was to his taste, something eminently human beaconed from his eye something indeed which never found its way into his talk, but which spoke not only in these silent ...

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Prince Otto

Prince Otto


Robert Louis Stevenson

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Prince Otto Preface Prince Otto - a Romance At last, after so many years, I have the pleasure of re-introducing you to Prince Otto, whom you will remember a very little fellow, no bigger in fact than a few sheets of memoranda written for me by your kind hand. The sight of his name will carry you back to an old wooden house embowered in creepers a house that was far gone in the respectable stages of antiquity and seemed indissoluble from the green garden in which it stood, and that yet was a ...

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The Wrong Box

The Wrong Box


Robert Louis Stevenson
Lloyd Osbourne

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The Wrong Box by Robert Louis Stevenson and Lloyd Osbourne PREFACE Nothing like a little judicious levity, says Michael Finsbury in the text: nor can any better excuse be found for the volume in the readers hand. The authors can but add that one of them is old enough to be ashamed of himself, and the other young enough to learn better. R. L. S. L. O. CHAPTER I. In Which Morris Suspects How very little does the amateur, dwelling at home at ease, comprehend the labours and perils of the author, ...

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The Master of Ballantrae

The Master of Ballantrae


Robert Louis Stevenson

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The Master of Ballantrae A Winters Tale by Robert Louis Stevenson To Sir Percy Florence and Lady Shelley Here is a tale which extends over many years and travels into many countries. By a peculiar fitness of circumstance the writer began, continued it, and concluded it among distant and diverse scenes. Above all, he was much upon the sea. The character and fortune of the fraternal enemies, the hall and shrubbery of Durrisdeer, the problem of Mackellars homespun and how to shape it for superior ...

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Treasure island

Treasure island


Robert Louis Stevenson

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Robert Louis Stevenson. Treasure island To S.L.O., an American gentleman in accordance with whose classic taste the following narrative has been designed, it is now, in return for numerous delightful hours, and with the kindest wishes, dedicated by his affectionate friend, the author. TO THE HESITATING PURCHASER If sailor tales to sailor tunes, Storm and adventure, heat and cold, If schooners, islands, and maroons, And buccaneers, and buried gold, And all the old romance, retold Exactly in the ...

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Across the Plains

Across the Plains


Robert Louis Stevenson

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Across The Plains by Robert Louis Stevenson CHAPTER I ACROSS THE PLAINS LEAVES FROM THE NOTEBOOK OF AN EMIGRANT BETWEEN NEW YORK AND SAN FRANCISCO MONDAY. - It was, if I remember rightly, five oclock when we were all signalled to be present at the Ferry Depot of the railroad. An emigrant ship had arrived at New York on the Saturday night, another on the Sunday morning, our own on Sunday afternoon, a fourth early on Monday and as there is no emigrant train on Sunday a great part of the passengers ...

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Catriona

Catriona


Robert Louis Stevenson

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Catriona by Robert Louis Stevenson DEDICATION. TO CHARLES BAXTER, Writer to the Signet. My Dear Charles, It is the fate of sequels to disappoint those who have waited for them and my David, having been left to kick his heels for more than a lustre in the British Linen Companys office, must expect his late re-appearance to be greeted with hoots, if not with missiles. Yet, when I remember the days of our explorations, I am not without hope. There should be left in our native city some seed of the ...

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Kidnapped

Kidnapped


Robert Louis Stevenson

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Kidnapped Chapter I. I Set Off Upon My Journey to the House of Shaws I will begin the story of my adventures with a certain morning early in the month of June, the year of grace 1751, when I took the key for the last time out of the door of my fathers house. The sun began to shine upon the summit of the hills as I went down the road and by the time I had come as far as the manse, the blackbirds were whistling in the garden lilacs, and the mist that hung around the valley in the time of the dawn ...

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The Black Arrow

The Black Arrow


Robert Louis Stevenson

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THE BLACK ARROW A TALE OF THE TWO ROSES Critic on the Hearth No one but myself knows what I have suffered, nor what my books have gained, by your unsleeping watchfulness and admirable pertinacity.And now here is a volume that goes into the world and lacks your imprimatur: a strange thing in our joint lives and the reason of it stranger still I have watched with interest, with pain, and at length with amusement, your unavailing attempts to peruse The Black Arrow and I think I should lack humour ...

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Weir of Hermistone

Weir of Hermistone


Robert Louis Stevenson

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Weir of Hermistone Preface Introductory I saw rain falling and the rainbow drawn On Lammermuir. Hearkening I heard again In my precipitous city beaten bells Winnow the keen sea wind. And here afar, Intent on my own race and place, I wrote. Take thou the writing: thine it is. For who Burnished the sword, blew on the drowsy coal, Held still the target higher, chary of praise And prodigal of counsel - who but thou So now, in the end, if this the least be good, If any deed be done, if any fire Burn ...

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