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The Tapestried Chamber, and Death of the Laird's Jock

The Tapestried Chamber, and Death of the Laird's Jock


Walter Scott

ISBN:
Year of publication: 1999

THE TAPESTRIED CHAMBER by Sir Walter Scott INTRODUCTION. This is another little story from The Keepsake of 1828. It was told to me many years ago by the late Miss Anna Seward, who, among other accomplishments that rendered her an amusing inmate in a country house, had that of recounting narratives of this sort with very considerable effectmuch greater, indeed, than any one would be apt to guess from the style of her written performances. There are hours and moods when most people are not ...

Keywords: 1771-1832 Ghost stories Scotland -- Social life and customs -- Fiction Scott Sir Walter
Doris Lessing

Doris Lessing


Doris Lessing

ISBN: 9780006547228
Year of publication: 1994

Doris Lessing CANOPUS IN ARGOS: ARCHIVES Documents relating to THE SENTIMENTAL AGENTS IN THE VOLYEN EMPIRE Flamingo An Imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers Flamingo An Imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 77-85 Fulham Palace Road, Hammersmith, London W6 8JB Published by Flamingo 1994 98765432 Previously published in paperback by Grafton 1985 Reprinted twice First published in Great Britain by Jonathan Cape Ltd 1983 Copyright Doris Lessing 1983 The Author asserts the moral right to be identified as ...

Keywords: Canopus Sirius Volyen Archives Johor Ambien Shikasta Rhoanda Shammat Puttiora
Creatures of Light and Darkness

Creatures of Light and Darkness


Roger Joseph Zelazny

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Year of publication: 0

Roger Zelazny Creatures of Light and Darkness To Chip Delany, Just Because Generations pass away and others go on, since the time of the ancestors. They that build buildings, their places are no more. What has been done with them I have heard the words of Imhotep and Hardedef, with whose sayings men speak so much. What are their places now Their walls are crumbled, their places are non-existent, as if they had never been. No one returns from there, so that he might tell us their disposition, ...

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