Download The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll by Robert G. Ingersoll PDF

By Robert G. Ingersoll

The 18 entire books in this CD-ROM are: (1to12) 'The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll,' 12 volumes whole; (13) 'INGERSOLL; A Biographical Appreciation' by means of Herman E. Kittredge. (official Biography of Ingersoll that's certain as quantity 13th within the Deluxe Edition); (14) 'An Intimate View of Robert G. Ingersoll' by way of I. Newton Baker (Ingersoll's inner most secretary); (15) 'Col. Ingersoll As he's' by means of E.M. Macdonald, with an Appendix on Ingersoll's dying; (16) 'The Philosophy of Col. Ingersoll' by means of Vere Goldthwaite; (17) 'Prose-Poems and choices From the Writings and Sayings of Robert G. Ingersoll.'; (18) 'Testimonial to Walt Whitman' by means of Robert G. Ingersoll.

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Download The Man in the Iron Mask by Alexandre Dumas (Adapted by Karen Kelly) PDF

By Alexandre Dumas (Adapted by Karen Kelly)

Alexandre Dumas keeps the stories of his Musketeers within the guy within the Iron masks. Years have handed for the reason that d'Artagnan joined the Musketeers. D'Artagnan is now the captain of the Musketeers, Aramis a bishop, Porthos a baron, and Athos a count number. although the chums have complicated their stations, they're nonetheless absolutely curious about the political intrigue of King Louis XIV's court docket. The exciting tale of deception, treason, and honor, is retold within the Calico Illustrated Classics variation of Dumas's the fellow within the Iron masks.

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Download The Mysteries of Freemasonry by William Morgan PDF

By William Morgan

a choice from the HISTORICAL cartoon OF the abduction OF WILLIAM MORGAN: Captain Morgan used to be born in Virginia, and was once a mason by way of alternate. He started the enterprise of a brewer at York, higher Canada, in 1821, yet having misplaced all his estate through fireplace, he got rid of to manhattan kingdom, and labored at his exchange either in Rochester and Batavia. within the 12 months 1826 rumors have been heard that Morgan, in reference to different people, was once getting ready and meant to post a ebook which might display the secrets and techniques of Freemasonry, and an pleasure of a few variety existed relating to the book of the e-book. within the month of September he used to be seized below feigned means of the legislation, within the day time, within the village of Batavia, and forcibly carried to Canandaigua. Captain Morgan used to be at the present preparing his publication, which alleged to display the secrets and techniques of Freemasonry. This pondered booklet excited the alarm of the fraternity, and numbers of its individuals have been heard to claim that it's going to be suppressed in any respect occasions. conferences of delegates from the several motels within the Western counties has been held to plot capacity for many efficiently combating the book. The zealous contributors of the fraternity have been offended, excited, and alarmed, and sometimes contributors threw out darkish and determined threats. approximately this time an incendiary test was once made to fireside the workplace of Col. Miller, the writer of the e-book. the crowd who seized Morgan at Batavia have been Masons. They took him to Canandaigua; after a ridicule trial he used to be discharged, yet was once instantly arrested and devoted to felony on a debt. the subsequent evening, within the absence of the jailer, he was once published from felony via the pretended friendship of a fake and hollow-hearted brother Mason. Upon leaving the criminal door he used to be seized within the streets of Canandaigua, and even though his cries of homicide, he used to be thrust with ruffian violence right into a carriage ready for that function. At Batavia he have been torn from his home-from his spouse and little one young ones. At Canandaigua he used to be falsely beguiled from the secure custody of the legislation, and was once forcibly carried, by way of relays of horses, via a thickly populated kingdom, within the house of little greater than twenty-four hours, to the gap of 1 hundred and fifteen miles, and secured as a prisoner within the journal of citadel Niagara. This was once essentially proved at the trial of people involved within the outrage, and who have been discovered responsible and sentenced to varied phrases of imprisonment. The destiny of Captain Morgan used to be by no means identified, however it is meant he used to be taken out into the lake, the place his throat was once minimize, and his physique sunken fifty fathoms in water. concerning the similar time, Col. David C. Miller, the writer of the publication, was once additionally seized, in Batavia, lower than the colour of criminal strategy, and brought to Le Roy. The avowed goal of Col. Miller's seizure used to be to take him the place Morgan was-and the place that was once should be top collected from the impious statement of 1 of the conspirators, James Ganson, for numerous years a member of our Legislature-that ''he was once positioned the place he might remain positioned until eventually God should still demand him.'' Miller used to be, although, set at liberty, because the population of Le Roy interfered with the schemes of his kidnappers. He quickly after placed to press the 1st a part of the quantity that is the following provided to the general public. Additions were made to Captain Morgan's revelations, now and then, till we're now capable of make public the entire Masonic levels of any notice or curiosity, entered into by means of sleek Freemasons.

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Download Memoirs of the Life of Henriette-Sylvie de Moliere: A Novel by Madame de Villedieu PDF

By Madame de Villedieu

Referred to as Madame de Villedieu, Marie-Catherine Desjardins (ca. 1640-83) was once a prolific author who performed a major position within the evolution of the early smooth French novel. one of many earliest ladies to write down for a residing, she defied cultural conference through turning into an innovator and attractive to well known tastes via fiction, drama, and poetry.Memoirs of the lifetime of Henriette-Sylvie de Moli?re, a semi autobiographical novel, portrays an enterprising lady who writes the tale of her lifestyles, a posh story that runs counter to social expectancies and novelistic conventions. A extraordinary paintings, the tale skillfully mixes genuine occasions from the author's existence with fictional adventures. At a time whilst few girls released, Villedieu's Memoirs is an important fulfillment in making a voice for the early glossy lady author. Produced whereas the French novel shape used to be nonetheless in its infancy, it may be welcomed via any student of women's writing or the early improvement of the unconventional.

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Download Tales of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table, by Various PDF

By Various

Book Description:

This is an unlimited choice of nice Arthurian literature: poetry, drama and essays, written after the most canon, mostly within the 18th via to the early twentieth centuries.

Table of Contents:

Publisher's Preface; Merlin, by means of John Veitch [1889]; On King Arthur's Round-table At Winchester, through Thomas Warton [1777]; The Grave Of King Arthur, via Thomas Warton [1777]; Knights Of King Arthur's court docket, by way of Jessie Weston [1896]; Sir Gawain And the fairway Knight, by means of Jessie L. Weston [1900]; The Sword Of Kingship, by means of Thomas Westwood [1866]; whilst Tristan Sailed, through Helen Hay Whitney [1907]; Merlin: A Drama In 3 Acts, through Lambert A. Wilmer [1827]; Ballad Of Sir Launcelot, by means of John Grosvenor Wilson [1886]; Excalibur, via John Grosvenor Wilson [1886]; Isolt on the Tomb Of Tristram, by way of John Grosvenor Wilson [1886]; Sir Palamides, by means of John Grosvenor Wilson [1886]; The dying Of Guinevere, by way of John Grosvenor Wilson [1886]; The Egyptian Maid Or The Romance Of The Water-lily, by way of William Wordsworth [1835]; The younger Knight, Or How Gareth gained His Spurs, by way of Rev. James Yeames; Sir Gawain And the golf green Knight: A Play, by means of The Reverend James Yeames [1911]; Time And The Witch vivien, by way of William Butler Yeats [1889]; Guenevere: A Play In 5 Acts, by means of Stark younger [1906]; The San-grail, by means of Ella younger [1920]; A tune That Trostan Made, through Ella younger [1922]; Trostan Made This, through Ella younger [1922]; The background Of That Holy Disciple Joseph Arimathea; Tom Thumbe, His lifestyles And dying, via nameless [1630]; The Temptation Of Arthur, by means of nameless [1870]; Six Ballads approximately King Arthur, by way of nameless [1881]

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Forgotten Books is a writer of historic writings, resembling: Philosophy, Classics, technological know-how, faith, Esoteric and Mythology. www.forgottenbooks.org

Forgotten Books is ready sharing info, no longer approximately being profitable. All books are priced at wholesale costs. we're additionally the single writer we all know of to print in huge sans-serif font, that's confirmed to make the textual content more straightforward to learn and placed much less pressure in your eyes.

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Download Die Verwirrungen des Zöglings Törless by Robert Musil PDF

By Robert Musil

ВЂћDie Verwirrungen des ZГ¶glings TГ¶rleß“ (1906) ist Robert Musils erster Roman, autobiografisch geprГ¤gt und die Geschichte eines heranwachsenden Beamtensohnes wГ¤hrend der Zeit der okay. u. ok. Monarchie erzГ¤hlend. Der junge TГ¶rleГџ wird von seinen Eltern auf ein katholisches Internat geschickt. Als dort sein MitschГјler Basini beim Diebstahl erwischt wird, nutzen zwei weitere SchГјler diese Gelegenheit und beginnen Basini Гјber lГ¤ngere Zeit physisch und psychisch zu quГ¤len. Auch TГ¶rleГџ kann sich der Faszination des Folterns nicht entziehen. Vor dem Hintergrund der gravierenden ErschГјtterungen in den Geistes- und Naturwissenschaften zu Beginn der „Moderne“ ist die PubertГ¤t das zentrale Motiv des Romans. Er stellt Musils Versuch dar, die KomplexitГ¤t im Erleben und Verhalten Heranwachsender zu literarisieren.

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Download Deutschstunde by Siegfried Lenz PDF

By Siegfried Lenz

This can be a copy of a publication released earlier than 1923. This publication can have occasional imperfections resembling lacking or blurred pages, negative images, errant marks, and so forth. that have been both a part of the unique artifact, or have been brought by way of the scanning method. We think this paintings is culturally vital, and regardless of the imperfections, have elected to deliver it again into print as a part of our carrying on with dedication to the protection of published works world wide. We savour your realizing of the imperfections within the protection procedure, and wish you get pleasure from this invaluable ebook.

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