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Robert Andrews - 1993 - 1092 pages
|11 Personally, I can't see why it would be any less romantic to find a husband in a |
nice four-color catalogue than in the ... 17 You know I won't turn over a new leaf I
am -so obstinate, but then I am no less obstinate in being your affectionate ...
|He was the man who stole the wallet and put it in my trunk to incriminate me. ... |
JAKE AMSDEN TURNS oven A NEw LEAF. ... No, squire," answered Jake. "
What then ?" "Ithou ht you might like a guide, considerin this is your first visit to ...
He would hardly have known Jake, so much had his appearance suffered from
habitual intemperance. ... It's all over now. ... ''I am offered employment,"answered
Jake, " but my health won't allow me to do hard work, so I gave my chance to
|It's humiliating if you fail and commonplace if you succeed. - Hampton, |
Christopher You know I won't turn over a new leaf I am so obstinate, but then I am
no less obstinate in being your affectionate Husband. - Hogarth, William Those
men are ...
|And, then, the pegtop sleeves were worth looking at ; they puffed out so |
handsomely, and gave such an elegant sweep ... adorned with a long-haired,'
weak — very weak — moustache; and the loose, flabby cheeks hanging down
over the ... as he hastily replied — " Of course not ; but you see she was telling
me the other day that, if I did not renew my own linen, ... Now, Mabel dear, you
hear Mr. Denham, and must consequently acknowledge that, if 1 despise this old
creature, I am not ...
|In this tale the Peerybingle and Plummer families find themselves at odds with crotchety toymaker Mr. Tackleton, who hates children as much as he hates making toys.|
|This Broadview edition includes a wide variety of contextualizing documents, including portions of Morris’s essays, lectures, and journalism; excerpts from precursor utopian texts; writings on Bloody Sunday, art, work, and revolution; and ...|
|An abridged version of the story complete with vocabulary and comprehension checks for beginning readers.|
|Noah, his curly black dog of indistinguishable breed, rose from the cement stoop |
and followed him through the yard to the pasture ... Toward noon of the next day,
So- phronia and Silver stood together on the crest of the gentle ridge that
supported the new farmstead. ... "She won't approve of me neither, then — I'm
Jim's sister. ... "Well, there's no use tryin' to hide what you'll find out for yourself
anyhow, sooner or later. ... His jaw was obstinate, but his mouth was
|His novel Heart of Darkness (1902), perhaps his best known and most influential work, narrates a literal journey to the center of the African jungle. This novel inspired the acclaimed motion picture Apocalypse Now.|