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[Updated edition of: etext00/chldh10.txt] [Link: ] [Files: 2142.txt; 2142-h.htm] Thais, by Anatole France [Translator: Robert B. Douglas] [Updated edition of: etext00/thais10.txt] [Link: ] [Files: 2078.txt; 2078-h.htm] The Nabob, by Alphonse Daudet [Updated edition of: etext00/nabob10.txt] [Translator: W. Blaydes] [Link: ] [Files: 2077.txt; 2077-h.htm] An Old Town By The Sea, by Thomas Bailey Aldrich [Updated edition of: etext99/ldtwn10.txt] [Link: ] [Files: 1861.txt; 1861-8.txt; 1861-h.htm] War and the Future, by H. G. Wells [Updated edition of: etext99/wrftr10.txt] [Link: ] [Files: 1804.txt; 1804-h.htm] My Lady's Money, by Wilkie Collins [Updated edition of: etext99/mlmny10.txt] [Link: ] [Files: 1628.txt; 1628-h.htm] Miss or Mrs.?, by Wilkie Collins [Updated edition of: etext99/mioms10.txt] [Link: ] [Files: 1621.txt; 1621-h.htm] The Absentee, by Maria Edgeworth [Updated edition of: etext98/bsnte10.txt] [Link: ] [Files: 1473.txt; 1473-h.htm] No Name, by Wilkie Collins [Updated edition of: etext98/nname10.txt] [Link: ] [Files: 1438.txt; 1438-h.htm] A Treatise on Parents and Children, by George Bernard Shaw [Updated edition of: etext97/topac10.txt] [Link: ] [Files: 908.txt; 908-h.htm] Tono Bungay, by H. G. Wells [Updated edition of: etext96/tonob10.txt] [Link: ] [Files: 718.txt; 718-h.htm] The Kreutzer Sonata and Other Stories, by Leo Tolstoi Contents: 2078











Kreutzer Sonata Ivan The Fool A Lost Opportunity Polikushka The Candle [Updated edition of: etext96/krson10.txt] [Link: ] [Files: 689.txt; 689-h.htm] Phil the Fiddler, by Horatio Alger, Jr [Updated edition of: etext96/phidl10.txt] [Link: ] [Files: 671.txt; 671-h.htm] Paul the Peddler, by Horatio Alger, Jr [Updated edition of: etext96/ptped10.txt] [Subtitle: The Fortunes of a Young Street Merchant] [Link: ] [Files: 659.txt; 659-h.htm] Ponkapog Papers, by Thomas Bailey Aldrich [Updated edition of: etext96/pnkpg10.txt] [Link: ] [Files: 625.txt; 625-h.htm] Joe The Hotel Boy, by Horatio Alger Jr [Updated edition of: etext96/jothb10.txt] [Link: ] [Files: 528.txt; 528-h.htm] Ann Veronica, by H. G. Wells [Updated edition of: etext96/anver10.txt] [Link: ] [Files: 524.txt; 524-h.htm] The Shuttle, by Frances Hodgson Burnett [Updated edition of: etext96/tshutl10.txt] [Link: ] [Files: 506.txt; 506-h.htm] :: Please note the following additional changes, corrections, improvements: Correct Illustrator's name (Geldorp, not Geldrop): De Muis, by Wilhelm Busch [Subtitle: of de gestoorde nachtrust] [Illustrator: P van Geldorp] [Translator: Braga Jr.] [Language: Dutch] -=-=-=-=[ 17637 671






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Marjorie at Seacote, by Carolyn Wells [Link: ] [Files: 18035.txt; 18035-8.txt; 18035-h.htm; ] Les loups de Paris, by Jules Lermina


[Subtitle: II. Les assises rouges] [Language: French] [Link: ] [Files: 18034-8.txt; 18034-h.htm] The Boston Terrier and All About It, by Edward A. Axtell 18033 [Subtitle: A Practical, Scientific, and Up to Date Guide to the Breeding] [of the American Dog] [Link: ] [Files: 18033.txt; 18033-h.htm; ] The Canadian Commonwealth, by Agnes C. Laut [Link: ] [Files: 18032.txt; 18032-8.txt; ] 18032

A Dweller in Mesopotamia, by Donald Maxwell 18031 [Subtitle: Being the Adventures of an Official Artist in the Garden of Eden] [Link: ] [Files: 18031.txt; 18031-8.txt; 18031-h.htm; ] Tintta Jaakko, by Pietari Paivarinta [Subtitle: Kuvaelma kansan elamasta] [Language: Finnish] [Link: ] [Files: 18030-8.txt] Les derniers Iroquois, by Emile Chevalier [Language: French] [Link: ] [Files: 18029-8.txt; 18029-h.htm] Le chevalier d'Harmental, by Alexandre Dumas [Language: French] [Link: ] [Files: 18028-8.txt; 18028-h.htm] Les cotillons celebres, by Emile Gaboriau [Subtitle: Deuxieme Serie] [Language: French] [Link: ] [Files: 18027-8.txt; 18027-h.htm] Chronica de el-rei D. Affonso Henriques, by Duarte Galvao [Language: Portuguese] [Link: ] [Files: 18026-8.txt] The Story of Isaac Brock, by Walter R. Nursey [Subtitle: Hero, Defender and Saviour of Upper Canada, 1812] [Link: ] [Files: 18025.txt; 18025-8.txt; 18025-h.htm] Dictionnaire Argot-Franais, by Napoleon Hayard [Language: French] [Link: ] [Files: 18024-8.txt; 18024-h.htm] 18030







In het Oerwoud en bij de Kannibalen op de Nieuwe Hebriden, Felix Speiser 18023 [Subtitle: De Aarde en haar Volken, 1918] [Language: Dutch] [Link: ] [Files: 18023-8.txt; 18023-h.htm] Betty at Fort Blizzard, by Molly Elliot Seawell [Illus.: Edmund Frederick] [Link: ] [Files: 18022.txt; 18022-8.txt; 18022-h.htm; ] China and the Chinese, by Herbert Allen Giles [Link: ] [Files: 18021.txt; 18021-8.txt; 18021-0.txt; 18021-h.htm] The Wits and Beaux of Society, by Grace Wharton and Philip Wharton [Subtitle: Volume 1] [Link: ] [Files: 18020.txt; 18020-8.txt; 18020-h.htm] The Luckiest Girl in the School, by Angela Brazil [Illus.: Balliol Salmon] [Link: ] [Files: 18019.txt; 18019-8.txt; 18019-h.htm; ] The Free Press, by Hilaire Belloc [Link: ] [Files: 18018.txt; 18018-8.txt; 18018-h.htm; ] Om viljans frihet, by Frans von Scheele [Subtitle: Ett foredrag] [Language: Swedish] [Link: ] [Files: 18017-8.txt; 18017-h.htm] In Het Rijk van Vulcaan, by R. A. van Sandick [Subtitle: de Uitbarsting van Krakatau en Hare Gevolgen] [Language: Dutch] [Link: ] [Files: 18016-8.txt; 18016-h.htm] Jean-nu-pieds, Vol. I, by Albert Delpit [Subtitle: chronique de 1832] [Language: French] [Link: ] [Files: 18015-8.txt; 18015-0.txt] Pile et face, by Lucien Biart [Language: French] [Link: ] [Files: 18014-8.txt; 18014-0.txt] Representation of Deities of the Maya Manuscripts, by Paul Schellhas [Subtitle: Papers of the Peabody Museum of American Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University, Vol. 4, No. 1] [Tr.: Selma Wesselhoeft and A. M. Parker] [Link: ] [Files: 18013.txt; 18013-8.txt; 18013-h.htm; ] 18022










A.S.C.E. Transactions, Paper No. 1153, by E.B. Temple [Title: Transactions of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Vol. LXVIII, Sept. 1910] [Subtitle: Paper No. 1153, The New York Tunnel Extension of the Pennsylvania Railroad Meadows Division and Harrison Transfer Yard] [Link: ] [Files: 18012.txt; 18012-8.txt; 18012-h.htm] The Portion of Labor, by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman [Link: ] [Files: 18011.txt; 18011-8.txt; 18011-h.htm] Marie Gourdon, by Maud Ogilvy [Subtitle: A Romance of the Lower St. Lawrence] [Link: ] [Files: 18010.txt; 18010-8.txt; 18010-h.htm; ] Sagittulae, Random Verses, by E. W. Bowling [Link: ] [Files: 18009.txt; 18009-8.txt] L'Amuleto, by Neera [Language: Italian] [Link: ] [Files: 18008-8.txt] More Songs From Vagabondia, by Bliss Carman and Richard Hovey [Link: ] [Files: 18007.txt; 18007-8.txt; 18007-h.htm] Le Chevalier de Maison-Rouge, by Alexandre Dumas [Language: French] [Link: ] [Files: 18006-8.txt; 18006-h.htm] Los pazos de Ulloa, by Emilia Pardo Bazan [Language: Spanish] [Link: ] [Files: 18005-8.txt; 18005-h.htm] Told in a French Garden, by Mildred Aldrich [Subtitle: August, 1914] [Link: ] [Files: 18004.txt; 18004-8.txt; 18004-h.htm] La femme au collier de velours, by Alexandre Dumas [Language: French] [Link: ] [Files: 18003-8.txt; 18003-h.htm] A Canadian Heroine, Volume 1, by Mrs. Harry Coghill [Subtitle: A Novel] [Link: ] [Files: 18002.txt; 18002-8.txt; 18002-h.htm] The American Missionary, Volume 49, No. 4, April, 1895, by Various [Link: ]













[Files: 18001.txt; 18001-h.htm] The Chief Legatee, by Anna Katherine Green [Illus.: Frank T. Merrill] [Link: ] [Files: 17999.txt; 17999-8.txt; 17999-h.htm; ] Before the War, by Viscount Richard Burton Haldane [Link: ] [Files: 17998.txt; 17998-8.txt; 17998-h.htm; ] Contribution to Passamaquoddy Folk-Lore, by J. Walter Fewkes [Link: ] [Files: 17997.txt; 17997-8.txt; 17997-h.htm; ] Seven Against Thebes, by Aeschylus [Translator: Ioannis Gryparis] [Language: Greek] [Link: ] [Files: 17996-8.txt; 17996-0.txt; 17996-h.htm; 17996-pdf.pdf; 17996-rtf.rtf] (Note: Charset of 17996-8: windows-1253) Electra, by Euripides [Translator: Angelos Tanagras] [Language: Greek] [Link: ] [Files: 17995-8.txt; 17995-0.txt; 17995-h.htm; 17995-pdf.pdf] (Note: Charset of 17995-8.txt: windows-1253) Punch, Vol. 159, November 3, 1920, ed. by Sir Owen Seaman [Link: ] [Files: 17994.txt; 17994-8.txt; 17994-h.htm] Young Peoples' History of the War with Spain, by Prescott Holmes [Link: ] [Files: 17993.txt; 17993-8.txt; 17993-h.htm] Le comte de Monte-Cristo, Tome IV, by Alexandre Dumas [Language: French] [Link: ] [Files: 17992-8.txt; 17992-h.htm] Le comte de Monte-Cristo, Tome III, by Alexandre Dumas [Language: French] [Link: ] [Files: 17991-8.txt; 17991-h.htm] Le comte de Monte-Cristo, Tome II, by Alexandre Dumas [Language: French] [Link: ] [Files: 17990-8.txt; 17990-h.htm] Le comte de Monte-Cristo, Tome I, by Alexandre Dumas [Language: French] [Link: ] [Files: 17989-8.txt; 17989-h.htm] 17999











Grace Harlowe's First Year at Overton College, by Jessie Graham Flower [Link: ] [Files: 17988.txt; 17988-h.htm; ] The Mound Builders, by George Bryce [Link: ] [Files: 17987.txt; 17987-h.htm; ]



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