British & Irish
epub |eng | 2010-03-02 | Author:Susan Higginbotham [Higginbotham, Susan]

t h e s t o l e n C r o w n 1 8 9 “What do you think will happen to him?” “Execution.” He spoke as casually ...
( Category: British & Irish October 1,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 2017-10-09 | Author:Rebecca Boxall [Boxall, Rebecca]

Chapter Sixteen JERSEY, DECEMBER 1941 QUEENIE’S JOURNAL It’s not long until Christmas now and I’m feeling quite optimistic, despite the fact that I still haven’t heard from Albert. There have ...
( Category: British & Irish August 4,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-10-15 | Author:Arnold Bennett [Bennett, Arnold]

ii Edwin, looking curiously out of the carriage-window as the train from Plymouth entered Tavistock station early on the Monday, was surprised to perceive Harry Hesketh on the platform. While, ...
( Category: British & Irish March 27,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-12-09 | Author:Arnold Bennett [Bennett, Arnold]

II After dinner, in the drawing-room which had cost Irene Wheeler an extra flat, there was, during coffee, a certain amount of general dullness, slackness, and self-consciousness which demonstrated once ...
( Category: British & Irish March 27,2020 )
epub |eng | 2014-02-21 | Author:Charles Dickens [Dickens, Charles]

'We have rooms,' he said, 'at the Dragon, for the present. I have a fancy for the evening walk. The nights are dark just now; perhaps Mr Pinch would not ...
( Category: British & Irish March 20,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-06-16 | Author:Arnold Bennett

“You think so?” Miss Wheeler responded uncertainly. “I suppose it is . It’s a Gilbert. He gave it me. But do you really think it compares with this Barye? It ...
( Category: British & Irish March 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-02-28 | Author:Henry James [James, Henry]

( Category: British & Irish March 12,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-10 | Author:William Morris [Morris, William]

“How do you mean?” said I. “What could the Government have done? I often used to think that they would be helpless in such a crisis.” Said old Hammond: “Of ...
( Category: British & Irish March 11,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-08-05 | Author:Robert Browning, Elizabeth Barrett Browning [Browning, Robert, Browning, Elizabeth Barrett]

R.B. to E.B.B. Friday Morning. [Post-mark, July 25, 1845.] You would let me now, I dare say, call myself grateful to you—yet such is my jealousy in these matters—so do ...
( Category: Gothic & Romantic February 23,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-02-23 | Author:Rudyard Kipling [Kipling, Rudyard]

THE MALTESE CAT They had good reason to be proud, and better reason to be afraid, all twelve of them; for, though they had fought their way, game by game, ...
( Category: British & Irish February 25,2017 )
epub |eng | 2013-09-22 | Author:Edward Morgan Forster [Forster, Edward Morgan]

Chapter XIII: How Miss Bartlett’s Boiler Was So Tiresome How often had Lucy rehearsed this bow, this interview! But she had always rehearsed them indoors, and with certain accessories, which ...
( Category: British & Irish July 18,2016 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2015-12-07 | Author:George Orwell [Orwell, George]

Chapter 3 ‘There are three stages in your reintegration,’ said O’Brien. ‘There is learning, there is understanding, and there is acceptance. It is time for you to enter upon the ...
( Category: British & Irish June 27,2016 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2016-05-30 | Author:Gaiman, Neil

* * * This was written as the introduction to Kurt Busiek’s Astro City: Confession, 1999. The Batman story idea I talk about, that we came up with in the ...
( Category: British & Irish June 10,2016 )
epub |eng | 2014-05-17 | Author:Desmond MacHale

… The Professor asserts that the statement that I received the Reports of, and consulted with and arranged for, the requirements of every Professor is untrue. I have before me ...
( Category: British & Irish May 18,2016 )
epub |eng | 2012-10-05 | Author:John Ruskin [Ruskin, John]

CHAPTER VI THE CAMPO SANTO* 104. THE summer’s work of 1844, so far from advancing the design of ‘Modern Painters,’ had thrown me off it—first into fine botany, then into ...
( Category: Great Britain April 25,2016 )