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Title:   The Second Part of Henry the Sixth
Author:   William Shakespeare
Publisher:   Djvu Editions Classic Literature
Language:   English
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...Excerpt: The Second Part of Henry the Sixth with the Death of the Good Duke Humfrey; Actus Primus -- Scoena Prima -- Flourish of Trumpets: Then Hoboyes. Enter King, Duke Humfrey, Salisbury, Warwicke, and Beau-ford on the one side. The Queene, Suffolk...
 
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Table of Contents: The second Part of Henry the Sixt, 1 -- Actus Primus. Scoena Prima., 1
 
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...The second Part of Henry the Sixt, with the death of the Good Duke HVMFREY. by WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE Based on the Folio Tex... ... the Good Duke HVMFREY. by WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE Based on the Folio Text of 1623 DjVu Editions E-books ' 2001, Global Language Resources, Inc.... ... To your most gracious hands, that are the Substance 21 Of that great Shadow I did represent: 22 The happiest Gift, that euer Marques... ...oule, 30 If Simpathy of Loue vnite our thoughts. 31 Queen. Great King of England, & my gracious Lord, 32 The mutuall conference ... ... Excepting none but good Duke Humfrey. 202 And Brother Yorke, thy Acts in Ireland, 203 In bringing them to ciuill Discipline: 204 T... ...s the Fashions in the Court of England? 430 Is this the Gouernment of Britaines Ile? 431 And this the Royaltie of Albions King? 432 Wh... ... Enter a Herald. 1247 Her. I summon your Grace to his Maiesties Parliament, 1248 Holden at Bury, the first of this next Moneth. 1249 ... ...olke, 1293 Yorke, Buckingham, Salisbury, and Warwicke, 1294 to the Parliament. 1295 King. I muse my Lord of Gloster is not come: 1296... ...s did, 1817 When he to madding Dido would vnfold 1818 His Fathers Acts, commenc’d in burning Troy. 1819 Am I not witcht like her? Or thou...
 
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Title:   The New Machiavelli
Author:   H. G. Wells
Publisher:   Penn State University's Electronic Classics
Language:   English
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Subjects:   Fiction, Literature, Literature & drama
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...CS SERIES PUBLICATION The New Machiavelli by H. G. Wells is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University. This Portable Document file is furnis... ...sity. This Portable Document file is furnished free and without any charge of any kind. Any per- son using this document file, for any purpose, and in... ...es enough in expressing the complex thing I have to tell, but it has added greatly to my trouble that I have a great analogue, that a certain Niccolo ... ...mind, very much as I have wanted to do. He wrote about the relation of the great constructive spirit in politics to individual character and weaknesse... ...u with all the changes how to get from any station to any station in Great Britain by the nearest and cheapest routes… . 80 The New Machiavelli Codge... ...of an accurately transposed French Revolution. We rebuilt London by Act of Parliament, and once in a mood of hygienic enterprise we transferred its po... ...ng on down that winding road, talking of politics and parties and bills of parliament and all sorts of dessicated things. That road seemed to me to wi... ...g torrent—with water pressure as his only source of power. My thoughts and acts were habitually turned to that enterprise; it gave shape and direction... ...ip unconsciously from level to level and produce all sorts of inconsistent acts. In a sense I had no illusions about Marga- ret; in a sense my concept...
 
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Title:   Vailima Letters
Author:   Robert Louis Stevenson
Publisher:   Penn State University's Electronic Classics
Language:   English
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Subjects:   Fiction, Literature, Literature & drama
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... Vailima Letters by Robert Louis Stevens... ... Vailima Letters by Robert Louis Stevenson is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University. This Portable Document file is furnished free and... ...whom I have not called on since my return; received by that mild old gentleman; have some interesting talk with him about Samoan superstitions and my ... ... there crossed by fallen trees; huge trees overhead in the sun, dripping lianas and tufted with orchids, tree ferns, ferns depending with air roots fr... ...g to two civilisations having been face to face throughout—or rather Roman civilisation face to face with our ancient barbaric life and government, do... ...the truth. The world must return some day to the word duty, and be done with the word reward. There are no rewards, and plenty duties. And the sooner ... ...e had some business impediment—I am even now wait- ing a deputation of chiefs about the road—and my pre- cious morning was shattered by a polite old s... ...litics are on the full job again, and we don’t know what is to come next. I think the whole treaty RAJ seems quite played out!They have taken to bribi... ...he way. Could we ever stand Europe again? did she appreciate that if we were in London, we should be actually jostled in the street? and there was nob...
 
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Title:   Moby-Dick or the Whale
Author:   Herman Melville
Publisher:   Djvu Editions Classic Literature
Language:   English
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... and brain; I see him now. He was ever dusting his old lexicons and grammars, with a queer handkerchief, mockingly embellished with all the gay flags of all the known nations of the world. He loved to dust his old grammars; it somehow mildly reminded him of his mortality....
 
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...Table of Contents: Etymology, 1 -- Extracts, 3 -- 1 Loomings, 15 -- 2 The Carpet-Bag, 20 -- 3 The Spouter-Inn, 24 -- 4 The Counterpane, 36 -- 5 Breakfast, 40 -- 6 The Street, 42 -- 7 The Chapel, 45 -- 8 The Pulpit, 48 -- 9 The Serm...
 
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...Moby Dick or The Whale HERMAN MELVILLE 1851 IN TOKEN OF MY ADMIRATION FOR HIS GENIUS, This book is Inscribed TO NATHANIEL HAWTHO... .... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 176 42 The Whiteness of the Whale . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 184 43 Hark! . . . . .... ...Battering Ram . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 327 77 The Great Heidelburgh Tun . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 329 78 Cister... ... there, ye shall strike unsplinterable glasses! Extracts “And God created great whales.” Genesis. “Leviathan maketh a path to shine after him; One wo... ... pray, sir, what in the world is equal to it?” Edmund Burke’s reference in Parliament to the Nantucket Whale Fishery. “Spain —— a great whale stranded... ...n, pushed on and opened a second, interior door. It seemed the great Black Parliament sitting in Tophet. A hundred black faces turned round in their r... ...wn some score or two of families from our own island of Nantucket? Why did Britain between the years 1750 and 1788 pay to her whalemen in bounties upw... ...d that, if the sperm whale, once struck, is allowed time to rally, he then acts, not so often with blind rage, as with wilful, deliberate designs of d... ...ing flukes. First: Being horizontal in its posi tion, the Leviathan’s tail acts in a different manner from the tails of all other sea creatures. It ne...
 
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Title:   Democracy in America
Author:   Alexis de Tocqueville
Publisher:   Penn State University's Electronic Classics
Language:   English
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...Excerpt: In the eleven years that separated the Declaration of the Independence of the United States from the completion of that act in the ordination of our written Constitution, the great minds of America were bent upon the study of the principles of government that were essential t...
 
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... One and Two by Alexis de Tocqueville, trans. Henry Reeve is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University. This Portable Document file is furnis... ...sity. This Portable Document file is furnished free and without any charge of any kind. Any person using this document file, for any purpose, and in a... ... completion of that act in the ordination of our written Constitution, the great minds of America were bent upon the study of the prin- ciples of gove... ... were essential to the preservation of the liberties which had been won at great cost and with heroic labors and sacrifices. Their studies were conduc... ...ereof do enact, constitute and frame such just and equal laws, ordinances, acts, constitutions, and officers, from time to time, as shall be thought m... ...hem are the various charters granted by the King of England, and the first acts of the local governments. See also the analysis of all these charters ... ...e imperfectly known in Europe, and not completely triumphant even in Great Britain, in the seven- teenth century – were all recognized and determined ... ...public affairs of chance, but by a chance which recurs every day. When the Parliament of Paris remonstrated, or refused to enregister an edict, or whe... ...e to introduce monarchy, were hostile to France and under the influence of Britain; that they were a paper nobility, whose extreme sensibility at ever...
 
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Title:   An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations
Author:   Adam Smith
Publisher:   Penn State University's Electronic Classics
Language:   English
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Excerpt: An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith.
 
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...Contents INTRODUCTION AND PLAN OF THE WORK .......................................................................... 8 BOOK I OF THE CAUSES OF IMPROVEMENT IN THE PRODUCTIVE POWERS OF LABOUR, AND OF THE ORDER ACCORDING TO WHICH ITS PRODUCE IS NATURALLY DIS...
 
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...AN INQUIRY INTO THE NATURE AND CAUSES OF THE WEALTH OF NATIONS by Adam Smith A PENN STATE ELECTRONIC CLASSICS SER... ...CTRONIC CLASSICS SERIES PUBLICATION An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations by Adam Smith is a publication of the Pennsylvania... ...cording, therefore, as this produce, or what is purchased with it, bears a greater or smaller proportion to the number of those who are to consume it,... ...ld beasts. Among civilized and thriving nations, on the contrary, though a great number of people do not labour at all, many of whom consume the produ... ... till the time of Edward III nor any copper till that of James I. of Great Britain. In England, therefore, and for the same reason, I believe, in all ... ...e had for them. Even before the late reformation of the gold coin of Great Britain, the gold, that part of it at least which circu- lated in London an... ...t, their combinations, while it prohibits those of the workmen. We have no acts of parliament against combining to lower the price of work, but many a... ... combinations, while it prohibits those of the workmen. We have no acts of parliament against combining to lower the price of work, but many against c... ...ation of notice in writing, is very seldom obtained; and the design of the acts is not so much for 119 Adam Smith gaining of settlements, as for the ...
 
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Title:   Theological Essays and Other Papers
Author:   Thomas de Quincey
Publisher:   Penn State University's Electronic Classics
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...Contents SECESSION FROM THE CHURCH OF SCOTLAND ................................................................ 4 TOILETTE OF THE HEBREW LADY........................................................................................ 43 CHARLEMAGNE...................
 
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...THEOLOGICAL ESSAYS AND OTHER PAPERS By THOMAS DE QUINCEY AUTHOR OF CONFESSIONS OF AN ENGLISH OPIUM-EATER, ETC. ETC. IN TWO VOLUMES. V V V V... ... Essays and Other Papers: Volume Two by Thomas de Quincey is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University. This Portable Document file is furnis... ...O SCO SCO SCOTL TL TL TL TLAND AND AND AND AND 1844 1844 1844 1844 1844 A GREAT REVOLUTION has taken place in Scotland. A greater has been threatened... ...r to stifle a conflagration once thoroughly kindled. That must depend in a great degree upon the favorable aspect of events yet in the rear. Meantime ... ...what agencies and influence? III. What were the immediate results of these acts? IV . What are the remote results yet to be apprehended? I. First, the... ...h a parish clergyman is created, subdivides itself into several successive acts. The ini- tial act belongs to the patron of the benefice: he must ‘pre... ...ages by law. What law? The law as laid down in Lord Aberdeen’s late Act of Parliament. This statement should, historically speaking, have found itself... ...the place for explaining to the reader that irreconcilable dispute amongst Parliamentary lawyers as to the question whether Lord Aberdeen’s bill were ... ...our captive’s charms— Her arts victorious triumphed o’er our arms; Britain to soft refinements less a foe, Wit grew polite, and numbers le...
 
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Title:   Life of Johnson
Author:   James Boswell
Publisher:   Penn State University's Electronic Classics
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...Preface: In making this abridgement of Boswell?s Life of Johnson I have omitted most of Boswell?s criticisms, comments, and notes, all of Johnson?s opinions in legal cases, most of the letters, and parts of the conversation dealing with matters which were of gr...
 
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...Grosvenor Osgood A Penn State Electronic Classics Series Publication Life of Johnson by James Boswell, abridged and edited with an introduction by Ch... ...d edited with an introduction by Charles Grosvenor Osgood is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University. This Portable Docu- ment file is furn... ... letters, and parts of the conversation dealing with matters which were of greater importance in Boswell’s day than now. I have kept in mind an old ha... ...t in art. Boswell is primarily the artist, and he has cre- ated one of the great masterpieces of the world.* He created nothing else, though his head ... ... a dog Hervey, I shall love him.’ He told me he had now written only three acts of his Irene, and that he retired for some time to lodgings at Greenwi... ...ow to have been done by him in this way, was the Debates in both houses of Parliament, under the name of ‘The Senate of Lilliput,’ sometimes with feig... ...years 1745 and 1746, those years which were marked by a civil war in Great-Britain, when a rash attempt was made to restore the House of Stuart to the... ...old me, six amanuenses; and let it be remem- bered by the natives of North-Britain, to whom he is supposed to have been so hostile, that five of them ... ... they lived, and was ever ready 70 Boswell’s Life of Johnson to shew them acts of kindness. He for a consid- erable time used to frequent the Green R...
 
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Title:   Narrative and Miscellaneous Papers
Author:   Thomas de Quincey
Publisher:   Penn State University's Electronic Classics
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........................ 76 KATE?S PASSAGE OVER THE ANDES ................................................................................... 102 FLIGHT OF A TARTAR TRIBE.................................................................................................. 140 Volume Two ................................................................. 189 SYSTEM OF THE HEAVENS AS...
 
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... Narrative and Miscellaneous Papers by Thomas de Quincey is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University. This Portable Document file is furnis... ...sity. This Portable Document file is furnished free and without any charge of any kind. Any person using this document file, for any purpose, and in a... ... THE HOUSEHOLD WRECK WRECK WRECK WRECK WRECK ‘TO BE WEAK,’ we need not the great archangel’s voice to tell us, ‘is to be miserable.’ All weakness is s... ...nation, make many ruins in each particular day. ‘Babylon in ruins,’ says a great author, ‘is not so sad a sight as a human soul overthrown by lunacy.’... ... least culpable of the set into which accident had thrown him, as regarded acts and probable intentions; and as re- garded palliations from childish y... ...eavenly freight because your earthly freight is lost; and miss not, by any acts of wild and presumptuous despair, that final reunion with your Agnes, ... ... the reader as merely Pa- gan. Not at all. In England, at the close of the Parliamentary war, it was generally argued—that Providence had decided the ... ... as anything beyond a great idea, unless he can prove a residence in Great Britain. One sole case he cites of a din- ner on the Elbe, when a particula... ...f action, i.e., a good ground of war, against Jersey, on the part of Great Britain, since, besides the atrocious injury inflicted, this unprincipled l...
 
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Title:   The Voyage of the Beagle
Author:   Charles Darwin
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Excerpt: The Voyage of the Beagle by Charles Darwin.
 
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...AGLE by Charles Darwin A PENN STATE ELECTRONIC CLASSICS SERIES The Voyage of the Beagle by Charles Darwin is a publication of the Pennsylvania State ... ...sity. This Portable Document file is furnished free and without any charge of any kind. Any person using this document file, for any purpose, and in a... ... from the southern parts of America will be given by Dr. J. Hooker, in his great work on the Botany of the Southern Hemisphere. The Flora of the Galap... ...ibed my cryptogamic plants. I shall have the pleasure of acknowledging the great assistance which I have received from several other naturalists, in t... ...estate, I was very nearly be- ing an eye-witness to one of those atrocious acts which can only take place in a slave country. Owing to a quarrel and a... ...nds with its head downwards near the centre of the web. When disturbed, it acts differently according to circumstances: if there is a thicket be- low,... ...ely said that the amount of vegetation supported at any one time* by Great Britain, exceeds, perhaps even tenfold, the quantity on an equal area, in t... ... in the United Prov- inces of La Plata than in the United Kingdom of Great Britain. These gentlemen have learned to like power, and do not object to a... ...of wild useful Plants — Temperance of the Inhabitants —Their moral state — Parliament convened — New Zealand — Bay of Islands — Hippahs — Excursion to...
 
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Title:   Redgauntlet
Author:   Sir Walter Scott
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...ssics Series Publication Redgauntlet by Sir Walter Scott is a publication of the Pennsylvania State University. This Por- table Document file is furn... ...ty. This Por- table Document file is furnished free and without any charge of any kind. Any person using this document file, for any purpose, and in a... ...subse- quent life of a man who, in his youth, showed himself so capable of great undertakings; and, without the painful task of tracing his course far... ... what was alleged had been just, had the best right to com- plain. Far the greater number of those unfortunate gentle- men suffered with the most dign... ...r hopes for more important successes, when the whole nonjuring interest of Britain, identified as it then was with great part of the landed gentlemen,... ...o purchase a peace become necessary to the kingdom, was reduced to gratify Britain by prohibiting the residence of Charles within any part of the Fren... ...on grown country gentlemen with bouncing brocards of law. [The Hall of the Parliament House of Edinburgh was, in former days, divided into two unequal... ...the Iron Mask. I hesitated a moment whether I should, so far submit to the acts of oppression designed against me as to assume this disguise, which wa... ...hese Misses Arthurets feed the hungry, and clothe the naked, and such-like acts—which my poor father used to say were filthy rags, but he dressed hims...
 
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Title:   Moby Dick; Or the Whale
Author:   Herman Melville
Publisher:   Penn State University's Electronic Classics
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...s Publication Moby Dick; or The Whale by Herman Melville is a publication of the Pennsylvania State Uni- versity. This Portable Document file is furn... ...sity. This Portable Document file is furnished free and without any charge of any kind. Any person using this document file, for any purpose, and in a... ...—there, ye shall strike unsplinterable glasses! EXTRACTS. “And God created great whales.” —Genesis. “Leviathan maketh a path to shine after him; One w... ...n Melville think the deep to be hoary.” —Job. “Now the Lord had prepared a great fish to swallow up Jonah.” —Jonah. “There go the ships; there is that... ...ray, sir, what in the world is equal to it?” —Edmund Burke’ s Reference in Parliament to the Nantucket Whale- Fishery. “Spain—a great whale stranded o... ...n, pushed on and opened a second, interior door. It seemed the great Black Parliament sitting in Tophet. A hundred black faces turned round in their r... ...wn some score or two of families from our own island of Nantucket? Why did Britain between the years 1750 and 1788 pay to her whalemen in bounties upw... ...d that, if the sperm whale, once struck, is allowed time to rally, he then acts, not so often with blind rage, as with wilful, deliberate designs of d... ...king flukes. First: Being horizontal in its position, the Leviathan’s tail acts in a different manner from the tails of all other sea creatures. It ne...
 
       
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