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New-England Boy's Song About Thanksgiving Day, The

By: Lydia Maria Child

...volunteers bring you two different recordings of The New-England Boy’s Song About Thanksgiving Day , by Lydia Maria Child, to celebrate Thanksgiving, 2006. This was the weekly poetry project for the week of November 19th, 2006....

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Letter to Lydia Maria Child

By: James R. Bradley; C. Peter Ripley, Editor
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Freedmen's Book, The

By: Lydia Maria Child

...Lydia Maria Child, an American abolitionist, compiled this collection of short stories and poems by former slaves and noted activists as an inspiration to freed slaves. In her dedication to the freedmen, she urges those who c...

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Lydia is gone this many a year

By: Lizette Woodworth Reese

...volunteers bring you 17 recordings of 'Lydia is gone this many a year' by Lizette Woodworth Reese. This was the Fortnightly Poetry project for May 8th, 2010....

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Rivals, The

By: Richard Brinsley Sheridan

... Wealthy, fashionable people went there to take the waters, which were believed to have healing properties. The plot centres on the two young lovers, Lydia and Jack. Lydia, who reads a lot of popular novels of the time, wants a purely romantic love affair. To court her, Jack pretends to be Ensign Beverley, a poor officer. Lydia is enthralled with the idea of eloping with a...

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Mortaumal

By: Rigby Taylor

... Miss Bussty 50 Brawl 51 Perdita’s present 52 Stefan 53 Perdita Perdue 54 Talking and thinking about it 55 Lydia Sees Mortaumal 56 Procuring the Stuff 57 Sweet Revenge 58 An Unwelcome Offer 59 Exiting 60 The Runner 61 Flight 62 Rescue 63 Hale’s Place 64 Acrobatics ...

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Expedition of Humphry Clinker, The

By: Tobias Smollett

...ted in the form of letters written by six different characters: Matthew Bramble, a Welsh Squire; his sister Tabitha; their niece and nephew, Jery and Lydia Melford; Tabitha's maid Winifred Jenkins; and Lydia's suitor, Wilson. Much of the comedy arises from differences in the descriptions of the same events by different participants. Attributions of motives and descriptions...

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Lili'Uokalani

By: Ruby Hasegawa Lowe

...his was not so. The High Chiefess Kina?u, who gave Lili?u her name, was the one with the sore eye. Besides Lili?u Kamaka?eha, her Christian name was Lydia, a name given her at her baptism. It was not until years later that she was called Lili?uokalani....

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Spoon River Anthology

By: Edgar Lee Masters

.......................................................................... 23 Lydia Puckett ................................................................ ......................................................................... 118 Lydia Humphrey ............................................................... ...anite pedestal Bearing the words, “Pro Patria.” What do they mean, anyway? Lydia Puckett KNOWLT HOHEIMER ran away to the war The day before Curl Trena... ...a terror came over me: Perhaps I had alienated God by cursing him. One day Lydia Humphrey brought me a bouquet And it occurred to me to try to make fr... ...ld nor power Can ease the longing of the soul, The loneliness of the soul! Lydia Humphrey BACK and forth, back and forth, to and from the church, With...

..................................................................................................................................................... 23 Lydia Puckett .............................................................................................................................................................. 23 Frank Drummer ......................................

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Address to Free Colored Americans, An

By: An Anti-Slavery Convention of American Women

... 1837. Members at the Convention came from all walks of life and included such prominent women as Mary Parker, Lucretia Mott, the Grimke sisters, and Lydia Maria Child. One outcome of this important event was a statement of the organization’s role in the abolitionist movement as expressed in AN ADDRESS TO FREE COLORED AMERICANS, which begins: “The sympathy we feel for our ...

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Listen with Your Heart

By: Barbara Scott

...tood and walked toward the woman who had entered from the library. “Hello, Lydia.” Helene’s mother set her lips in the grim, straight line that w... ... on the doorstep, with not a word exchanged between them since the telegram Lydia had sent to him in the hospital: Arrangements made. Burial in B... ...n the hospital: Arrangements made. Burial in Boston Monday. Sympathies, Lydia. “Daniel. You look well enough.” Lydia turned her cheek toward ... ... a formidable task to perform, dreaded not for the hurt his news might cause Lydia, but for the repercussions it might have on Morgan. Lydia Bennett... ...op horse, “Good boy. Good boy.” Daniel smiled and angled his body between Lydia and Ronan to block his gestures from her view. “Now,” Lydia said,... ...ed and abandoned. Daniel went to her and put an arm around her shoulder. “Lydia, I know of no easy way to tell you this. May I present Morgan Gabl... ...rickly as the last.” Without greeting or further acknowledgment of Morgan, Lydia stalked over to Ronan and took him by the hand. “Come, child, lik... ...ee. He ran to Daniel who picked him up, smiling. “On the contrary, Madame Lydia, my son has apparently decided to tend to his father. And I’ll th... ...h.” With the air of queenly disdain that was a constant part of her nature, Lydia mounted the stairs. The sweep of her skirts caught the discarded ...

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The Baobab that Opened Its Heart

By: Rav Michael Laitman

...BN 978-1-897448-53-3 Authors: Crystlle Medansky, Shoshana Glizerina, Lydia Hora, Meira Levi, Debbie Sirt, Marina Fateeva Copy Editor: Clai... ...py, too! Apago PDF Enhancer 21 The Seagull Who Wanted to Be a Turtle By Lydia Hora O ne bright summer day, a family of seagulls flew across the sun... ...would remain perfect forever. Apago PDF Enhancer 39 A Special Treasure By Lydia Hora and Marina Fateeva I n a grove of maple trees at the edge of a s...

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The Path of Splitness

By: Indrek Pringi

...was the mother of all Greek Myth. The Greeks stole this myth from an earlier Lydian Myth, and made it sacred. They made the concept of insane riche... ...g against dies out. And the conflicting accounts of the fate of the King of Lydia: either burned at the stake, or allowed to live and by his evil ... ... culture: destroyed by the success of Cyrus and his evil advisor: the King of Lydia. The Delphic Oracle he sent gold to: betraying him, the oracle at... ... humanity; not individually, but as an entire species. Who was the King of Lydia? He was the King of Liars. He was the cunning evil wormtoungue ... ...form of human existence possible. What was the life philosophy of the King of Lydia? It can be found in his name: LYDIA Lie: Y (Why) Destructive... ...ie: Y (Why) Destructive? I, A Reason. Why are lies destructive? I King of Lydia, King of all lying Destructive liars: am a living example of why... ...y life and spoken cunning lies all my life. My life: the life of the King of Lydia; was a complete destructive lie, it was a destructive of ease and... ...y make you do nothing. They prevent you from acting. The reason the King of Lydia lost the war against Cyrus was because he listened to lies, he wa...

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Essays

By: Michel Eyquem de Montaigne

...ery neere unto the price of his kingdome. Tot Galatæ, tot Pontus est, tot Lydia numnis -- CLAUD. in Eutrop. 1. i. 20, 3 Forsomuch let Galatia go, ...

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Pride and Prejudice

By: Jane Austen

...nd I am sure she is not half so handsome as Jane, nor half so good humoured as Lydia. But you are always giving her the preference.” “They have none o... ... making new acquaintance every day; but for your sakes, we would do any thing. Lydia, my love, though you are the youngest, I dare say Mr. Bingley wil... ...gest, I dare say Mr. Bingley will dance with you at the next ball.” “Oh!” said Lydia stoutly, “I am not afraid; for though I am the youngest, I’m the ... ... Bingley as the most accomplished girl in the neighbourhood; and Catherine and Lydia had been fortunate enough to be never without partners, which was... ...lliner’s shop just over the way. The two youngest of the family, Catherine and Lydia, were particularly frequent in these attentions; their minds were... ..., but I am now convinced.” Catherine was disconcerted, and made no answer; but Lydia, with perfect in difference, continued to express her admiration... ...y becoming the other night at Sir William’s in his regimentals.” “Mama,” cried Lydia, “my aunt says that Colonel Forster and Captain Carter do not go ... ...ne with the officers. Yours ever, “CAROLINE BINGLEY.” “With the officers!” cried Lydia. “I wonder my aunt did not tell us of that.” “Dining out,” said M... ...what is required.” “We will go as far as Meryton with you,” said Catherine and Lydia. — Eliza beth accepted their company, and the three young ladies...

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Pride and Prejudice

By: Jane Austen

... am sure she is not half so handsome as Jane, nor half so good-humoured as Lydia. But you are al- ways giving her the preference.” “They have none of ... ...ing new acquaintances every day; but for your sakes, we would do anything. Lydia, my love, though you ARE the youngest, I dare say Mr. Bingley will da... ..., I dare say Mr. Bingley will dance with you at the next ball.” “Oh!” said Lydia stoutly, “I am not afraid; for though I am the youngest, I’m the tall... ...gley as the most accomplished girl in the neighbourhood; and Catherine and Lydia had been fortunate enough never to be without partners, which was all... ...er’s shop just over the way. The two youngest of the family, Catherine and Lydia, were particularly frequent in these attentions; their minds were mor... ...t I am now convinced.” Catherine was disconcerted, and made no answer; but Lydia, with perfect indifference, continued to express her admiration of Ca... ...oming the other night at Sir William’s in his regimentals.” “Mamma,” cried Lydia, “my aunt says that Colonel Forster and Captain Carter do not go so o... ...ever, “Caroline Bingley” “With the officers!” cried Lydia. “I wonder my aunt did not tell us of that.” “Dining out,” said Mrs. ... ... is required.” “We will go as far as Meryton with you,” said Catherine and Lydia. Elizabeth accepted their company, and the three young ladies set off...

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Adam Bede

By: George Eliot

... of her gown, and something to make her handkerchief smell nice, like Miss Lydia Donnithorne’s when she drew it out at church; and not to be obliged t... ...his angriest moods for any harm to happen to his grandfather; and his Aunt Lydia herself had the benefit of that soft- heartedness which he bore towar... ...t down her hair, and make herself look like that picture of a lady in Miss Lydia Donnithorne’s dressing-room. It was soon done, and the dark hyacinthi... ... with feathers in her hair, and her dress sweep- ing the ground, like Miss Lydia and Lady Dacey, when she saw them going into the dining-room one even... ...e round window in the lobby; only she should not be old and ugly like Miss Lydia, or all the same thickness like Lady Dacey, but very pretty, with her... ...ta, there was a crimson altar- cloth, embroidered with golden rays by Miss Lydia’s own hand. But even without the crimson cloth, the effect must have ... ...ted glances at the bowing and curtsying con- gregation; then she knew Miss Lydia was passing, and though Hetty liked so much to look at her fashionabl... ...k bonnet and the lady’s maid’s beautiful straw hat that had once been Miss Lydia’s, and then the powdered heads of the butler and footman. No, he was ... ...Donnithorne rubbing his spec- tacles with his white handkerchief, and Miss Lydia opening the large gilt-edged prayer-book. The chill disappointment wa...

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The Acts of the Apostles

By: Various

...nd spake unto the women which resorted thither. 14 And a certain woman named Lydia, a seller of purple, of the city of Thyatira, which worshipped God,... ... the city. 40 And they went out of the prison, and entered into the house of Lydia: and when they had seen the brethren, they comforted them, and dep...

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The Tragedy of Antony and Cleopatra

By: William Shakespeare

...e, Extended Asia from Euphrates; His conquering banner shook from Syria To Lydia and to Ionia; Whilst MARK ANTONY: Antony, thou wouldst say, Messen... ...to her He gave the stablishment of Egypt; made her Of lower Syria, Cyprus, Lydia, Absolute queen. MECAENAS: This in the public eye? OCT...

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Typhoon

By: Joseph Conrad

...e to stay for good. Under the same roof there dwelt also a daughter called Lydia and a son, Tom. These two were but slightly acquainted with their fat... ...on the swing. People couldn’t pass, men stood aside waiting patiently, and Lydia was absorbed in poking the end of her parasol between the stone flags...

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