World Library  

Search Results (1,076 titles)

Searched over 3.4 Billion pages in 0.72 seconds

Federated Media Type
 
hawaii stories (X) New York; Charles Scribner's Sons (X)

       
1
|
2
|
3
|
4
|
5
Records: 1 - 20 of 1,076 - Pages: 
book cover
Title:   Hawaii; Scenes and Impressions
Author:   Gerould, Katharine Fullerton, 1879-1944
Publisher:   New York; Charles Scribner's Sons
Language:   English
Date:   1916
Subjects:   Molokai (Hawaii), Hawaii -- Description and Travel, Hawaii
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000795477
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (200)
 
Description Details
Honolulu: the melting-pot.- By-ways in Hawaii.- Kalaupapa: the leper settlement on Molokai
 
Full Text Search Details
...LLERTON GEROULD CONQinSTADOR VALIANT DUST MODES AND MORALS A CHANGE OF AIR HAWAII : Scanes and Impressions VAIN OBLATIONS THE GREAT TRADITION CHARLES ... ...nd Impressions VAIN OBLATIONS THE GREAT TRADITION CHARLES SCRIBNER'S SONS HAWAII SCENES AND IMPRESSIONS HAWAII SCENES AND IMPRESSIONS BY KATHARINE... ... TO G. H. G. 846466 PREFACE Of all the books that have been written on Hawaii, the pages that follow consti- tute the least pretentious. Mine, ind... ...o recall one jarring note or one unlucky tint. The remembered sweetness of Hawaiian voices has haunted each sentence as it was written; palms should d... ...himself, I can claim one virtue. The half is not [viii] PREFACE told; and Hawaii waits with open arms, under the Southern Cross, to give more than I ... ...nd streets and stultifies the fine situa- tion of many a Western town. Two stories and sometimes three; scamped porches set about with jig-saw decorat...
 
book cover
Title:   Princeton Stories
Author:   Williams, Jesse Lynch, 1871-1929
Publisher:   New York; Charles Scribner's Sons
Language:   English
Date:   1895
Subjects:   College stories, Fiction, Novelists
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001817940
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (3)
 
Full Text Search Details
...llection World Public Library.org SEVENTH EDITION Title: PRINCETON STORIES, SEVENTH EDITION Author: JESSE LYNCH WILLIAMS Language: English Su... ...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...... ...es and dangle them before the eyes of another. It is only in certain short stories that such absurdities are performed by reserved young men. Lawrence... ...e room became quiet and someone turned down the lights and they told ghost stories, which frightened the prep. Theywoundup the evening bytrooping down... ... from Two Hemispheres. Square i2mo, $i.oo. Ilka on the Hill Top, and Other Stories. Square lamo, $1.00. Queen Titania. Square i2mo, $i.oa Social Strug...
 
book cover
Title:   Piccino, And Other Child Stories
Author:   Burnett, Frances Hodgson, 1849-1924; Birch, Reginald Bathurst, 1856-1943, Illustrator
Publisher:   New York; Charles Scribner's Sons
Language:   English
Date:   1894
Subjects:   Short stories, Children, Literature
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001153354
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (3)
 
Description Details
Short stories ; Children
 
Full Text Search Details
...NETT Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org CHILD STORIES Title: PICCINO AND OTHER CHILD STORIES Author: FRANCES HODGSON... ...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...ldLibrary.net MRS. BURNETTS FAMOUS JU1/ENILES. DIGGING), AND OTHER CHILD STORIES. 1 SQUARE 8vo, $1.50. " The history of Piccino's ' two days ' is as... ...s Mediterranean a study rather than a story of child-life. . . . The other stories in the book have the charm of their predecessor in material and man... ..." LOUISE CHANDLER MOULTON. G IOVANNI AND THE OTHER. CHILDREN WHO HAVE MADE STORIES. SQUARE 8^0, $1.50. Four of these stories, sad, sweet andtouched wi... ...e about little Italian waifs who crept into the author's heart. Two of the stories are of incidents in the lives of Mrs. Bur- nett's own boys; and the...
 
book cover
Title:   Giovanni and the Other
Author:   Burnett, Frances Hodgson, 1849-1924; Birch, Reginald Bathurst, 1856-1943, Illustrator
Publisher:   New York; Charles Scribner's Sons
Language:   English
Date:   1892
Subjects:   Short stories, American, Stories, Literature
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000341091
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (200)
 
Full Text Search Details
...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...URNETT'S FAMOUS JUVENILES. G IOVANNI AND THE OTHER. CHILDREN WHO HAVE MADE STORIES. SQUARE 8vo, $1.50. In this aw ruinmf <</ stories for young readers... ...t thereby attaching to thtse charming portraits of child life. Four of the stories, sad, sweet and touched with delicate humor, arc about little Itali... ...out little Italian iva ; fs who crept into the author''s heart. Two of the stories are t>f incidents in the lives of Mrs. Burnetts own boys ; and the ... ...r. Birch's illustrations portray the heroes and heroines of Mrs. Burnett's stories with a clear insight into the beauty of character, as well as grace... ... better by it,"- LOUISE CHANDLER MOULTON. ITTLE SAINT ELIZABETH, AND OTHER STORIES. SQUARE 8vo, $1.50. " The pretty tale has for its heroine a little ...
 
book cover
Title:   South-Sea Idyls
Author:   Stoddard, Charles Warren, 1843-1909
Publisher:   New York; Charles Scribner's Sons
Language:   English
Date:   1892
Subjects:   Pacific Coast, Hawaii -- Description and travel, Travel
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001289476
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (3)
 
Full Text Search Details
...ut I recovered myself in time to observe the admirable system adopted by the Hawaiian Government for the protection of its un fortunate people. I used... ...auna Kea, and folds of shadow were drap ing the sea-washed eastern cliffs of Hawaii, as Felix and I endeavored to persuade our fagged steeds that they... ...had been done before. Even there I thought with infinite satisfaction of the Hawaiian woman who swam for forty hours in such a sea, with an aged and h... ...r is but one of the sorrows of a South-Sea showman. THE HOUSE OF THE SUN MY Hawaiian oracle, Kahele, having posed him self in compact and chubby grac... ... bonus to head our little caravan at once, though it goes sorely against the Hawaiian grain to make up a mind inside of three days. Kahele managed the... ... the monoto nous recital of his adventures by flood and field. Like most sea-stories, his narratives were ever fresh, as though they had been stowed a...
 
book cover
Title:   Cornell Stories
Author:   Sanderson, James Gardner
Publisher:   New York; Charles Scribner's Sons
Language:   English
Date:   1898
Subjects:  
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000407989
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (132)
 
Full Text Search Details
...lassic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: CORNELL STORIES Author: JAMES GARDNER SANDERSON Language: English Subject: Ficti... ....html). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved... ...... ...121 ONE WHO DIDN'T 185 ONE WHO DID 205 THE ELDER Miss ARCHLEN 225 Cornell Stories THE WOOING OF MELVILLE R. CORYDON J. E. THORPE, R. T., RHO TAU LO... ...was making fun of St. Paul's. He laughed, until his cheeks ached, at Blake's stories and imitations. He listened, with bated breath, to Torresdale's d... ...rma tion, to be of somewhat speedy tendencies, was regaled that morning with stories of a more or less questionable character, and tales of swift expe... ...rom England, men from Scotland, men from Japan, men from Spain, men from the Hawaiian Islands, men from almost everywhere, who had earnestly, flippant...
 
book cover
Title:   The Adventures of a Freshman
Author:   Williams, Jesse Lynch, 1871-1929
Publisher:   New York; Charles Scribner's Sons
Language:   English
Date:   1899
Subjects:   College stories, Fiction, Novelists
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000285134
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (118)
 
Full Text Search Details
....html). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved... ...BOOKS BY JESSE LYNCH WILLIAMS PUBLISHED BY CHARLES SCRIBNER S SONS Princeton Stories (1895). 12mo . . net $1.00 The Adventures of a Freshman (1899). I... ...ated by FletcherRansom. 12mo net $1.25 The Stolen Story, and Other Newspaper Stories (1899). Illustrated by A. I. Keller. 12mo net $1.25 New York Sket... ...Stolen Story.") 12mo net $1.25 The Girl and the Game, and Other College Stories (1908). Illustrated by W. T. Smedley, Henry Hutt, and others. 12m... ...e ADVENTURES OF A FRESHMAN By JESSE LYNCH WILLIAMS Author of "Princeton Stories" and "The Stolen Story and other Newspaper Stories * CH... ... ever read." New Orleans Picayune. The Stolen Story And Other Newspaper Stories Illustrated. 12mo. $1.25 net " Told in a compressed, rapid s...
 
book cover
Title:   South-Sea Idyls
Author:   Stoddard, Charles Warren, 1843-1909
Publisher:   New York; Charles Scribner's Sons
Language:   English
Date:   1897
Subjects:   Hawaii -- Description and travel, Oceania -- Description and travel, Travel
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001289474
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (3)
 
Full Text Search Details
...ut I recovered myself in time to observe tbe admirable system adopted by the Hawaiian Government for the protection of its un- fortunate people. I use... ...una Kea, and folds of shadow were drap- ing the sea-washed eastern cliffs of Hawaii, as Felix and I endeavored to persuade our fagged steeds that they... ...had been done before. Even there I thought with infinite satisfaction of the Hawaiian woman who swam for forty hours in such a sea, with an aged and h... ...r is but one of the sorrows of a South-Sea showman. THE HOUSE OF THE SUN MY Hawaiian oracle, Kahele, having posed him- self in compact and chubby gra... ... bonus to head our little caravan at once, though it goes sorely against the Hawaiian grain to make up a mind inside of three days. Kahule managed the... ...the monoto- nous recital of his adventures by flood and field. Like most sea-stories, his narratives were ever fresh, as though they had been stowed a...
 
book cover
Title:   The Life of Jesus for Young People
Author:   Forbush, William Byron, 1868-1927
Publisher:   New York; Charles Scribner's Sons
Language:   English
Date:   1917
Subjects:   Jesus Christ, Christanity, Bible stories
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001012588
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (3)
 
Full Text Search Details
...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...esus the sacred sentences, but they also explained them by the fascinating stories of Jewish history. The schoolhouse or church was a plain, whitewash... ...his was Jesus' spelling-book, arith- metic and geography. It contained the stories of His country's heroes, the histories of His nation's wars, and th... ...ter day until they could recite word for word all the olden laws, then the stories, Copyright by J. J. Tissot. Courtesy of the Tissot Picture Society... ... and He learned to sympathize with a house-builder, of whom He told in His stories, who started a house without having money enough to finish it, or w... ...'s prayer, for it asks for bread for the coming day. The persons of Jesus' stories are mostly poor. Lazarus JESUS REFERS TO HIS TRADE 31 is a disease...
 
book cover
Title:   Jesus Christ before His Ministry
Author:   Stapfer, Edmond Louis, 1844-1908
Publisher:   New York; Charles Scribner's Sons
Language:   English
Date:   1896
Subjects:   Jesus Christ, Christanity, Bible stories
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001026766
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (3)
 
Full Text Search Details
...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...thing to subtract ; and the deep poetry which breathes in these marvellous stories defies all criticism. VI PREFACE To touch them is to spoil them. M... ...he triumph of national independence. Jesus early knew all these marvellous stories of the Old Testament. The commandments of Jehovah, his promises, hi... ...acquainted BEFORE HIS MINISTRY 81 with the history of his people, and the stories in the Mosaic books became very familiar to him, the Creation, the ... ...o be an inward battle, from which he was to come off conqueror. The Gospel stories l have brought down to us its sublime and magnificent echo. For ind...
 
book cover
Title:   The Carpenter and His Kingdom
Author:   Irvine, Alexander, 1863-1941
Publisher:   New York; Charles Scribner's Sons
Language:   English
Date:   1922
Subjects:   Jesus Christ, Christanity, Bible stories
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001016521
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (3)
 
Full Text Search Details
...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ... turn away from the learned dis- cussions of the theologians to the simple stories Jesus told. The story of the prodigal and his father, the cen- turi... ... no place in our times. We never tire of Him, the world never tires of His stories, illustrating life. The influence of Jesus is so potent in the twen... ...the other hand the dullest mind could remember a story. They were all such stories as the hearers would repeat at home and discuss in the market place... ... sat with my race and listened to a foul, impure stream of the most vulgar stories. Fifty yards away sat the blackmen singing the songs of a slave rac... ...ren. All are equally dear to Him. He drives this home by the most charming stories of large-hearted men. Heshowshowthe strength ofGod isdemonstrated i...
 
book cover
Title:   What Jesus Read : His Dependence and Independence
Author:   Walker, Thomas, 1881
Publisher:   New York; Charles Scribner's Sons
Language:   English
Date:   1925
Subjects:   Jesus Christ, Christanity, Bible stories
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001029191
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (3)
 
Full Text Search Details
...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ... blessed immortality. He showed himself to have been well- acquainted with stories of the first parents, and what the devilwas supposed to have done f... ...e following, also, may be considered as other evidence of his fondness for stories about Joseph. Benjamin says to his sons, " He that hath a pure mind...
 
book cover
Title:   Jesus' Principles of Living
Author:   Kent, Charles Foster, 1867-1925; Jenks, Jeremiah Whipple, 1856-1929
Publisher:   New York; Charles Scribner's Sons
Language:   English
Date:   1927
Subjects:   Jesus Christ, Christanity, Bible stories
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001018261
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (3)
 
Full Text Search Details
...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...irect form of teaching? What do you regard as the greatest of Jesus' short stories? What is the relative value of preaching and teaching to-day? VI. P... ...ly with their fellows. Feasts and banquets figure prominently in the short stories or parables that Jesus told to illustrate his teachings. Even the t...
 
book cover
Title:   African Adventure Stories
Author:   Loring, John Alden, 1872
Publisher:   New York; Charles Scribner's Sons
Language:   English
Date:   1914
Subjects:   Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919, Hunting -- Africa, East, Presidents -- United States
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000546626
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (118)
 
Full Text Search Details
...ALDEN LORING Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org STORIES Title: AFRICAN ADVENTURE STORIES Author: J. ALDEN LORING Lan... ....html). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved... ...... ...ween the experi- ences in which he records fact, and those in which he tells stories merely founded on fact. THEODORE ROOSEVELT. OYSTER BAT, N. Y., Se... ...frica without having at least one thrilling adventure. The majority of these stories are literally true. They are the experiences of the various membe... ...l viii PREFACE To the publishers of the following magazines, in which these stories have previously appeared, my thanks are due for the privilege of ...
 
book cover
Title:   Primitive Love and Love-Stories.
Author:   Finck, Henry Theophilus, 1854-1926
Publisher:   New York; Charles Scribner's Sons
Language:   English
Date:   1899
Subjects:   Love, Emotions, Psychology
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001153777
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (3)
 
Full Text Search Details
...K Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org AND LOVE-STORIES Title: PRIMITIVE LOVE AND LOVE-STORIES Author: HENRY T. FINCK ... ...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...... ...N AND MOROCCO. $1.25. LOTOS-TIME IN JAPAN. $1.75. PRIMITIVE LOVE AND LOVE-STORIES- BY HENRY T. FINCK it AUTHOR OF " ROMANTIC LOVE AND PERSONAL BEAUTY... ...tition of that procedure I have adorned these pages with a number of love- stories, adding critical comments wherever called for. These stories, I bel... ...Cannibal Bargain, 513 The Handsome Chiefs, 514 Honeymoon in ^a Cave, 515 A Hawaiian Cave- Story, 516 Is this Romantic Love? 520 Vagaries of Hawaiian F... ...- Story, 516 Is this Romantic Love? 520 Vagaries of Hawaiian Fondness, 521 Hawaiian Morals, 522 The Helen of Hawaii, 524 Intercepted Love-Letters, 525... ...he wield a club ? Will she poise a spear ? " But it was among the women of Hawaii that the motives of infanticide reached their climax of frivolity. T... ...gives a graphic description (1878) of the nude female surf swimmers in the Hawaiian Islands. Nor is this indifference to nudity manifested only by the...
 
book cover
Title:   The Jew, And Other Stories
Author:   Turgenev, Ivan Sergeevich, 1818-1883; Hapgood, Isabel Florence, 1850-1928, Translator
Publisher:   New York; Charles Scribner's Sons
Language:   English
Date:   1904
Subjects:  
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000893371
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (3)
 
Full Text Search Details
...erature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE JEW AND OTHER STORIES Author: ISABEL F. HAPGOOD Language: English Subject: Fiction, Li... ....html). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved... ...... ...s." .... I remember that I could not listen without a shudder to his cynical stories. .... Kolosoff one day compared him to an unswept room in a Russi...
 
book cover
Title:   The Governor, And Other Stories
Author:   Hibbard, George A. (George Abiah), 1858-1928
Publisher:   New York; Charles Scribner's Sons
Language:   English
Date:   1892
Subjects:  
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000286371
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (200)
 
Full Text Search Details
...BARD Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org OTHER STORIES Title: THE GOVERNOR AND OTHER STORIES Author: GEORGE A. HIBBAR... ...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...... ...OVER SERI1 PARTIAL ANNOUNCEMENT OF NEW VOLUMES FOR THE GOVERNOR, AND OTHER STORIES. By GEC A. HlEBARD, A volume of six entertaining stories by an auth... ...mes of Series already issued, see third pa$ cover. THE GOVERNOR AND OTHER STORIES THE GOVERNOR AND OTHER STORIES BY GEORGE A.lHIBBARD NEW YORK CHARL... ...ES FROM TWO HEMISPHERES. (Sq. I2mo, $1.00) ILKA ON THE HILL TOP, and Other Stories. (Sq. I2mo, $1.00) QUEEN TITANIA (Sq. I2mo, $1.00). " Mr. Boye...
 
book cover
Title:   Gallegher, And Other Stories
Author:   Davis, Richard Harding, 1864-1916
Publisher:   New York; Charles Scribner's Sons
Language:   English
Date:   1917
Subjects:  
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000264286
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (118)
 
Full Text Search Details
...AVIS Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org OTHER STORIES Title: GALLEGHER AND OTHER STORIES Author: RICHARD HARDING DA... ...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...... ...itor. THE NOVELS AND STORIES OF RICHARD HARDING DAVIS GALLEGHER AND OTHER STORIES BY RICHARD HARDING DAVIS; WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY E. L. BURLINGAME ... ...nged and rechanged that night, is an old story to those who listen to such stories; and those who do not will be glad to be spared the telling of it. ... ...h only a night- 42 GALLEGHER watchman s light in the lowest of their many stories, began to take the place of the gloomy farm-houses and gaunt trees ...
 
book cover
Title:   Gallegher and Other Stories
Author:   Davis, Richard Harding, 1864-1916
Publisher:   New York; Charles Scribner's Sons
Language:   English
Date:   1904
Subjects:  
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000264291
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (200)
 
Full Text Search Details
...AVIS Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org OTHER STORIES Title: GALLEGHER AND OTHER STORIES Author: RICHARD HARDING DAV... ...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...... ...nged and rechanged that night, is an old story to those who listen to such stories; and those who do not will be glad to be spared the telling of it. ... ... factories, with only a night-watchman s light in the lowest of their many stories, began to take the place of the gloomy farm-houses and gaunt trees ... ...e was not in the least frightened. The bishop had listened to many strange stories, to many confessions, in this same study, and had learned to take t...
 
book cover
Title:   My Dark Companions : And Their Strange Stories
Author:   Stanley, Henry M. (Henry Morton), 1841-1904
Publisher:   New York; Charles Scribner's Sons
Language:   English
Date:   1893
Subjects:  
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001026752
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
Average Rating:   (3)
 
Full Text Search Details
... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org THEIR STRANGE STORIES Title: MY DARK COMPANIONS AND THEIR STRANGE STORIES Author: HE... ...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...APPROACHED FROM TREE TO TREE. See p. 51. MY DARK COMPANIONS THEIR STRANGE STORIES HENRY M. STANLEY, D.C.L., Etc. AUTHOR OF " IN DARKEST AFRICA," " HO... ...ustom of gathering around the camp fire, and entertaining one another with stories, began in 1875, after Sabadu, a page of King Mtesa, had astonished ... ...approach and listen, unless fatigue or illness prevented them. Many of the stories related were naturally of little value, having neither novelty nor ... ...d in many cases, especially where the Zanzi- baris were the narrators, the stories were mere importations from Asia ; while others, again, were mere m...
 
       
1
|
2
|
3
|
4
|
5
Records: 1 - 20 of 1,076 - Pages: 
 
 





Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Hawaii eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.