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Mosses from an Old Manse

By: Nathaniel Hawthorne

...th its aspect. Even had the story of Drowne’s wooden image ended here, its celebrity might have been prolonged for many years by the reminiscences of ...

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The Odyssey of Homer

By: Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744

...titude to Phemius, who had given him both sustenance and instruction.” His celebrity continued to increase, and many persons ad vised him to visit Gr...

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Neutrosophic Dialogues

By: Florentin Smarandache

...ical thinking in engineering. I answered that if the logics come from the celebrity, how can one escape or surpass the constraints of the celebrity? ...

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Just Me

By: Pearl White

...Perhaps the first memoir written by a film celebrity, Pearl White's Just Me gives a first-person account of the actress' rise to stardom. White guides us through her early childhood, her development as a performer, and finally to her breakout role in The Perils of Pau...

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A Second Home

By: Honoré de Balzac

...ortu- nately for me,” replied the Comte de Granville. “A physician of your celebrity must know that at that age a man is still hale and strong.” “Then...

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Abbeychurch or Self-Control and Self-Conceit

By: Charlotte Mary Yonge

...’ ‘Why, Anne,’ said her brother, ‘I thought you would be charmed with your celebrity.’ ‘But where have you seen it, Rupert?’ said Anne; ‘poor Lizzie, ...

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Theological Essays and Other Papers

By: Thomas de Quincey

... King Otho’s army that these fair Aracovites have been chiefly raised into celebrity. We cannot immediately find the passage in Mr. Mure’s book relati...

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The Secret Agent

By: Joseph Conrad

...hat sort scrupulousness was a misplaced and even an illegal sentiment. The celebrity bestowed upon Michaelis on his release two years ago by some emot...

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Bleak House

By: Charles Dickens

... twice a week and where the chair is filled by a gentleman of professional celebrity, faced by Little Swills, the comic vocalist, who hopes (according... ...s. Piper compare opinions on the subject of the young lady of professional celebrity who assists at the Harmonic Meetings and who has a space to herse...

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Night and Day

By: Virginia Woolf

...er forty, the only consolation being that Mr. Fortescue was a considerable celebrity, so that to- morrow one might be glad to have met him. 5 Virgini...

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Barchester Towers

By: Anthony Trollope

...commented upon; and thus, in a small sort of way, he had become a literary celebrity. This public life had great charms 301 Anthony Trollope for him,...

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The Portrait of a Lady

By: Henry James

...ong his ac- quaintance and rarely enjoyed the pleasure of buttonhol- ing a celebrity; a state of things which appeared to Miss Stackpole to indicate a...

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The Ambassadors

By: Henry James

... spection of a small picture suspended near the door of the room. The high celebrity in question had just come in, apparently in search of Mademoisell...

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Dombey and Son

By: Charles Dickens

... had but yesterday, as one might say , subsided into private life from the celebrity of the elope- ment and the events that followed it; and now he wa...

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The Path of Splitness

By: Indrek Pringi

...ts that happened. Whether it reports on a local sausage-eating contest, on a celebrity divorce. Whatever it reports. It is telling millions and b... ...fter a consumer has practiced choosing which movie star to idolize, and which celebrity to dislike: choosing which person to like or dislike becomes... ...status; of being the most famous TV afternoon idol in America. A world famous celebrity. And yet this person was so envious of a few lucky families... ...find 10,000 readers per printer to make that printer famous, well known and a celebrity. 500 million people buying and selling goods on the intern...

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A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court

By: Mark Twain

...was a brave fellow, and had done mighty feats of arms in his time. His chief celebrity rested upon the events of an excursion like this one of mine, ... ...referred to was Sir Ossaise of Surluse, a brave knight, and of considerable celebrity on account of his hav ing tried conclusions in a tournament on... ...n. By and by we went to see one of the supremely great ones. He was a mighty celebrity; his fame had penetrated all Christendom; the noble and the ren... ...igures in the air and on the floor, — the regular thing, you know. He was a celebrity from Asia — so he said, and that was enough. That sort of evide...

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Cousin Betty

By: Honoré de Balzac

...han a second edition of Fabert. V enal beauty, if it finds no amateurs, no celebrity, no cross of dishonor earned by squandering men’s fortunes, is Co... ...s in talking themselves out, and are con- tent with a sort of drawing-room celebrity. Steinbock, emu- lating these emasculated but charming men, grew ...

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Don Juan

By: George Byron

...of nature? The glasses jingled, and the palates tingled; The diners of celebrity dined well; The ladies with more moderation mingled In th...

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Madame Bovary

By: Gustave Flaubert

...not, as a forlorn hope, send for Monsieur Canivet of Neufchatel, who was a celebrity. A doctor of medicine, fifty years of age, enjoying a good positi... ...herself for him. He had deserted her for other women, and this sentimental celebrity did not fail to enhance his artistic reputation. The diplomatic m... ...boluses, infusions, lotions, and potions, that would bear far and wide his celebrity . No one in the world set foot there, and he respected it so, tha...

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The Forged Coupon, And Other Stories and Dramas

By: Leo Tolstoy, Graf

...f young writers came to the surface, counting among them names of European celebrity, such as Dostoevsky, Nekrassov, and Saltykov. Unhappily the reign...

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Little Dorrit

By: Charles Dickens

... Mrs Plornish was particularly ingenious in this art; and attained so much celebrity for saying ‘Me ope you leg well soon,’ that it was considered in ... ...ve measured them as within a few hours easy reach. Mountain-peaks of great celebrity in the valleys, whence no trace of their existence was visible so...

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Life of Johnson

By: James Boswell

... Trinity Col- lege, Dublin, but did not then give much prom- ise of future celebrity. He, however, observed to Mr. Malone, that ‘though he made no gre...

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Bride of Lammermoor

By: Sir Walter Scott

... critic traced their fame up to some 13 Sir Walter Scott name of literary celebrity, and the question when, and by whom, these tales were written fil... ...k Tinto, would be suf- ficient to warn me against seeking happiness in the celebrity which attaches itself to a successful cultivator of the fine arts... ...ic, he ought rather to congratulate him- self upon the augmentation of his celebrity to which its pub- lic exhibition must necessarily give rise. “Y o...

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Middlemarch

By: George Eliot

... remark was taken up by Mr. Chichely, a middle- aged bachelor and coursing celebrity, who had a complexion something like an Easter egg, a few hairs c... ...the range of London in- trigues, jealousies, and social truckling, and win celebrity, how- ever slowly, as Jenner had done, by the independent value o... ...pellmeister in a country which offers more plentiful conditions of musical celebrity. Rosamond, with the executant’s instinct, had seized his manner o... ... the morrow and drive with them. Will could not omit Thorwaldsen, a living celebrity about whom even Mr. Casaubon inquired, but before the day was far... ...out doubt he would leave Middlemarch, go to town, and make himself fit for celebrity by “eating his dinners.” But not immediately: not until some kind...

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The History of the Thirty Years' War in Germany

By: Friedrich Schiller

...greater despots than Ferdinand II., yet he alone has had the unfor- tunate celebrity of kindling a thirty years’ war; but to produce its lamentable co...

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War and Peace

By: Leo Tolstoy, Graf

...h soft features and polished manners, who evidently consid- ered himself a celebrity but out of politeness modestly placed himself at the disposal of ...

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The 9/11 Commission Report Final Report of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States

By: Thomas H. Kean

...raq invaded Kuwait. Bin Ladin, whose efforts in Afghanistan had earned him celebrity and respect, proposed to the Saudi monarchy that he summon mujahi...

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Memories and Portraits

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

...ffrey, Horner, Benjamin Constant, Robert Emmet, and many a legal and local celebrity besides. By an accident, variously explained, it has its rooms in...

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