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A Tramp Abroad

By: Mark Twain

...is Portable Document file is furnished free and without any charge of any kind. Any person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way d... ...e of them, and as such is a part of the Pennsylvania State University’s Electronic Classics Series. Cover design: Jim Manis, (photo of Twain in the l... ...he carpetway clear. Nobody moved or spoke any more but only waited. In a short time the shrill piping of a coming train was heard, and immediately gro... ...e lofty Neckar hills to their beguiling and im- pressive charm in any country; but German legends and fairy tales have given these an added charm. The... ...for himself whether he will work or play; for German university life is a very free life; it seems to have no re- straints. The student does not live ... ...arp pain the hurts were inflicting. This was good fortitude, indeed. Such endur- ance is to be expected in savages and prize-fighters, for they are bo... ...nce. The cellar had two feet of stagnant water in it, and was bottomed with six inches of soft mud. But I wander from the point. It was the subject of... ... tan-yard a fortnight before his death. The fifty dollars had gone promptly for whiskey and had considerably hurried up the change of ownership in the... ...ould be so divinely beautiful. The great crowd which the “Fremersberg” had called out was another evidence that it was low-grade music; for only the f...

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Life of John Coleridge Patteson : Missionary Bishop of the Melanesian Islands

By: Charlotte Mary Yonge

...y person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the Pennsylvania State University nor Jim M... ...wn opinions; being quite convinced that not only should a biographer never at- tempt either to twist or conceal the sentiments of the sub- ject, but t... ...Norfolk family, and was born at Coney Weston, on February 11, 1790. He was educated at Eton, and there formed more than one friendship, which not only... ...ly, and was born at Coney Weston, on February 11, 1790. He was educated at Eton, and there formed more than one friendship, which not only lasted thro... ...ionate association to be handed on to succeeding generations. The thorough Etonian impress, with all that it involved, was of no small account in his ... ... in his life, as well as in that of his son. The elder John Patteson was a colleger, and passed on to King’s College, Cambridge, whence, in 1813, he c... ...arnest wish to be a clergyman, because he thought saying the Absolution to people must make them so happy, ‘a belief he must have gleaned from his Pra... ...ng out to found a church, and then to die neglected and forgotten. All the people burst out crying, he was so very much beloved by his parishioners. H... ...tone through life, and became apparent in his sermons when he addressed an educated audience. Here is a letter to his eldest sister: ‘The weather has ...

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The Soul of a Bishop

By: H. G. Wells

...y person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the Pennsylvania State Uni- versity nor Jim... ...was inaudible. Behind him the little rufous man with the big eyes twitched at his robe and offered suggestions. And behind these two clustered a great... ...hanical ex- pert of some sort, a railway peer, geniuses, hairy and Celtic, people of no clearly definable position, but all quite unequal to the task ... ...h and reality. London had not disillusioned him. It was a strange waste of people, it made him feel like a mis- sionary in infidel parts, but it was a... ...ings have gone further than that. She seems to think—that she is not being educated properly here, that she ought to go to a College. As if we were ke... ...nk—that she is not being educated properly here, that she ought to go to a College. As if we were keeping things from her….” The bishop reconsidered h... ...ixteen hundred or two thousand five hun- dred years ago…. the increasingly educated and practical- minded working classes will not come to church, wee... ... not know that her own eldest son, a dark, romantic-looking youngster from Eton, had also come to the theological stage of development. She did how- e... ...ned to? Why for instance must you insist on the T rinity?” “Yes,” said the Eton boy explosively, and flushed darkly to find he had spoken. “Here is a ...

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David Copperfield Volume One Chapters One through Twenty-Eight

By: Charles Dickens

...y person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the Pennsylvania State University nor Jim M... ...the reader little, perhaps, to know, how sorrowfully the pen is laid down at the close of a two-years imaginative task; or how an Author feels as if... ... in the newspapers, at the low price of fifteen guineas. Whether sea-going people were short of money about that time, or were short of faith and pref... ... t cry! said Miss Betsey. You were not equally matched, child if any two people can be equally matched and so I asked the question. You were an orph... ... upon the desk, and was re- lieving himself as usual with a burst of skel- etons, said he didn t care. Mr. Mell was ill-used. Who has ill-used him, y... ...er I need not recall when. And how do you get on, and where are you being educated, Brooks? said Mr. Quinion. He had put his hand upon my shoulder, ... .... Murdstone. He is at home at present, said the latter. He is not being educated anywhere. I don t know what to do with him. He is a difficult subj... ...of punch with an air of great enjoyment and satisfaction, and whistled the College Hornpipe. I did not fail to assure him that I would store these pre... ...le tune on his chin as he walked on, with the two forefingers of his skel- eton right hand, he added: There are expressions, you see, Master Copperfi...

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The Great Stone Face : And Other Tales of the White Mountains

By: Nathaniel Hawthorne

...y person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the Pennsylvania State University nor Jim M... ...a boy is born whose features gradually assume the aspect of that portrait. At some critical juncture the resemblance is found to be perfect. A prophec... ... spacious that it con tained many thousand inhabitants. Some of these good people dwelt in log huts, with the black forest all around them, on the ste... ...in short, were numerous, and of many modes of life. But all of them, grown people and children, had a kind of famil 6 TheGreatStone Face iarity with... ...ad disappeared before his death, leaving nothing of him but a living skel eton, covered over with a wrinkled, yellow skin. Since the melting away of ... ...t world, beyond the limits of the valley in which he had dwelt so quietly. College professors, and even the active men of cities, came from far to see... ...ay intrude. But this evening a prophetic sympathy impelled the refined and educated youth to pour out his heart before the simple mountaineers, and co...

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The Professor

By: Charlotte Brontë

...y person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the Pennsylvania State University nor Jim M... ...d and redundant composition, and come to prefer what was plain and homely. At the same time I had adopted a set of principles on the subject of incide... ...n old school acquaintance:— “Dear Charles, “I think when you and I were at Eton together, we were neither of us what could be called popular character... ... choose to listen, how the world has wagged with me. “First, after leaving Eton, I had an interview with my ma- ternal uncles, Lord Tynedale and the H... ...trial. What can you do? Do you know anything besides that useless trash of college learning—Greek, Latin, and so forth?” “I have studied mathematics.”... ...of respect to the peerage, oppose at every step the advancing power of the people, support your rotten order, and be ready for its sake to wade knee-d... ...y it if you dare.” “Oh, I shall not deny it! And if Hunsden hounded on the people to hiss you, he did quite right. You deserve popular execration; for... ... Isles, where Juanna had been born and whence she was sent to Europe to be educated. I wonder that any one, looking at that girl’s head and counte- na... ...nly wanted firmness, and assurance, to be the counterpart of what any well-educated lady in Essex or Middlesex might have enounced, yet the speaker or...

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The Deputy of Arcis

By: Honoré de Balzac

...y person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the Pennsylvania State University nor Jim M... ... the theatre of the events here related. The arrondissement of Arcis votes at Bar-sur-Aube, which is forty miles from Arcis; consequently there is no ... ...ing the T error to the famous Malin de l’Aube, the repre- sentative of the people, in order to hold possession of the estate of Gondreville. [See “ An... ...arles Keller,—a par- liamentary arrangement which renders the elect of the people subject to re-election. When Simon Giguet sounded the old notary Gre... ...ur oblivi- ous friend was willing to agree that he studied with you at the college of T ours and also that hew as the same Monsieur Dorlange who, in 1... ...week two news (to use the schoolboy phrase of my son Armand) en- tered the college of Tours. One had a charming face, the other would have been though... ...rom which issued an enormous shirt-frill of point d’Angleterre, this skel- eton had cheeks covered with a thick layer of rouge which heightened still ... ...rewd in business, Laurent Goussard, whose niece Mother Marie-des-Anges had educated gratu- itously, seemed to pique himself on the great liberality of... ...ygne, without paying a visit to Mother Marie-des-Anges, who in former days educated her daughter Berthe, now the Duchesse Georges de Maufrigneuse. But...

...he provinces, it is proper to state that the town of Arcis-sur-Aube was not the theatre of the events here related. The arrondissement of Arcis votes at Bar-sur-Aube, which is forty miles from Arcis; consequently there is no deputy from Arcis in the Chamber....

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Vanity Fair

By: William Makepeace Thackeray

...y person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the Pennsylvania State University nor Jim M... ...lia, for the first time, and with exceeding shyness and timidity, presided at what George called her own table. George pooh-poohed the wine and bullie... ... to take measures for the preparing of a mag- nificent ornamented tea. All people have their ways of express- ing kindness, and it seemed to Mrs. Sedl... ...ith men of fashion and ladies of note, on their way to Brussels and Ghent. People were going not so much to a war as to a fash- ionable tour. The news... ...ever endure them, because they are not pretty!” Those unfortunate and well-educated women made themselves heard from the neighbouring drawing-room, wh... ... the inestimable polish which is gained by living in a fast set at a small college, and contracting debts, and being rusticated, and being plucked. He... ...at the very least—and then there are the splendid dinners, the two boys at Eton, the prize governess and masters for the girls, the trip abroad, or to... ...as an edifying one to strangers. They were so cheerful, so loving, so well-educated, so simple! Martha painted flowers exquisitely and furnished half ... ...which he had travelled so many a time, when he and Pitt were boys going to Eton. At Mudbury a carriage and a pair of horses received them, with a coac...

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Scenes and Characters Or, Eighteen Months at Beechcroft

By: Charlotte Mary Yonge

...Scenes and Characters Or, Eighteen Months at Beechcroft By Charlotte M. Yonge A Penn State Electronic Classics Series... ...nic Classics Series Publication Scenes and Characters Or, Eighteen Months at Beechcroft by Charlotte M. Yonge is a publica- tion of the Pennsylvania ... ...nt and sympathetic ears. And then came the impulse to literature for young people given by the example of that memorable book the Fairy Bower, and fol... ...be like the old days, when every birthday of yours was a happy day for the people at Hetherington,’ said Emily. ‘ Ah! those were happy old days,’ said... ...nion of his sisters. A danger- ous illness had occasioned his removal from Eton, and he had since been at home, reading with his cousin Mr. Devereux, ... ...ty reading, and very useful read- ing, and you can hardly be called a well-educated person if you do not know them; but read them only after the dutie... ...s the younger ones. He never was in any scrape, had all sorts of prizes at Eton, besides getting his scholarship before he was seven- teen.’ Whenever ... ...the Oxford vacation Claude ac- companied Lord Rotherwood on visits to some college friends, and only came home the same day as the younger ones. Mauri... ... cousin was not yet well enough to leave the room; but just at this time a college friend of the Rector’s, hearing of his illness, wrote to propose to...

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The Pioneers Or, The Sources of the Susquehanna a Descriptive Tale

By: James Fenimore Cooper

...y person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the Pennsylvania State University nor Jim M... ...name to this practice. As the Indian agent of New Y ork had a log dwelling at the foot of the lake, however, it is not impossible that the appellation... ...n; the pious, self-denying, laborious, and ill-paid mission- ary; the half-educated, litigious, envious, and disreputable law- yer, with his counterpo... ...f God abound with that frequency which characterize a moral and reflecting people, and with that variety of exterior and canonical government which fl... ... deer where he pleased!—but if there is a law at all, it should be to keep people from the use of smooth-bores. A body never knows where his lead will... ...ted some of the privileges of his offspring. Still, as young Marmaduke was educated in a colony and society where even the ordinary intercourse be- tw... ...hose little niceties; though, for the matter of that, my grandfather was a college-bred physician, and the best in the colony , too—that is, in his ne... ...h disposed to have the institution designated a university , or at least a college. Meet- ing after meeting was held, for this purpose, year after yea... ...” were put to the test of experiment. The frame fitted well; and the skel- eton of the fabric was reared without a single accident, if we 88 The Pion...

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The Trial or More Links of the Daisy Chain

By: Charlotte Mary Yonge

...y person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the Pennsylvania State University nor Jim M... ...d as soon drive papa out as walk with Blanche. Flora was quite scandalized at it.’ ‘I should not imagine that George had often driven my father out,’ ... ...rs’ respite. It ensued upon an attachment that had grown up with the young people, so that they had been entirely one with each other; and there had b... ...mmunities of ill-health. He had been Ethel’s pupil till Tom’s last year at Eton, when he was sent thither, and had taken a good place; but his brother... ...pe- cially when diligently kept down by his brother. Even the half year at Eton had not produced superciliousness, though it had given Eton polish to ... ...read district of very colonial 8 The Trial colonists, and the charge of a college for their uncultivated sons, was quite as troublesome as the most a... ...Trial it a wholesome one, because it is so visible and unjustifiable, that people strive against it. And the rest? Was Henry able to see his father or... ...apothecary’s half measures. She believed that the son had been much better educated than the father, and after the fearful lesson he had received, tho... ...s things are now, who knows what good may be done by the presence of a man educated, religious, unstained by crime, yet in the same case as those arou...

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Mens Wives

By: William Makepeace Thackeray

...y person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the Pennsylvania State University nor Jim M... ...ed village of London – perhaps in the neighbourhood of Berkeley Square, or at any rate somewhere near Burlington Gardens—there was once a house of ent... ...gh the influence of great men; he was an agent for half-a-dozen theatrical people, male 13 Thackeray and female, and had the interests of the latter ... ... person were of that showy sort which is most popular in this world, where people are wont to admire most that which gives them the least trouble to s... ...nd some of these were at livery at the establishment of the Captain’s old “college” companion, Mr. Snaffle. It was easy, therefore, for the Captain to... ...s!” added the player. “Billingsgate and V auxhall were there too, and left college at eight o’clock.” When Morgiana was told of the circumstance by he... ...od-notes Wild of the sweet song-bird of Avon. Mr. Blazes is simply gone to Eton, where his son, Master Massinger Blazes, is suffering, we regret to he... ... (incident to youth) has raged, we understand, with frightful virulence in Eton School.” And if, after the above paragraphs, some London paper chooses... ...e said, the proudest moment of his life. He was proud to think that he had educated her for the stage, happy to think that his sufferings had not been...

...Excerpt: In a certain quiet and sequestered nook of the retired village of London -- perhaps in the neighborhood of Berkeley Square, or at any rate somewhere near Burlington Gardens--there was once a house of entertainment called the ?Bootjack Hotel.? Mr. Crump, the landlord, had, in the outset of life, performed the duties of Boots in some inn even more freq...

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The Prime Minister

By: Anthony Trollope

...y person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Nei- ther the Pennsylvania State University nor Jim... ...man, not to be ashamed, not to conceal the old fam- ily circumstances, not at any rate to be silent, is difficult. And the difficulty is certainly not... .... It assists a man in getting a seat as the director of certain companies. People are still such asses that they trust a Board of Directors made up of... ...er. Indeed it had been perhaps a misfortune with Everett Wharton that some people had believed in him,—and a fur- ther misfortune that some others had... ...noted as Christians since St James first preached in the Peninsula. ‘I was educated altogether in England,’ continued Lopez, 27 Anthony Trollope ‘til... ...s a business, and lives with gentlemen. He is Everett’s friend. He is well educated;—oh, so much better than most men that one meets. And he is clever... ...ourse I do. How should I not, if you remember him?’ ‘Young men are boys at college, rowing in boats, when women have been ever so long out in the worl... ...y weary and travel-worn, and the two boys, the elder of whom was home from Eton and the younger 154 The Prime Minister from some minor Eton, were alr... ...he father and mother, with Lord Silverbridge, the eldest son, who was from Eton, and the private Secretary dined together. As the Duke sat at table, h...

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Dynevor Terrace Vol. Ii

By: Charlotte Mary Yonge

...y person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the Pennsylvania State University nor Jim M... ...their conquest available. Apart from Louis’s magnificent prognostications, at the lowest compu- tation, the head master’s income amounted to a sum whi... ... point abruptly. ‘In short, Isabel, my dear, what can you have done to set people saying that you have been corresponding with the young men at Ebbscr... ...y dear, you may mean, very rightly -I am sure you do, but you must not set people talking! It is not acting rightly by me, Isabel; but I would not car... ...eep- ing a third-rate grammar-school,’ said Oliver, with his one remaining Eton quality of contempt for provincial schools. The Northwold scholar and ... ... should have thought of that when you left this heir of the Dynevors to be educated by the charity of this third-rate grammar-school.’ ‘Is this your g... ...en an intimacy, and was by him introduced to Clara as belonging to James’s college. She frankly held out her hand, but was discomfited by his in- quir... ...y call himself my tutor if he likes. I don’t care if you take me away from Eton.’ ‘A kind scheme, Walter,’ said Isabel, ‘but wanting in two important ...

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Ordeal of Richard Feverel

By: George Meredith

...y person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the Pennsylvania State University nor Jim M... ...s friend all his confidence. When he selected Denzil Somers from among his college chums, it was not on account of any similarity of disposition betwe... ...of Diaper Sandoe, were so pure and blood- less in their love passages, and at the same time so biting in their moral tone, that his reputation was gre... ...ess lady was of no particular family; an orphan daughter of an admiral who educated her on his half-pay, and her conduct struck but at the man whose n... ...iven two or three blazing dinners in the great hall he would have deceived people generally, as he did his relatives and intimates. He was too sick fo... ...ose troublesome appendages of success. He caused himself to be required by people who could serve him; feared by such as could injure. Not that he wen... ... Rich- ard saw the absurdity of affecting to scorn his rival. Ralph was an Eton boy, and hence, being robust, a swimmer and a cricketer. A swimmer and... ...efer a girl without broth- ers and sisters—as a Christian damsel should be educated— say, on the model of my son, and she may be penniless, I will ple... ...alph. And under the trees Ralph unbosomed. His name was down for the army: Eton was quitted for ever. In a few months he would have to join his regime...

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The Art of Writing

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

...niver- sity. This Portable Document file is furnished free and without any charge of any kind. Any person using this document file, for any purpose, ... ...e sense finer than we conceive, and hints of ancient harmo- *First published in the Contemporary Review, April 1885 4 Robert Louis Stevenson nies in ... ...r. But it must not be forgotten that in some languages this element is almost, if not quite, extinct, and that in our own it is probably decay- ing. T... ... on all with the same ungenerous hand; they begin the consideration of all, in young and unprepared minds, in an unworthy spirit; on all, they supply ... ...d wholesome and beautiful elements of our life; he should tell unsparingly of the evil and sorrow of the present, to move us with instances: he should... ...ged to Robinson Crusoe. No doubt the skeleton is con- veyed from Poe. I think little of these, they are trifles and details; and no man can hope to ha... ...ad passed a landmark; I had finished a tale, and written ‘The End’ upon my manuscript, as I had not done since ‘The Pentland Rising,’ when I was a boy... ...adventures of Treasure Island are not yet quite at an end. I had written it up to the map. The map was the chief part of my plot. For instance, I had ...

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Confessions of an English Opium-Eater

By: Thomas de Quincey

...y person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the Pennsylvania State University nor Jim M... ...t an anxious review of the rea- sons for and against this step that I have at last concluded on taking it. Guilt and misery shrink, by a natural insti... ...hought the subject of too delicate a nature to be made common; and as many people might then indiscriminately use it, it would take from that neces- s... ...rnishing a key to some parts of that tremendous scen- ery which afterwards peopled the dreams of the Opium-eater. 3. As creating some previous interes... ... an ancient founda- tion. This man had been appointed to his situation by— College, Oxford, and was a sound, well-built scholar, but (like most men wh... ... sound, well-built scholar, but (like most men whom I have known from that college) coarse, clumsy, and inelegant. A miserable contrast he presented, ... ...umsy, and inelegant. A miserable contrast he presented, in my eyes, to the Etonian brilliancy of my favourite master; and beside, he could not disguis... ...catholic creature, and as stand- ing in equal relation to high and low, to educated and un- educated, to the guilty and the innocent. Being myself at ... ... chief (or rather only) confidential friend. These letters were dated from Eton. I had also some from the Marquis of —, his father, who, though absorb...

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Autobiographic Sketches Selections, Grave and Gay

By: Thomas de Quincey

...y person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the Pennsylvania State University nor Jim M... ... to be more or less advantageous to the collection, it is my wish to place at your disposal as soon as possible, in order that you may make what use o... ...shed in a journal dedicated to purposes of politi- cal change such as many people thought revolutionary. I thought so myself, and did not go along wit... ...ular—but many of my readers will know it for a truth— that vast numbers of people, though liberated from all rea- sonable motives to self-restraint, c... ...7. a second Jane; 8. Henry, a posthumous child, who belonged to Brazennose College, Oxford, and died about his twenty-sixth year. 2 Cicero, in a well... ...ar School 1 of Bath, over which at that time presided a most accomplished Etonian—Mr. (or was he as yet Doctor?) Morgan. If he was not, I am sure he ... ... allowed me to accept it. In the spring of 1800, accordingly, I went up to Eton, for the purpose of joining my friend. Here I several times visited th... ...thing of the same bitter spirit. But the great body of the richer and more educated inhabitants showed the most hos- pitable attention to all who just... ...s it must have done in most other parts of North America; that the boy was educated and trained as a missionary clergy- man; and finally, that he is n...

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Moby Dick; Or the Whale

By: Herman Melville

...y person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the Pennsylvania State University nor Jim M... ... book whatsoever, sacred or profane. Therefore you must not, in every case at least, take the higgledy-piggledy whale statements, however authentic, i... ...— Montgomery’ s World before the Flood. “Io! Paean! Io! sing. To the finny people’s king. Not a mightier whale than this In the vast Atlantic is; Not ... ...me from deliberately stepping into the street, and methodically knock- ing people’s hats off—then, I account it high time to get to sea as soon as I c... ...s the veriest of all trifles—Cap- tain Bildad had not only been originally educated according to the strictest sect of Nantucket Quakerism, but all hi... ...ll listen. Mark ye, be forewarned; Ahab’s above the common; Ahab’s been in colleges, as well as ‘mong the cannibals; been used to deeper wonders than ... ...ibe all the honour and the glory to whaling; for a whale-ship was my Y ale College and my Harvard. CHAPTER 25 Postscript I N BEHALF OF THE DIGNITY OF ... ...ing Tranquo’s. In both cases, the stranded whales to which these two skel- etons belonged, were originally claimed by their proprietors upon similar g... ...pey’s Pillar. There are forty and odd vertebrae in all, which in the skel- eton are not locked together. They mostly lie like the great knobbed blocks...

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Love and Mr. Lewisham

By: H. G. Wells

...y person using this document file, for any purpose, and in any way does so at his or her own risk. Neither the Pennsylvania State University nor Jim M... ...agonist does not certainly appear until the third—and Mr. Lewisham is seen at his studies. It was ten years ago, and in those days he was assistant ma... ...ending not to know gave her something to say. Mr. Lewisham nodded. “Of all people! Then”—frankly—”you have just found me out.” “I am afraid I have,” s... ...“It is nothing—it’s the proper thing for me to do, you know.” “But so many people won’t do it. Schoolmasters are not usually so—chivalrous.” He was ch... ...He bowed to her receding back, made a seventeenth-cen- tury sweep with his college cap, and then some hitherto un- explored regions of his mind flashe... ...- ful,” she said. “Living a lie! How can the world grow better, when sane, educated people use their sanity and enlighten- ment to darken others? It i... ...the proprietor might. There was also a vacant curatorship in the Museum of Eton College. The typewriting business was less varied and more defi- 124 ... ...isham nite. Those were the days before the violent competition of the half-educated had brought things down to an impos- sible tenpence the thousand w... ... of things that would have affected the welcome of himself and his wife at Eton College. At the outset he was inclined to regard the South Kensington ...

...m. The opening chapter does not concern itself with Love-- indeed that antagonist does not certainly appear until the third--and Mr. Lewisham is seen at his studies. It was ten years ago, and in those days he was assistant master in the Whortley Proprietary School, Whortley, Sussex, and his wages were forty pounds a year, out of which he had to afford fifteen shillings a w...

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