World Library  

Other People Who Read The Lesson of the Master Also Read


 
  • Cover Image

Death in Silver

By: Kenneth Robeson

Excerpt: THERE was a frozen, stony expression on the tall man?s face, and his dark eyes rolled and jerked with unease. His hands were drawn pale and bard at his sides. These signs should have told an experienced observer that the man was worried and scared. But there were no experienced observers among the stenographers and clerks in the office of Seven Seas, so the glances they gave the tall man were merely the boot?licking smiles of employees who had about as much spirit as rabbits.

Read More
  • Cover Image

Nature; Adresses, And Lectures

By: Ralph Waldo Emerson

Our age is retrospective. It builds the sepulchres of the fathers. It writes biographies, histories, and criticism. The foregoing generations beheld God and nature face to face; we, through their eyes. Why should not we also enjoy an original relation to the universe? Why should not we have a poetry and philosophy of insight and not of tradition, and a religion by revelation to us, and not the history of theirs? Embosomed for a season in nature, whose floods of life stre...

Read More
  • Cover Image

Immortals Crowned by the French Academy, Prince Zilah, V3

By: Jules Claretie

Excerpt: CHAPTER XXIV. A LITTLE PARISIAN ROMANCE The very evening of the day when the package of letters had killed in Andras all happiness and all faith, the Hungarian prince presented himself in the Rue d'Aumale, to seek Michel Menko. Menko! That boy whom he had loved almost as a brother, that man for whom he had hoped a glorious future, Michel, Michel Menko, had betrayed him, and struck him with the perfidy of a coward. Yes, at the door of the church, when it was too ...

Read More
  • Cover Image

The Memoirs of Louis XV/Xvi, Volume 3

By: Madame du Hausset

INTRODUCTION: I should consider it great presumption to intrude upon the public anything respecting myself, were there any other way of establishing the authenticity of the facts and papers I am about to present. To the history of my own peculiar situation, amid the great events I record, which made me the depositary of information and documents so important, I proceed, therefore, though reluctantly, without further preamble.

Read More
  • Cover Image

Uncle Tom's Cabin

By: Harriet Beecher Stowe

Late in the afternoon of a chilly day in February, two gentlemen were sitting alone over their wine, in a well-furnished dining parlor, in the town of P --, in Kentucky. There were no servants present, and the gentlemen, with chairs closely approaching, seemed to be discussing some subject with great earnestness.

Read More
 
1
|
2
|
3
Records: 41 - 45 of 45 - Pages: 



Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World 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.