140 books for genre «Historical romance»

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A stirring romance of life on an Idaho ranch.

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In a sleepy little New England village stands a dark, weather-­beaten, many-­gabled house. This brooding mansion is haunted by a centuries-­old curse that casts the shadow of ancestral sin upon the last four members of the distinctive Pyncheon family. Mysterious deaths threaten the living. Musty documents nestle behind hidden panels carrying the secret of the family’s salvation—or its downfall.
Hawthorne called The House of the Seven Gables “a Romance,­” and freely bestowed upon it many fascinating gothic touches. A brilliant intertwining of the popular, the symbolic, and the historical, the novel is a powerful exploration of personal and national guilt, a work that Henry James declared “the closest approach we are likely to have to the Great American Novel.­”From School Library JournalGrade 9 Up. Hawthorne's tale about the brooding hold of the past over the present is a complex one, twisting and turning its way back through many generations of a venerable New England family, one of . . .

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Fourth book of the Graustark series.

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Personne qui ait jamais vu Catherine Morland dans son enfance ne l'aurait supposée née pour être une héroïne.

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pubOne.­info thank you for your continued support and wish to present you this new edition. The voice of the speaker sounded clearly through the hawthorn tree. The young man and the young girl who sat together on the low tombstone looked at each other. They had heard the voices of the two children talking, but had not noticed what they said; it was the sentiment, not the sound, which roused their attention.

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Une idée terrible me traversait l'esprit. J'imaginai Marie dans les mains des brigands. Mon cœur se serra ; je fondis en larmes...

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From the first the voyage was going wrong. Routed out of my hotel on a bitter March morning, I had crossed Baltimore and reached the pier-­end precisely on time. At nine o’clock the tug was to have taken me down the bay and put me on board the Elsinore, and with growing irritation I sat frozen inside my taxicab and waited. On the seat, outside, the driver and Wada sat hunched in a temperature perhaps half a degree colder than mine. And there was no tug.

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In The Captive, Proust?­s narrator describes living in his mother?­s Paris apartment with his lover, Albertine, and subsequently falling out of love with her.

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Édition Ebooks libres et gratuits. Édition Feedbooks pour le format ePub.

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Books for genre Historical romance