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Title:   Six Prize Hawaiian Stories of the Kilohana Art League
Author:   Kilohana Art League
Publisher:   Honolulu; Hawaiian Gazette Co., Ltd.
Language:   English
Date:   1899
Subjects:   Short stories, American -- Hawaii, Stories, Literature
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001275744
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...ouglas Warren LIBRARY UNIVERSITY OP CALIFORNIA SAN DIEGO C SIA PRIZE Hawaiian Stories OP THE LEAGUE Honolulu: Hawaiian Gazette Company 1899 ... ...rren LIBRARY UNIVERSITY OP CALIFORNIA SAN DIEGO C SIA PRIZE Hawaiian Stories OP THE LEAGUE Honolulu: Hawaiian Gazette Company 1899 CONTENTS... ...ight. This hopeful view enabled her old husband to start again with his o-o (Hawaiian spade) 6 for the garden patch. He removed his tattered hat as h... ...from the ramblers and seekers for shells and 3 A cloth made from bark. * The Hawaiian "staff of life." A paste made of pounded taro root mix... ... had grown and gone. The daughter had married and lived a few years at Kona, Hawaii, then died. The son had braved the Arctic cold and had been a sail... ...p arose, at this instant, Kalani. With the grace and dig nity natural to the Hawaiian, he bared his head, and, holding his tattered hat in his hand, g... ...ook chance shots at stray goats coming down the ridge. "Do you know any stories or legends connect ed with Haleakala, William?" I asked. &qu... ...d there can be no doubt, for the Kamaainas will tell you the most remarkable stories concerning him, which have been cherished with all the old-time l... ...ors, who were Gods and Goddesses, ofwhom Ku and Hina had told him marvellous stories in his boyhood. The happy lovers repaired to the Chief, the foste...
 
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Title:   The Technique of the Mystery Story
Author:   Wells, Carolyn, D. 1942
Publisher:   Springfield, M.A.; The Home Correspondence School
Language:   English
Date:   1913
Subjects:   Fiction, Literature, Literature
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001807369
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...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...e History oe Mystery 20 I. Ancient Mystery Tales ... 20 Chapter IV — Ghost Stories . . 25 1. A Working Classification . 26 2. The Ghost Story . 27 5. ... ...5 1. A Working Classification . 26 2. The Ghost Story . 27 5. Famous Ghost Stories 31 4. The Humorous Ghost Story 34 Chapter V — Riddle Stories . 37 1... ...rous Ghost Story 34 Chapter V — Riddle Stories . 37 1. Some Notable Riddle Stories . -37 2. The Nature of the Riddle Story and Its Types . 40 Chapter ... .... The Nature of the Riddle Story and Its Types . 40 Chapter VI — DeteCtive Stories . ^ . . -43 1. What Is a Detective Story? 43 2. Rise of the Detecti... ...The Scientific Detective of Fiction . 81 7. TheNew Psychology in Detective Stories 83 8. Other Types . . . . 86 Chapter VIII — Deduction 87 1. Ratioci...
 
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Title:   American Literature
Author:   Crawford, Bartholow V.
Publisher:   By Barnes and Noble Inc.
Language:   English
Date:   1950
Subjects:   Literature, Language. Linguistics. Literature, Literature
Collections:   Universal Library Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001514777
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...d its literary quality and breadth of view lift it from the class of success stories. The text had a chequered career from 1789, when a por- tion was ... ...on, Genf.f (1819 1820). An immediately popular collection of sketches, short stories, and essays, containing the immortal "Rip Van Winkle," "The Legen... ... of its best tales. Tales of a Traveller (1824). Contains a number of Gothic stories of which "Adventure of the German Student" and "The Devil and Tom... ...iction- ized history. The Alhambra\ (1832). Contains delightful sketches and stories founded on Irving's experiences in the old palace and on oral tra... .... 1875: Resumption Act. Peak of Granger movement. Greenback Party organized. Hawaiian Reciprocity Treaty, 1876: Telephone patented by A. G. Bell. Cent... ...up. Spanish-American War. Guam seized. Uniform Bankruptcy Law. Annexation of Hawaii. Treaty of Peace : Spain relinquishes Cuba, cedes Puerto Rico and ... ...nature-por- trayals of his journeys from California to Alaska, the Far East, Hawaii, and the return to his native land. Overland in a Covered Wagon\ (... ... Call. Met Bret Harte. Lectured in San Francisco about the Sandwich Islands (Hawaii), to which he had been sent by the Sacramento Union to write trave... ...lude Six to One: A Nantucket Idyl (1878), a novel resulting from a voyage to Hawaii; Miss Ludington's Sister (1884), a romance as psychic as Dr. Heide...
 
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Title:   Descriptive List of Novels and Tales
Author:   Griswold, William Mccrillis, 1853-1899
Publisher:   M. Griswold
Language:   English
Date:   1890
Subjects:   Fiction, Literature, Literature
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000254418
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....html). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved... ...aglnentnry puh1iClations exhibit such unity as we find in these Adirondack stories. Not only is the scene the sume throuout, but a certain steadfas... ...al, a natural ~iJlli1arity of atnlo~phere in these Pennsylvania nnd German stories. They llre alike in rusticity of event antI charal~tcr, and in ... ...chiefly the purity, tllt! elevation and gentle fervor which throuout these stories disclose their author at her best, allu win the hearts of her wa... ...this collec­ tion. It is 1)0 dispraise of thclD to say that ~Ir. Nordboff's stories are all light- - - - - -. ~~ NOVELS OF AMERICAN CO(lNTItY I .. ... ...ks faith with pretty !jucy Jones. 'rho the interest of these and the other stories of the book jij not cOlnplex, the satire is wholesome and just,...
 
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Title:   The Comprehensive Subject Index to Universal Prose Fiction
Author:   Dixson, Zella Allen, Mrs., 1858-1924
Publisher:   New York; Dodd, Mead & Co., Publishers; University of California Libraries
Language:   English
Date:   1897
Subjects:   Fiction, Literature, Literature
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000427436
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
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...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ... discard many purpose novels where the facts forming the foundation of the stories have been so misrepresented or misstated as to be an injury rather ... ...tale of Acadia. ...James De Mille. Rivals of Acadia. ...Harriet V. Cheney. Stories of the land of Evangeline. ...Grace D. MacLeod. See also CANADA. AC... .... Adventures of a younger son. ...John Edward Trelawny. Adventures ofAnn : stories of colonial times. ...Mary E. Wilkins. Adventures of Arthur O'Leary... ...res in the Franco-Prussian war. ...George Alfred Henty. See also DETECTIVE STORIES; IMAGINARY CITIES, LANDS, AND INSTITUTIONS ; SOLDIERS and SEA STORI... ...l. Mexican prince ; or, Story of Montezuma. ...Anon. Might not right ; or, Stories of the discovery and conquest of America. ...Anon. Miss MacRea ; Ro...
 
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Title:   A Manual of the Art of Fiction
Author:   Hamilton, Clayton Meeker, 1881-1946
Publisher:   Garden City, New York, Doubleday, Page & Co.
Language:   English
Date:   1918
Subjects:   Fiction, Literature, Literature
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001588117
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
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...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...- omy of Means"; and 3. "Utmost Emphasis" — Brief Tales That Are Not Short-Stories—Short- StoriesThatAreNot Brief—^Bliss Perry's Anno- tations — ^The ... ...rief—^Bliss Perry's Anno- tations — ^The Novelist and the Writer of Short- Stories — ^TheShort-StoryMoreArtisticThanthe Novel—TheShort-StoryAlmost Nec... ...he deeds of Sir Roger de Coverleymay be accepted as the earliest of serial stories. But it was only in the nineteenth century that the xvi INTRODUCTI... ... of the over- whelming success of the Waverley novels and of the countless stories written more or less in accordance with Scott's formula,by Cooper,b... .... "I shall tell you," said Furetidre, "sin- cerely and faithfully, several stories oradventures which happened to personswho are neitherheroesnor hero...
 
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Title:   The Comprehensive Subject Index to Universal Prose Fiction
Author:   Dixson, Zella Allen, Mrs., 1858-1924
Publisher:   New York; Dodd, Mead & Co., Publishers
Language:   English
Date:   1897
Subjects:   Fiction, Literature, Literature
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001527494
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
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...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ... discard many purpose novels where the facts forming the foundation of the stories have been so misrepresented or misstated as to be an injury rather ... ...tale of Acadia. ...James De Mille. Rivals of Acadia. ...Harriet V. Cheney. Stories of the land of Evangeline. ...Grace D. MacLeod. See also CANADA. AC... .... Adventures of a younger son. ...John Edward Trelawny. Adventures ofAnn : stories of colonial times. ...Mary E. Wilkins. Adventures of Arthur O'Leary... ...res in the Franco-Prussian war. ...George Alfred Henty. See also DETECTIVE STORIES; IMAGINARY CITIES, LANDS, AND INSTITTTTIONS ; SOLDIERS and SEA STOR... ...l. Mexican prince ; or. Story of Montezuma. ...Anon. Might not right ; or, Stories of the discovery and conquest of America. ...Anon. Miss MacRea; Rom...
 
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Title:   Materials and Methods of Fiction
Author:   Hamilton, Clayton Meeker, 1881-1946
Publisher:   New York; The Baker and Taylor
Language:   English
Date:   1908
Subjects:   Fiction, Literature, Literature
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001588116
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...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... .... "I shall tell you," said Furetiere, "sin- cerely and faithfully, several stories or adventures which happened to persons who are neither heroes nor ... ...F FICTION 11 tain palliation. They come at or near the very end of lengthy stories. In actual life, of course, there are no very ends: life exhibits a... ...is easy enough for the student to learn, for instance, how the great short-stories have been constructed. It is easy enough for the critic, on the bas... ...ooked with sympathy upon the lives of many sorts of people. But in certain stories, like his "They" for instance, we are arrested rather by the depth ... ...ipling's equipment. We did not need his playful confession in the "Just So Stories" — " I keep six honest serving-men (They taught me all I knew): — T...
 
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Title:   A Study of Prose Fiction
Author:   Perry, Bliss, 1860-1954
Publisher:   Boston and New York; Houghton Mifflin Co.
Language:   English
Date:   1902
Subjects:   Fiction, Literature, Literature
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001719062
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...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...hly." Whether the professional examination of many thousands of manuscript stories is cal- culated to exalt one's standards of the art of fiction may ... ...pects of the art in question are drawn, however, from English and American stories. While I have not overlooked, I trust, the work of the more signifi... ...ectual men have con- fessed their preference for the most imintel- lectual stories, and very ignorant and stupid people are constantly — and in a most... ...escribe the sort of novels he will read. There are other people who select stories that will carry them as far as possible from their ordinary pursuit... ...scarcely be said that an exclusive reli- ance upon trivial and sensational stories as furnishing mental relaxation is an indication of poverty of inte...
 
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Title:   Fiction as Art and Life
Author:   Dowst, Robert Saunders
Publisher:   Ridgewood, N. J.; The Editor Co.
Language:   English
Date:   1919
Subjects:   Fiction, Literature, Literature
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000276502
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....html). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved... ...s should whittle and pare away at their carefully elaborated, conven- tional stories, when a little consideration of the plain nature of their art wou... ...ote" of a Cervantes, even the "Alice in Wonderland" of a Carroll. Tales and stories — prose fictions, in the dry mod- ern phrase — have been told sin... ...asses from tales of "Cinderella" and "Alladin and the Wonderful Lamp" to the stories in Barrie's "A Windowin Thrums, "fromAnn Radcliffe's "Mysteries o... ...e discerning critic (probably feminine) who complained of the Arabian Nights stories that one is apt to lose interest in a hero who may turn into a ca... ...etter than to call attention to Stevenson's "Kidnapped" and "The Ebb- Tide," stories which interest because they present justly worth-while phases of ...
 
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Title:   Essays on Modern Novelists
Author:   Phelps, William Lyon, 1865-1943
Publisher:   New York; Macmillan Publishers Ltd.
Language:   English
Date:   1910
Subjects:   Fiction, Literature, Literature
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001720367
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...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...yet the very last word to characterise these books would be the word "slum-stories." The foundations of Mr. De Morgan'swork, like the foundations of c... ...er marriage than before. One of the most charming characteristics of these stories is the frequent representation of the highest happi- ness known on ... ...Architecture has contributed largely to the matter and to the style of his stories. Two architects appear in his first novel. In A Pair of Blue Eyes S... ...ance was equalled only by his bad luck, as so often happens in Mr. Hardy's stories. And yet, with a plot that would wreck any other novelist, the auth... ... with nature is almost uncanny. Nature is not merely a back- ground in his stories, it is often an active agent. There are striking characters in The ... ...e a day, and they came from the north, south, east, and west, from Alaska, Hawaii, Central and South America. The dust raised by all this hubbub cross...
 
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Title:   Poems 1921 1931
Author:   Fremantle, Anne
Publisher:   The Swan Press
Language:   English
Date:   1931
Subjects:   Literature, Language. Linguistics. Literature, Literature
Collections:   Universal Library Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001162588
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...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...d watch these strange things wake? Who knows? strange glimmerings, strange stories Where forgotten things have trod And would I were where only I coul...
 
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Title:   Catalogue of Native Publications in the Bombay Presidency up to 31St December 1864
Author:   Bombay (India; State), Educational Department; Grant, Alexander, Sir 1826-1884; Kielhorn, Franz, 1840-1908; Peile, James Braithwaite, Sir 1833-1906; Krishna Shastri Chiplonkar; Ranade, Mahadev Govind, Rao Bahadur, 1842-1901
Publisher:   Bombay; Education Society's Press, by Culla; University of California Libraries
Language:   English
Date:   1867
Subjects:   Indic literature, Literature, Literature
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0000406292
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....html). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved... ...y 'sixteen are represented by the multiplied editions of the old and popular stories of the Panchopakhyan, Vetal Panchvis'i, Simhasan Battisi, and S'u... ...si, and S'uka Bahattarf. These four constitute the stock of the most popular stories of fiction in the language ; they are to be found in every indige... ... of Enghsh fictions- Mr. Krishna S'astri's translation of the Arabian Nights stories represents by far the best effort of literary prose in the langua... ...hronicles. Thenumber ofworks is about seven, and all relate to the oldPurana stories. Contemporaneously withthe com- pilation ofthese Bakhars there ar... ...S'astri Modak, translator. Newspaper- Life of Bertholde (from the English) . Stories fromthe lihag- avata. Ditto. A Marathi translation in blank verse...
 
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Title:   Porgy
Author:   Heyward, Dubose, 1885-1940
Publisher:   Jonathan Cape, Ltd.
Language:   English
Date:   1928
Subjects:   Literature, Language. Linguistics. Literature, Literature
Collections:   Universal Library Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001162593
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...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...d, was not a row at all, but a great brick structure that lifted its three stories about the three sides of a court. The fourth side was partly closed... ...e of them lying about the court, basking in the sun, laughing, and telling stories while they waited for their wonen to come from the 'white folks' ' ... ...olume costs 35. 6d.*net (postage 3d.). 1. CAN SUCH THINGS BE ? A volume of Stories by Ambrose Bierce 3 * Bierce never wastes a word, never coins a too... ...old thrill of fear, by a simple, yet subtle, realism. No anthology ofshort stories, limited to a score or so, would be complete without an example of ... ...xample of his unique artistry.' Morning Post 2. THE BLACK DOG. A volume of Stories by A. E. Coppard 3 * Mr. Coppard is a born story-teller. The book i...
 
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Title:   Descriptive List of Novels and Tales
Author:   Griswold, William Mccrillis, 1853-1899
Publisher:   Cambridge, M.A.; W; M. Griswold
Language:   English
Date:   1890
Subjects:   Fiction, Literature, Literature
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001583103
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...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...d the plot is too light to bear the superstructure." [Nation. 1 ADIRONDACK STORIES [by Phil- ANDBK Deming, Hougliton, ISHO.] "Ge- ographically, the Ad... ...ragmentary publications exhibits such unity as we find in these Adirondack stories. Not only is the scene the same throuovit, but a certain steadfastn... ...ming. ' 5 BEAUTY AND THE BEAST [by Bayard Taylor, Putnam, 1872.] "In the 4 stories we have named, and es- pecially in 'Jacob Flint's Journey,' and 'Fr... ...rial, a natural similarity of atmosphere in these Pennsylvania and Germ:ui stories. They are alilve in rusticity of event and character, and in the co... ... chiefly the purity, th(! elevation and gentle fervor which throuout these stories disclose their nuthor at her Pest, and win the hearts of her warmes...
 
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Title:   The Technique of the Novel; The Elements of the Art, Their Evolution and Present Use
Author:   Horne, Charles Francis, 1870-1942
Publisher:   New York, London; Harper & Brothers, Publishers
Language:   English
Date:   1908
Subjects:   Fiction, Literature, Literature
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001606749
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...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...ter can be traced, earlier ages were content to enjoy their Early Attempts stories without analyzing them. The Novef "'"^ **"* Abbe Huet's "Origine de... ... "Origine des Romans," published in 1678 in discussion of Mme. Lafayette's stories, is the earliest extant work which attempts to take the novel serio... ...pt begins with the closing words of one tale. Then follow two of the sons' stories complete, and then the opening of another longer one, in the midst ... ...y history, and then, alas, it dis- appears. Technically, every part of the stories is confused. There is no clear separation marking the tales within ... ...ny more than in the "Tales of the Magicians." In fact, in all the Egyptian stories, the characters are what is called "plot ridden," though in this on...
 
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Title:   The Greatest Books in the World: Interpretative Studies, By Laura Spencer Portor
Author:   Portor, Laura Spencer
Publisher:   Boston and New York; Houghton Mifflin Co.
Language:   English
Date:   1913
Subjects:   Books and reading, Literature, Literature
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001725584
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...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ... The story is full of stirring incidents and beautiful passages. There are stories within the story. The "Odyssey" is divided into twenty- four chapte... ...d Penelope beautifully mated as man and woman, husband and wife, but their stories aremated as well. The motif of patience which runs through the stor... ...each The secrets of the future. Shbllet. It is generally believed that the stories com- prising the "Arabian Nights" were collected under that title i... ... described are generally those of Arabia and Egypt. The times in which the stories are placed are times of much luxury and splendor, and of vivid and ... ...well; for to her were known many books of histories and lives of kings and stories of past generations and the works of the poets. She had collected, ...
 
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Title:   A Preface to Literature
Author:   Wagenknecht, Edward.
Publisher:   Henry Holt & Co., Inc.
Language:   English
Date:   1954
Subjects:   Literature, Language. Linguistics. Literature, Literature
Collections:   Universal Library Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001162577
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...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ...42); six NOVELS OF THE SUPERNATURAL (1944); THE FIRESIDE BOOK OF CHRISTMAS STORIES (1945); THE STORY OF JESUS IN THE WORLD'S LITERATURE (1946); WHEN 1... ...S LITERATURE (1946); WHEN 1 WAS A CHILD (1946); THE FIRESIDE BOOK OF GHOST STORIES (1947); ABRAHAM LINCOLN, HIS LIFE, WORK, AND CHARACTER (1947); THE ... ...eef of the Bobsey Twins, or the comic books, or the machine-made detective stories all of which have their place or, worse still, has decided that he ... ... picture of the shepherds sitting about under the trees telling each other stories. This is probably far more "poetic" in the ordinary sense of the te... ...eird or gruesome. To most readers they suggest either the terrors of ghost stories or the phenomena of the seance room. Furthermore, phantoms are not ...
 
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Title:   New England Indian Summer 1866 1915
Author:   Wyck Brooks, Van.
Publisher:   E. P. Dutton, Inc., Ltd.
Language:   English
Date:   1940
Subjects:   LANGUAGE. LINGUISTICS. LITERATURE, Literature, Literature
Collections:   Universal Library Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0002222682
Format Type:   PDF (eBook)
 
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...e, and perhaps this was one of his jokes. But it is typical of the countless stories that formed the popular legend about Boston "culture." 4: The Pro... ...hildren, in a barn, tumbling in the hay, or sitting on the grass and telling stories, you could scarcely believe that Child was a great professor; and... ... Howells missed noth- ing, the relations of the mistress with her maids, the stories of which one caught vistas when a pedlar appeared at the door: an... ...ey did not know how, and this was the real trouble with Boston, llowells saw stories everywhere. He had seen them in Ohio, he had seen them on the Hud... ...ue Pordenone was a capital piece. The most in- teresting of these poems were stories in hexameters, The Alovers, an Ohio tale, Louis Lebeau's Conversi... ...e was eager to paint the South Sea islands, and Clarence King's phrase about Hawaii and the "old-gold girls tumbling down water- falls" captivated the...
 
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Title:   The Art of the Novelist
Author:   Lathrop, Henry Burrowes, 1867
Publisher:   New York, Dodd, Mead & Co., Publishers
Language:   English
Date:   1919
Subjects:   Fiction, Literature, Literature
Collections:   American Libraries Collection
Book Id:   WPLBN0001654289
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...tml). World Public Library Association P.O. Box 22687 Honolulu, Hawaii 96823 info@WorldLibrary.net Copyright © 20, All Rights Reserved W... ... of art current in our own day the novel is most like the drama. Both tell stories, have to do with individuals, and give a view of social life. In bo... ...vels of those who have most genu- inely succeeded in both novels and short stories there is generally a sense of effort, of an at- tempt to be perpetu... ...the characters. But Kipling's Kim, on the other hand, is a series of short stories, — ^finely cut gems strung by an expert jeweler on a single thread.... ... name, and have their origin in a different kind of interest. Likewise the stories which have reached us from ancient Egypt, the tales of Eoman decade... ...or but not grounded in the novel. These endings follow upon nothing in the stories which precede them. They are not imagined 37 THE AET OF THE NOVELI...
 
       
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