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Modern English Literature; A Selection of the Best Known Works Circulated, With Which Is Embodied a Guide to Popular Works of Fiction

By: Boots Book Lovers' Library

... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or used ... ...ally. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclai... ...ation Street, Nottincham. modern €nali$l) Citerature A SELECTION OF THE BEST KNOWN WORKS CIRCULATED BY Book=lODers Cibrarp WITH WHICH IS EMBODIED A... ...under authors' names and arranged alphabetically under titles, many of the best known novels being briefly described — pages 84-4(S6. DIVISION III. Ju... ... to the Library. This is done by opening the book and threading the little silver-plated tube through the wire loop that appears at the top of each vo... ...a. Economic Foundations of Society Acland, Henry, A Memoir. By J. B. Atlay Actor's Life, An. By James R. Anderson Actors, Our Old. By H. B. Baker Adam... ...riends. 2 v. Life Study in Criticism. H. B, Baildon Memories and Portraits Silverado Squatters, The Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes Underwoods: ... ...nchausen Banishment of Jessop Blythe, The Banker and Broker Banker and the Bear ... Banks, Mrs. G. Linnaeus Bond Slaves Glory God's Providence House A... ...nt Family, The Beaman, Emeric Hulme Faith that Kills, The Osmar the Mystic Bearers of the Burden, The ... Major W. P. Drury Secret of Scotland Yard Jo...

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Goya Award for Best Actress

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...ipal national film awards. In the list below the winner of the award for each year is shown first, followed by the other nominees.... ... Ángela Molina (San Sebastián International Film Festival Silver Shell for the best actress) ... ... Ángela Molina (San Sebastián International Film Festival Silver Shell for the best actress) Half of ... ... Ángela Molina (San Sebastián International Film Festival Silver Shell for the best actress) Half of Heaven ... ...88 (3rd) Carmen Maura (European Film Award for Best Actress) Women on the Ver... ... Alas de mariposa Victoria Abril (Silver Bear for Best Actress) ... ... Alas de mariposa Victoria Abril (Silver Bear for Best Actress) Lovers ... ... Director Actor ... ... Actress Supporting Actor ...

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The Sonnets

By: William Shakespeare

... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or used ... ...ally. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclai... ... die, But as the riper should by time decease, His tender heir might bear his memory: But thou contracted to thine own bright eyes, Feed's... ...ly chide thee, who confounds In singleness the parts that thou shouldst bear: Mark how one string sweet husband to another, Strikes each in... ...from that which thou departest, And that fresh blood which youngly thou bestow'st, Thou mayst call thine, when thou from youth convertest, He... ... store, Harsh, featureless, and rude, barrenly perish: Look whom she best endowed, she gave thee more; Which bounteous gift thou shouldst in ... ...eous night, When I behold the violet past prime, And sable curls all silvered o'er with white: When lofty trees I see barren of leaves, ... ...ne not to give back again. 23 As an unperfect actor on the stage, Who with his fear is put beside his part, Or some... ...No more be grieved at that which thou hast done, Roses have thorns, and silver fountains mud, Clouds and eclipses stain both moon and sun, An...

...From fairest creatures we desire increase, That thereby beauty?s rose might never die, But as the riper should by time decease, His tender heir might bear his memory: But thou contracted to thine own bright eyes, Feed?st thy light?s flame with self-substantial fuel, Making a famine where abundance lies, Thy self thy foe, to thy sweet self too cruel: Thou that art now the w...

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Academy Award for Best Actress

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...rd for Best Actress Awarded for Best Performance by an Actress in a Lead... ... Awarded for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role ... ... .orgoscars Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role is one of the Academy Awar... ...Awards ceremony (1976), this award was known as the Academy Award of Merit for Performance by an Actress. However, since its inception, the award has ... ...s. While actresses are nominated for this award by Academy members who are actors and actresses themselves, winners are selected by the Academy member... ... Mogambo Eloise "Honey Bear" Kelly Deborah Kerr ... ... Jennifer Lawrence Silver Linings Playbook Tiffany Maxwell ... ... Mogambo Eloise "Honey Bear" Kelly Deborah Kerr ... ... Jennifer Lawrence Silver Linings Playbook Tiffany Maxwell ...

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Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy

By: Jacob Burckhardt

...G. C. Middlemore Part I. THE STATE AS A WORK OF ART INTRODUCTION This work bears the title of an essay in the strictest sense of the word. No one is m... ...sible ways and directions are many; and the same studies which have served for this work might easily, in other hands, not only receive a wholly diffe... ...clusions. Such indeed is the importance of the subject that it still calls for fresh investigation, and may be studied with advantage from the most va... ...aring human bodies. Tradition has preserved their names, like those of the bears of Emperor Valentinian I. In May, 1409, when war was going on, and th... ...med. The victors went round among the friends of the family, and did their best to recommend themselves; they found all in tears and preparing to leav... ...ouse of Gonzaga at Mantua and that of Montefeltro of Urbino were among the best ordered and richest in men of ability during the second half of the fi... ...among the fine arts such as those which had to do with damasks and gold or silver embroidery, with woodcarving and 'intarsia,' with the sculpture of a... ...the Medicean despotism all are so described that the inmost motives of the actors are laid bare to the light. At length Machiavelli in his Florentine ... ...ding, both in the Vatican and at Urbino, was a uniform crimson velvet with silver clasps. Where there was so much care to show honour to the contents ...

...INTRODUCTION: This work bears the title of an essay in the strictest sense of the word. No one is more conscious than the writer with what limited means and strength he has addressed himself to a task so arduous. And even if he could look with great...

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Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film

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...tp://www.oscars.org The Academy Award for Animated Short Film is an award which has been given by the Academy of ... ...wn in boldface was the winner of the award, followed by the other nominees for that year. This category is notable for giving Walt Disney 12 of his 22... ...r Bros. - Leon Schlesinger The Rookie Bear - Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer - Fred Quimby & Rudolph Ising ... ...- Warner Bros. - Edward Selzer Rugged Bear - Walt Disney Productions, RKO Radio - Walt Disney ... ...on Jolly Roger - Astley Baker Davies, Silver Bird Productions, Channel 4 - Mark Baker ... ...est Daycare – 20th Century Fox Animation, Gracie Films, Film Roman - David Silverman 2013 (... ...ward for Live Action Short Film Academy Award for Best Animated Feature BAFTA Award for Best Short F... ... Best Picture ... ...irector Actor Ac...

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Henry Dunbar a Novel

By: Mary Elizabeth Braddon

... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or used ... ...ally. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclai... ... HIS GENIUS AS A DRAMATIC AUTHOR AND POPULAR ACTOR. CONTENTS CHAPTER I. AFTER OFFICE HOURS IN THE H... ...when the man who committed the sin had well nigh forgotten it. Evil trees bear evil fruit, Mr. Balderby: the Scriptures tell us that; and take my wo... ... "Very well, then. Good night! By the bye, you will put up at one of the best hotels at Southampton--say the Dolphin--and wait there till the _Elec... ...ggering walk, all belonged to a man in the prime of middle age. He wore a beard and thick moustache of grizzled auburn. His nose was aquiline, his ... ... his patient. "It's a bad case," said he; "very bad; but we must do our best. Is there anybody with this old gentleman?" "Yes, sir," the porter... ... had been taken off his brother's senseless form. There was some loose silver and a bunch of keys in the waistcoat-pocket, and a well-worn leathe... ... he took his change from the tailor, counted it, and dropped the gold and silver into his waistcoat-pocket. The man's manner was as much altered ...

Dedication this story is inscribed to John Baldwin Buckstone, esq. In sincere admiration of his genius as a dramatic author and popular actor.

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Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay

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...tp://www.oscars.org The Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay is one of the Academy Awards, the most prominen... .../www.oscars.org The Academy Award for Best Adapted Screenplay is one of the Academy Awards, the most prominent fi... ...sed on the original story). See also the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay, a similar award for screenplays that are not ... ...on the original story). See also the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay, a similar award for screenplays that are not adap... ... Sarah Polley The short story "The Bear Went Over the Mountain" by Alice Munro ... ... by Antonio J. Mendez The article "The Great Escape" by Joshuah Bearman Beasts of the Southe... ...oln by Doris Kearns Goodwin Silver Linings Playbook David O. Russell ... ... David O. Russell The novel The Silver Linings Playbook by Matthew Quick ... ...irector Actor Ac...

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The Life of Hon. William F. Cody

By: William F. Cody

.... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or use... ...cially. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete discl... .......................................................118 CHAPTER XXVIII. AN ACTOR. ..................................................................... ...rom October, 1868, to July, 1869, and at subsequent times, I am qualified to bear testimony to his qualities and character. The Life of Hon. William F... ...uarrel with him. “His eye−sight is better than a good field glass; he is the best trailer I ever heard of; and also the best judge of the 'lay of coun... ... and thus protecting the frontier settlers, and by guiding commands over the best and most practicable routes, have been far beyond the compensation h... ...to their homes well satisfied. My uncle at that time owned a trading post at Silver Lake, in the Pottawattamie country, on the Kansas river, and he ar... ...y dollars. Byers gave me the sum all in half−dollar pieces. I put the bright silver coins into a sack, which I tied to my mule, and started home, thin... ...round Dave's neck and gave him a hug that would have done honor to a grizzly bear. My gratitude was thus much more forcibly expressed than it could ha...

...and which in many respects will prove a valuable contribution to the records of our Western frontier history. While no literary excellence is claimed for the narrative, it has the greater merit of being truthful, and is verified in such a manner that no one can doubt its veracity. The frequent reference to such military men as Generals Sheridan, Carr, Merritt, Crook, Terry...

...EXPEDITION, 105 -- Chapter XXV. HUNTING WITH A GRAND DUKE, 111 -- Chapter XXVI. SIGHT?SEEING, 115 -- Chapter XXVII. HONORS, 118 -- Chapter XXVIII. AN ACTOR, 121 -- Chapter XXIX. STARRING, 125 -- Chapter XXX. I RETURN TO THE PLAINS, 130 -- Chapter XXXI. DANGEROUS WORK, 136 -- Chapter XXXII. Conclusion, 140 -- The Life of Hon. William F. Cody -- i...

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Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film

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... http://www.oscars.org This name for the Academy Award for Live Action Short Film was introduced in 1974. Fo... ...rom 1957 until 1970. From 1936 until 1956 there were two separate awards, "Best Short Subject, One-reel" and "Best Short Subject, Two-reel". A third c... ...t Subject, One-reel" and "Best Short Subject, Two-reel". A third category "Best Short Subject, color" was used only for 1936 and 1937. From the initia... ...ect, Two-reel". A third category "Best Short Subject, color" was used only for 1936 and 1937. From the initiation of short subject awards for 1932 unt... ... 1939 (12th) (One-Reel) Busy Little Bears — Paramount Informati... ...arner Bros. Sagebrush and Silver — 20th Century-Fox ... ... (Two-Reel) Bear Country — Walt Disney ... ...irector Actor Ac... ... Supporting Actor Su...

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Don Quixote

By: Miquel de Cervantes

.... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or use... ...cially. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete discl... ...whose spreading boughs A show of princely fruit display; A tree that bears a noble Duke, Don Quixote Don Quixote 3 The Alexander of hi... ...omplain?" Since Heaven it hath not pleased on thee Deep erudition to bestow, Or black Latino's gift of tongues, No Latin let thy pages... ...leries preserved in print Are perpetuity of shame. A further counsel bear in mind: If that thy roof be made of glass, It shows small w... ... the bitter brine Of thine own tears, and who withouten plate Of silver, copper, tin, in lowly state Off the bare earth and on earth's f... ...with clear, proper, and well−placed words, setting forth your purpose to the best of your power, and putting your ideas intelligibly, without confusio... ...red it to himself as a castle with its four turrets and pinnacles of shining silver, not forgetting the drawbridge and moat and all the belongings usu... ...e tailor of the corner.' And though I have sometimes endeavoured to convince actors that they are mistaken in this notion they have adopted, and that ...

...en muses fertile, and bring into the world births that fill it with wonder and delight. Sometimes when a father has an ugly, loutish son, the love he bears him so blindfolds his eyes that he does not see his defects, or, rather, takes them for gifts and charms of mind and body, and talks of them to his friends as wit and grace. I, however? for though I pass for the father,...

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List of recipients of the Silver Buffalo Award

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...This list of recipients of the Silver Buffalo Award includes people who have been awarded the highest comm... ...n awarded the highest commendation of the Boy Scouts of America. Since the Silver Buffalo Award was first awarded in 1926, only 719 have been presente... ... Daniel Carter Beard Illustrator, author,... ... Social worker, chair of the first committee on organization for the BSA, and Secretary of the Playground and Recreation Association. ... ... American Life Insurance Company (MetLife), served as president of the BSA for nearly twenty years [a... ... Film producer, director, screenwriter, voice actor, animator, entrepreneur, and philanthropist ... ...  ^ a b Campbell, Thomas P. (2003). "A Best Friend in the White House". Scouting. Boy Scouts of America.  ... ...ts of the Silver Buffalo Award Daniel Carter Beard ... ...  ^ a b Campbell, Thomas P. (2003). "A Best Friend in the White House". Scouting. Boy Scouts of America.  ...

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The Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy

By: Jacob Burckhardt

... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or used ... ...ally. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclai... ... 1878 Part I THE STATE AS A WORK OF ART INTRODUCTION This work bears the title of an essay in the strictest sense of the word. No one is... ...ing human bodies. Tradition has preserved their names, like those of the bears of Emperor Valentinian I. In May, 1409, when war was going on, and ... ...d. The victors went round among the friends of the family, and did their best to recommend themselves; they found all in tears and preparing to le... ...se of Gonzaga at Mantua and that of Montefeltro of Urbino were among the best ordered and richest in men of ability during the second half of the ... ...ong the fine arts such as those which had to do with damasks and gold or silver embroidery, with woodcarving and 'intarsia,' with the sculpture of... ...e Medicean despotism all are so described that the inmost motives of the actors are laid bare to the light. At length Machiavelli in his Florentin... ...ng, both in the Vatican and at Urbino, was a uniform crimson velvet with silver clasps. Where there was so much care to show honour to the content...

...Introduction: This work bears the title of an essay in the strictest sense of the word. No one is more conscious than the writer with what limited means and strength he has addressed himself to a task so arduous. And even if he could look with great...

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Yim Ho

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...e began his career in television production making television program s for RTHK, then became a film director in 1980. His most famous and crit... ...stingly popular cantopop song. Ho's son Linq Yim (严艺之 aka 嚴羚) is a film actor, musician, and director who acted in Ho's 2005 film "A West Lake Mome... ...) - 10 Hong Kong Film Awards nominations Hong Kong Film Awards winners: Best Film, Best Director, Best Screenplay, Best Actress, Best New Performer... ...st Film, Best Director, Best Screenplay, Best Actress, Best New Performer, Best Art Direction Hong Kong Film Awards nominations: Best Cinematography,... ...ars (1996) Berlin International Film Festival winners: FIPRESCI Prize, Silver Bear for Best Director Berlin International Film Festival nominatio... ...1996) Berlin International Film Festival winners: FIPRESCI Prize, Silver Bear for Best Director Berlin International Film Festival nomination: Gold... ... Berlin International Film Festival winners: FIPRESCI Prize, Silver Bear for Best Director Berlin International Film Festival nomination: Golden Be... ...r for Best Director Berlin International Film Festival nomination: Golden Bear Hundred Flowers Awards winners: Best Actress Kitchen (1997) Puc... ...ination for A Lake Moment Berlin International Film Festival 1996 Silver Bear award for The Sun Has Ears 1996 FIPRESCI prize for The Sun H...

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Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy

By: Jacob Burckhardt

.... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or use... ...cially. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete discl... .../www.blackmask.com Part I. THE STATE AS A WORK OF ART INTRODUCTION This work bears the title of an essay in the strictest sense of the word. No one is... ...tearing human bodies. Tradition has preserved their names, like those of the bears of Emperor Valentinian I. In May, 1409, when war was going on, and ... ...tamed. The victors went round among the friends of the family, and did their best to recommend themselves; they found all in tears and preparing to le... ... house of Gonzaga at Mantua and that of Montefeltro of Urbino were among the best ordered and richest in men of ability during the second half of the ... ...d among the fine arts such as those which had to do with damasks and gold or silver embroidery, with woodcarving and 'intarsia,' with the sculpture of... ...r the Medicean despotism all are so described that the inmost motives of the actors are laid bare to the light. At length Machiavelli in his Florentin... ...inding, both in the Vatican and at Urbino, was a uniform crimson velvet with silver clasps. Where there was so much care to show honour to the content...

...Excerpt: THE STATE AS A WORK OF ART Introduction This work bears the title of an essay in the strictest sense of the word. No one is more conscious than the writer with what limited means and strength he has addressed himself to a task so arduous. And even if he could look with great...

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Ljubomir Ćipranić

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... Belgrade, Serbia Occupation Actor ... ...present Ljubomir Ćipranić (9 April 1936 – 24 December 2010) was a Serbian actor. He appeared in over 160 films an... ...in over 160 films and television shows since 1959. He starred in the 1967 film The Rats Woke Up, which won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 17... ... 160 films and television shows since 1959. He starred in the 1967 film The Rats Woke Up, which won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 17th Berl... ...films and television shows since 1959. He starred in the 1967 film The Rats Woke Up, which won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 17th Berlin In... ...s and television shows since 1959. He starred in the 1967 film The Rats Woke Up, which won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 17th Berlin Intern... ...(1988) References ^ "Berlinale 1967: Prize Winners". berlinale.de. Retrieved 2010-...

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Junior Classics, Vol. 6

By: Various

.... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or use... ...cially. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete discl... ... VOLUME SIX OLD-FASHIONED TALES CONTENTS The Race for the Silver Skates _Mary Mapes Dodge_ Nelly's Hospital _Louisa M. Alcott_... ...derland _From the drawing by Sir John Tenniel_ THE RACE FOR THE SILVER SKATES By Mary Mapes Dodge The 20th of December came at la... ...skirts, and bodices of dazzling brocade. These were accompanied by servants bearing foot-stoves and cloaks. There were the peasant-folk arrayed in e... ...ast one specimen from every known town in Holland. There were Utrecht water-bearers, Gouda cheese-makers, Delft pottery-men, Schiedam distillers, Am... ...the Hollanders are quite skilled at tent-making; but I like the Van Gleck's best,--the centre one,--striped red and white, and hung with evergreens.... ...mpassion, both for the unknown men for whom her little hands had done their best, and for the smaller sufferers nearer home, that she stroked the sh... ... Charles's, and that makes mine." The new performer, you perceive, was an actor with a title. That night's coach, driving up while the dress-reh...

...THE RACE FOR THE SILVER SKATES. The 20th of December came at last, bringing with it the perfection of winter weather. All over the level landscape lay the warm sunlight. It tried its power on lake, canal, and river; but the ice flashe...

...CONTENTS The Race for the Silver Skates _Mary Mapes Dodge_ Nelly's Hospital _Louisa M. Alcott_ A Fox and a Raven _Rebecca H. Davis_ The Private Theatricals _Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney_ A Case of Coincidence _Rose Terry Cooke_ The Flight of the Doll...

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Rousy Chanev

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... Burgas, Bulgaria Occupation Actor ... ... 1967-1996 Rousy Chanev (born 18 September 1945) is a Bulgarian actor. He has appeared in 30 films sinc... ...n the 1977 film Advantage, which was entered into the 28th Berlin International Film Festival where it won the Silver Bear for Best Director.[1] ... ...977 film Advantage, which was entered into the 28th Berlin International Film Festival where it won the Silver Bear for Best Director.[1] ... ...ilm Advantage, which was entered into the 28th Berlin International Film Festival where it won the Silver Bear for Best Director.[1] ... ...Advantage, which was entered into the 28th Berlin International Film Festival where it won the Silver Bear for Best Director.[1] S... ...(2012) References ^ "Berlinale 1978: Prize Winners". berlinale.de. Retrieved 2010-...

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Tono Bungay

By: Herbert George Wells

... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or used ... ...ally. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclai... ...hey are, as theatrical people say, no more (and no less) than "character actors." They have a class, they have a place, they know what is becoming... ...with a duke, and in an outburst of what was no doubt snobbishness, did my best to get him in the legs. But that failed. I'm sorry I haven't don... ...e English mind. But what IS coming into it? All this book, I hope, will bear a little on that. Our people never formulates; it keeps words for j... ...sentences began "they say"--"sugar is fatt-an-ing, nowadays. Many of the best people do not take it at all." "Not with their tea, ma'am," said Ra... ...y. Down the centre of the elaborate ceiling were three chandeliers, each bearing some hundreds of dangling glass lustres, and over the interminable... ...ing on, of enterprises, of inventions and great fortunes, of Rothschilds, silver kings, Vanderbilts, Goulds, flotations, realisations and the marvel... ...ition to connubial badinage, to a sort of gentle skylarking. There was a silvery ghost of lisping in her speech. She was a great humourist, and a...

... their type. You can speak of them as being of this sort of people or that. They are, as theatrical people say, no more (and no less) than ?character actors.? They have a class, they have a place, they know what is becoming in them and what is due to them, and their proper size of tombstone tells at last how properly they have played the part. But there is also another kin...

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Ismael Merlo

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... Occupation Actor Years active ... ... between 1941 and 1984. He starred in the 1966 film La caza, which won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 16th Berlin International Film Festiva... ...n 1941 and 1984. He starred in the 1966 film La caza, which won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 16th Berlin International Film Festival.[1] ... ...1 and 1984. He starred in the 1966 film La caza, which won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 16th Berlin International Film Festival.[1] ... ...d 1984. He starred in the 1966 film La caza, which won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 16th Berlin International Film Festival.[1] ... ... between 1941 and 1984. He starred in the 1966 film La caza, which won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 16th Berlin International Film Festiva... ...n 1941 and 1984. He starred in the 1966 film La caza, which won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 16th Berlin International Film Festival.[1] ... ...1 and 1984. He starred in the 1966 film La caza, which won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 16th Berlin International Film Festival.[1] ... ...d 1984. He starred in the 1966 film La caza, which won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 16th Berlin International Film Festival.[1] ...

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Tono Bungay

By: Herbert George Wells

.... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or use... ...cially. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete discl... ...t. They are, as theatrical people say, no more (and no less) than "character actors." They have a class, they have a place, they know what is becoming... ...ng with a duke, and in an outburst of what was no doubt snobbishness, did my best to get him in the legs. But that failed. I'm sorry I haven't done th... ...to the English mind. But what IS coming into it? All this book, I hope, will bear a little on that. Our people never formulates; it keeps words for je... ...her sentences began "they say"−−"sugar is fatt−an−ing, nowadays. Many of the best people do not take it at all." "Not with their tea, ma'am," said Rab... ...t sky. Down the centre of the elaborate ceiling were three chandeliers, each bearing some hundreds of dangling glass lustres, and over the interminabl... ...etting on, of enterprises, of inventions and great fortunes, of Rothschilds, silver kings, Vanderbilts, Goulds, flotations, realisations and the marve... ...sposition to connubial badinage, to a sort of gentle skylarking. There was a silvery ghost of lisping in her speech. She was a great humourist, and as...

... their type. You can speak of them as being of this sort of people or that. They are, as theatrical people say, no more (and no less) than ?character actors.? They have a class, they have a place, they know what is becoming in them and what is due to them, and their proper size of tombstone tells at last how properly they have played the part. But there is also another kin...

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Gerhard Olschewski

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...rzogskirchen, Germany Occupation Actor ... ...he 1976 film A Lost Life, which was entered into the 26th Berlin International Film Festival, where he won the Silver Bear for Best Actor.[1] ... ... film A Lost Life, which was entered into the 26th Berlin International Film Festival, where he won the Silver Bear for Best Actor.[1] ... ... A Lost Life, which was entered into the 26th Berlin International Film Festival, where he won the Silver Bear for Best Actor.[1] ... ...ost Life, which was entered into the 26th Berlin International Film Festival, where he won the Silver Bear for Best Actor.[1] Sele... ... Silver Bear for Best Actor ... ... Silver Bear for Best Actor ... ... Silver Bear for Best Actor ... ... Silver Bear for Best Actor ...

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The Virginians. A Tale of the Last Century

By: William Makepeace Thackeray

.... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or use... ...cially. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete discl... ......................................................154 CHAPTER XXXI. THE BEAR AND THE LEADER. .................................................. ...USE AT RICHMOND, VIRGINIA. • II. (enclosed in NO. I.) • CHAPTER XXXI. THE BEAR AND THE LEADER. • CHAPTER XXXII. IN WHICH A FAMILY COACH IS ORDE... ... set down conversations as I think I might have heard them; and so, to the best of my ability, endeavoured to revivify the bygone times and people... ...; she treats me like a lord when I go to the house; she don't grudge me the best of wine, or keep me cooling my heels in the counting−room as some fo... ...h−bowls, and stout gilded bottles of strong waters, and glittering rows of silver flagons, looked kindly after the young gentleman as he passed thr... ...d the room in just such another suit, gold corded frock, braided waistcoat, silver hilted sword, and solitaire as that which his elder brother wore... ...mpson called her Mrs. Lucy? that it was Lady Jane who was in love with the actor, and not Lady Mary? that it was Harry Hilton, of the Horse Grenad...

...rawn in the service of the king, the other was the weapon of a brave and honoured republican soldier. The possessor of the harmless trophy has earned for himself a name alike honoured in his ancestors? country, and his own, where genius such as his has always a peaceful welcome....

...1 -- William Makepeace Thackeray, 1 -- VOL. I, 3 -- Chapter I. IN WHICH ONE OF THE VIRGINIANS VISITS HOME, 3 -- Chapter II. IN WHICH HARRY HAS TO PAY FOR HIS SUPPER, 8 -- Chapter III. THE ESMONDS IN VIRGINIA, 15 -- Chapter IV. IN WHICH HARRY FINDS A NEW RELATIVE, 19 -- Chapter V. FAMILY JARS, 23 -- Chapter VI. THE VIRGINIANS BEGIN TO SEE THE WORLD, 30 -- Chapter VII. PREPA...

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Tomanija Đuričko

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...films and television shows between 1955 and 1987. She starred in the 1967 film The Rats Woke Up, which won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 17... ...nd television shows between 1955 and 1987. She starred in the 1967 film The Rats Woke Up, which won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 17th Berl... ...levision shows between 1955 and 1987. She starred in the 1967 film The Rats Woke Up, which won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 17th Berlin In... ...sion shows between 1955 and 1987. She starred in the 1967 film The Rats Woke Up, which won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 17th Berlin Intern... ...(1968) References ^ "Berlinale 1967: Prize Winners". berlinale.de. Retrieved 2010-... ... Serbian television actresses All stub articles Serbian actor stubs ...

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The Civilization of Illiteracy

By: Mihai Nadin

... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or used ... ...ally. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclai... ...pitome of the Civilization of Illiteracy For the love of trade "The best of the useful and the best of the ornamental" The rear-view mirror ... ...es Mediation of mediation Literacy and Education "Know the best" Ideal vs. real Relevance Temples of knowledge Coherence ... ...ow knowledge is shared, Peirce noticed that, without talking about the bearers of our knowledge-all the sign carriers we constitute-we would no... ...hority, I have acknowledged in the references the works that have some bearing on the ideas presented in this book. Few, very few indeed, are ... ...iency of the message they put in the mouths of politicians, soap-opera actors, businessmen, activists and many others in need of somebody to wr... ...st goods, or the exchange of goods for some universal substitute (gold, silver, precious stones with qualities of permanency), or even for a mo... ...t embodied the experience of crafts. These objects were made out of silver, gold, tin, and lead. In time, increased quantities of such meta...

...t to literacy A moving target The wise fox ?Between us the rift? Malthus revisited Captives to literacy The Epitome of the Civilization of Illiteracy For the love of trade ?The best of the useful and the best of the ornamental?...

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A Lost Life

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...tokar Runze. It was entered into the 26th Berlin International Film Festival, where Gerhard Olschewski won the Silver Bear for Best Actor.[1] ... ...unze. It was entered into the 26th Berlin International Film Festival, where Gerhard Olschewski won the Silver Bear for Best Actor.[1] ... ... It was entered into the 26th Berlin International Film Festival, where Gerhard Olschewski won the Silver Bear for Best Actor.[1] ... ...was entered into the 26th Berlin International Film Festival, where Gerhard Olschewski won the Silver Bear for Best Actor.[1] Cast... ...ntered into the 26th Berlin International Film Festival, where Gerhard Olschewski won the Silver Bear for Best Actor.[1] Cast ... ...Borell References ^ "Berlinale 1976: Prize Winners". berlinale.de. Retrieved 2010-...

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Jonah

By: Louis Stone

.... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or use... ...cially. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete discl... ..............................................52 PART 2. THE SIGN OF THE "SILVER SHOE" .............................................................. ..........................................59 CHAPTER 12. THE SIGN OF THE "SILVER SHOE" ............................................................. ...mpany, met with a grin of approval as he faced the ring of torches like an actor facing the footlights, posing before the crowd that had gathered,... ...As he hopped slowly down the street with the aid of a crutch, his grizzled beard and scowling face turned mechanically to right and left, sweeping... ...h cheekbones, for she was no beauty. By a singular coquetry, she wore her best shoes, small and neat, with high French heels. Jonah looked at the... ...w of the room which they shared, for Jonah believed that secrets were kept best by those who had none to tell. "Gawd, I'm dry," said Chook, yawnin... ...Ere, let me try," said Mum, impatiently. She knelt over the hole to get her bearings, and then plunged her arm into the gap. Jonah and Ada, on the...

...NER One side of the street glittered like a brilliant eruption with the light from a row of shops; the other, lined with houses, was almost deserted, for the people, drawn like moths by the glare, crowded and jostled under the lights. It was Saturday night, and Waterloo, by immemorial habit, had flung itself on the shops, bent on plunder. For an hour past a stream of peopl...

...S OWN, 35 -- Chapter 9. PADDY'S MARKET, 40 -- Chapter 10. JONAH DECLARES WAR, 47 -- Chapter 11. THE COURTING OF PINKEY, 52 -- PART 2. THE SIGN OF THE SILVER SHOE, 59 -- Chapter 12. THE SIGN OF THE SILVER SHOE, 59 -- Chapter 13. A FAMILY IN EXILE, 65 -- Chapter 14. ADA MAKES A FRIEND, 70 -- Chapter 15. Mrs PARTRIDGE LENDS A HAND, 76 -- Chapter 16. A DEATH IN THE FAMILY, 82 ...

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Richard Benner

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...977 film Outrageous! was entered into the 28th Berlin International Film Festival, where Craig Russell won the Silver Bear for Best Actor.[2] ... ...m Outrageous! was entered into the 28th Berlin International Film Festival, where Craig Russell won the Silver Bear for Best Actor.[2] ... ...rageous! was entered into the 28th Berlin International Film Festival, where Craig Russell won the Silver Bear for Best Actor.[2] ... ...ous! was entered into the 28th Berlin International Film Festival, where Craig Russell won the Silver Bear for Best Actor.[2] Sele... ...was entered into the 28th Berlin International Film Festival, where Craig Russell won the Silver Bear for Best Actor.[2] Selected ... ... ^ New York Times ^ "Berlinale 1978: Prize Winners". IMDb. Retrieved 2010-08-08.&n...

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Jonah

By: Louis Stone

... 60,000 PDF eBooks and PDF eDocuments in 104 languages have been optimized for text to speak. Let your computer read to you. Join now and gain access ... ...LARES WAR • CHAPTER 11. THE COURTING OF PINKEY • PART 2. THE SIGN OF THE "SILVER SHOE" • CHAPTER 12. THE SIGN OF THE "SILVER SHOE" • CHAPTER 13. A F... ...ht from a row of shops; the other, lined with houses, was almost deserted, for the people, drawn like moths by the glare, crowded and jostled under th... ...mpany, met with a grin of approval as he faced the ring of torches like an actor facing the footlights, posing before the crowd that had gathered, fla... ...erve tribal rites. The fresh, shrill voices broke on the air, mingled with silvery peals of laughter. What will you give to know her name, Know her n... ...As he hopped slowly down the street with the aid of a crutch, his grizzled beard and scowling face turned mechanically to right and left, sweeping the... ...gh cheekbones, for she was no beauty. By a singular coquetry, she wore her best shoes, small and neat, with high French heels. Jonah looked at the gi... ...w of the room which they shared, for Jonah believed that secrets were kept best by those who had none to tell. "Gawd, I'm dry," said Chook, yawning. ... ...e, let me try," said Mum, impatiently. She knelt over the hole to get her bearings, and then plunged her arm into the gap. Jonah and Ada, on their kn...

...One side of the street glittered like a brilliant eruption with the light from a row of shops; the other, lined with houses, was almost deserted, for the people, drawn like moths by the glare, crowded and jostled under the lights. It was Saturday night, and Waterloo, by immemorial habit, had flung itself on the shops, bent on plunder. For an hour past a stream of peopl...

.... JONAH STARTS ON HIS OWN · CHAPTER 9. PADDY'S MARKET · CHAPTER 10. JONAH DECLARES WAR · CHAPTER 11. THE COURTING OF PINKEY · PART 2. THE SIGN OF THE SILVER SHOE · CHAPTER 12. THE SIGN OF THE SILVER SHOE · CHAPTER 13. A FAMILY IN EXILE · CHAPTER 14. ADA MAKES A FRIEND · CHAPTER 15. Mrs PARTRIDGE LENDS A HAND · CHAPTER 16. A DEATH IN THE FAMILY · CHAPTER 17. THE TWO-UP SCHO...

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Severin Bijelić

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... Luka, SFR Yugoslavia Occupation Actor, footballer ... ...1949–1972 Severin Bijelić (10 February 1921 – 28 July 1972) was a Serbian actor. He appeared in 77 films and tele... ... films and television shows between 1949 and 1972. He starred in the 1967 film The Rats Woke Up, which won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 17... ...and television shows between 1949 and 1972. He starred in the 1967 film The Rats Woke Up, which won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 17th Berl... ...elevision shows between 1949 and 1972. He starred in the 1967 film The Rats Woke Up, which won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 17th Berlin In... ...ision shows between 1949 and 1972. He starred in the 1967 film The Rats Woke Up, which won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 17th Berlin Intern... ...(1967) References ^ "Berlinale 1967: Prize Winners". berlinale.de. Retrieved 2010-...

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Junior Classics, V6

By: William Patten

.... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or use... ...cially. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete discl... .........................................................1 THE RACE FOR THE SILVER SKATES.............................................................. ...pyright © 2002 Blackmask Online. http://www.blackmask.com • THE RACE FOR THE SILVER SKATES • NELLY'S HOSPITAL • A FOX AND A RAVEN • THE PRIVATE THEATR... ... skirts, and bodices of dazzling brocade. These were accompanied by servants bearing foot−stoves and cloaks. There were the peasant−folk arrayed in ev... ...east one specimen from every known town in Holland. There were Utrecht water−bearers, Gouda cheese−makers, Delft pottery−men, Schiedam distillers, Ams... ... the Hollanders are quite skilled at tent−making; but I like the Van Gleck's best, the centre one, striped red and white, and hung with evergreens. Th... ...ompassion, both for the unknown men for whom her little hands had done their best, and for the smaller sufferers nearer home, that she stroked the shi... ...Sir Charles's, and that makes mine. The new performer, you perceive, was an actor with a title. That night's coach, driving up while the dress−rehear...

...Excerpt: THE RACE FOR THE SILVER SKATES By Mary Mapes Dodge The 20th of December came at last, bringing with it the perfection of winter weather. All over the level landscape lay the warm sunlight. It tried its power on lake, canal, and river;...

...Table of Contents: Junior Classics, V6, 1 -- Edited by William Patten, 1 -- THE RACE FOR THE SILVER SKATES, 2 -- NELLY'S HOSPITAL, 10 -- A FOX AND A RAVEN, 18 -- THE PRIVATE THEATRICALS, 23 -- A CASE OF COINCIDENCE, 34 -- THE FLIGHT OF THE DOLLS, 39 -- SOLOMON JOHN GOES FOR APPLES, 42 -- WILD ROBIN, 44 -- DEA...

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Fernando Sánchez Polack

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... Madrid, Spain Occupation Actor ... ... Fernando Sánchez Polack (11 August 1920 – 24 January 1982) was a Spanish actor. He appeared in 113 films and tel... ...ed in 113 films and television shows between 1959 and 1982. He starred in the 1966 film La caza, which won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 16... ...13 films and television shows between 1959 and 1982. He starred in the 1966 film La caza, which won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 16th Berl... ...lms and television shows between 1959 and 1982. He starred in the 1966 film La caza, which won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 16th Berlin In... ...and television shows between 1959 and 1982. He starred in the 1966 film La caza, which won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 16th Berlin Intern... ... International Film Festival.[1] Selected filmography Weeping for a Bandit (1964) ... ...(1975) References ^ "Berlinale 1966: Prize Winners". berlinale.de. Retrieved 2010-...

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Here's Another

By: Lennie Lower

.... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or use... ...cially. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete discl... ................................................5 TROUT SEASON NOW OPEN FOR SILVER FISHERMEN .......................................................... ... THE BATHTUB • WHAT BREAD IS AND HOW TO USE IT • TROUT SEASON NOW OPEN FOR SILVER FISHERMEN • LOVE AND POLITICS • OVERCOMING CLASS CONSCIOUSNESS •... ... other fish with internal organs), a little silver−fishing is advised. It is best done with two players. A small piece of carpet, loaded with moth bal... ... he swopped a few of them with neighbors in adjoining caves, for stone clubs bear—skins, and whatnot. Nature pursued its relentless course and foisted... ...sted more pumpkins on to him. By degrees he accumulated an enormous stock of bear skins, etcetera, as well as pumpkins. Came a drought or an earthquak... ...CY BASED ON EXPERIENCE We have a PLAN. Before we go any further, it would be best, perhaps, to give a rough explanation of our monetary situation, par... ...hool one day. We used it to chase ferrets. It was a sad day for us when four actors came along (and wanted a rabbit's foot each, for luck). It was bad...

...Christian name was Thomas, so his full name was Thomas Thomas. This is very peculiar. Thomas?s family tree had been ringbarked at his father?s death, for Thomas was not married, and he was the last descendant of an honorable family. It looked as if the family could not descend any further. His father died in very romantic circumstances. He sprained his ankle in Macquarie S...

...Lower (Leonard Waldemar), 1 -- THE LAST OF THE THOMASES, 2 -- PERILS OF THE BATHTUB, 4 -- WHAT BREAD IS AND HOW TO USE IT, 5 -- TROUT SEASON NOW OPEN FOR SILVER FISHERMEN, 6 -- LOVE AND POLITICS, 7 -- OVERCOMING CLASS CONSCIOUSNESS, 9 -- BANKING: HOW SHE WORKS, 11 -- CURRENCY BASED ON EXPERIENCE, 14 -- ANZAC NIGHT IN THE GARDENS, 15 -- LOWER TURNS HIGHBROW, 16 -- ALL CRACK...

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Péter Andorai

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... Budapest, Hungary Occupation Actor ... ... 1975-present Péter Andorai (born 25 April 1948) is a Hungarian actor. He has appeared in over 90... ...arred in the 1980 film Bizalom, which was entered into the 30th Berlin International Film Festival, where it won the Silver Bear for Best Director.[1]... ...n the 1980 film Bizalom, which was entered into the 30th Berlin International Film Festival, where it won the Silver Bear for Best Director.[1] ... ... 1980 film Bizalom, which was entered into the 30th Berlin International Film Festival, where it won the Silver Bear for Best Director.[1] ... ...0 film Bizalom, which was entered into the 30th Berlin International Film Festival, where it won the Silver Bear for Best Director.[1] ... ...ebook (2013) References ^ "Berlinale 1980: Prize Winners". berlinale.de. Retrieved...

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Vivian Grey

By: Benjamin Disraeli

... 60,000 PDF eBooks and PDF eDocuments in 104 languages have been optimized for text to speak. Let your computer read to you. Join now and gain access ... ...Why then the world's mine oyster, Which I with sword will open." TO THE BEST AND GREATEST OF MEN I DEDICATE THESE VOLUMES. HE, FOR WHOM IT IS INT... ...l open." TO THE BEST AND GREATEST OF MEN I DEDICATE THESE VOLUMES. HE, FOR WHOM IT IS INTENDED, WILL ACCEPT AND APPRECIATE THE COMPLIMENT: THOSE... ...ionate of mothers, and the care of the most attentive of nurses, did their best to injure an excellent constitution. But Vivian was an only child, and... ...ast supplied; the grand object on which to bring the powers of his mind to bear and work was at last provided. He paced his chamber in an agitated spi... ...quipage of Mrs. Ormolu, the wife of a man who was working all the gold and silver mines in Christendom. "Ah! my dear Vivian," said Mr. Grey, "it is th... ...have figured in the Temptation of St. Anthony; and now a mournful, mystic, bearded countenance, which might have flitted in the back scene of a Witche... ...gnarled; there was the ash, with its smooth bark and elegant leaf; and the silver beech, and the gracile birch; and the dark fir, affording with its r... ...riage as a certain farce in which, sooner or later, he was, as a well-paid actor, to play his part; and could it have advanced his views one jot, he w...

...tinguished by any extraordinary incident. The solicitude of the most affectionate of mothers, and the care of the most attentive of nurses, did their best to injure an excellent constitution. But Vivian was an only child, and these exertions were therefore excusable. For the first five years of his life, Master Vivian, with his curly locks and his fancy dress, was the prid...

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Le Chat (film)

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...ds 21st Berlin International Film Festival[3] Silver Bear for Best Actress (Simone Si... ... 21st Berlin International Film Festival[3] Silver Bear for Best Actress (Simone Signoret ... ... 21st Berlin International Film Festival[3] Silver Bear for Best Actress (Simone Signoret - won... ... 21st Berlin International Film Festival[3] Silver Bear for Best Actress (Simone Signoret - won) ... ... Silver Bear for Best Actress (Simone Signoret - won) Silver Bear for Best Actor (Jean Gabin ... ... Silver Bear for Best Actress (Simone Signoret - won) Silver Bear for Best Actor (Jean Gabin - won) ... ... Silver Bear for Best Actress (Simone Signoret - won) Silver Bear for Best Actor (Jean Gabin - won) ... ... Silver Bear for Best Actress (Simone Signoret - won) Silver Bear for Best Actor (Jean Gabin - won) ... ...Silver Bear for Best Actress (Simone Signoret - won) Silver Bear for Best Actor (Jean Gabin - won) ...

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Voyages of Samuel de Champlain : Volume 1

By: Samuel de Champlain

... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or used ... ...ally. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclai... ...nded in the age in which they lived. Numberless events in which they were actors, and personal characteristics which might have illustrated and enri... ...ruggle which had been agitating the nation, wasting its resources and its best blood for more than half a century. It began in its incipient stages ... ...e was no cessation of arms until 1598. Although it is usually and perhaps best described as a religious war, the struggle was not altogether between... ...he time that Champlain was at the isthmus, in 1599-1601, the gold and silver of Peru were brought to Panama, then transported on mules a dis... ...and after exploring St. Mary's Bay, and discovering several mines of both Silver and iron, returned to Port Mouton and made to De Monts a minute and... ...was about to begin. On the 5th of July, they entered the Kennebec, and, bearing to the right, passed through Back River, [40] grazing their barque... ...e victorious Indian, fleet as the reindeer, escaped with his companions, bearing his prize with him into the depths of the forest. The natives on t...

...the future growth of European interests and races on this continent comprehended in the age in which they lived. Numberless events in which they were actors, and personal characteristics which might have illustrated and enriched their history, were therefore never placed upon record. In intimate connection with the career of Cabot, Cartier, Roberval, Ribaut, Laudonniere, G...

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Albert Finney

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... Occupation Actor Years active ... ...aintained a successful career in theatre, film and television. He is known for his roles in Saturday Night and Sunday Morning (1960), Tom Jones (1963)... ...lden Globe, Emmy and Screen Actors Guild Awards, Finney has been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor four times, for Tom Jones (1963), Murd... ...n Actors Guild Awards, Finney has been nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor four times, for Tom Jones (1963), Murder on the Orient Express (... ..., and Under the Volcano (1984); and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in Erin Brockovich (2000). ... ...ision Movie or Miniseries, but did not win. He won the Silver Berlin Bear award for Best Actor, for The Dresser, at the 34th Berli... ... Miniseries, but did not win. He won the Silver Berlin Bear award for Best Actor, for The Dresser, at the 34th Berlin Internationa... ... Dresser Sir Silver Bear for Best Actor Nominated — Academy Award for Best Ac... ...r Sir Silver Bear for Best Actor Nominated — Academy Award for Best Actor ...

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The Mountebank

By: William J. Locke

... With permission copies may be distributed so long as such copies (1) are for your or others personal use only, and (2) are not distributed or used ... ...ally. Prohibited distribution includes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclai... ...irs of life is always a conscious effort. Even this little prelude, in my best style, has taken me nearly two cigarettes to write; so I gave up an i... ...nkeepers. In this he became animated and amusing. His features assumed an actor's mobility foreign to their previous military sedateness, and he used... ...ch could be employed in the solution of other problems. I must ask you to bear this in mind when judging Lady Auriol. She had once fancied herself i... ...ion savoured of profanity. With a smile I added: "She's one of the very best." His brow cleared and his teeth gleamed out my tribute. "I've m... ...nctive French phrase. He rose, glanced around him, pounced on a little silver match-box and an empty wire waste-paper basket, and contorting his ... ...ceipts in front of her, counted out into little piles of bronze and small silver. The end had come. The circus could not be sold as a going concern.... ...couples danced to the strains of a wheezing hurdy-gurdy played by a white bearded ancient who at the end of each tune refreshed himself with a draug...

...y wretched affairs to which you patiently listened without seeming bored, you were good enough to suggest that I might write a book about myself, not for the sake of vulgar advertisement, but in order to interest, perhaps to encourage, at any rate to stimulate the thoughts of many of my old comrades who have been placed in the same predicament as myself. Well, I can?t do i...

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Ricky Tognazzi

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... Milan, Italy Occupation Actor, film director ... ...His film The Escort was entered into the 1993 Cannes Film Festival.[1] In 1991, he won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 41... ...m The Escort was entered into the 1993 Cannes Film Festival.[1] In 1991, he won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 41st Berl... ... Escort was entered into the 1993 Cannes Film Festival.[1] In 1991, he won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 41st Berlin In... ...ort was entered into the 1993 Cannes Film Festival.[1] In 1991, he won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 41st Berlin Intern... ...lcone (1999 - directed) Canone Inverso (2000 - directed) The Best Day of My Life (2002) ... ... David di Donatello Award for Best Director ... ... Italian people of Irish descent Male actors from Milan Silver Bear for Best Director recipient... ... Italian people of Irish descent Male actors from Milan Silver Bear for Best Director recipients ...

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