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Tales and sketches.

by Hugh Miller

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Published by Gould and Lincoln, Sheldon and company; [etc., etc.] in Boston, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fergusson, Robert, 1750-1774 -- Fiction.,
  • Burns, Robert, 1759-1796 -- Fiction.,
  • Forsyth, William, 1722-1800. [from old catalog],
  • Poets -- Fiction.,
  • Scotland -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsMiller, Lydia Falconer (Fraser), "Mrs. Hugh Miller," 1811?-1876, [from old catalog] ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR5021.M45 T3 1863a
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, [17]-369 p.
    Number of Pages369
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24158545M
    LC Control Number39017667

      A collection of short stories by Benjamin Drake, "Tales and Sketches from the Queen City," highlights stories of the early pioneers who settled the region near the city of Cincinnati, Ohio, north of the Ohio River, and also Kentucky, telling stories of Indian wars and conflicts, the European troubles that brought many pioneers to America in the 18th century, Author: Benjamin Drake. Caxton's Book: A Collection of Essays, Poems, Tales, and Sketches W. H. Rhodes Limited preview - Caxton's Book: a Collection of Essays, Poems, Tales, and Sketches2/5(1).

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    Tales and Sketches, vol. 1 Esteemed as a literary critic and poet, Edgar Allan Poe was most highly acclaimed for his tales and sketches. He transformed the short story from anecdote to art, virtually created the detective story, and perfected the psychological thriller. HANDSOMELY BOUND SET OF J.M. BARRIE'S NOVELS AND TALES. BARRIE, J. M. The Novels, Tales, and Sketches of J. M. Barrie. Twelve volumes. Octavo, contemporary three-quarter brown morocco, raised bands, elaborately gilt-decorated spines, marbled boards and endpapers, top edges gilt, uncut and partly unopened.


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