Books tagged: 1830s

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Gypsies and Gentry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,350. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2017 by Hague Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
In the early 1800’s gentry meets gypsy and love, betrayal, deceit and death create a mystery that echoes down the ages.
Brave Emilia - The Story of Countess Emilia Plater
Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: British English. Published: June 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » History » European
The story of Emilia Plater (Emilija Pliateryté), a feminist and revolutionary icon. Retold by Hazel Plater, illustrated by Becky Johnson.
Her Name was Emmanuelle-Part 1
Price: Free! Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Emmanuelle, the daughter of Etienne Democoeur, a Parisian inspector, falls in love with a drunkard named Pierre. When she goes to live with him in his house and discovers that he holds political meetings that speak against the king, Louis-Philippe, what will happen? When the political meetings turn into a revolution, will anyone survive the gunfire?
The Murder Of A Maine Prostitute In Gaslight New York City
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Genealogy, Nonfiction » Social Science » Prostitution & sex trade
Helen Jewett was the daughter of a Maine shoemaker. Raised as Dorcas Doyen, she entered the home of a prominent judge in Portland as a girl. She was turned out of this home for sexual indiscretions. Her misadventures led to a life of prostitution that she lived in establishments in Maine, Boston, and New York City. My text recounts her demise and the ancestry of her family and two of her clients.
The Prize Bride
Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2009 by Darling Newspaper Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Marrying for money would save the career of a penurious young captain. But winning the daughter of The Wangler, an English tycoon, was a prospect to fear. Author John Ivor delights with this humorous account of bride-seeking in the early 1800s. The characters interact in an unusual, yet richly endowed, county mansion.