Books tagged: century 19

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The Counterfeit Princess
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,090. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Adventure » General
After accepting an offer to stand in for an “indisposed” princess in Victorian Europe, Abigail Smithfield discovers she’s a target for assassins. She’ll need all her wits and courage—and help from a conflicted nobleman—to escape. A grand adventure in the vein of Rafael Sabatini and Robert Louis Stevenson.
Perspectiva istorică asupra fenomenului spiritist
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 24,410. Language: Romanian. Published: January 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
A historical perspective on the 19th century Romanian spiritist phenomenon as presented by the Romanian press of that time.
Count Rupert's Captive
Series: Regencies. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 88,230. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Their carriage is attacked while on the way to Vienna, and Belle, the only survivor, is taken to the Count's castle. He employs her as companion to his niece, then, by a mixture of threats and promises, asks her to go with him to Vienna where the Congress is meeting, and help him persuade the politicians to return the Tyrol to Austria.
Gestalte op de heuvel
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 7,320. Language: Dutch. Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Vertegenwoordigers van het Biosofisch Instituut en de Slang Groep sluiten zich omstreeks 1900 aaneen in een hallucinante onderneming. Doelwit is de zeer invloedrijke en puriteinse Mrs. Redcod op de top van de heuvel Clearview, ergens aan de Pacific in het noordwesten van de Verenigde Staten.
Eugenie and the Earl
Series: Regencies. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,590. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Eugenie, orphaned in Switzerland, is working her way through France in 1812 as she returns to England and a home with her uncle. She is helped by the stranger Hugues. Enjoying London Society, she is worried by the behaviour of her cousin George. Then the Earl of Lyndhurst comes to the rescue.
How They Lived: The Everyday Lives of Hungarian Jews, 1867-1940
Price: $45.00 USD. Words: 61,310. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016 by ceupress. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish
This book documents the physical aspects of the lives of Hungarian Jews in the late 19th and early 20th centuries: the way they looked, the kind of neighborhoods and apartments they lived in, and the places where they worked. Regardless of whether they lived integrated within the majority society or in separate communities, they were an important and integral part of the nation.
Cobblestone Road
Price: Free! Words: 24,640. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
19th century England. Two feuding families dealing with the consequences of every action they make. Delve into the world of broken homes and dark mysteries of the Lords and Ladies that live within Cobblestone Road.
Playing White
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 12,050. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Set in St Petersburg, the short story Playing White is a winter tale. The main personage is Oscar Maria Graf, younger contemporary of Oscar Wilde. On the Xmas eve, Oscar Graf and his boyfriend Felix find themselves in a center of a mystery. All personages are aged 20+.
The Blazing Glen
Series: Highland Tales, Book 1 · 18th & 19th Century, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,440. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Janet Mackay dislikes Englishmen, especially the Marquess of Sutherland who will evict them to make way for sheep. So when Alastair Fenton arrives, she is far from friendly. After the eviction grandmother Mary dies. Janet will go to Canada to join her brother, who fled after the '45, but on the way to Glasgow disaster strikes. Janet accepts Alastair's help, rejecting Murdo who wants to marry her.
Lizzie : Lethal Innocence - Lizzie Series, Book 1
Series: Lizzie, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,160. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 13, 2011 by Whitlands Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
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Lizzie, a spunky nine-year-old street waif manages to escape the clutches of the law while her friends are deported for stealing food. Later, wandering the streets, she aids an old man and starts selling bread on the street to feed them. Thus begins her life as a budding entrepreneur in London during the Napoleonic Wars, and a chain of events which will change the face of dockland forever