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Заметки об А.К.Толстом
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,100. Language: Russian. Published: April 20, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Essay » Literature
Сборник очерков о замечательном поэте золотого века русской литературы - Алексее Константиновиче Толстом. Книга адресована любителям словесности.
Заметки о русской поэзии
Price: Free! Words: 7,630. Language: Russian. Published: April 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Сборник обзорных очерков о лирике ярких русских поэтов XIX века: Пушкина, Д. Веневитинова, Я. Полонского, А. Толстого, А. Апухтина. Книга адресована любителям классической русской литературы.
Travel and Luggage History Notes Book 10
Series: History Notes. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,830. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » History » Social history
How did people travel in past centuries and what did they take with them to make their long journeys easier? Travel by road, ship, canal, or railway all took a long time and had dangers so people learned to prepare. And then, in the nineteenth century, road improvements, inventions, and scientific developments made travel more pleasurable.
Joe Phenix's Silent Six
Series: The Joe Phenix Detective Series, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,660. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2018 by Dark Lantern Tales. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Within the palatial home of the leading Wall Street “Money King,” a concealed extortionist seeks a fortune from the magnate. The police detectives can’t discover any suspects, so the obvious choice is to secretly employ the best sleuth in New York City. At his office, Joe Phenix receives an obtuse note with a very strange request.
Joe Phenix's Shadow
Series: The Joe Phenix Detective Series, Book 7. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,860. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2018 by Dark Lantern Tales. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
On a dark evening in 1890, a murderer strikes in the middle of New York City’s Washington Square Park. Seemingly no one has seen the attack. Both the police investigators and private detective Joe Phenix are at a loss as to how they can proceed. However, Joe Phenix begins to get tips from a veiled woman who seems to have been mesmerized.
Series: Oliver Redcastle Historical Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,940. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Ex-Pinkerton and ex-Union army sharpshooter, Oliver Redcastle, must find a missing boy. His search takes him to the mean streets of Baltimore in 1884. Oliver confronts grave-robbers, mediums, unscrupulous physicians, a mad scientist and the "ghost of an old love." He even has to out shoot Annie Oakley,.
No Simple Passage
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,460. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » History » Social history
In 1842 the London set out from England with 258 pioneers looking for a new life in New Zealand. By imaginatively stowing away alongside her ancestor Rebecca Remington, Jenny Robin Jones has created a startling record of life on board with all its hardships. Combined with the voyage are accounts of the Wellington settlement as the pioneers will find it and the history they are caught up in.
Boy in Blue
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,910. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2017 by Steven Kay. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
In 1897 at West Riding Assizes, Police Constable John Higgins gave evidence in the trial of twelve ordinary men for indecency at a private party. Treated worse than murderers they felt the full weight of the law. Higgins had gained their trust and obtained an invite to the party. Was he really undercover or was it just a cover-up?
The Christmas of a Countess
Series: The Holidays of the Aristocracy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,210. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
When Grandby takes his bride to Northumberland for their first Christmas together, he’s hoping to spend the cold nights working on an heir for his earldom. Adele is looking forward to warm fires and a cozy library. When their valet and lady's maid are stuck at a coaching inn, the newlyweds must fend for themselves while the servants discover how much they have misjudged one another.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,660. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Manhattan is the continuing saga of Michael and Emily Ranahan’s life as recounted in In The Time Of Famine. In fleeing the famine in Ireland to find a new life in the New World, they come ashore at New York City on an island called Manhattan, a chaotic, odoriferous city filled with rascals, ne’er’ do-wells, rapscallions, and corrupt politicians.