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Michael Hart: Birthday Remembrance

[In commemoration of Michael’s birthday, Jim Berger has written some reflections–Ed]

Michael Hart’s birthday comes around in just a few days. What do you remember?

Did you ever hear about the two buildings Michael disappeared in South Korea?

Or how about sitting out one of the riots during the 1968 Democratic Convention, with his girlfriend, atop a squad car?

If Michael’s life was not charmed, it certainly was interesting.

I can testify to keeping the water up in his furnace in the dead of winter while Michael was out of town. Michael’s home was storied and rightly so, for Michael was an inveterate collector of all things remotely interesting.

We played Frisbee golf, and once on Halloween, I savored an authentic, Star-Wars, light saber that lit up to perfection and made all the right noises.

But at Michael’s funeral, it became clear that I knew but half of it, if that much.

The dining room for lunch at the Eastland Suites Hotel & Conference Center was abuzz with fantastic stories and remembrances as we paused to break bread and personalize our grief with one another.

I had not known that Michael had been an Eagle Scout.

There is still much we could all learn about the man, and so, that is the question: What do you remember?

And with a bit of luck, we may even be able to share our stories on the radio. Negotiations to that effect are just getting underway. I am hopeful that one particular call-in program will find time for us, perhaps on Friday, at 10 a.m. Central Time.

As I say, negotiations are just getting underway. We’ll know more by Thursday. But that is something to shoot for. And dare I say, the richer and broader the response right here, the easier it will be for making a case to those who decide these things.

In that vein, I refer everyone to WILL – Focus – June 07, 2011, which 33 minutes into the audio file contains the last known phone call by Michael Hart to this particular radio, call-in program. Michael did not identify himself, but I recognized him, and we got together for lunch a short time thereafter.

It would be good to locate other calls of Michael’s from those audio files. It would be good to locate them all.

Who would join in such a search? That would require formally splitting up the task and zeroing in on topics about computers or
about books. I’m good for up to three hours of listening for Hart clips, if anyone else will join me.

Please consider that, and then let’s get in touch. But for the moment, for Michael’s birthday, what do you remember about Michael

It’s time to celebrate an incredible man. Please share what you have, be it modest or grand. Just click on the edit button and insert your own text at the bottom of the box that opens up below. Then save the page. Together we can get the whole picture of Michael Hart, founder of Project Gutenberg.

PG Monthly Newsletter (2014-03-05)

This is the Project Gutenberg Newsletter for March 2014.


* Michael Hart's birthday
* Read an eBook Week
* New eBook listings from February 2014

* Michael Hart's birthday

Michael Hart's birthday 67th birthday would have been Thursday March
6, 2014.  In commemoration, long-time friend Jim Berger has written
some reflections.

The reflections, and an image of Michael from when he and I made a
presentation at the University of Illinois, are online here:

This is what Jim wrote there:

Birthday Remembrance
  by contributer Jim Berger and you

Michael Hart's birthday comes around in just a few days.  What do you

Did you ever hear about the two buildings Michael disappeared in South

Or how about sitting out one of the riots during the 1968 Democratic
Convention, with his girlfriend, atop a squad car?

If Michael's life was not charmed, it certainly was interesting.

I can testify to keeping the water up in his furnace in the dead of
winter while Michael was out of town.  Michael's home was storied—and
rightly so, for Michael was an inveterate collector of all things
remotely interesting.

We played Frisbee golf, and once on Halloween, I savored an authentic,
Star-Wars, light saber that lit up to perfection and made all the
right noises.

But at Michael's funeral, it became clear that I knew but half of
it—if that much.

The dining room for lunch at the Eastland Suites Hotel & Conference
Center was abuzz with fantastic stories and remembrances as we paused
to break bread and personalize our grief with one another.

I had not known that Michael had been an Eagle Scout.

There is still much we could all learn about the man, and so, that is
the question: What do you remember?

And with a bit of luck, we may even be able to share our stories on
the radio.  Negotiations to that effect are just getting underway.  I
am hopeful that one particular call-in program will find time for us,
perhaps on Friday, at 10 a.m. Central Time.

As I say, negotiations are just getting underway.  We'll know more by
Thursday.  But that is something to shoot for.  And dare I say, the
richer and broader the response right here, the easier it will be for
making a case to those who decide these things.

In that vein, I refer everyone to WILL - Focus - June 07, 2011, which
33½ minutes into the audio file contains the last known phone call by
Michael Hart to this particular radio, call-in program.  Michael did
not identify himself, but I recognized him, and we got together for
lunch a short time thereafter.

It would be good to locate other calls of Michael's from those audio
files.  It would be good to locate them all.

Who would join in such a search?  That would require formally
splitting up the task and zeroing in on topics about computers or
about books.  I'm good for up to three hours of listening for Hart
clips, if anyone else will join me.

Please consider that, and then let's get in touch.  But for the
moment, for Michael's birthday, what do you remember about Michael

It's time to celebrate an incredible man.  Please share what you have,
be it modest or grand.  Just click on the edit button and insert your
own text at the bottom of the box that opens up below.  Then save the
page.  Together we can get the whole picture of Michael Hart, founder
of Project Gutenberg.

* Read an eBook Week

Project Gutenberg is a proud part of the annual "Read an eBook Week",
which is March 2-8 2014. Every day, every week, eBooks are freely
available at www.gutenberg.org. Read, enjoy, and share! You can find
the Read an eBook Week on Facebook:

* New eBook Listings from February 2014

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A Little Girl in Old Washington, by Amanda M. Douglas                    45045

The Great Small Cat and Others, by May E. Southworth                     45044
 [Subtitle: Seven Tales]
 [Illustrator: Pedro J.  Lemos]

Atheensch Jongensleven, by Koenraad Kuiper                               45043
 [Language: Dutch]

A Mock Idyl, by Percy Ross                                               45042

Mental Philosophy: Including the Intellect, Sensibilities, and Will,     45041
 by Joseph Haven

Menticulture, by Horace Fletcher                                         45040
 [Subtitle: or the A-B-C of True Living]

Punch or the London Charivari, Vol. 109, September 28, 1895, by Various  45039

Perlycross, by R. D. Blackmore                                           45038
 [Subtitle: A Tale of the Western Hills]

Hebrew Humor and other Essays, by Joseph Chotzner                        45037

Les Dernières Années du Marquis et de la Marquise de Bombelles,          45036
 by Maurice Fleury
 [Language: French]

Sir William Wallace, by A. F. Murison                                    45035

Fifty Notable Years, by John G. Adams                                    45034
 [Subtitle: Views of the Ministry of Christian Universalism
  During the Last Half-Century; with Biographical Sketches]

The Sea, by Frederick Whymper                                            45033
 [Subtitle: Its Stirring Story of Adventure,
  Peril, & Heroism. Volume 4]

No Posting                                                               45032

Journal de Jean Héroard, tome 1 de 2, (1601-1610), by Jean Héroard       45031
 [Subtitle: sur l'enfance et la jeunesse de Louis XIII]
 [Language: French]

A.B.C. of Snap Shooting, by Horace Fletcher                              45030
 [Subtitle: Sporting, Exhibition, and Military]

On the Yukon Trail, by Roy J. Snell                                      45029
 [Subtitle: Radio-Phone Boys Series, #2]

The Boy Scouts on the Trail, by Herbert Carter                           45028
 [Subtitle: or, Scouting through the Big Game Country]

Chaucer's Works, Volume 3 of 7, by Geoffrey Chaucer                      45027
 [Subtitle: The House of Fame; The Legend of Good Women; The
  Treatise on the Astrolabe; The Sources of the Canterbury Tales]

The Four Corners Abroad, by Amy Ella Blanchard                           45026

Imperial Federation, by George Parkin                                    45025
 [Subtitle: The Problem of National Unity]

A Boy Trooper With Sheridan, by Stanton P. Allen                         45024
 [Subtitle: First Massachusetts Cavalry]
 [Illustrator: Stanton P. Allen]

The Pictorial Grammar, by Alfred  Crowquill                              45023
 [Illustrator: Alfred Crowquill]

Bernard Brooks' Adventures, by Horatio Alger, Jr                         45022
 [Subtitle: The Experience of a Plucky Boy]

Jack The Giant Killer, by Percival Leigh                                 45021
 [Illustrator: John Leech]

The Divining Rod, by Charles Latimer                                     45020
 [Subtitle: Virgula Divina--Baculus Divinatorius (Water-Witching)]

The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume III of 4,                  45019
 by Francis Maitland Balfour 

The Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume II of 4,                   45018
 by Francis Maitland Balfour 

Het boek van Siman den Javaan, by E. F. E Douwes Dekker                  45017
 [Subtitle: Een roman van rijst, dividend en menschelijkheid]
 [Language: Dutch]

With Rod and Line in Colorado Waters, by Lewis B. France                 45016

Histoire du Consulat et de l'Empire, Vol. 11 de 20, by Adolphe Thiers    45015
 [Subtitle: faisant suite à l'Histoire de la Révolution Française]
 [Language: French]

Histoire du Consulat et de l'Empire, Vol. 10 de 20, by Adolphe Thiers    45014
 [Subtitle: faisant suite à l'Histoire de la Révolution Française]
 [Language: French]

Cours Familier de Littérature, Volume 18, by Alphonse de Lamartine       45013
 [Subtitle: Un Entretien par Mois]
 [Language: French]

Cours Familier de Littérature, Volume 2, by Alphonse de Lamartine        45012
 [Subtitle: Un Entretien par Mois]
 [Language: French]

The Logs of the Serapis-Allance-Ariel under the Command                  45011
 of John Paul Jones 1779-1780, by Anonymous
 [Editor: John S. Barnes]

Oliver Cromwell, by Samuel Rawson Gardiner                               45010

Gabriel Schillings Flucht, by Gerhart Hauptmann                          45009
 [Subtitle: Drama]
 [Language: German]

Viidakkopoika, by Rudyard Kipling                                        45008
 [Language: Finnish]

Balarilang Tagalog, by Mamerto Paglinawan                                45007
 [Language: Tagalog]

General Smith's Views of the Powers and Policy of the                    45006
 Government of the United States, by Joseph Smith

Absurdities of Immaterialism, by Orson Pratt                             45005
 [Subtitle: Or, A Reply to T. W. P. Taylder's Pamphlet, Entitled,
  "The Materialism of the Mormons or Latter-Day Saints, Examined
  and Exposed"]

Library of Work and Play: Working in Metals, by Charles Conrad Sleffel   45004

Mr. Punch's History of Modern England Vol. II of IV, 1857-1874,          45003
 by Charles L. Graves

Harmonies of Political Economy, by Frédéric Bastiat                      45002
 [Subtitle: Translated from the Third French Edition,
  with a Notice of the Life and Writings of the Author]
 [Translator: Patrick James Stirling]

Institutes of the Christian Religion, Vol. I of 2, by John Calvin        45001
 [Translator: John Allen]

Elias Lönnrotin nuoruuden ajoilta Laukon kartanossa,                     45000
 by Emil Fredrik Nervander
 [Language: Finnish]

Äiti, by Victoria Benedictsson and Axel Lundegård                        44999
 [Language: Finnish]

The Gentleman from San Francisco, by Ivan Alekseyevich Bunin             44998
 [Subtitle: and Other Stories]
 [Translators: Samuel Solomonovich Koteliansky, Leonard Woolf
  and David Herbert Lawrence]

That Last Waif, by Horace Fletcher                                       44997
 [Subtitle: or Social Quarantine]

Rank and Talent; A Novel, Vol. II of 3, by William Pitt Scargill         44996

Dick and Fitzgerald Catalog (1866), by Dick and Fitzgerald               44995

A Lady's Tour in Corsica, Vol. II of 2, by Gertrude Forde                44994

A Lady's Tour in Corsica, Vol. I of 2, by Gertrude Forde                 44993

Travelling Sketches, by Anthony Trollope                                 44992

Lily Norris' Enemy, by Joanna Mathews                                    44991

Torpedoes and Torpedo Warfare, by C. W. Sleeman                          44990

The Complete Cynic, by Oliver Herford, Ethel Watts Mumford               44989
 and Addison Mizner                              
 [Subtitle: Being Bunches of Wisdom Culled from the Calendars
  of Oliver Herford, Ethel Watts Mumford and Addison Mizner]

Alphabetical Catalogue of Books in General Literature and Fiction,       44988
 by Chatto & Windus

The Pioneer Trail, by Alfred Lambourne                                   44987

The Elements of Qualitative Chemical Analysis, vol. 1,                   44986
 parts 1 and 2, by Julius Stieglitz
 [Subtitle: With Special Consideration of the Application of the
  Laws of Equilibrium and of the Modern Theories of Solution]

Alcoholic Fermentation, by Arthur Harden                                 44985
 [Subtitle: Second Edition, 1914]

The Mystery Girl, by Carolyn Wells                                       44984

The Mentor: Italy Under War Conditions, Vol. 6, Num. 23,                 44983
 Ser. No. 171, January 15, 1919, by E. M. Newman

Lady Lilith, by Stephen McKenna                                          44982

Harper's Young People, March 8, 1881, by Various                         44981
 [Subtitle: An Illustrated Weekly]

Colonel Thomas Blood, by Wilbur Cortez Abbott                            44980
 [Subtitle: Crown-stealer 1618-1680]

The Secret Memoirs of Bertha Krupp, by Henry W. Fischer                  44979
 [Subtitle: From the Papers and Diaries of
  Chief Gouvernante Baroness D'Alteville]

The Complete Poems of Sir John Davies, Volume 2 of 2, by John Davies     44978

The Complete Poems of Sir John Davies, Volume 1 of 2, by John Davies     44977

Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 109, September 7, 1895, by Various  44976
 [Editor: Sir Francis Burnand]

A History of Roman Literature, by Harold North Fowler                    44975

Short account of the extraordinary life and travels of H. L. L.,         44974
 by H. L. L.
 [Subtitle: native of St. Domingo, now a prisoner
  of war at Ashbourn, in Derbyshire]

Stray Pebbles from the Shores of Thought, by Elizabeth Porter Gould      44973

Sciopticon, by Franz Paul Liesegang                                      44972
 [Subtitle: Einf?hrung in die Projections-Kunst]
 [Language: German]

Briefe aus dem hohen Norden, by Elias Haffter                            44971
 [Language: German]

The Recollections of A Drummer-Boy, by Harry M. Kieffer                  44970

The English and Scottish Popular Ballads, Volume I of 5, by Various      44969
 [Editor: Francis James Child]

Peeps at Many Lands--India, by John Finnemore                            44968
 [Illustrator: Mortimer Menpes]

Livserindringer, by Johan Nicolai Madvig                                 44967
 [Language: Danish]

Craft Gilds, by W. Cunningham                                            44966

Random Shots From a Rifleman, by John Kincaid                            44965

Battles of the Civil War, by Thomas Elbert Vineyard                      44964

For Faith and Freedom, by Walter Besant                                  44963
 [Illustrators: A. Forestier and F. Waddy]

Early American Poetry 1610-1820, by New York Public Library              44962
 [Subtitle: A List of Works in the New York Public Library]

Reise zu deutschen Front, by Ludwig Ganghofer                            44961
 [Language: German]

Angélique de Mackau, Marquise de Bombelles, by Maurice Fleury            44960
 [Subtitle: et la Cour de Madame Élisabeth]
 [Language: French]

Tales of My Time, Vol. II of 3, by William Pitt Scargill                 44959
 [Subtitle: Who Is She; The Young Reformers]

Les quatre livres de philosophie morale et politique de la Chine,        44958
 by Confucius and Mencius
 [Language: French]

Anna Karenina, 2. Band, by Leo N. Tolstoi                                44957
 [Language: German]

Anna Karenina, 1. Band, by Leo N. Tolstoi                                44956
 [Language: German]

A short history of Rhode Island, by George Washington Greene             44955

Bessie in the City, by Joanna Mathews                                    44954

Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 109, July 6, 1895, by Various       44953
 [Editor: Sir Francis Burnand]

Sixpenny Pieces, by A. Neil Lyons                                        44952

The Motor Boys in Strange Waters, by Clarence Young                      44951
 [Subtitle: or, Lost in a Floating Forest]

Plane and Plank, by Oliver Optic                                         44950
 [Subtitle: or, The Mishaps of a Mechanic]

James Frederick Ferrier, by Elizabeth Sanderson Haldane                  44949
 [Illustrator: Joseph Brown]

Abstracts of Papers Read at the First International Eugenics Congress,   44948
 by Various
 [Subtitle: University of London, July, 1912]

Allied Cookery, by Grace Glergue Harrison and Gertrude Clergue           44947
 [Subtitle: British, French, Italian, Belgian, Russian]

Valittuja novelleja II, by Guy de Maupassant                             44946
 [Language: Finnish]

Valittuja novelleja I, by Guy de Maupassant                              44945
 [Language: Finnish]

Veljekset, by Guy de Maupassant                                          44944
 [Language: Finnish]

Harper's Young People, March 1, 1881, by Various                         44943
 [Subtitle: An Illustrated Weekly]

Harper's Young People, December 21, 1880, by Various                     44942
 [Subtitle: An Illustrated Weekly]

The Government of God, by John Taylor                                    44941
Edrik, de Noorman, by J. F. Hodgetts                                     44940
 [Language: Dutch]

Children of the Soil, by Henryk Sienkiewicz                              44939
 [Translator: Jeremiah Curtin]

Jälkipoimintoja III, by Pietari Päivärinta                               44938
 [Subtitle: Kanttilaiset; Muistelmia katovuosilta]
 [Language: Finnish]

Jälkipoimintoja II, by Pietari Päivärinta                                44937
 [Subtitle: Omistaan eläjiä]
 [Language: Finnish]

Jälkipoimintoja I, by Pietari Päivärinta                                 44936
 [Subtitle: Volmari]
 [Language: Finnish]

Myths and Legends of the Mississippi Valley and the Great Lakes,         44935
 by Various
 [Editor: Katharine B. Judson]

Captives Among the Indians, by James Smith, Francesco                    44934
 Giuseppe Bressani, Mary White Rowlandson and Mercy Harbison

Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 148, February 10, 1915, by Various  44933
 [Editor: Owen Seaman]

Free Thought and Official Propaganda, by Bertrand Russell                44932

Les vieilles villes des Flandres, by Albert Robida                       44931
 [Subtitle: Belgique et Flandre française]
 [Language: French]

Palissy the Huguenot Potter, by C. L. Brightwell                         44930
 [Subtitle: A True Tale]

The Basis of Morality, by Arthur Schopenhauer                            44929
 [Translator: Arthur Broderick Bullock]

The Liberty Girl, by Rena I. Halsey                                      44928
 [Illustrator: Nana French Bickford]

Harper's Young People, February 22, 1881, by Various                     44927
 [Subtitle: An Illustrated Weekly]

When You Don't Know Where to Turn, by Steven J. Bartlett                 44926C
 [Subtitle: A Self-Diagnosing Guide to Counseling and Therapy]

Harper's Young People, February 15, 1881, by Various                     44925
 [Subtitle: An Illustrated Weekly]

Uncle Joe's Stories, by Edward Hugessen Knatchbull-Hugesson              44924
 [Illustrator: Ernest Griset] 

Slim Evans and his Horse Lightning, by Graham M. Dean                    44923

The Last of the Flatboats, by George Cary Eggleston                      44922
 [Subtitle: A Story of The Mississippi and
  its Interesting Family of Rivers]

Die Cellularpathologie, by Rudolf Virchow                                44921
 [Subtitle: in ihrer Begründung auf physiologische
  und pathologische Gewebelehre]
 [Language: German]

The Normans, by Sarah Orne Jewett                                        44920
 [Subtitle: told chiefly in relation to their conquest of England]

Discourses in America, by Matthew Arnold                                 44919

Hombres y glorias de América, by Enrique Piñeyro                         44918
 [Language: Spanish]

Delusion and Dream, by Wilhelm Jensen and Sigmund Freud                  44917
 [Subtitle: An Interpretation in the Light
  of Psychoanalysis of Gradiva]
 [Translator: Helen M. Downey]

Modernities, by Horace Barnett Samuel                                    44916

Margaret Brown's French Cookery Cook, by Margaret Brown                  44915

Bow-Wow and Mew-Mew, by Georgiana M. Craik                               44914

The Life of the Moselle, by Octavius Rooke                               44913
 [Subtitle: From its source in the Vosges Mountains
  to its junction with the Rhine at Coblence]
 [Illustrators: Octavius Rooke and Henry Noel Humphreys]

Private Papers of William Wilberforce, by William Wilberforce            44912

Cruelle Enigme, by Paul Bourget                                          44911
 [Language: French]

Descriptive Analyses of Piano Works, by Edward Baxter Perry              44910
 [Subtitle: For the Use of Teachers, Players, and Music Clubs]

The New Forest, by Elizabeth Godfrey                                     44909

The Law of Civilization and Decay, by Brooks Adams                       44908
 [Subtitle: An Essay on History] 

An Interesting Account of Several Remarkable Visions, by Orson Pratt     44907
 [Subtitle: And of the Late Discovery of Ancient American Records]

L'Histoire de France racontée par les Contemporains (Tome 3/4))          44906
 by Louis Dussieux
 [Subtitle: Extraits des Chroniques, des Mémoires et des
  Documents originaux, avec des sommaires et des résumés
 [Language: French]

Outlines of Educational Doctrine, by John Frederick Herbart              44905
 [Translator: Alexis F. Lange]

Mrs. Caudle's Curtain Lectures, by Anonymous                             44904
 [Illustrator: John Leech]

Colin Clink, Volume III of III, by Charles Hooton                        44903
 [Illustrators: John Leech and George Cruikshank]

Colin Clink, Volume II of III, by Charles Hooton                         44902
 [Illustrators: John Leech and George Cruikshank]

Colin Clink, Volume I of III, by Charles Hooton                          44901
 [Illustrators: John Leech and George Cruikshank]

The Life Of Sir John Falstaff, by Robert B. Brough                       44900
 [Illustrator: George Cruikshank]

Kotisirkka, by Charles Dickens                                           44899
 [Language: Finnish]

Blottentots and How to Make Them, by John Prosper Carmel                 44898

Grammar of the New Zealand language (2nd edition), by Robert Maunsell    44897

The Autobiography of Parley Parker Pratt, by Parley Parker Pratt         44896
 [Subtitle: One of the Twelve Apostles of the 
  Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints,
  Embracing His Life, Ministry, and Travels]

No Cross, No Crown, by William Penn                                      44895
 [Subtitle: a discourse, shewing the nature
  and discipline of the Holy Cross of Christ]

Social Life in England Through the Centuries, by H. R. Wilton Hall       44894

Della illustrazione delle lingue antiche e moderne e                     44893
 principalmente dell'italiana, by Cesare Lucchesini
 [Subtitle: procurata nel secolo XVIII. dagli Italiani - Parte I]
 [Language: Italian]

Gulliverin matkat kaukaisilla mailla, by Jonathan Swift                  44892
 [Translator: Samuli Suomalainen]
 [Language: Finnish]

Works of the Right Honourable John Earl of Rochester, by John Wilmot     44891
 [Subtitle: Consisting of Satires, Songs, Translations,
  and other Occasional Poems]

The Printed Book, by Henri Bouchot                                       44890
 [Subtitle: Its History, Illustration and Adornment,
  from the Days of Gutenberg to the Present Time]
 [Translator: Edward C. Bigmore]

The Story of a Confederate boy in the Civil War, by David E. Johnston    44889

The Diary of a Freshman, by Charles Macomb Flandrau                      44888

Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 108, April 6, 1895, by Various      44887
 [Editor: Sir Francis Burnand]

The Geography of Strabo, Volume III of 3, by Strabo                      44886
 [Subtitle: Literally Translated, with Notes]
 [Translators: H. C. Hamilton and W. Falconer]

The Geography of Strabo, Volume II of 3, by Strabo                       44885
 [Subtitle: Literally Translated, with Notes]
 [Translators: H. C. Hamilton and W. Falconer]

The Geography of Strabo, Volume I of 3, by Strabo                        44884
 [Subtitle: Literally Translated, with Notes]
 [Translators: H. C. Hamilton and W. Falconer]

The Drama of Love and Death, by Edward Carpenter                         44883
 [Subtitle: A Study of Human Evolution and Transfiguration]

The Boy Scouts Through the Big Timber, by Herbert Carter                 44882
 [Subtitle: Or, The Search for the Lost Tenderfoot]

Confessions of a Thug, by Philip Meadows Taylor                          44881

Appletons' Popular Science Monthly, May 1899, by Various                 44880
 [Subtitle: Volume LV, No. 1, May 1899]
 [Editor: William Jay Youmans]

Up Terrapin River, by Opie P. Read                                       44879

A Man's World, by Albert Edwards                                         44878

L'escole des filles, by Michel Millot                                    44877
 [Subtitle: réimpression complète du texte original
  sur la contrefaçon hollandaise de 1668]
 [Language: French]

The Cruise of the Midge, Vol. II of 2, by Michael Scott                  44876

The Cruise of the Midge, Vol. I of 2, by Michael Scott                   44875

Les belles-de-nuit, tome III, by Paul Féval                              44874
 [Subtitle: ou les anges de la famille]
 [Language: French]

Third Warning, by Roy J. Snell                                           44873
 [Subtitle: A Mystery Story for Girls]

The Man Who Fell Through the Earth, by Carolyn Wells                     44872

Kuvia ja säveliä, by Valter Juva                                         44871
 [Language: Finnish]

Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 109, August 31, 1895, by Various    44870
 [Editor: Francis Burnand]

Kovina aikoina, by Karl August Tavaststjerna                             44869
 [Subtitle: Kertomus Suomen viimeisten nälkävuosien ajoilta]
 [Language: Finnish]

Slavische Volkforschungen, by Friedrich S. Krauss                        44868
 [Subtitle: Abhandlungen über Glauben, Gewohnheitrechte,
  Sitten, Bräuche und die Guslarenlieder der Südslaven]
 [Language: German]

The Discovery of the Future, by Herbert George Wells                     44867
 [Subtitle: A Discourse Delivered at the Royal Institution]

"Gombo Zhèbes", by Lafcadio Hearn                                        44866
 [Subtitle: Little Dictionary of Creole Proverbs]

The Secret Service., by Albert D. Richardson                             44865
 [Subtitle: The Field, The Dungeon, and The Escape]

Coaching Days & Ways, by E. D. (Edward William Dirom) Cuming             44864
 [Illustrator: G. Denholm Armour]

Neêrlands Roem, by J. van Lennep                                         44863
 [Subtitle: Galerij van Beroemde Nederlanders
  uit het tijdvak van Frederik Hendrik 
 [Illustrators: Herman Ten Kate and W. P. Hoevenaar]

Linda Carlton, Air Pilot, by Edith Lavell                                44862

L'Illustration, No. 2500, 24 Janvier 1891, by Various                    44861
 [Language: French]

The Comic History Of England, by Gilbert Abbott A'Beckett                44860
 [Illustrator: John Leech]

Kertomuksia Suomen historiasta VI, by Julius Krohn                       44859
 [Subtitle: Kaarle X Kustaa]
 [Language: Finnish]

Kertomuksia Suomen historiasta V:2, by Julius Krohn                      44858
 [Subtitle: Kustaa Aadolf ja Kristiina: Suomen sisällinen tila]
 [Language: Finnish]

Kertomuksia Suomen historiasta V:1, by Julius Krohn                      44857
 [Subtitle: Kustaa Aadolf ja Kristiina: Sodat]
 [Language: Finnish] 

Kertomuksia Suomen historiasta IV, by Julius Krohn                       44856
 [Subtitle: Sigismund ja Kaarle IX]
 [Language: Finnish]

Elizabethan and Jacobean Pamphlets, by Various                           44855
 [Editor: George Saintsbury]

Great Cities of the United States,                                       44854
 by Gertrude Van Duyn Southworth and Stephen Elliott Kramer
 [Subtitle: Historical, Descriptive, Commercial, Industrial]

Letters from an Old Railway Official, by Charles DeLano Hine             44853
 [Subtitle: To his Son, a Division Superintendent]

Yorkshire Battles, by Edward Lamplough                                   44852

Thirty Years' View, Vol. I of 2, by Thomas Hart Benton                   44851
 [Subtitle: or, A History of the Working of the American
  Government for Thirty Years, from 1820 to 1850]

Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 108, May 25, 1895, by Various       44850
 [Editor: Sir Francis Burnand]

Colouration in Animals and Plants, by Alfred Tylor                       44849

A Little Preserving Book for a Little Girl, by Amy Waterman              44848
 [Illustrator: Harriet O'Brien]

A Little Candy Book for a Little Girl, by Amy L. Waterman                44847
 [Illustrator: Harriet O'Brien]

The Motor Boys on the Atlantic, by Clarence Young                        44846
 [Subtitle: or, The Mystery of the Lighthouse]

Myrsky, by William Shakespeare                                           44845
 [Language: Finnish]

The Evolution of Culture, by Augustus Henry Lane-Fox Pitt-Rivers         44844
 [Subtitle: and Other Essays]

The Book of Bulbs, by Samuel Arnott                                      44843

Three Years in Western China, by Alexander Hosie                         44842
 [Subtitle: A Narrative of Three Journeys
  in Ssu-ch’uan, Kuei-chow, and Yün-nan]

The Mark of Cain, by Carolyn Wells                                       44841
 [Illustrator: Gayle Hoskins]

Talvinen tarina, by William Shakespeare                                  44840
 [Language: Finnish]

Kaksi nuorta veronalaista, by William Shakespeare                        44839
 [Language: Finnish]

Time and Its Measurement, by James Arthur                                44838

Thirty Years' View, Vol. II of 2, by Thomas Hart Benton                  44837
 [Subtitle: or, A History of the Working of the American
  Government for Thirty Years, from 1820 to 1850]

Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 109, August 17, 1895, by Various    44836
 [Editor: Sir Francis Burnand]

Devotional Poetry for the Children, by Various                           44835
 [Subtitle: Second Part]

Het Leven der Dieren, by A. E. Brehm                                     44834
 [Subtitle: Deel 3, Hoofdstuk 5: De Amphibiën]
 [Language: Dutch]

Chaucer's Works, Volume 2 of 7, by Geoffrey Chaucer                      44833
 [Subtitle: Boethius and Troilus]

Venetian kauppias, by William Shakespeare                                44832
 [Language: Finnish]

Kesäyön unelma, by William Shakespeare                                   44831
 [Language: Finnish]

Die neuesten Geschichtslügen, by Heinrich Kanner                         44830
 [Language: German]

Rada, by Alfred Noyes                                                    44829
 [Subtitle: A Belgian Christmas Eve]

Wild Margaret, by Geraldine Fleming and Charles Garvice                  44828

Under the Witches' Moon, by Nathan Gallizier                             44827
 [Subtitle: A Romantic Tale of Mediaeval Rome]

Iloiset Windsorin rouvat, by William Shakespeare                         44826
 [Language: Finnish]

Verta verrasta, by William Shakespeare                                   44825
 [Language: Finnish]

Sign of the Green Arrow, by Roy Judson Snell                             44824 
 [Subtitle: A Mystery Story]

Narrative of a Journey Down the Ohio and Mississippi                     44823
 in 1789-90, by Samuel S. Forman

Ask Momma, by R. S. Surtees                                              44822
 [Subtitle: or The Richest Commoner In England]
 [Illustrator: John Leech]

Yhteiskunnallisen kysymyksen ydinkohdat, by Rudolf Steiner               44821
 [Subtitle: Nykyisyyden ja tulevaisuuden elämänvaatimuksena]
 [Language: Finnish]

The Evolutionist at Large, by Grant Allen                                44820

Kathleen's Diamonds, by Mrs. Alex. McVeigh Miller                        44819
 [Subtitle: or; She Loved a Handsome Actor]

Christ Legends, by Selma Lagerlöf                                        44818
 [Illustrator: Bertha Stuart]
 [Translator: Velma Swanston Howard]

Muistelmia matkoilta Venäjällä vuosina 1854-1858, by August Ahlqvist     44817
 [Language: Finnish]

Stanley in Africa, by James P. Boyd                                      44816
 [Subtitle: The Wonderful Discoveries and Thrilling
  Adventures of the Great African Explorer, and
  Other Travelers, Pioneers and Missionaries]

Writing and Drawing Made Easy, Amusing and Instructive,                  44815
 by William Chinnery and T. Hutchinson
 [Subtitle: Containing The Whole Alphabet in all the
  Characters now us'd, Both in Printing and Penmanship]
 [Illustrator: J. Hulett]

Onze oude dorpskerken, by Herm. Van der Kloot Meijburg                   44814
 [Subtitle: Tachtig schetsen van dorpskerken in Nederland]
 [Language: Dutch]

Sally Scott of the Waves, by Roy J. Snell                                44813
 [Illustrator: Hedwig Jo Meixner]

L'Illustration, No. 2499, 17 Janvier 1891, by Various                    44812
 [Language: French]

Het Leven der Dieren, by A. E. Brehm                                     44811
 [Subtitle: Derde Deel, Hoofdstuk 1 tot 4, De Kruipende Dieren]
 [Language: Dutch]

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TITLE and AUTHOR                                                     ETEXT NO.

The Valleys of Tirol, by R. H. Busk                                      43614
 [Subtitle: Their traditions and customs and how to visit them]

Die Welt im Kinderköpfchen, by Josephine Siebe                           43613
 [Language: German]

Katydid's Poems, by Mrs. J. I. McKinney                                  43612

Tables of the Law; & The Adoration of the Magi, by William Butler Yeats  43611

Naisten aarreaitta, by Émile Zola                                        43610
 [Language: Finnish]

Castles and Chateaux of Old Navarre and the Basque Provinces,            43609
 by Francis Miltoun
 [Illustrator: Blanche McManus]

The Great Frozen Sea, by Albert Hastings Markham                         43608
 [Subtitle: A Personal Narrative of the Voyage of the "Alert"]

No Posting                                                               43607

Sport in Abyssinia, by Dermot Mayo                                       43606
 [Subtitle: The Mareb and Tackazzee]

The Golden Bough (Third Edition, Vol. 5 of 12), by James George Frazer   43605
 [Subtitle: Adonis Attis Osiris, Vol. 1 of 2]

Woodworking for Beginners, by Charles Gardner Wheeler                    43604
 [Subtitle: A Manual for Amateurs]

Népmesék Heves- és Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok-megyébol (Népköltési             43603
 gyüjtemény 9. kötet), by János Berze Nagy
 [Language: Hungarian]

A History of Art for Beginners and Students, by Clara Erskine Clement    43602
 [Subtitle: Painting, Sculpture, Architecture]

Freaks of Fanaticism, by Sabine Baring-Gould                             43601
 [Subtitle: and Other Strange Events]

Wonderful Stories for Children, by Hans Christian Andersen               43600
 [Translator: Mary Howitt]

A Picture-book of Merry Tales, by Anonymous                              43599

The Fruits of Victory, by Norman Angell                                  43598
 [Subtitle: A Sequel to The Great Illusion]

Notes on the Fenland, by T. McKenny Huges and Alexander MacAlister       43597
 [Subtitle: with A Description of the Shippea Man]

The Adventures of Sammy Jay, by Thornton W. Burgess                      43596
 [Illustrator: Harrison Cady]

Alive in the Jungle, by Eleanor Stredder                                 43595
 [Subtitle: A Story for the Young]

The Bright Messenger, by Algernon Blackwood                              43594

The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume III (of 3),                     43593
 by Alexander Wheelock Thayer
 [Translator: Henry Edward Krehbiel]

The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume II (of 3),                      43592
 by Alexander Wheelock Thayer
 [Translator: Henry Edward Krehbiel]

The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume I (of 3),                       43591
 by Alexander Wheelock Thayer
 [Translator: Henry Edward Krehbiel]

The Life of Isaac Ingalls Stevens, Volume II (of 2), by Hazard Stevens   43590 

The Life of Isaac Ingalls Stevens, Volume I (of 2), by Hazard Stevens    43589

Palestine, by Claude Reignier Conder                                     43588

Princeton Stories, by Jesse Lynch Williams                               43587

Popular Account of the Manners and Customs of India, by Charles Acland   43586

Our Little Jewish Cousin, by Mary Hazelton Wade                          43585
 [Illustrator: L. J. Bridgman]

The Mystery of the Secret Band, by Edith Lavell                          43584

The Mystery of the Fires, by Edith Lavell                                43583

The Mystery at Dark Cedars, by Edith Lavell                              43582

Fruits of the Hawaiian Islands, by Gerrit Parmile Wilder                 43581

Horses Past and Present, by Walter Gilbey                                43580

An Introduction to Entomology: Vol. IV (of 4),                           43579
 by William Kirby and William Spence
 [Subtitle: or Elements of the Natural History of the Insects]

An Introduction to Entomology: Vol. III (of 4),                          43578
 by William Kirby and William Spence
 [Subtitle: or Elements of the Natural History of the Insects]

An Introduction to Entomology: Vol. II (of 4),                           43577
 by William Kirby and William Spence
 [Subtitle: or Elements of the Natural History of the Insects]

An Introduction to Entomology: Vol. I (of 4),                            43576
 by William Kirby and William Spence
 [Subtitle: or Elements of the Natural History of the Insects]

Annali d'Italia, vol. 2, by Ludovico Antonio Muratori                    43575
 [Subtitle: dal principio dell'era volgare sino all'anno 1750]
 [Language: Italian]

Carpentry and Woodwork, by Edwin W. Foster                               43574

Savage Island, by Basil C. Thomson                                       43573
 [Subtitle: An Account of a Sojourn in Niué and Tonga]

A Commentary to Kant's 'Critique of Pure Reason', by Norman Kemp Smith   43572

The Mother of Washington and Her Times, by Sara Agnes Rice Pryor         43571
 [Author a.k.a. Mrs. Roger A. Pryor]

Der jüngste Tag, by Leo Matthias                                         43570
 [Subtitle: Ein groteskes Spiel]
 [Language: German]

Bobby in Search of a Birthday, by Lebbeus Mitchell                       43569
 [Illustrator: Joseph Pierre Nuyttens]

Ethnological results of the Point Barrow expedition, by John Murdoch     43568
 [Subtitle: Ninth Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology to
  the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, 1887-1888,
  Government Printing Office, Washington, 1892, pages 3-442]

Souvenirs de mon dernier voyage à Paris (1795), by Henri Meister         43567
 [Language: French]

A Dissertation upon Roast Pig, by Charles Lamb                           43566
 [Illustrator: L. J. Bridgman]

Thomas Hardy's Dorset, by Robert Thurston Hopkins                        43565
 [Illustrator: E. Harries]

'Kansalaisemme', by Jacob Ahrenberg                                      43564
 [Language: Finnish]

Bits of Blarney, by R. Shelton Mackenzie                                 43563

Company G, by A. R. (Albert Rowe) Barlow                                 43562
 [Subtitle: A Record of the Services of One Company
  of the 157th N. Y. Vols. in the War of the Rebellion
  from Sept. 19, 1862, to July 10, 1865]

L'homme sauvage, by Louis Sébastien Mercier                              43561
 [Language: French]

Een Delftshavensche Kwajongen, by Pieter Louwerse                        43560
 [Subtitle: Het Leven van Luitenant-Admiraal Piet Heyn]
 [Illustrator: Alfred Ronner]
 [Language: Dutch]

Fifth Report of the Vestry of the Parish of Chelsea [1860-1],            43559
 by Charles Lahee

The Sandman's Hour, by Abbie Phillips Walker                             43558
 [Subtitle: Stories for Bedtime]
 [Illustrator: Rhoda C. Chase]

A Handbook of Illustration, by A. Horsley Hinton                         43557

I, Mary MacLane, by Mary MacLane                                         43556
 [Subtitle: A Diary of Human Days]

Selections from Early Middle English 1130-1250: Part II: Notes,          43555
 by Various
 [Editor: Joseph Hall]

Les belles-de-nuit, tome IV, by Paul Féval                               43554
 [Subtitle: ou les anges de la famille]
 [Language: French]

Letters to an Unknown, by Prosper Mérimée                                43553

Wanderings in Patagonia, by Julius Beerbohm                              43552
 [Subtitle: Life Among the Ostrich-Hunters]

The White Horses, by Halliwell Sutcliffe                                 43551

The Bible Of Bibles, by Kersey Graves and Lydia M. Graves                43550
 [Subtitle: Or Twenty-Seven "Divine" Revelations]

Trans-Himalaya, Vol. 2 (of 2), by Sven Hedin                             43549
 [Subtitle: Discoveries and Adventurers in Tibet]

The Illustrated Key to the Tarot, by L. W. de Laurence                   43548
 [Subtitle: The Veil of Divination]

Ansa, by Émile Zola                                                      43547
 [Subtitle: Yhteiskunnallinen kuvaus Pariisin
  työväen elämästä toisen keisarikunnan aikana]
 [Language: Finnish]

Our Little Scotch Cousin, by Blanche McManus                             43546
 [Illustrator: Blanche McManus]

Detection of the Common Food Adulterants, by Edwin M. Bruce              43545

The philosophy of life and philosophy of language, in a                  43544
 course of lectures, by Frederick von Schlegel
 [Translator: A. J. W. Morrison]

Adventures in the Moon, and Other Worlds, by John Russell Russell        43543

Beginners Luck, by Emily Hahn                                            43542

A Diplomat in Japan, by Ernest Mason Satow                               43541
 [Subtitle: The inner history of the critical years
  in the evolution of Japan when the ports were
  opened and the monarchy restored, recorded by a
  diplomatist who took an active part in the events
  of the time, with an account of his personal
  experiences during that period]

Letters from Palestine, by J. D. Paxton                                  43540
 [Subtitle: Written during a residence there
  in the years 1836, 7 and 8]

Immortal Songs of Camp and Field, by Louis Albert Banks                  43539
 [Subtitle: The Story of their Inspiration together with
  Striking Anecdotes connected with their History]

Historic Girlhoods, by Rupert S. Holland                                 43538
 [Subtitle: Part One]

Hesperothen; Notes from the West, Vol. 1 (of 2), by W. H. Russell        43537
 [Subtitle: A Record of a Ramble in the United States
  and Canada in the Spring and Summer of 1881]

None so Deaf as Those Who Won't Hear, by Herbert Pelham Curtis           43536
 [Subtitle: A Comedietta in one Act]

Molière, tome deuxième, by Jean-Baptiste Poquelin Molière                43535
 [Subtitle: Oeuvres complètes de J.-B. Poquelin Molière]
 [Language: French]

What's your hurry?, by George Niblo                                      43534
 [Subtitle: A deck full of jokers]

A Brief Bible History, by James Oscar Boyd and John Gresham Machen       43533
 [Subtitle: A Survey of the Old and New Testaments]

Miten haluatte, by William Shakespeare                                   43532
 [Language: Finnish]

Vegetable Garden, Anonymous and Reprinted from "The Farmer's Cyclopedia  43531
 [Subtitle: What, When, and How to Plant]

Wood Carvings in English Churches, by Francis Bond                       43530
 [Subtitle: I. Stalls and Tabernacle Work. II.
  Bishop's Thrones and Chancel Chairs.]

Secresy, by Eliza Fenwick                                                43529
 [Subtitle: or, Ruin on the Rock]

The Irish Penny Journal, No. 3, Vol. I, July 18, 1840, by Various        43528

The Quest, by Justus Miles Forman                                        43527
 [Subtitle: A Romance]
 [Illustrator: W. Hatherell]

Cremorne and the Later London Gardens, by Warwick Wroth                  43526

Mediaeval London, by William Benham and Charles Welch                    43525

The Catholic World, Vol. X, October 1869, by Various                     43524
 [Subtitle: A Monthly Magazine of General Literature and Science]

The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, Volume VI, Familiar                 43523
 Letters, by Henry David Thoreau

The Kaiser's Memoirs, by William II, German Emperor                      43522
 [Author a.k.a. Friedrich Wilhelm Viktor Albrecht von Preußen]
 [Translator: Thomas Russel Ybarra ]

Niitä näitä runouden alalta, by E. J. Blom                               43521
 [Language: Finnish]

The Works of Henry Fielding; vol. xi, by Henry Fielding                  43520
 [Subtitle: A Journey From This World to the Next; Voyage to Lisbon]

Commentary on the Maya Manuscript in the Royal Public                    43519
 Library of Dresden, by Ernst Försteman
 [Translators: Selma Wesselhoeft and A. M. Parker]

Old Picture Books, by Alfred W. Pollard                                  43518
 [Subtitle: With other Essays on Bookish Subjects]

Bell's Cathedrals: The Church of St. Martin Canterbury,                  43517
 by C. F. Routledge
 [Subtitle: An Illustrated Account of its History and Fabric]

Making a Tennis Court, by George E. Walsh                                43516

Visual Signaling, by Signal Corps United States Army                     43515

Chinese Diamonds for the King of Kings, by Rosalind Goforth              43514

Our Little Polish Cousin, by Florence E. Mendel                          43513
 [Illustrator: Harriet O'Brien]

Nellina, by Roberto Bracco                                               43512
 [Subtitle: Dramma in tre atti (Taken from Roberto
  Bracco Teatro, Vol. VII)]
 [Language: Italian]

I fantasmi, by Roberto Bracco                                            43511
 [Subtitle: Dramma in quattro atti (Taken from Roberto
  Bracco Teatro, Vol. VII)]
 [Language: Italian]

The Ethnology of Europe, by Robert Gordon Latham                         43510

The Motor Boys Across the Plains, by Clarence Young                      43509
 [Subtitle: or, The Hermit of Lost Lake]

The Eddy, by Clarence L. Cullen                                          43508
 [Subtitle: A Novel of To-day]

An Account of Valle Crucis Abbey, Llangollen, by Anonymous               43507
 [Subtitle: and all the Recent Discoveries]

Narrative of the Life and Adventures of Paul Cuffe, a                    43506
 Pequot Indian During Thirty Years Spent at Sea, and
 in Travelling in Foreign Lands, by Paul Cuffe

A Century of Christian Service, by C. Silvester Horne                    43505
 [Subtitle: Kensington Congregational Church, 1793-1893]

The True History of Tom and Jerry, by Charles Hindley                    43504
 [Subtitle: or, The Day and Night Scenes of Life
  in London from the Start to the Finish!]

The Origin of Paul's Religion, by J. Gresham Machen                      43503

Votes for Women, by Elizabeth Robins                                     43502
 [Subtitle: A Play in Three Acts]

Oeuvres Complètes de Chamfort, (Tome 3/5) by Pierre René Auguis          43501
 [Subtitle: Recueillies et publiées, avec une notice
  historique sur la vie et les écrits de l]
 [Language: French]

Graining and Marbling, by Frederick Maire                                43500
 [Subtitle: A Series of Practical Treatises
  on Material, Tools and Appliances Used;]

Flora Adair, Vol. 2 (of 2), by A. M. Donelan                             43499
 [Subtitle: or, Love Works Wonders]

Flora Adair, Vol. 1 (of 2), by A. M. Donelan                             43498
 [Subtitle: or, Love Works Wonders]

Trans-Himalaya, Vol. 1 (of 2), by Sven Hedin                             43497
 [Subtitle: Discoveries and Adventurers in Tibet]

Sphinx Vespiformis, by Edward Newman                                     43496
 [Subtitle: An Essay]

Around the World in Seven Months, by Charles J. Gillis                   43495

Congregationalism in the Court Suburb, by John Stoughton                 43494

La Experiencia Abolicionista de Puerto Rico, by Gabriel Rodriguez,       43493
 Rafael M. de Labra, Manuel Ruiz de Quevedo,
 Manuel Regidor, and Julio Vizcarrondo]
 [Language: Spanish]

The Five Knots, by Fred M. White                                         43492

An Introduction to the Study of the Maya Hieroglyphs,                    43491
 by Sylvanus Griswold Morley

The Social Significance of the Modern Drama, by Emma Goldman             43490

The Gypsy Queen's Vow, by May Agnes Fleming                              43489

Connaught, by Stephen Lucius Gwynn                                       43488
 [Illustrator: Alexander Williams]

The Depot for Prisoners of War at Norman Cross Huntingdonshire,          43487
 by Thomas James Walker
 [Subtitle: 1796 to 1816]

Napoli a occhio nudo, by Renato Fucini                                   43486
 [Subtitle: Lettere ad un amico]
 [Language: Italian]

Pharais and The Mountain Lovers, by Fiona Macleod and William Sharp      43485

Beauty and the Beast, by Stewart A. McDowall                             43484

Cruise of the 'Alert', by R. W. Coppinger                                43483
 [Subtitle: Four Years in Patagonian, Polynesian,
  and Mascarene Waters (1878-82)]

A Book of Bryn Mawr Stories, by Various                                  43482
 [Editors: Margaretta Morris and Louise Buffam Congdon]

Tobacco and Alcohol, by John Fiske                                       43481
 [Subtitle: I. It Does Pay to Smoke.
  II. The Coming Man Will Drink Wine.]

Smoking and Drinking, by James Parton                                    43480

Zágoni Mikes Kelemen törökországi levelei (2. kötet), by Kelemen Mikes   43479
 [Language: Hungarian ]

Zágoni Mikes Kelemen törökországi levelei (1. kötet), by Kelemen Mikes   43478
 [Language: Hungarian ]

Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Lincoln, by A. F. Kendrick    43477
 [Subtitle: A History and Description of its Fabric
  and a List of the Bishops]

Histoire des Musulmans d'Espagne, t. 2/4, by Reinhart Pieter Anne Dozy   43476
 [Subtitle: jusqu'a la conqu?te de l'Andalouisie
  par les Almoravides (711-110))]
 [Language: French]

Les heures longues, by Colette Willy                                     43475
 [Subtitle: 1914 - 1917]
 [Language: French]

Harper's Young People, November 30, 1880, by Various                     43474
 [Subtitle: An Illustrated Monthly]

The Trappers of Arkansas, by Gustave Aimard                              43473
 [Subtitle: or The Royal Heart]
 [Translator: Lascelles Wraxall]

English Poor Law Policy, by Sidney Webb and Beatrice Webb                43472

They Looked and Loved, by Mrs. Alex McVeigh Miller                       43471
 [Subtitle: or, Won by Faith]

The Sinn Fein rebellion As I Saw It, by Mrs. Hamilton Norway             43470

A Counterfeit Presentment and The Parlour Car, by William Dean Howells   43469

The Laurel Health Cookery, by Evora Bucknum Perkins                      43468
 [Subtitle: A Collection of Practical Suggestions and Recipes for the
  Preparation of Non-Flesh Foods in Palatable and Attractive Ways]

How Music Developed, by W. J. Henderson                                  43467
 [Subtitle: A Critical and Explanatory Account
  of the Growth of Modern Music]

Not Guilty, by Robert Blatchford                                         43466
 [Subtitle: A Defence Of The Bottom Dog]

The Kangaroo Hunters, by Anne Bowman                                     43465
 [Subtitle: Or, Adventures in the Bush]

Lay Help the Church's Present Need, by William Baird                     43464
 [Subtitle: A Paper read at St. Mary's Schools, West Brompton]

A Prairie-Schooner Princess, by Mary Katherine Maule                     43463
 [Illustrator: Harold Cue]

Our Little Hawaiian Cousin, by Mary Hazelton Wade                        43462
 [Illustrator: L. J. Bridgman]

Ninth annual report of the St. Mary Abbott's, Kensington, Church         43461
 of England District Visiting Society, by Anonymous
 [Subtitle: with some account of the different societies
  subordinate or affiliated to it]

I Puritani di Scozia, vol. 3, by Walter Scott                            43460
 [Language: Italian]

I Puritani di Scozia, vol. 2, by Walter Scott                            43459
 [Language: Italian]

I Puritani di Scozia, vol. 1, by Walter Scott                            43458
 [Language: Italian]

The Popular Story of Blue Beard, by Charles Perrault and John H. Hall    43457

Intimate China, by Mrs. Archibald Little                                 43456
 [Subtitle: The Chinese as I Have Seen Them]

Baseball Joe in the World Series, by Lester Chadwick                     43455
 [Subtitle: Or, Pitching for the Championship]

Peeps at many lands: Sweden, by William Liddle and Mrs. Liddle           43454
 [Illustrators: Anders Zorn and Carl Larsson]

A Pickle For The Knowing Ones, by Lord Timothy Dexter                    43453

The Master of Game, by Second Duke of York, Edward                       43452
 [Subtitle: The Oldest English Book on Hunting]

The Discovery and Conquest of the Molucco and Philippine                 43451
 Islands, by Bartholomew Leonardo de Argensola
 [Subtitle: Containing their History, Ancient and Modern, Natural
  and Political: Their Description, Product, Religion, Government,
  Laws, Languages, Customs, Manners, Habits, Shape, and Inclinations
  of the Natives. With an Account of many other adjacent Islands,
  and several remarkable Voyages through the Streights of Magellan,
  and in other Parts]
 [Translator: John Stevens]

43450 No Posting

Mrs. Severn, Vol. 1 (of 3), by Mary Elizabeth Carter                     43449
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

Second Annual Report of the Kensington Church Of England                 43448
 District Visiting Society (1846), by Anonymous

The Tale of Reddy Woodpecker, by Arthur Scott Bailey                     43447
 [Illustrator: Harry L. Smith]

White Heather (Volume III of 3), by William Black                        43446
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

White Heather (Volume II of 3), by William Black                         43445
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

White Heather (Volume I of 3), by William Black                          43444
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

Elbeszélések, by Gergely Csiky                                           43443
 [Language: Hungarian]

The Golden Butterfly, by Walter Besant and James Rice                    43442

Symbolistes et Décadents, by Gustave Kahn                                43441
 [Language: French]

43440 No Posting

Short Studies in Ethics, by John Ormsby Miller                           43439
 [Subtitle: An Elementary Text-Book for Schools]

Erotika Biblion, by Honoré Gabriel Riquetti Mirabeau                     43438
 [Language: German]

Memoirs of Miss Sidney Biddulph, by Frances Sheridan                     43437
 [Subtitle: Extracted from her own Journal, and now first published]

L'Illustration, No. 0052, 24 Février 1844, by Various                    43436
 [Language: French]

Shakespeare as a Dramatic Artist, by Richard G. Moulton                  43435
 [Subtitle: A Popular Illustration of the
  Principles of Scientific Criticism]

Harper's Young People, November 23, 1880, by Various                     43434
 [Subtitle: An Illustrated Monthly]

The Golden Bough (Third Edition, Vol. 11 of 12), by James George Frazer  43433
 [Subtitle: Balder the Beautiful, Vol. 2 of 2]

La Lucha Por La Vida; La Busca, by Pío Baroja                            43432
 [Language: Spanish]

The Vertebrate Skeleton, by Sidney H. Reynolds                           43431

Jerusalem I-II, by Selma Lagerlöf                                        43430
 [Subtitle: I. Taalainmaassa. II. Pyhässä maassa.]
 [Language: Finnish]

Cats, by W. Gordon Stables                                               43429
 [Subtitle: Their Points and Characteristics, with
  Curiosities of Cat Life, and a Chapter on Feline Ailments]

Kensington Palace, the birthplace of the Queen, by Ernest Law            43428
 [Subtitle: being an historical guide to
  the state rooms, pictures and gardens]

Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 17, Slice 1, by Various   43427
 [Subtitle: "Lord Chamberlain" to "Luqman"]

Our Little Finnish Cousin, by Clara Vostrovsky Winlow                    43426
 [Illustrator: Harriet O'Brien]

Jean, Our Little Australian Cousin, by Mary F. Nixon-Roulet              43425
 [Illustrator: Diantha W. Horne]

Francisco Our Little Argentine Cousin, by Eva Cannon Brooks              43424
 [Illustrator: John Goss]

Old Mole, by Gilbert Cannan                                              43423
 [Subtitle: Being the Surprising Adventures in England of Herbert
  Jocelyn Beenham, M.A., Sometime Sixth-Form Master at
  Thrigsby Grammar School in the County of Lancaster]

A Syllabus of Hispanic-American History, by William Whatley Pierson      43422

China in America, by Stewart Culin                                       43421
 [Subtitle: A study in the social life of the Chinese
  in the eastern cities of the United States]

Off Santiago with Sampson, by James Otis                                 43420

Jiglets, by Walter Jones                                                 43419
 [Subtitle: A series of sidesplitting gyrations reeled off--]

Our Knowledge Box, by Geo. Blackie                                       43418
 [Subtitle: or, Old Secrets and New Discoveries]

A Conchological Manual, by George Brettingham Sowerby                    43417

Rambles in Rome, by S. Russell Forbes                                    43416
 [Subtitle: An Archaeological and Historical Guide
  to the Museums, Galleries, Villas, Churches,
  and Antiquities of Rome and the Campagna]

Insomnia; and Other Disorders of Sleep, by Henry M. Lyman                43415

Rilla of the Lighthouse, by Grace May North                              43414

Life Of Mozart, Vol. 3 (of 3), by Otto Jahn                              43413
 [Translator: Pauline D. Townsend]

Life Of Mozart, Vol. 2 (of 3), by Otto Jahn                              43412
 [Translator: Pauline D. Townsend]

Life Of Mozart, Vol. 1 (of 3), by Otto Jahn                              43411
 [Translator: Pauline D. Townsend]

Holbein, by Samuel Levy Bensusan                                         43410

The Kingdom of God is Within You, What is Art, by Lyof N. Tolstoi        43409
 [Translator: Aline Delano]

Les belles-de-nuit, tome I, by Paul Féval                                43408
 [Subtitle: ou les anges de la famille]
 [Language: French]

The Empress Frederick; a memoir, by Anonymous                            43407

Herbs and Apples, by Helen Hay Whitney                                   43406
 [Illustrator: Lucretia Van Horn]

Ethics and Modern Thought, by Rudolf Eucken                              43405
 [Subtitle: A Theory of Their Relations]
 [Translator: Margaret von Seydewitz]

The Days of My Life, by Mrs. Oliphant                                    43404
 [Subtitle: An Autobiography]

Seaward, by Richard Hovey                                                43403
 [Subtitle: An Elegy on the Death of Thomas William Parsons]

The Cathedrals of Great Britain, by P. H. Ditchfield                     43402
 [Subtitle: Their History and Architecture]
 [Illustrators: Herbert Railton, J. A. Symington,
  H. M. James and H. Crickmore]

A Flor De Piel, by Gustavo Sánchez Galarraga                             43401
 [Language: Spanish]

Música y Músicos Portorriqueños, by Fernando Callejo Ferrer              43400
 [Language: Spanish]

Blackfeet Tales of Glacier National Park, by James Willard Schultz       43399

Erämaan lapset, by Kyösti Wilkuna                                        43398
 [Subtitle: Historiallisia kertomuksia V]
 [Language: Finnish]

The Comic English Grammar, by Unknown                                    43397
 [Subtitle: A New and Facetious Introduction to the English Tongue]

The Desert World, by Arthur Mangin                                       43396
 [Illustrators: William Henry Freeman, W. Foulquier and Yan Dargent]
 [Translator: W.H. Adams]

The Washer of the Ford, by Fiona Macleod                                 43395
 [Subtitle: Legendary moralities and barbaric tales]

Through Glacier Park, by Mary Roberts Rinehart                           43394
 [Subtitle: seeing America first with Howard Eaton]

At the Councillor's, by E. Marlitt                                       43393
 [Subtitle: or, A Nameless History]
 [Translator: Mrs. A. L. Wister]

Die Nutzpflanzen unserer Kolonien und ihre wirtschaftliche               43392
 Bedeutung für das Mutterland, by Diedrich Westermann
 [Illustrator: Bock K.]
 [Language: German]

Appletons' Popular Science Monthly, December 1898, by Various            43391
 [Subtitle: Volume LIV, No. 2, December 1898]
 [Editor: William Jay Youmans]

The Factory Boy, by Madeline Leslie                                      43390

Une Maladie Morale, by Paul Charpentier                                  43389
 [Subtitle: Le mal du siècle]
 [Language: French]

Een Vluchtige Blik op het oude en hedendaagsche Vianen,                  43388
 by W. J. Van Harn
 [Language: Dutch]

Little Foxes, by E. A. Henry                                             43387
 [Subtitle: Stories for Boys and Girls]

Macmillan & Co.'s Catalogue November 1878, by Various                    43386

Macmillan & Co.'s Catalogue September 1874, by Various                   43385

A Complete List of the S. & C. Series of Books by                        43384
 E. & F. N. Spon, January 1912, by Various

On the Natural Faculties, by Galen                                       43383
 [Translator: Arthur John Brock]

Harper's Young People, November 16, 1880, by Various                     43382
 [Subtitle: An Illustrated Monthly]

The Story of Rolf and the Viking's Bow, by Allen French                  43381
 [Illustrator: Bernard J. Rosenmeyer]

Aunt Jane, by Jennette Lee                                               43380

Hands Up; or Thirty-Five Years of Detective Life in the                  43379
 Mountains and on the Plains, by D. J. Cook
 [Subtitle: Reminiscences by General D. J. Cook, Chief
  of the Rocky Mountains Detective Association]

Excursions in the mountains of Ronda and Granada, with                   43378
 characteristic sketches of the inhabitants of southern
 Spain, vol. 1/2, by Charles Rochfort Scott

Leather, by K. J. Adcock                                                 43377
 [Subtitle: From the Raw Material to the Finished Product]

The American Language, by Henry L. Mencken                               43376
 [Subtitle: A Preliminary Inquiry into the Development
  of English in the United States]

Measuring Tools, by Unknown                                              43375
 [Subtitle: Machinery's Reference Series Number 21]

Gulf and Glacier, by Willis Boyd Allen                                   43374
 [Subtitle: or The Percivals in Alaska]

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Vom Mars zur Erde, by Albert Daiber                                      41523
 [Illustrator: Fritz Bergen]
 [Language: German]

Die Weltensegler. Drei Jahre auf dem Mars, by Albert Daiber              41522
 [Illustrator: Fritz Bergen]
 [Language: German]

South Africa and the Boer-British War, Volume I,                         41521
 by J. Castell Hopkins and Murat Halstead
 [Subtitle: Comprising a History of South Africa and
  its people, including the war of 1899 and 1900]

The Bible and Life, by Edwin Holt Hughes                                 41520

Thought-Culture, by William Walker Atkinson                              41519
 [Subtitle: or Practical Mental Training]

The Battle of Sempach, by Robert Walser                                  41518
 [Translator: Michael Wooff]

Die Schlacht bei Sempach, by Robert Walser                               41517
 [Language: German]

Club Life of London, Volume II (of 2), by John Timbs                     41516
 [Subtitle: With Anecdotes of the Clubs, Coffee-Houses and Taverns
  of the Metropolis During the 17th, 18th, and 19th Centuries]

Wheat and Huckleberries, by Charlotte Marion (White) Vaile               41515
 [Subtitle: Dr. Northmore's Daughters]
 [Illustrator: Alice Barber Stevens]

Bruno, by Byrd Spilman Dewey                                             41514

The New Boys at Oakdale, by Morgan Scott                                 41513

The Young Continentals at Bunker Hill, by John T. McIntyre               41512
 [Illustrator: Ralph L. Boyer]

Mafeking, by F. D. Baillie                                               41511
 [Subtitle: A Diary of the Siege]

The Psychology of Salesmanship, by William Walker Atkinson               41510 

The Mystery of the Lost Dauphin, by Emilia Pardo Bazán                   41509
 [Subtitle: Louis XVII]
 [Translator: Annabel Hord Seeger]
 [Illustrator: Raphael Bodé]

Seven Legs Across the Seas, by Samuel Murray                             41508
 [Subtitle: A Printer's Impressions of Many Lands]

Freezing a Mother-in-Law, by Thomas Edgar Pemberton                      41507
 [Subtitle: or Suspended Animation; A farce in one act]

Dorothy Wordsworth, by Edmund Lee                                        41506
 [Subtitle: The Story of a Sister's Love]

Picture-Work, by Walter Lowrie Hervey                                    41505

Petofi Sándor összes költeményei, by Sándor Petofi                       41504
 [Subtitle: Hazai muvészek rajzaival díszített
  negyedik népies kiadás]
 [Language: Hungarian ]

De Slavernij, by Harriet Beecher Stowe                                   41503
 [Subtitle: Vervolg en Sleutel op De Negerhut]
 [Language: Dutch]

The All-Sufficiency of Christ, by Charles Henry Mackintosh               41502
 [Subtitle: Miscellaneous Writings of C. H. Mackintosh, Volume I]

How to Read Human Nature, by William Walker Atkinson                     41501
 [Subtitle: Its Inner States and Outer Forms]

A Layman's Life of Jesus, by Samuel H. M. Byers                          41500

Through the Land of the Serb, by Mary Edith Durham                       41499

Our Girls, by Dio Lewis                                                  41498

Reynolds, by Samuel Levy Bensusan                                        41497

Addison, by William John Courthope                                       41496

Russia: Its People and Its Literature, by Emilia Pardo Bazán             41495
 [Translator: Fanny Hale Gardiner ]

Aikakausien vaihteessa, by Kyösti Wilkuna                                41494
 [Subtitle: Historiallisia kertomuksia]
 [Language: Finnish]

The Quarterly of the Oregon Historical Society, Vol. IV, by Various      41493
 [Subtitle: March, 1903 - December, 1903]
 [Editor: Frederic George Young]

Whistler, by T. Martin Wood                                              41492
 [Subtitle: Masterpieces in Colour Series]

Browning and Dogma, by Ethel M. Naish                                    41491
 [Subtitle: Seven Lectures on Browning's Attitude
  towards Dogmatic Religion]

The Decadent, by Ralph Adams Cram                                        41490
 [Subtitle: Being the Gospel of Inaction]

One of Clive's Heroes, by Herbert Strang                                 41489
 [Subtitle: A Story of the Fight for India]

Ten Months in the Field with the Boers, by Anonymous                     41488

Ian Hamilton's March, by Winston Spencer Churchill                       41487

La Sorcière, by Jules Michelet                                           41486
 [Language: French]

Makers and Romance of Alabama History, by B. F. Riley                    41485

History of the Reformation in the Sixteenth Century, Volume V,           41484
 by d'Aubigné
 [Subtitle: The Reformation in England ]
 [Translator: H. White ]

The Yazoo Mystery, by Irving Craddock                                    41483
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

Syteen taikka saveen, by Santeri Alkio                                   41482
 [Subtitle: Huvinäytelmä 1:ssä näytöksessä]
 [Language: Finnish]

Astounding Stories of Super-Science, January 1930, by Various            41481
 [Editor: Harry Bates]

Christmas Evans, by Paxton Hood                                          41480
 [Subtitle: The Preacher of Wild Wales: His country,
  his times, and his contemporaries]

Current History, Vol. VIII, No. 3, June 1918, by Various                 41479
 [Subtitle: A Monthly Magazine of the New York Times]

Memory, by William Walker Atkinson                                       41478
 [Subtitle: How to Develop, Train, and Use It]

Humphrey Duke of Gloucester, by K.H. Vickers                             41477
 [Subtitle: A Biography]

Notes and Queries, Vol. V, Number 134, May 22, 1852, by Various          41476
 [Subtitle: A Medium of Inter-communication for Literary Men,
  Artists, Antiquaries, Genealogists, etc.]
 [Editor: George Bell]

Old Times in Dixie Land, by Caroline E. Merrick                          41475
 [Subtitle: A Southern Matron's Memories]

The Dixie Book of Days, by Matthew Page Andrews                          41474

Vita e avventure di Riccardo Joanna, by Matilde Serao                    41473
 [Language: Italian ]

Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 16, Slice 6, by Various   41472
 [Subtitle: "Lightfoot, Joseph" to "Liquidation"]

Callias, by Alfred John Church                                           41471
 [Subtitle: A Tale of the Fall of Athens]

History of the Reformation in the Sixteenth Century, Vol 2,              41470
 by J. H. Merle D'Aubigné

Suonion kootut runoelmat ja kertoelmat, by Julius Krohn                  41469
 [Language: Finnish]

The Widow in the Bye Street, by John Masefield                           41468

The Everlasting Mercy, by John Masefield                                 41467

The Daffodil Fields, by John Masefield                                   41466

Notes and Queries, Vol. V, Number 133, May 15, 1852, by Various          41465
 [Subtitle: A Medium of Inter-communication for Literary Men,
  Artists, Antiquaries, Genealogists, etc.]
 [Editor: George Bell]

Lords of the World, by Alfred John Church                                41464
 [Subtitle: A story of the fall of Carthage and Corinth]
 [Illustrator: Ralph Peacock]

Industrial Cuba, by Robert P. Porter                                     41463

Behind the Throne, by William Le Queux                                   41462

The Bond of Black, by William Le Queux                                   41461

The King of Alsander, by James Elroy Flecker                             41460

The Broken Thread, by William Le Queux                                   41459

The Gay Triangle, by William Le Queux                                    41458
 [Subtitle: The Romance of the First Air Adventurers]

The German Spy System from Within, by William Le Queux                   41457

Guilty Bonds, by William Le Queux                                        41456

The Lady in the Car, by William Le Queux                                 41455

The Lost Million, by William Le Queux                                    41454

The Mysterious Mr. Miller, by William Le Queux                           41453

Rasputin the Rascal Monk, by William Le Queux                            41452
 [Subtitle: Disclosing the Secret Scandal of the Betrayal
  of Russia by the Mock-Monk Grichka and the Consequent
  Ruin of the Romanoffs. With official documents revealed
  and recorded for the first time]

Spell of the Hawaiian Islands and the Philippines, by Isabel Anderson    41451
 [Subtitle: The Spell Series]

The Project Gutenberg Collection of Works of Freethinkers, by Various    41450
 [Subtitle: With Linked On-line and Off-line Indexes to 157 Volumes
  by 90 Authors; Plus Indexes to 15 other Author's Multi-Volume Sets.]

Runoja, by Juhani Siljo                                                  41449
 [Language: Finnish]

The Oppressed English, by Ian Hay                                        41448

Curly, by Roger Pocock                                                   41447
 [Subtitle: A Tale of the Arizona Desert]

The Heart of Pinocchio, by Collodi Nipote                                41446
 [Subtitle: New Adventures of the Celebrated Little Puppet]
 [Illustrator: J. R. Flanagan]
 [Translator: Virginia Watson]

Frankenstein, by Mary Shelley                                            41445
 [Subtitle: or, The Modern Prometheus]

The Dogs of Boytown, by Walter A. Dyer                                   41444

The Audiencia in the Spanish Colonies, by Charles Henry Cunningham       41443
 [Subtitle: As illustrated by the Audiencia of Manila (1583-1800)]

Alkuperäisiä suomalaisia uuteloita II-III, by K. J. Gummerus             41442
 [Language: Finnish]

Alkuperäisiä suomalaisia uuteloita I, by K. J. Gummerus                  41441
 [Language: Finnish]

Poppea of the Post-Office, by Mabel Osgood Wright                        41440
 [Illustrator: The Kinneys]

De onderaardsche reis van Klaas Klim, by Ludvik Holberg                  41439
 [Subtitle: Behelzende eene nieuwe beschrijving van den aardkloot]
 [Language: Dutch]

The Heart of Princess Osra, by Anthony Hope                              41438
 [Illustrator: H. C. Edwards]

Warriors of Old Japan and Other Stories, by Yei Theodora Ozaki           41437
 [Illustrator: Shusui Okakura]

The Sportswoman's Library, Vol. 1 of 2, by Various                       41436
 [Editor: Frances E. Slaughter]

British Secret Service During the Great War, by Nicholas Everitt         41435

The Launch Boys' Cruise in the Deerfoot, by Edward S. Ellis              41434
 [Illustrator: Burton Donnel Hughes]

Robert Kimberly, by Frank H. Spearman                                    41433
 [Illustrator: James Mongomery Flagg]

The Tale of a Field Hospital, by Frederick Treves                        41432

The English Lake District, by Various                                    41431
 [Editor: J. B. Reynolds]

English Lakes, by A. Heaton Cooper                                       41430
 [Subtitle: Water-Colours]
 [Illustrator: A. Heaton Cooper]

Het leven en de lotgevallen van Robinson Crusoe, t. 2 (of 2)             41429
 by Daniel De Foe
 [Language: Dutch]

Le Naturalisme, by Emilia Pardo Bazán                                    41428
 [Language: French]

Het leven en de lotgevallen van Robinson Crusoe, t. 1 (of 2)             41427
 by Daniel De Foe
 [Language: Dutch]

Annals of a Fortress, by E. Viollet-le-Duc                               41426
 [Translator: Benjamin Bucknall]

Under the Star-Spangled Banner, by F. S. Brereton                        41425
 [Subtitle: A Tale of the Spanish-American War]

Tribes and Castes of the Central Provinces of India, by R. V. Russell    41424
 [Subtitle: Volume 3 of 4]

The Cubies' ABC, by Mary Mills Lyall                                     41423
 [Illustrator: Earl Harvey Lyall]

Barbara Lynn, by Emily J. Jenkinson                                      41422
 [Subtitle: A Tale of the Dales and Fells]

The Protestants Plea for a Socinian, by Abraham Woodhead                 41421
 [Subtitle: Justifying His Doctrine from Being Opposite
  to Scripture or Church Authority; and Him from Being
  Guilty of Heresie, or Schism]

In the Days of Washington, by William Murray Graydon                     41420
 [Subtitle: A Story of The American Revolution]

Notes and Queries, Vol. V, Number 132, May 8, 1852, by Various           41419
 [Subtitle: A Medium of Inter-communication for Literary Men,
  Artists, Antiquaries, Genealogists, etc.]
 [Editor: George Bell]

Contraband, by G. J. Whyte-Melville                                      41418
 [Subtitle: Or, A Losing Hazard]

America, Volume I (of 6), by Joel Cook                                   41417

Aikansa lapsipuoli, by Santeri Ivalo                                     41416
 [Language: Finnish]

Studies in Wives, by Marie Belloc Lowndes                                41415

The Girl From the March Croft, by Selma Lagerlöf                         41414
 [Translator: Velma Swanston Howard]

Monsieur de Phocas, by Jean Lorrain                                      41413
 [Subtitle: Astarté]
 [Language: French]

A History of Philosophy in Epitome, by Albert Schwegler                  41412
 [Translator: Julius H. Seelye]

Harper's New Monthly Magazine, Vol. III, No. XVII, October 1851,Various  41411

Dick Hamilton's Football Team, by Howard R. Garis                        41410
 [Subtitle: Or, A Young Millionaire On The Gridiron]

Old Rome, by Robert Burn                                                 41409
 [Subtitle: A Handbook to the Ruins of the City and the Campagna]

Affinities and Other Stories, by Mary Roberts Rinehard                   41408

Shelley, by John Addington Symonds                                       41407

Paper-bag Cookery, by Vera Serkoff                                       41406

The Accumulation of Capital, by Rosa Luxemburg                           41405
 [Translator: Agnes Schwarzschild]

Mostly Mary, by Mary Edward Feehan                                       41404

At The Relton Arms, by Evelyn Sharp                                      41403

The Yellow House, by E. Phillips Oppenheim                               41402
 [Subtitle: Master of Men]

Harper's New Monthly Magazine, Vol. II, No. X, March 1851, by Various    41401

Miss Eden's Letters, by Emily Eden                                       41400

Admirals of the British Navy, by Francis Dodd                            41399
 [Subtitle: Portraits in Colours with
  Introductory and Biographical Notes]

Generals of the British Army, by Francis Dodd                            41398
 [Subtitle: Portraits in Colour with Introductory
  and Biographical Notes]

Uncle Walt [Walt Mason], by Walt Mason                                   41397
 [Subtitle: The Poet Philosopher]

The Boys of 1812 and Other Naval Heroes, by James Russell Soley          41396

Elementary Zoology, Second Edition, by Vernon L. Kellogg                 41395

Michigan Trees, by Charles Herbert Otis                                  41394
 [Subtitle: A Handbook of the Native and
  Most Important Introduced Species]

The Confessions of a Collector, by William Carew Hazlitt                 41393

History of the Early Settlement of the Juniata Valley,                   41392
 by Uriah James Jones
 [Subtitle: Embracing an Account of the Early Pioneers,
  and the Trials and Privations Incident to the
  Settlement of the Valley]

Constantinople, by William Holden Hutton                                 41391
 [Subtitle: The Story of the Old Capital of the Empire]
 [Illustrator: Sydney Cooper]

Schuhlin, by Carl Sternheim                                              41390
 [Subtitle: Eine Erzählung]
 [Language: German]

Memoria sobre o melhoramento da cultura da Beira e da                    41389
 navegação do Mondego, by António de Almeida 
 [Language: Portuguese]

The Modern American Pistol and Revolver, by A. C. Gould                  41388

Lippincott's Magazine, Vol. 20, No. 33, November 1877, by Various        41387

Human Nature and Conduct, by John Dewey                                  41386
 [Subtitle: An introduction to social psychology]

Histoire de la Guerre de Trente Ans, by Friedrich von Schiller           41385
 [Language: French]

Napoleon, by Carl Sternheim                                              41384
 [Subtitle: Eine Novelle]
 [Language: German]

Punch and Judy, with Instructions How to Manage the Little Actors,       41383
 by Thomas A. M. Ward
 [Subtitle: Containing New and Easy Dialogues Arranged for the
  Use of Beginners, Desirous to Learn How to Work the Puppets.
  For Sunday Schools, Private Parties, Festivals and Parlor

Claus Störtebecker, by Georg Engel                                       41382
 [Language: German]

Bible Emblems, by Edward E. Seelye                                       41381

The History of Burke and Hare, by George Mac Gregor                      41380
 [Subtitle: and of the Resurrectionist Times]

Reisherinneringen uit Korea en China, by A. von Schmidt auf Altenstadt   41379
 [Subtitle: De Aarde en haar Volken, 1904]
 [Language: Dutch]

Coleridge, by Samuel Levy Bensusan                                       41378

Rafaella, by Silvio Pellico                                              41377
 [Language: Italian]

Mohawks, Volume 3 of 3, by Mary Elizabeth Braddon                        41376
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

Mohawks, Volume 2 of 3, by Mary Elizabeth Braddon                        41375
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

Mohawks, Volume 1 of 3, by Mary Elizabeth Braddon                        41374
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

Secret History of the English Occupation of Egypt,                       41373
 by Wilfrid Scawen Blunt  
 [Subtitle: Being a Personal Narrative of Events]

Willis's Current Notes, by George Willis                                 41372
 [Subtitle: Volume 2, February Issue]

Erinnerungen an Leo N. Tolstoi, by A. A. Tolstoi                         41371
 [Language: German]

Stained Glass of the Middle Ages in England and France, by Hugh Arnold   41370
 [Illustrator: Lawrence B. Saint]

In Honour Bound, by Sydney Grundy                                        41369
 [Subtitle: An Original Play, in One Act. (Suggested by
  Scribe's Five Act Comedy, "Une Chaine.")]

Love Letters of Nathaniel Hawthorne, Volume 2 of 2,                      41368
 by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Handbuch der praktischen Kinematographie, by Franz Paul Liesegang        41367
 [Subtitle: Die verschiedenen Konstruktions-Formen des Kinematographen,
  die Darstellung der lebenden Lichtbilder sowie das ...]
 [Language: German]

The Flying Boat, by Herbert Strang                                       41366
 [Subtitle: A Story of Adventure and Misadventure]
 [Illustrator: T. C. Dugdale]

The Colonial Cavalier, by Maud Wilder Goodwin                            41365
 [Subtitle: or Southern Life before the Revolution]
 [Illustrator: Harry Edwards]

De waarheid over Esperanto en Ido = La vérité sur                        41364
 l'Esperanto et l'Ido, by Antoon Jozef Witteryck
 [Language: Dutch]

Salaperäinen saari, by Jules Verne                                       41363
 [Subtitle: Seikkailukertomus]
 [Language: Finnish]

The Gospel of St. John, by Frederick Denison Maurice                     41362
 [Subtitle: A Series of Discourses. New Edition]

The King of Gee-Whiz, by Emerson Hough                                   41361
 [Illustrator: Oscar E. Cesare]

The Elementary Forms of the Religious Life, by Emile Durkheim            41360
 [Translator: Joseph Ward Swain]

The Golden Bough (Vol. 2 of 2), by James George Frazer                   41359

Practical Mind-Reading, by William Walker Atkinson                       41358
 [Subtitle: A Course of Lessons on Thought-Transference,
  Telepathy, Mental-Currents, Mental Rapport, &c.]

Works of Francis Maitland Balfour, Volume 1, by Francis Maitland Balfour 41357
 [Subtitle: Separate Memoirs]

Letty and the Twins, by Helen Sherman Griffith                           41356
 [Illustrator: Frances D. Jones]

Miss Ravenel's conversion from secession to loyalty, by J. W. de Forest  41355

The Incredible Honeymoon, by E. Nesbit                                   41354

Gedichte, by Paul Kraft                                                  41353
 [Language: German]

The Art of Cookery, by John Mollard                                      41352
 [Subtitle: Made Easy and Refined]

Practical Exercises in Elementary Meteorology, by Robert DeCourcy Ward   41351

Stories from the Faerie Queen, by Edmund Spenser and Jeanie Lang         41350
 [Illustrator: Rose Le Quesne]

Historic Towns of the Western States, by Various                         41349
 [Editor: Lyman Pierson Powell]

Boys and Girls of Colonial Days, by Carolyn Sherwin Bailey               41348
 [Illustrator: Uldine Shriver]

The Great Civil War in Lancashire  (1642-1651), by Ernest Broxap         41347

Bellini, by George Hay                                                   41346
 [Subtitle: Masterpieces in Colour Series]

Windsor Castle, by Edward Thomas                                         41345

Wisconsin in Story and Song;, by Various                                 41344
 [Subtitle: Selections from the Prose and Poetry
  of Badger State Writers]
 [Editors: Charles R. Rounds and Henry Sherman Hippensteel]

Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 1, by Various   41343
 [Subtitle: "Italy" to "Jacobite Church"]

Piccole storie del mondo grande, by Alfredo Panzini                      41342
 [Language: Italian]

Mount Royal, Volume 3 of 3, by Mary Elizabeth Braddon                    41341
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

Mount Royal, Volume 2 of 3, by Mary Elizabeth Braddon                    41340
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

Mount Royal, Volume 1 of 3, by Mary Elizabeth Braddon                    41339
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

The Memoirs of an American Citizen, by Robert Herrick                    41338

Catálogo Monumental de España; Provincia de Álava,                       41337
 by Cristóbal de Castro
 [Subtitle: Inventario general de los monumentos
  históricos y artísticos de la nación]
 [Language: Spanish]

De la cruauté religieuse, by Paul Henri Dietrich Holbach                 41336
 [Language: French]

Automatic Pistol Shooting, by Walter Winans                              41335
 [Subtitle: Together with Information on Handling
  the Duelling Pistol and Revolver]

My Experiences in a Lunatic Asylum, by Herman Charles Merivale           41334
 [Subtitle: By A Sane Patient]

The Awakening of the Desert, by Julius C. Birge                          41333

Ten Thousand a-Year (Vol. 2), by Samuel Warren                           41332

Mrs. Dorriman, Volume 3 of 3, by Julie Bosville Chetwynd                 41331
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

Mrs. Dorriman, Volume 2 of 3, by Julie Bosville Chetwynd                 41330
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

Mrs. Dorriman, Volume 1 of 3, by Julie Bosville Chetwynd                 41329
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

May Iverson's Career, by Elizabeth Jordan                                41328

New Subspecies of the Rodent Baiomys From Central America,               41327
 by Robert L. Packard
 [Subtitle: University of Kansas Publications,
  Museum of Natural History]

The Girls of St. Wode's, by L. T. Meade                                  41326 

Yureishoten, by Christopher Morley                                       41325
 [Subtitle: The Haunted Bookshop]
 [Language: Japanese]

Over the Seas for Uncle Sam, by Elaine Sterne                            41324

The Mosstrooper, by Robert Scott Fittis                                  41323
 [Subtitle: A Legend of the Scottish Border]

Histoire de ma Vie, Livre 2 (Vol. 5 to 9), by George Sand                41322
 [Language: French]

Japanese Swords, by Anonymous                                            41321

Severins Gang in die Finsternis, by Paul Leppin                          41320
 [Subtitle: Ein Prager Gespensterroman]
 [Illustrator: Richard Teschner]
 [Language: German]

The Inner Consciousness, by Swami Prakashananda                          41319
 [Subtitle: How to awaken and direct it]

Aïssé, by René Schickele                                                 41318
 [Illustrator: Ottomar Starke]
 [Language: German]

The Bunsby papers, by John Brougham                                      41317
 [Subtitle: Irish Echoes]

The Exiles of Florida, by Joshua R. Giddings                             41316
 [Subtitle: or, The crimes committed by our government
  against the Maroons, who fled from South Carolina and
  other slave states, seeking protection under Spanish laws]

My Danish Sweetheart, Volume 3 of 3, by William Clark Russell            41315
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

My Danish Sweetheart., Volume 2 of 3, by William Clark Russell           41314
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

My Danish Sweetheart., Volume 1 of 3, by William Clark Russell           41313
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

Het beleg en de verdediging van Haarlem, in 1572-1573,                   41312
 Deel 1 van 3, by J. van de Capelle
 [Language: Dutch]

Five Plays, by Edward John Dunsany                                       41311

Selections from the Prose Writings of John Henry Cardinal                41310
 Newman, by John Henry Newman
 [Subtitle: For the Use of Schools]

Love Letters of Nathaniel Hawthorne, Volume I (of 2),                    41309
 by Nathaniel Hawthorne 

The Soul of a Nation, by Phillip Gibbs                                   41308

Nous marions Virginie, by Eugène Chavette                                41307
 [Language: French]

Hamsun / Flaubert, by Kasimir Edschmid                                   41306
 [Subtitle: Zwei Reden]
 [Language: German]

Geschichten, by Michail Kusmin                                           41305
 [Subtitle: Aimé Leboeufs Abenteuer / Aus den Briefen
  der Claire Valmont / Florus und der Räuber / Der
  Schatten der Phyllis / Tante Sonjas Chaiselongue / Flügel]
 [Language: German]

The Mother of Parliaments, by Harry Graham                               41304

A Ladder of Swords, by Gilbert Parker                                    41303
 [Subtitle: A Tale of Love, Laughter and Tears]

The Letters of her Mother to Elizabeth, by Elinor Glyn                   41302

Kvinnlighet och erotik II, by Anne Charlotte Leffler                     41301
 [Language: Swedish]

Daniel Webster for Young Americans, by Daniel Webster                    41300
 [Subtitle: Comprising the greatest speeches
  of the defender of the Constitution]

The Flower Girl of The Château d'Eau, v.1                                41299
 (Novels of Paul de Kock Volume XV), by Charles Paul de Kock

English Songs and Ballads, by Various                                    41298

Local Color, by Irvin S. Cobb                                            41297

Rose À Charlitte, by Marshall Saunders                                   41296
 [Illustrator: H. de M. Young]

Notes and Queries, Vol. V, Number 131, May 1, 1852, by Various           41295
 [Subtitle: A Medium of Inter-communication for Literary Men,
  Artists, Antiquaries, Genealogists, etc.]
 [Editor: George Bell]

Sota, by Émile Zola                                                      41294
 [Language: Finnish]

Principios e questões de philosophia politica (Vol. II),                 41293
 by António Cândido Ribeiro da Costa
 [Language: Portuguese]

Every Man his own Doctor, by R. T. Claridge                              41292
 [Subtitle: The Cold Water, Tepid Water, and Friction-Cure,
  as Applicable to Every Disease to Which the Human Frame
  is Subject, and also to The Cure of Disease in Horses
  and Cattle]

New Homes for Old, by Sophonisba Preston Breckinridge                    41291

Arbuthnotiana: The Story of the St. Alb-ns Ghost (1712)                  41290
 A Catalogue of Dr. Arbuthnot's Library (1779)]

The Magazine Style-Code, by Leigh H. Irvine                              41289

Beginner's Book in Language, by H. Jeschke                               41288
 [Subtitle: A Book for the Third Grade]

Geschiedenis der Noordsche Compagnie, by Samuel Muller Fzn               41287
 [Language: Dutch]

Miss Marjoribanks, by Mrs Margaret Oliphant                              41286

Why we should read, by S. P. B. Mais                                     41285

The Arm-Chair at the Inn, by F. Hopkinson Smith                          41284
 [Illustrators: A. I. Keller and Herbert Ward]

The Heroes of Asgard, by Annie Keary and E. Keary                        41283
 [Subtitle: Tales from Scandinavian Mythology]

The Strange Adventures of Andrew Battell, by Andrew Battell              41282
 [Subtitle: of Leigh, in Angola and the Adjoining Regions]

Il perduto amore, by Umberto Fracchia                                    41281
 [Language: Italian]

Christianity and Modern Thought, by Various                              41280

The Butterfly Book, by William Jacob Holland                             41279
 [Subtitle: A Popular Guide to a Knowledge
  of the Butterflies of North America]

Pastoral Days, by William Hamilton Gibson                                41278
 [Subtitle: or Memories of a New England Year]

Germanernes Lærling, by Karl Gjellerup                                   41277
 [Language: Danish]

Miles Tremenhere, Vol 2 of 2, by Annette Marie Maillard                  41276
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

Miles Tremenhere, Vol 1 of 2, by Annette Marie Maillard                  41275
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

A New Catalogue of Vulgar Errors, by Stephen Fovargue                    41274

The Story of Tonty, by Mary Hartwell Catherwood                          41273

Speaking of Prussians, by Irvin S. Cobb                                  41272

History of the Johnstown Flood, by Willis Fletcher Johnson               41271
 [Subtitle: Including all the Fearful Record; the Breaking
  of the South Fork Dam; the Sweeping Out of the Conemaugh
  Valley; the Over-Throw of Johnstown; the Massing of the
  Wreck at the Railroad Bridge; Escapes, Rescues, Searches
  for Survivors and the Dead; Relief Organizations, Stupendous
  Charities, etc., etc. With Full Accounts also of the
  Destruction on the Susquehanna and Juniata Rivers,
  and the Bald Eagle Creek]

The Australian Explorers, by George Grimm                                41270
 [Subtitle: Their Labours, Perils, and Achievements]

Sheilah McLeod, by Guy Boothby                                           41269
 [Subtitle: A Heroine of the Back Blocks]

Manual Training Toys for the Boy's Workshop, by Harris W. Moore          41268

The History of Cuba, vol. 5, by Willis Fletcher Johnson                  41267

The American Revolution, by John Fiske                                   41266

The Ocean Wireless Boys and the Lost Liner, by Wilbur Lawton             41265
 [Illustrator: Charles Wrenn]

Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 2, by Various   41264
 [Subtitle: "Jacobites" to "Japan" (part)]

The Mediterranean, by Griffiths                                          41263
 by Thomas Gray Bonney, E. A. R. Ball, H. D. Traill,
 Grant Allen, and Arthur Griffiths
 [Subtitle: Its Storied Cities and Venerable Ruins]

Dan Carter and the River Camp, by Mildred A. Wirt                        41262

Dan Carter and the Money Box, by Mildred A. Wirt                         41261

Dan Carter Cub Scout, by Mildred A. Wirt                                 41260

Dan Carter and the Haunted Castle, by Mildred A. Wirt                    41259

The Life and Labours of the Rev. Samuel Marsden, by Samuel Marsden       41258

L'evoluzione di Giosuè Carducci, by Alfredo Panzini                      41257
 [Language: Italian]

Memoirs of Emma Courtney, by Mary Hays                                   41256

Prodromus Florae Norfolkicae, by Stephan Endlicher                       41255
 [Subtitle: Catalogus Stirpium quae in Insula Norfolk annis
  1804 et 1805 a Ferdinando Bauer collectae et depictae
  nunc in Museo Caesareo Pal]
 [Language: Latin]

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Keltaruusu, by Mór Jókai                                                 40632
 [Subtitle: Kertomus Unkarin tasangolta ]
 [Language: Finnish ]

In the Roar of the Sea, by Sabine Baring-Gould                           40631

British Castles, by Charles H. Ashdown                                   40630

Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 93, December 17, 1887, by Various 40629
 [Editor: Francis Burnand]

The Iron Ration, by George Abel Schreiner                                40628
 [Subtitle: Three Years in Warring Central Europe]

Apró regények és esetek, by György Szemere                               40627
 [Language: Hungarian ]

Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 93, December 24, 1887, by Various 40626

Soliloques sceptiques, by François de  La Mothe Le Vayer                 40625
 [Language: French]

A Scrap-Book of Elementary Mathematics, by William F. White              40624
 [Subtitle: Notes, Recreations, Essays]

Private Sex Advice to Women, by R. B. Armitage                           40623
 [Subtitle: For Young Wives and those who Expect to be Married]

Stories from Virgil, by Alfred J. Church                                 40622

Little Tony of Italy, by Madeline Brandeis                               40621

Hilda's Mascot, by Marie E. Ireland                                      40620
 [Subtitle: A Tale of 'Maryland, My Maryland']
 [Illustrator: Donald Gardner]

Camilla, by Fanny Burney                                                 40619
 [Subtitle: or, A Picture of Youth]

The Surprises of Life, by Georges Clemenceau                             40618
 [Translator: Grace Hall]

The Teaching and Cultivation of the French Language in England           40617
 during Tudor and Stuart Times, by Kathleen Lambley
 [Subtitle: With an Introductory Chapter on the Preceding Period]

Fiends, Ghosts, and Sprites, by John Nettin Radcliffe                    40616
 [Subtitle: Including an Account of the Origin
  and Nature of Belief in the Supernatural]

A History of the Reformation (Vol. 1 of 2), by Thomas M. Lindsay         40615

Gabrielle of the Lagoon, by A. Safroni-Middleton                         40614
 [Subtitle: A Romance of the South Seas]

Arguments before the Committee on Patents of the House of                40613
 Representatives, conjointly with the Senate Committee on
 Patents, on H.R. 19853, to amend and consolidate the acts
 respecting copyright, by United States Committee on Patents
 [Subtitle: June 6, 7, 8, and 9, 1906.]

Harper's New Monthly Magazine, No. VII, December 1850, Vol. II,          40612
 by Various

Prince Charlie, by Burford Delannoy                                      40611

Notes on the Book of Leviticus, by C. H. Mackintosh                      40610

Memoir of Rev. Joseph Badger, by Elihu G. Holland                        40609
 [Subtitle: Fourth Edition]

Mitz and Fritz of Germany, by Madeline Brandeis                          40608

Excuse Me!, by Rupert Hughes                                             40607

The Legal Position of the Clergy, by P. V. Smith                         40606

The Motor Boat Club at Nantucket, by H. Irving Hancock                   40605
 [Subtitle: The Mystery of the Dunstan Heir]

Art in America, by Samuel Greene Wheeler Benjamin                        40604
 [Subtitle: A Critical and Historial Sketch]

The Root of All Evil, by J. S. Fletcher                                  40603

The Freebooters, by Gustave Aimard                                       40602
 [Subtitle: A Story of the Texan War]
 [Translator: Frederic Charles Lascelles Wraxall]

Der Fall Otto Weininger, by Ferdinand Probst                             40601
 [Subtitle: Eine psychiatrische Studie]
 [Language: German]

Over the Border, by Herman Whitaker                                      40600

Punch, or the London Charivari, Volume 93, December 31, 1887, by Various 40599
 [Editor: Francis Burnand]

Children of Christmas and Others, by Edith M. Thomas                     40598

Miniature essays: Igor Stravinsky, by Anonymous                          40597

Notes on the book of Exodus, by Charles Henry Mackintosh                 40596

Cocina cómica, by Juan Pérez Zúñiga                                      40595
 [Language: Spanish]

Into the Highways and Hedges, by Frances Frederica Montrésor             40594

School-Room Humour, by Dr. MacNamara                                     40593

The Little Spanish Dancer, by Madeline Brandeis                          40592

Alexander Hamilton, by Charles A. Conant                                 40591

A Century of Science and Other Essays, by John Fiske                     40590

A Brief History of Wood-engraving from Its Invention, by Joseph Cundall  40589

The Kathá Sarit Ságara, by Somadeva Bhatta                               40588
 [Subtitle: or Ocean of the Streams of Story]
 [Translator: C.H. Tawney]

Yellowstone Nights, by Herbert Quick                                     40587

Billie Bradley and Her Classmates, by Janet D. Wheeler                   40586
 [Subtitle: The Secret of the Locked Tower]

Comrades on River and Lake, by Ralph Victor                              40585
 [Illustrator: S. Schneider]

Lancashire, by Leo Hartley Grindon                                       40584
 [Subtitle: Brief Historical and Descriptive Notes]

The God in the Car, by Anthony Hope                                      40583
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

Notes and Queries, Vol. V, Number 115, January 10, 1852, by Various      40582
 [Subtitle: A Medium of Inter-communication for Literary Men,
  Artists, Antiquaries, Genealogists, etc.]
 [Editor: George Bell]

Secret Service Submarine, by Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull             40581
 and Guy Thorne
 [Subtitle: A Story of the Present War]

A General History of the Pyrates: from Their first Rise                  40580
 and Settlement in the Island of Providence, to the
 present Time, by Daniel Defoe

Memoir of Hendrick Zwaardecroon, commandeur of Jaffnapatam               40579
 (afterwards Governor-General of Nederlands India) 1697.
  For the guidance of the council of Jaffnapatam, during
  his absence at the coast of Malabar]
 [Translator: Sophia Pieters]

In the Land of Temples, by Joseph Pennell                                40578

A Berzsenyi-leányok tizenkét volegénye, by Zoltán Ambrus                 40577
 [Subtitle: Tollrajzok a mai Budapestrol]
 [Language: Hungarian]

Smiles, by Alice Lewis Richards                                          40576
 [Subtitle: A Book of Recitations for Girls]

The Great Commission, by Charles Henry Mackintosh                        40575
 [Subtitle: Miscellaneous Writings of C. H. Mackintosh, volume IV]

The Ranche on the Oxhide, by Henry Inman                                 40574
 [Subtitle: A Story of Boys' and Girls' Life on the Frontier]
 [Illustrator: Charles Bradford Hudson]

The Other Side of the Sun, by Evelyn Sharp                               40573
 [Subtitle: Fairy Stories]
 [Illustrator: Nellie Syrett]

The Flying Bo'sun, by Arthur Mason                                       40572
 [Subtitle: A Mystery of the Sea]

The Angel, by Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull and Guy Thorne             40571

The Chronicles of Count Antonio, by Anthony Hope                         40570

Tales of Mean Streets, by Arthur Morrison                                40569

Ruhtinas Serebrjani, by Aleksei Konstantinovitsh Tolstoi                 40568
 [Subtitle: Kertomus Iivana Julman ajoilta]
 [Language: Finnish]

The Mercenary, by W. J. Eccott                                           40567
 [Subtitle: A Tale of The Thirty Years' War]

Moth and Rust, by Mary Cholmondeley                                      40566
 [Subtitle: Together with Geoffrey's Wife and The Pitfall]

A Yankee in the Far East, by George Hoyt Allen                           40565
 [Illustrator: H. S. Weller]

Jeremias, by Stefan Zweig                                                40564
 [Subtitle: Eine dramatische Dichtung in neun Bildern]
 [Language: German]

Captain Calamity, by Rolf Bennett                                        40563
 [Subtitle: Second Edition]

Snowflakes, by Esther Nelson Karn                                        40562

A przemysli repülo, by Kurt Matull                                       40561
 [Subtitle: Regény a nagy háborúból]
 [Language: Hungarian]

The Bee's Bayonet, by Edwin Alfred Watrous                               40560

The Güegüence; A Comedy Ballet in the Nahuatl-Spanish                    40559
 Dialect of Nicaragua, by Daniel G. Brinton

Huntley, by Tony P. Wrenn                                                40558
 [Subtitle: A Mason Family Country House]

The Queen Bee and Other Nature Stories, by Carl Ewald                    40553
 [Translator: G. C. Moore Smith]

Aristotle and Ancient Educational Ideals, by Thomas Davidson             40552

Juan Fernandez; la débâcle impériale, by Werner Scheff                   40551
 [Language: French]

Plain English, by Marian Wharton                                         40550

The Private Life of the Romans, by Harold Whetstone Johnston             40549

The Rival Campers, by Ruel Perley Smith                                  40548
 [Subtitle: or, The Adventures of Henry Burns]
 [Illustrator: A. B. Shute]

The Rival Campers Afloat, by Ruel Perley Smith                           40547
 [Subtitle: or, The Prize Yacht Viking]
 [Illustrator: Louis D. Gowing]

A Fortune Hunter; Or, The Old Stone Corral, by John Dunloe Carteret      40546
 [Subtitle: A Tale of the Santa Fe Trail]

The Splendid Fairing, by Constance Holme                                 40545

La lucha por la vida; Aurora roja, by Pío Baroja                         40544
 [Language: Spanish]

Die Zelle, by Fritz Kahn                                                 40543
 [Illustrator: Georg Helbig]
 [Language: German]

The Baptist Magazine, Vol. 27, June 1835, by Various                     40542
 [Editor: George  Wightman]

Brother Against Brother, by John Roy Musick                              40541
 [Subtitle: or, The Tompkins Mystery.]

The Complete Opera Book, by Gustav Kobb?                                 40540
 [Subtitle: The Stories of the Operas, together with 400
  of the Leading Airs and Motives in Musical Notation]

A Lost Cause, by Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull                         40539

Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 1, by Various   40538
 [Subtitle: "Husband" to "Hydrolysis"]

The History of Chivalry, by G. P. R. James                               40537

Whittaker & Co.'s List of Classical, Educational and                     40536
 Technical Works, by Whittaker & Co.
 [Subtitle: July 1889]

They Who Knock at Our Gates, by Mary Antin                               40535
 [Subtitle: A Complete Gospel of Immigration]
 [Illustrator: Joseph Stella]

Talks about Flowers, by M. D. Wellcome                                   40534

The Life of John Marshall Volume 4 of 4, by Albert J. Beveridge          40533

Portrait Miniatures, by George C. Williamson                             40532

A Century in the Comptroller's Office, State of New York,                40531
 1797 to 1897, by James A. Roberts

Essai d'Introduction à l'Histoire Généalogique, by Oscar de Poli         40530
 [Language: French]

The Complete Works of Nathaniel Hawthorne, Appendix to Volume XII:       40529
 Tales, Sketches, and other Papers by Nathaniel Hawthorne
 with a Biographical Sketch by George Parsons Lathrop
 [Subtitle: Biographical Sketch of Nathaniel Hawthorne]

Spanish Vistas, by George Parsons Lathrop                                40528
 [Illustrator: Charles S. Reinhart]

In League with Israel, by Annie F. Johnston                              40527
 [Subtitle: A Tale of the Chattanooga Conference]

The Chronicles of Rhoda, by Florence Tinsley Cox                         40526
 [Illustrator: Jessie Willcox Smith]

Kathie's Soldiers, by Amanda Minnie Douglas                              40525
 [Illustrator: C. Howard]

Die Osternacht, by Leopold Schefer                                       40524
 [Subtitle: Zweite Abtheilung]
 [Language: German]

Die Osternacht, by Leopold Schefer                                       40523
 [Subtitle: Erste Abtheilung]
 [Language: German]

Yorkshire Family Romance, by Frederick Ross                              40522

An Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language, by John Jamieson    40521
 [Subtitle: in which the words are explained
  in their different senses, ...]

The Soul Stealer, by Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull                     40520

The Captain of the Janizaries, by James M. Ludlow                        40519
 [Subtitle: A story of the times of Scanderberg
  and the fall of Constantinople]

The Bath Keepers, v.2 (Novels of Paul de Kock Volume VII),               40518
 by Charles Paul de Kock

A Bottle in the Smoke, by Milne Rae                                      40517
 [Subtitle: A Tale of Anglo-Indian Life]

La civilisation japonaise, by Léon Louis Lucien Prunol de Rosny          40516
 [Subtitle: conférences faites à l'école spéciale des
  langues orientales]
 [Language: French]

Elijah the Tishbite, by Charles Henry Mackintosh                         40515
 [Subtitle: Miscellaneous Writings of C. H. Mackintosh, volume V]

Minority Report of the Committee on Railways in Relation to              40514
 the Hoosac Tunnel and the Railroads, by Erastus Payson
 Carpenter and Massachusetts General Court

Danes, Saxons and Normans, by John G. Edgar                              40513
 [Subtitle: or, Stories of our ancestors]

Eeva, by Santeri Alkio                                                   40512
 [Language: Finnish]

Commander Lawless V.C., by Rolf Bennett                                  40511

The Watcher, by J. Sheridan Le Fanu                                      40510
 [Subtitle: and other weird stories]
 [Illustrator: Brinsley Sheridan Le Fanu]

Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 107, July 28th 1894, by Various     40509
 [Editor: Sir Francis Burnand]

True Stories of Girl Heroines, by Evelyn Everett-Green                   40508
 [Illustrator: E. F. Sherie]

The Challenge of the Dead, by Stephen Graham                             40507
 [Subtitle: A vision of the war and the life of the
  common soldier in France, seen two years afterwards
  between August and November, 1920]

A könyv története (2. rész), by Károly Steinhofer                        40506
 [Subtitle: A könyv történeti fejlodése]
 [Language: Hungarian]

Scurvy Past and Present, by Alfred Fabian Hess                           40505

Ginger-Snaps, by Fanny Fern                                              40504

History of the State of California, by John T. Frost                     40503
 [Subtitle: From the Period of the Conquest by Spain
  to her Occupation by the United States of America]

The Brownies and Prince Florimel, by Palmer Cox                          40502
 [Subtitle: Brownieland, Fairyland, and Demonland]

The Blower of Bubbles, by Arthur Beverley Baxter                         40501

Leatherface, by Baroness Orczy                                           40500
 [Subtitle: A Tale of Old Flanders]

Abridgment of the Debates of Congress, from 1789 to 1856,                40499
 Vol. I (of 16), by Thomas Hart Benton

Curiosities of Civilization, by Andrew Wynter                            40498

The Prairie Schooner, by William Francis Hooker                          40497

Histoire amoureuse des Gaules suivie des Romans historico-               40496
 satiriques du XVIIe siècle, by Roger de Bussy-Rabutin
 [Language: French]

The Ordeal of Elizabeth, by Elizabeth Von Arnim                          40495

A könyv története (1. rész), by Károly Steinhofer                        40494
 [Subtitle: A magyar könyvnyomtatás és könyvkereskedelem
  rövid története a legrégibb idoktol napjainkig]
 [Language: Hungarian]

The King of Diamonds, by Louis Tracy                                     40493
 [Subtitle: A Tale of Mystery and Adventure]

Sylvie: souvenirs du Valois, by Gérard de Nerval                         40492
 [Translator: Lucie Page]

The Red Lottery Ticket, by Fortuné Du Boisgobey                          40491

The White Canoe, by Alan Sullivan                                        40490
 [Subtitle: And other Verse]

Le Suicide, by Emile Durkheim                                            40489
 [Subtitle: Etude de Sociologie]
 [Language: French]

The Story of an Ancient Parish, by H. R. Coulthard                       40488
 [Subtitle: Breage with Germoe]

Happy-Go-Lucky, by Ian Hay                                               40487
 [Illustrator: C. E. Brock]

Uusi tilanhaltia, by Mauri Jókai                                         40486
 [Language: Finnish]

The Missing Link in Modern Spiritualism, by A. Leah Underhill            40485

Black Star's Campaign, by Johnston McCulley                              40484
 [Subtitle: A Detective Story]

These Twain, by Arnold Bennett                                           40483

The Meaning of Faith, by Harry Emerson Fosdick                           40482

Concerning Children, by Charlotte Perkins Gilman                         40481

The Quest of the Four, by Joseph A. Altsheler                            40480
 [Subtitle: A Story of the Comanches and Buena Vista]

In the Foreign Legion, by Erwin Rosen                                    40479

Days of Attica, by Charalambos Anninos                                   40478
 [Language: Greek]

With Fire and Sword, by Samuel H. M. Byers                               40477

Children of the Dawn, by Elsie Finnimore Buckley                         40476
 [Subtitle: Old Tales of Greece]
 [Illustrator: Frederick C. Pape]

The Indian in his Wigwam, by Henry R. Schoolcraft                        40475
 [Subtitle: Or Characteristics of the Red Race
  of America from Original Notes and Manuscripts]

The life and writings of Henry Fuseli, Volume III (of 3),                40474
 by Henry Fuseli and John Knowles

The History of Creation, Vol. II (of 2), by Ernst Haeckel                40473
 [Subtitle: Or the Development of the Earth and its
  Inhabitants by the Action of Natural Causes]
 [Translator: E. Ray Lankester]

The History of Creation, Vol. I (of 2), by Ernst Haeckel                 40472
 [Subtitle: Or the Development of the Earth and its
  Inhabitants by the Action of Natural Causes]
 [Translator: E. Ray Lankester]

Alamo Ranch, by Sarah Warner Brooks                                      40471
 [Subtitle: A story of New Mexico]

Expositor's Bible: The Book of Job, by Robert Watson                     40470

An Historical Summary of the Post Office in Scotland, by T. B. Lang      40469

The Barnet Book of Photography, by Various                               40468
 [Subtitle: A Collection of Practical Articles]

Indian and Scout, by F. S. Brereton                                      40467
 [Subtitle: A Tale of the Gold Rush to California]
 [Illustrator: Cyrus Cuneo]

A Short Compendium of the Catechism for the Indians, by N. L. Sifferath  40466
 [Subtitle: With the Approbation of the R. Rev.
  Frederic Baraga, Bishop of Saut Sainte Marie]
 [Language: Ojibwa]

Just Irish, by Charles Battell Loomis                                    40465

The Mystery of Lincoln's Inn, by Robert Machray                          40464

The Little Colonel's Holidays, by Annie Fellows Johnston                 40463
 [Illustrator: L. J. Bridgman]

It Was the Road to Jericho, by Annie Fellows Johnston                    40462
 [Illustrator: John R. Neill]

Indian Home Rule, by M. K. Gandhi                                        40461

Hurlbut's Life of Christ For Young and Old, by Jesse Lyman Hurlbut       40460
 [Subtitle: A Complete Life of Christ Written in Simple
  Language, Based on the Gospel Narrative]

Animal Intelligence, by George J. Romanes                                40459
 [Subtitle: The International Scientific Series, Vol. XLIV]

The Real Jesus of the Four Gospels, by J. B. Atwater                     40458

Comparative Studies in Nursery Rhymes, by Lina Eckenstein                40457

L'anarchie, by Élisée Reclus                                             40456
 [Language: French]

Master of Men, by E. Phillips Oppenheim                                  40455

Frivolities, by Richard Marsh                                            40454
 [Subtitle: Especially Addressed to Those
  Who Are Tired of Being Serious]

Tom Ossington's Ghost, by Richard Marsh                                  40453
 [Illustrator: Harold Pfiffard]

The Twickenham Peerage, by Richard Marsh                                 40452

Under One Flag, by Richard Marsh                                         40451

Violet Forster's Lover, by Richard Marsh                                 40450
 [Illustrator: E. S. Hodgson]

The Woman with One Hand (and) Mr. Ely's Engagement, by Richard Marsh     40449
 [Subtitle: Mr. Ely's Engagement]

The Child's Book of the Seasons, by Arthur Ransome                       40448
 [Illustrator: Frances Craine]

Pond and Stream, by Arthur Ransome                                       40447
 [Illustrator: Frances Craine]

Red Palmer: A Practical Treatise on Fly Fishing, by James Tayler         40446

The Life of John Marshall Volume 3 of 4, by Albert J. Beveridge          40445

The Union: Or, Select Scots and English Poems, by Various                40444

The Spirit of God As Fire, by D. Mortimore                               40443
 [Subtitle: the Globe Within the Sun Our Heaven]

A Day with the Poet Tennyson, by Anonymous                               40442
 [Illustrators: W. Hatherell, Edmund Dulac, William G. Simmonds,
  and William Heath Robinson]

A Day with William Shakespeare, by Maurice Clare                         40441
 [Illustrators: W. H. Margetson and Ernest William Haslehust]

A Day with Browning, by Anonymous and Robert Browning                    40440

Plato's Doctrine respecting the rotation of the Earth and                40439
 Aristotle's Comment upon that Doctrine, by George Grote

Plato and the Other Companions of Sokrates,                              40438
 3rd ed. Volume IV (of 4), by George Grote

Plato and the Other Companions of Sokrates,                              40437
 3rd ed. Volume III (of 4), by George Grote

Plato and the Other Companions of Sokrates,                              40436
 3rd ed. Volume II (of 4), by George Grote

Plato and the Other Companions of Sokrates,                              40435
 3rd ed. Volume I (of 4), by George Grote

The Place of Dragons, by William Le Queux                                40434

Miss Hildreth, Volume 3 of 3, by Augusta de Grasse Stevens               40433
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

Miss Hildreth, Volume 2 of 3, by Augusta de Grasse Stevens               40432
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

Miss Hildreth, Volume 1 of 3, by Augusta de Grasse Stevens               40431
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

In The Saddle, by Oliver Optic                                           40430

Robinson Crusoe's Money;, by David A. Wells                              40429
 [Subtitle: or, The Remarkable Financial Fortunes
  and Misfortunes of a Remote Island Community]
 [Illustrator: Thomas Nast]

Sermon, Delivered Before His Excellency Edward Everett, Governor         40428
 &c. on the Anniversary Election, January 2, 1839, by Mark Hopkins

Report of the Hoosac Tunnel and Troy and Greenfield Railroad by          40427
 the Joint Standing Committee of 1866, by Tappan Wentworth

Daddy Long-Legs, by Jean Webster                                         40426
 [Subtitle: A Comedy in Four Acts]

Chinese Mother Goose Rhymes, by Various                                  40425
 [Translator: Isaac Taylor Headland]

Surgical Instruments in Greek and Roman Times, by John Stewart Milne     40424

Lessons in the Art of Illuminating, by W. J. Loftie                      40423
 [Subtitle: A Series of Examples selected from Works
  in the British Museum, Lambeth Palace Library, and
  the South Kensington Museum.]

Voyages loin de ma chambre t.2, by Noémie Dondel Du Faouëdic             40422
 [Language: French]

The Comical Adventures of Twm Shon Catty, by T. J. Llewelyn Prichard     40421
 [Subtitle: Commonly known as the Welsh Robin Hood]

La voz de España contra todos sus enemigos by José María Avilés          40420
 [Language: Spanish]

The Adventures and Vagaries of Twm Shon Catti,                           40419
 by T. J. Llewelyn Prichard

It May Be True  Volume 1 of 3, by Mrs. Wood                              40418

Zeemans-Woordeboek, by J. van Lennep                                     40417
 [Subtitle: Behelzende een verklaring der woorden,
  by scheepvaart en den handel in gebruik en een
  opgave der algemeene wetsbeaplingen daarto]
 [Language: Dutch]

The Rest Hollow Mystery, by Rebecca N. Porter                            40416

Tower's Little Primer, by Anna Tower                                     40415
 [Subtitle: for the youngest class in primary school]

Sophy of Kravonia, by Anthony Hope                                       40414
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

Voyages loin de ma chambre t.1, by Noémie Dondel Du Faouëdic             40413
 [Language: French]

Not Ready                                                                40412

The Potter's Craft, by Charles F. Binns                                  40411
 [Subtitle: A Practical Guide for the Studio and Workshop]

Dickens and His Illustrators, by Frederic G. Kitton                      40410
 [Subtitle: 2nd. Ed.]
 [Illustrators: Various]

Os Maias, by José Maria Eça de Queirós                                   40409
 [Subtitle: episodios da vida romantica]
 [Language: Portuguese]

A Devotee, by Mary Cholmondeley                                          40408
 [Subtitle: An Episode in the Life of a Butterfly]

Mary Seaham, Volume 3 of 3, by Elizabeth Caroline Grey                   40407
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

Mary Seaham, Volume 2 of 3, by Elizabeth Caroline Grey                   40406
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

Mary Seaham, Volume 1 of 3, by Elizabeth Caroline Grey                   40405
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

The Elements of Geology, by William Harmon                               40404

Girls of Highland Hall, by Carolyn Watson Rankin                         40403
 [Subtitle: Further Adventures of the Dandelion Cottagers]

Sagas from the Far East, by Various                                      40402
 [Subtitle: or, Kamouk and Mongolian Traditionary Tales]
 [Editor: Rachel Harriette Busk]

Three Little Women's Success, by Gabrielle E. Jackson                    40401
 [Subtitle: A Story for Girls]

History of the Origin, Formation, and Adoption of the Constitution       40400
 of the United States, Vol. 1, by George Ticknor Curtis
 [Subtitle: With Notices of its Principle Framers]

Les Usages du Siècle, by Une Parisienne                                  40399
 [Subtitle: Lettres-Conseils pratiques Le Savoir-vivre]
 [Language: French]

Not Ready                                                                40398

Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 65, No. 403, May, 1849,           40397
 by Various

Jack Harvey's Adventures, by Ruel Perley Smith                           40396
 [Subtitle: or, The Rival Campers Among the Oyster Pirates]
 [Illustrator: Louis D. Gowing]

Theory of Groups of Finite Order, by William Burnside                    40395

Sketches from the Subject and Neighbour Lands of Venice,                 40394
 by Edward A. Freeman

The Letters of a Post-Impressionist, by Vincent Van Gogh                 40393
 [Subtitle: Being the Familiar Correspondence of Vincent Van Gogh]
 [Translator: Anthony Ludovici]

A magyar népköltés gyöngyei, by Elek Benedek                             40392
 [Subtitle: A legszebb népdalok gyüjteménye]
 [Language: Hungarian]

Der Dichter in Dollarica, by Ernst von Wolzogen                          40391
 [Subtitle: Blumen-, Frucht- und Dornenstücke aus
  dem Märchenlande der unbedingten Gegenwart]
 [Language: German]

Cathedral Cities of France, by Herbert Marshall and Hester Marshall      40390

The Life of John Marshall (Volume 2 of 4), by Albert J. Beveridge        40389

The Life of John Marshall (Volume 1 of 4), by Albert J. Beveridge        40388

Studies of Christianity, by James Martineau                              40387
 [Subtitle: or, Timely Thoughts for Religious Thinkers]

Wandering Ghosts, by F. Marion Crawford                                  40386

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 [Subtitle: An attempt to unite in one volume a short account
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Systematics of Megachiropteran Bats in the Solomon Islands,              40112
 by Carleton J. Phillips

In Silk Attire, by William Black                                         40111
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

North American Jumping Mice (Genus Zapus), by Philip H. Krutzsch         40110

Taxidermy and Zoological Collecting, by William T. Hornaday              40109
 and W. J. Holland
 [Subtitle: A Complete Handbook for the Amateur Taxidermist,
  Collector, Osteologist, Museum-Builder, Sportsman, and Traveller]
 [Illustrator: Charles Bradford Hudson]

Tales of Secret Egypt, by Sax Rohmer                                     40108

L'Illustration, No. 0045, 6 Janvier 1844, by Various                     40107
 [Language: French]

Loimologia: Or, an Historical Account of the Plague in                   40106
 London in 1665, by Nathaniel Hodges and John Quincy
 [Subtitle: With Precautionary Directions Against the Like Contagion]

Baseball Joe at Yale, by Lester Chadwick                                 40105
 [Subtitle: or Pitching for the College Championship]

Tobias o' the Light, by James A. Cooper                                  40104
 [Subtitle: A Story of Cape Cod]
 [Illustrator: Joseph Wykoff]

Denry the Audacious, by Arnold Bennett                                   40103

The Passion for Life, by Joseph Hocking                                  40102

Popular Technology; Volume 2, by Edward Hazen                            40101
 [Subtitle: or, Professions and Trades]

Life Histories of North American Wood Warblers Part One                  40100
 and Part Two, by Arthur Bent

Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 63, No. 392, June, 1848, Various  40099

Anecdotes of King George A', by Unknown                                  40098
 [Language: Greek]

The World as Will and Idea (Vol. 2 of 3), by Arthur Schopenhauer         40097
 [Translators: R. B. Haldane and J. Kemp]

Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 4, by Various   40096
 [Subtitle: "Independence, Declaration of" to "Indo-European Languages"]

Des jésuites, by Jules Michelet and Edgar Quinet                         40095
 [Language: French]

Renlighet och frisk luft, by Hjalmar Öhrvall                             40094
 [Language: Swedish]

Memoria sobre a cultura da Urumbeba e sobre criação da                   40093
 Cochonilha, by Claude-Louis Berthollet
 [Language: Portuguese]

Guernsey Pictorial Directory and Stranger's Guide, by Thomas Bellamy     40092
 [Subtitle: Embellished with Numerous Wood-cuts]

The Solution of the Pyramid Problem, by Robert Ballard                   40091
 [Subtitle: or, Pyramide Discoveries with
  a New Theory as to their Ancient Use]

Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 63, No. 391, May, 1848,           40090
 by Various

Reconstruction in Philosophy, by John Dewey                              40089

Grimm testvérek összegyüjtött meséi, by Jacob Grimm and Wilhelm Grimm    40088
 [Language: Hungarian]

With the Doughboy in France, by Edward Hungerford                        40087
 [Subtitle: A Few Chapters of an American Effort]

Molière, tome premier, by Jean-Baptiste Poquelin Molière                 40086
 [Subtitle: Oeuvres complètes de J.-B. Poquelin Molière]
 [Language: French]

Le Bilan du Divorce, by Hugues Le Roux                                   40085
 [Language: French]

The Strand Magazine - Vol. 1 - No. 3 - March 1891, by Various            40084
 [Subtitle: An Illustrated Monthly]
 [Editor: George Newnes]

Mollie's Prince, by Rosa Nouchette Carey                                 40083
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

The Thirty Years' War, by Samuel Rawson Gardiner                         40082
 [Subtitle: 1618-1648]

Thomas Chalmers, by W. Garden Blaikie                                    40081

A Pictorial Booklet on Early Jamestown Commodities and Industries,       40080
 by J. Paul Hudson
 [Illustrator: Sidney E. King]

The Philosophy of Disenchantment, by Edgar Saltus                        40079

My Life, by Josiah Flynt                                                 40078

The Principles of Economics, by Frank A. Fetter                          40077
 [Subtitle: With Applications to Practical Problems]

Atrocious Judges, by John Campbell, Baron Campbell                       40076
 [Subtitle: Lives of Judges Infamous as Tools
  of Tyrants and Instruments of Oppression]

The Knight of Malta, by Eugene Sue                                       40075

A Dictionary of Cebuano Visayan, by John U. Wolff                        40074

A Lively Bit of the Front, by Percy F. Westerman                         40073
 [Subtitle: A Tale of the New Zealand Rifles on the Western Front]
 [Illustrator: Wal Paget]

Nooks and Corners of Old London, by Charles Hemstreet                    40072
 and Marie Hemstreet
 [Illustrator: W. J. Roberts]

Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 63, No. 389, March 1848,          40071
 by Various

Henrik Kuudes I, by William Shakespeare                                  40070
 [Language: Finnish]

Argentina, by W. A. Hirst                                                40069

Catholic World. Volume II; Numbers 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12., by E. Rameur    40068
 [Subtitle: A Monthly Eclectic Magazine]

The Iron Boys on the Ore Boats, by James R. Mears                        40067
 [Subtitle: or, Roughing It on the Great Lakes]

Páginas sevillanas, by Manuel Chaves                                     40066
 [Subtitle: Sucesos Históricos, Personajes Célebres,
  Monuments Notables, Tradiciones Populares, Cuentos
  Viejos, Leyendas y Curiosidades.]
 [Language: Spanish]

Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 105 December 9, 1893, by Various    40065
 [Editor: Sir Francis Burnand]

Mal Moulée, by Ella Wheeler Wilcox                                       40064
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

Every Girl's Library, Volume 8 of 10, by Various                         40063
 [Subtitle: A Collection of Appropriate and Instructive Reading
  for Girls of All Ages from the Best Authors of All Time]
 [Editor: Percy Keese Fitzhugh]

Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine--Volume 62, No. 386,                      40062
 December, 1847, by Various

Anabasis Volume 2 (of 2), by Xenophon                                    40061
 [Language: Greek]

Christian Faith Under Modern Searchlights, by William Hallock Johnson    40060

Wanderfoot, by Cynthia Stockley                                          40059
 [Subtitle: The Dream Ship]

Not Ready                                                                40058

Not Ready                                                                40057

Yule Logs, by Various                                                    40056
 [Subtitle: Longmans' Christmas Annual for 1898]
 [Editor: G. A. Henty]

The Natural History of Cage Birds, by J. M. Bechstein                    40055
 [Subtitle: Their Management, Habits, Food, Diseases,
  Treatment, Breeding, and the Methods of Catching Them.]

Margaret Capel, vol. 3 of 3, by Ellen Wallace                            40054
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

Margaret Capel, vol. 2 of 3, by Ellen Wallace                            40053
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

Les guêpes; vol. 1 & 2, by Alphonse Karr                                 40052
 [Language: French]

Found at Last: the Veritable Garden of Eden, by David Van Slyke          40051
 [Subtitle: Or a place that answers the Bible description
  of that notable spot better than anything yet discovered]

Life Movements in Plants, Volume II, 1919, by Sir Jagadis Chunder Bose   40050

Histoire Anecdotique de l'Ancien Théâtre en France,                      40049
 Tome Second, by Albert Du Casse
 [Subtitle: Théâtre-Français, Opéra, Opéra-Comique,
  Théâtre-Italien, Vaudeville, Théâtres forains,]
 [Language: French]

The Newcastle Song Book, by Various                                      40048
 [Subtitle: or Tyne-Side Songster]

Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 107, October 20, 1894, by Various   40047
 [Editor: Francis Cowley Burnand]

Dispatch Carrier and Memoirs of Andersonville Prison,                    40046
 by William N. Tyler

Voices in the Night, by Flora Annie Steel                                40045

Journal and Letters of Philip Vickers Fithian: A Plantation              40044
 Tutor of the Old Dominion, 1773-1774, by Philip Vickers Fithian
 [Illustrator: Fritz Kredel]

The Problem of Foreign Policy, by Gilbert Murray                         40043

The Deserted Yacht, by Mildred A. Wirt, AKA Ann Wirt                     40042
 [Subtitle: Madge Sterling Series, #2]

The Secret of the Sundial, by Mildred A. Wirt, AKA Ann Wirt              40041
 [Subtitle: Madge Sterling Series, #3]

Flowers Shown to the Children, by C. E. Smith                            40040
 [Illustrator: Janet Harvey Kelman]

A magyar nép muvészete (1. kötet), by Dezso Malonyay                     40039
 [Subtitle: A kalotaszegi magyar nép muvészete]
 [Language: Hungarian]

The Lone Ranger Rides, by Fran Striker                                   40038
 [Illustrator: W. A. Smith]

Fort Duquesne and Fort Pitt, by Various                                  40037
 [Subtitle: Early Names of Pittsburgh Streets Sixth Edition]

Tramping with Tramps, by Josiah Flynt                                    40036
 [Subtitle: Studies and Sketches of Vagabond Life]

Book of Monsters, by David Fairchild and                                 40035
 Marian Hubbard (Bell) Fairchild

The Princess Dehra, by John Reed Scott                                   40034

The Missing Formula, by Mildred A. Wirt, AKA Ann Wirt                    40033
 [Subtitle: Madge Sterling Series, #1]

Mexico, by Susan Hale                                                    40032

Nooks and Corners of English Life, Past and Present, by John Timbs       40031

The Theory of Heat Radiation, by Max Planck                              40030
 [Translator: Morton Masius]

Gunpowder Plot and Lord Mounteagle's Letter, by Henry Hawkes Spink Jr    40029
 [Subtitle: Being a Proof, with Moral Certitude,
  of the Authorship of the Document: Together with
  Some Account of the Whole Thirteen Gunpowder
  Conspirators, Including Guy Fawkes]

Royal English Bookbindings, by Cyril Davenport                           40028

The Scarecrow and Other Stories, by G. Ranger Wormser                    40027

Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 64, No. 398,                      40026
 December 1848, by Various

Oeuvres, Tome V, by Volney                                               40025
 [Subtitle: Recherches nouvelles sur l'histoire ancienne]
 [Language: French]

Rebecca's Promise, by Frances R. Sterrett                                40024
 [Illustrator: E. C. Caswell]

Monograms & Ciphers, by Albert Angus Turbayne                            40023
 [Illustrator: Other Members of Carlton Studio]

The History of Chivalry, Volume II (of 2), by Charles Mills              40022
 [Subtitle: Or, Knighthood and Its Times]

The History of Chivalry, Volume I (of 2), by Charles Mills               40021
 [Subtitle: Or, Knighthood and Its Times]

The Thames, by G. E. Mitton                                              40020
 [Illustrator: E. W. Haslehust]

The Barren Ground of Northern Canada, by Warburton Mayer Pike            40019

Bass, Pike, Perch, and Others, by James Alexander Henshall               40018

The Stampeder, by S. A. White                                            40017

The Last Rose of Summer, by Rupert Hughes                                40016

A Boy Scout's Courage, by Edward Griggs                                  40015

John Burnet of Barns, by John Buchan                                     40014
 [Subtitle: A Romance]

The Master of Warlock, by George Cary Eggleston                          40013
 [Subtitle: A Virginia War Story]
 [Illustrator: C. D. Williams]

Ein Buch, das gern ein Volksbuch werden möchte,                          40012
 by Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
 [Language: German]

L'Illustration, No. 0044, 30 Décembre 1843, by Various                   40011
 [Language: French]

Summer Cruising in the South Seas, by Charles Warren Stoddard            40010

Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 5, by Various   40009
 [Subtitle: "Indole" to "Insanity"]

The Autobiography of a Cornish Smuggler, by Harry Carter                 40008

Säkeniä, by August Ahlqvist                                              40007
 [Subtitle: Kokous runoelmia]
 [Language: Finnish]

Margaret Capel, vol. 1 of 3, by Ellen Wallace                            40006
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

North American Recent Soft-shelled Turtles                               40005
 [Family Trionychidae), by Robert G. Webb

The Legend of Ulenspiegel, Vol. II (of 2), by Charles de Coster          40004
 [Subtitle: And Lamme Goedzak, and their Adventures Heroical,
  Joyous and Glorious in the Land of Flanders and Elsewhere]
 [Translators: F. M. Atkinson and John Hero Lepper]

Australian Heroes and Adventurers, by William Pyke                       40003

The Die Varieties of the Nesbitt Series of United States                 40002
 Envelopes, by Victor M. Berthold

An English Girl's First Impressions of Burmah, by Beth Ellis             40001

Extinct Birds, by Walter Rothschild                                      40000
 [Subtitle: An attempt to unite in one volume a short account
  of those Birds which have become extinct in historical times.]

The Great Acceptance, by Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull and Guy Thorne  39999
 [Subtitle: The Life Story of F. N. Charrington]

Science of Animal Locomotion (Zoopraxography), by Eadweard Muybridge     39998
 [Subtitle: An Electro-Photographic Investigation
  of Consecutive Phases of Animal Movements]

Library Notes, by A. P. Russell                                          39997

The History of Painting in Italy, Vol. V (of 6), by Luigi Antonio Lanzi  39996
 [Subtitle: from the Period of the Revival of the Fine
  Arts to the End of the Eighteenth Century]
 [Translator: Thomas Roscoe]

For the Soul of Rafael, by Marah Ellis Ryan                              39995

Mountain, by Clement Wood                                                39994
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

Gardening for Little Girls, by Olive Hyde Foster                         39993

Poesias, by António Augusto Soares de Passos                             39992
 [Language: Portuguese]

The Hosts of the Lord, by Flora Annie Steel                              39991

Años de juventud del doctor Angélico by Armando Palacio Valdés           39990
 [Language: Spanish]

The Churches of Paris, by S. Sophia Beale                                39989

Storia comparata degli usi nuziali in Italia e presso gli                39988
 altri popoli indo-europei, by Angelo De Gubernatis
 [Subtitle: Seconda edizione riveduta e ampliata dall'autore]
 [Language: Italian]

The Flower of Forgiveness, by Flora Annie Steel                          39987

The Way of Initiation, by Rudolf Steiner                                 39986
 [Subtitle: or, How to Attain Knowledge of the Higher Worlds]
 [Translator: Max Gysi]

The Potter's Thumb, by Flora Annie Steel                                 39985

Lord Loveland Discovers America, by C. N. Williamson                     39984
 and A. M. Williamson
 [Illustrator: George Brehm]

The Weird of the Wentworths, Vol. 2, by Johannes Scotus                  39983
 [Subtitle: A Tale of George IV's Time]

The Weird of the Wentworths, Vol. 1, by Johannes Scotus                  39982
 [Subtitle: A Tale of George IV's Time]

Not Ready                                                                39981

Farmer George, Volume 1, by Lewis Melville                               39980

Audubon and his Journals, Vol. 2, by Maria R. Audubon                    39979

The Royal Mail, by James Wilson Hyde                                     39978
 [Subtitle: Its Curiosities and Romance]

Illustrations of Universal Progress, by Herbert Spencer                  39977
 [Subtitle: A Series of Discussions]

Jacques le fataliste et son maître, by Denis Diderot                     39976
 [Language: French]

Audubon and his Journals, Volume I (of 2), by Maria R. Audubon           39975

Handbook of Alabama Archaeology, by James W. Cambron and David C. Hulse  39974
 [Subtitle: Part I, Point Types]

How to Produce Amateur Plays, by Barrett H. Clark                        39973
 [Subtitle: A Practical Manual]

Palmetto-Leaves, by Harriet Beecher Stowe                                39972

Bonaparte in Egypt and the Egyptians of To-day, by Haji A. Browne        39971

The Hill of Venus, by Nathan Gallizier                                   39970
 [Illustrators: E. H. Garrett and P. Verburg]

A Civic Biology, by George William Hunter                                39969
 [Subtitle: Presented in Problems]

Lancashire Humour, by Thomas Newbigging                                  39968
 [Illustrator: J. Ayton Symington]

Sources of the Synoptic Gospels, by Carl S. Patton                       39967

Curiosities of Christian History, by Croake James                        39966
 [Subtitle: Prior to the Reformation]

American Big-Game Hunting, by Various                                    39965
 [Subtitle: The Book of the Boone and Crockett Club]
 [Editors: Theodore Roosevelt and George Bird Grinnell]

The Positive Outcome of Philosophy, by Joseph Dietzgen                   39964
 [Subtitle: The Nature of Human Brain Work. Letters on Logic.]
 [Translator: Ernst Unterman]

The Constitution of the Athenians, by Aristotle                          39963
 [Language: Greek]

Not Ready                                                                39962

Not Ready                                                                39961

Not Ready                                                                39960

The Three Perils of Man, Vol. 3 (of 3), by James Hogg                    39959
 [Subtitle: or, War, Women, and Witchcraft]

Life History and Ecology of the Five-lined Skink, Eumeces                39958
 Fasciatus, by Henry S. Fitch

Prairie Gold, by Various                                                 39957
 [Editors: Johnson Brigham, Lewis Worthington Smith
  and Helen Cowles LeCron]

Expositor's Bible: Ezra, Nehemiah, and Esther, by Walter Adeney          39956

The Dawn of Day, by Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche                          39955
 [Translator: John McFarland Kennedy]

With Americans of Past and Present Days, by J. J. Jusserand              39954

Diane de Poitiers, by Jean-Baptiste Capefigue                            39953
 [Language: French]

The Iowa, by William Harvey Miner                                        39952

Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 107 July 7, 1894, by Various        39951

People of Destiny, by Philip Gibbs                                       39950
 [Subtitle: Americans as I saw them at Home and Abroad]

The Place of Science in Modern Civilisation and Other Essays,            39949
 by Thorstein Veblen

Historia de Venezuela, t. 2, by Pedro de Aguado                          39948
 [Language: Spanish]

Historia de Venezuela, t. I, by Pedro de Aguado                          39947
 [Language: Spanish]

Trees. A Woodland Notebook, by Herbert Maxwell                           39946
 [Subtitle: Containing Observations on Certain British and Exotic Trees]

Peeps at People, by John Kendrick Bangs                                  39945
 [Subtitle: Being Certain Papers from the Writings
  of Anne Warrington Witherup]
 [Illustrator: Edward Penfield]

Caper-Sauce, by Fanny Fern                                               39944
 [Subtitle: A Volume of Chit-Chat about Men, Women, and Things]

Delacroix by, Paul G. Konody                                             39943

Botticelli, by Henry Bryan Binns                                         39942

Expositor's Bible: The Song of Solomon, by Walter Adeney                 39941
 [Subtitle: and the Lamentations of Jeremiah]

Ashton Kirk, Secret Agent, by John T. McIntyre                           39940
 [Illustrator: Ralph L. Boyer]

Kuningas Henrik Viides, by William Shakespeare                           39939
 [Language: Finnish]

Drei Abhandlungen zur Sexualtheorie, by Sigmund Freud                    39938
 [Language: German]

The Long Dim Trail, by Forrestine C. Hooker                              39937

Meg's Friend, by Alice Abigail Corkran                                   39936
 [Subtitle: A Story for Girls]
 [Illustrator: Robert Fowler]

Twelve Good Musicians, by Frederick Bridge                               39935
 [Subtitle: From John Bull to Henry Purcell]

Traditions, Superstitions and Folk-lore, by Charles Hardwick             39934
 [Subtitle: (Chiefly Lancashire and the North of England:)
  Their affinity to others in widely-distributed localities;
  Their Eastern Origin and Mythical Significance]

The Amazing Inheritance, by Frances R. Sterrett                          39933

The Lure of Old London, by Sophie Cole                                   39932

Népdalok és mondák (1. kötet), by János Erdélyi)                         39931
 [Language: Hungarian]

El proletario en España y el Negro en Cuba, by Ramón J. Espinosa         39930
 [Language: Spanish]

A Dialogue upon the Gardens, by William Gilpin                           39929
 [Subtitle: of the Right Honorouble the Lord
  Viscount Cobham at Stow in Buckinghamshire]

Man's Place in the Universe, by Alfred R. Wallace                        39928
 [Subtitle: A Study of the Results of Scientific
  Research in Relation to the Unity or Plurality
  of Worlds, 3rd Edition]

Daniel Boone, by Reuben Gold Thwaites                                    39927 

"Puffing Billy" and the Prize "Rocket", by Helen Cross Knight            39926
 [Subtitle: or the story of the Stephensons and our Railways]

A Short History of English Music, by Ernest Ford                         39925

Down the River to the Sea, by Agnes Maule Machar                         39924

The Lucky Seventh, by Ralph Henry Barbour                                39923
 [Illustrator: Norman P. Rockwell]

Juggernaut, by George Cary Eggleston and Dolores Marboug                 39922
 [Subtitle: A Veiled Record]

Les vrais mystères de Paris, by Eugène François Vidoc                    39921
 [Language: French]

Yarmouth Notes, by Frederick Danby Palmer                                39920
 [Subtitle: 1830-1872. Collected from the File of the Norwich Mercury]

Petersburg, by Andrey Bely                                               39919
 [Language: German]

Crusoe's Island: A Ramble in the Footsteps of Alexander                  39918
 Selkirk, by John Ross Browne
 [Subtitle: With Sketches of Adventure in California and Washoe]

Narrative of an Expedition to the Shores of the Arctic Sea in            39917
1846 and 1847, by John Rae

The Ranger Boys Outwit the Timber Thieves, by Claude A. Labelle          39916

Gouverneur Morris, by Theodore Roosevelt                                 39915

Reports on the Maya Indians of Yucatan, by Santiago Mendez,              39914
 Antonio García y Cubas, Pedro Sanchez de Aguilar
 and Francisco Hernandez
 [Subtitle: vol. IX No. 3]

Expositor's Bible: The Book of Ecclesiastes, by Samuel Cox               39913

Tom Willoughby's Scouts, by Herbert Strang                               39912
 [Subtitle: A Story of the War in German East Africa]
 [Illustrator: Wal Paget]

The Army Mule and Other War Sketches, by Henry A. Castle                 39911
 [Illustrator: J. W. Vawter]

Omphalos, by Philip Henry Gosse                                          39910
 [Subtitle: An Attempt to Untie the Geological Knot]

The Poems of Philip Freneau, Volume III (of III), by Philip Freneau      39909

Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 6, by Various   39908
 [Subtitle: "Inscriptions" to "Ireland, William Henry"]

Wilderness of Spring, by Edgar Pangborn                                  39907

'Farewell, Nikola', by Guy Boothby                                       39906
 [Illustrator: Harold Piffard]

Upsidonia, by Archibald Marshall                                         39905

The Life of Crustacea, by William Thomas Calman                          39904

Star of Mercia, by Blanche Devereux                                      39903
 [Subtitle: Historical Tales of Wales and the Marches]

La moglie ideale, by Marco Praga                                         39902
 [Language: Italian]

L'Illustration, No. 0043, 23 Décembre 1843, by Various                   39901
 [Language: French]

The Slipper Point Mystery, by Augusta Huiell Seaman                      39900
 [Illustrator: C. M. Relyea]

Star, by Forrestine C. Hooker                                            39899
 [Subtitle: The Story of an Indian Pony]
 [Illustrator: Charles Livingston Bull]

Western Scenes and Reminiscences, by Henry Rowe Schoolcraft              39898
 [Subtitle: Together with Thrilling Legends and
  Traditions of the Red Men of the Forest]

Discoveries among the Ruins of Nineveh and Babylon, by Austen H. Layard  39897

The Girl Next Door, by Augusta Huiell Seaman                             39896
 [Illustrator: C. M. Relyea]

The Church of St. Bunco, by Gordon Clark                                 39895
 [Subtitle: A Drastic Treatment of a Copyrighted Religion]

Roman Sepulchral Inscriptions, by John  Kenrick                          39894
 [Subtitle: Their Relation to Arch?ology, Language, and Religion]

Defenseless America, by Hudson Maxim                                     39893

Scottish Loch Scenery, by Thomas A. Croal                                39892
 [Illustrator: A. F. Lydon]

Jewel Mysteries, by Max Pemberton                                        39891
 [Subtitle: From a Dealer's Note Book]

The Life and Writings of Henry Fuseli, Vol. II (of 3), by Henry Fuseli   39890

Manuel pratique de Jardinage, by unknown Courtois-Gérard                 39889
 [Subtitle: contenant la manière de cultiver soi-même un
  jardin ou d'en diriger la culture]
 [Language: French]

Thirty Days in Lithuania in 1919, by Peter P. Saurusaitis                39888

The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia, by Frank Evers Beddard  39887

Modern Painting, Its Tendency and Meaning, by Willard Huntington Wright  39886

Cours Familier de Littérature (Volume 12), by Alphonse de Lamartine      39885
 [Subtitle: Un entretien par mois]
 [Language: French]

L'Instruction Théorique du Soldat par lui-même (1914), by Félix Chapuis  39884
 [Language: French]

Alsace-Lorraine, by Daniel Blumenthal                                    39883
 [Subtitle: A Study of the Relations of the Two Provinces to France
  and to Germany and a Presentation of the Just Claims of their People]

The Beginners of a Nation, by Edward Eggleston                           39882

War's Brighter Side, by Julian Ralph                                     39881
 [Subtitle: The Story of The Friend Newspaper Edited by the
  Correspondents with Lord Roberts's Forces, March-April, 1900]

Tableau historique et pittoresque de Paris depuis les Gaulois            39880
 jusqu'à nos jours (Volume 1/8), by Jacques-Maximilien
 Benjamin Bins de Saint-Victor
 [Language: French]

Miser Farebrother (vol 3 of 3), by Benjamin Leopold Farjeon              39879
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

Miser Farebrother (vol 2 of 3), by Benjamin Leopold Farjeon              39878
 [Subtitle: A Novel]

Histoire de France 1661-1690 (Volume 15/19), by Jules Michelet           39877
 [Language: French]

Histoire de France 1598-1628 (Volume 13/19), by Jules Michelet           39876
 [Language: French]

Highways and Byways in London, by E. T. Cook                             39875
 [Illustrators: Hugh Thomson and F. L. Griggs]

An Open Letter to the Right Honorable David Lloyd George, by Lajpat Rai  39874
 [Subtitle: Prime Minister of Great Britain]

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October 2011: Loss of our Founder

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Michael Hart 1947-2011

Two days ago, on the 6th September 2011, Michael Hart, founder of Project Gutenberg, was found dead in his home in Urbana, Illinois, aged just 64.

Michael invented the eBook (electronic book) in 1971 when he typed the U.S. Declaration of Independence into the Xerox Sigma V mainframe at the University of Illinois in celebration of the American Bicentennial. Just six out of the then 100 users on the network downloaded the file, but it was from these humble beginnings that Michael founded Project Gutenberg, which is now recognized as one of the earliest and longest-lasting online literary projects. Continue reading Michael Hart 1947-2011

eBooks: 2011 – The ebook in ten points

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August 1998

“We consider etext to be a new medium, with no real relationship to paper, other than presenting the same material, but I don’t see how paper can possibly compete once people each find their own comfortable way to etexts, especially in schools.” (Michael Hart, founder of Project Gutenberg in 1971)

September 1998

“I’ve gotten very interested in the great potential the net has had for making literature available to a wide audience. (…) I am very excited about the potential of the internet as a mass communication medium in the coming years. I’d also like to stay involved, one way or another, in making books available to a wide audience for free via the net, whether I make this explicitly part of my professional career, or whether I just do it as a spare-time volunteer.” (John Mark Ockerbloom, founder of The Online Books Page in 1993) Continue reading eBooks: 2011 – The ebook in ten points

40 Years of Project Gutenberg: A Mini Guide

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