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DIAMOND SUTRA, THE – (TRANSLATED BY A.F.PRICE & WONG MOU-LAM)

    That is to say, he should practice charity without regard to appearances; without regard to sound, odor, touch,…

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Dutch Declaration of Independence, The – 1581

     Modern History Sourcebook: The Dutch Declaration of Independence, 1581 [Thatcher Introduction] Toward the end of the Middle Ages,…

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Leah Mordecai – Mrs. Belle Kendrick Abbott

    This book was a little like ‘Twilight’ in terms of having: bad writing, a heroine incapable of doing…

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Forests of Maine – Jacob S. Abbott

     Abbott was born at Hallowell, Maine to Jacob and Betsey Abbott. He graduated from Bowdoin College in 1820;…

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Margaret of Anjou – Jacob Abbott

    Abraham Lincoln raved that this series of historical biographies gave him “just that knowledge of past men and…

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Nero – Jacob Abbott

    Nero! The name is both a shame and a shudder. In his life we are presented with an…

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O. Henry Memorial Award Prize Stories of 1921 – O. Henry Memorial Award Prize Stories of 1921

    Eight years after O. Henry’s death, in April 1918, a committee decided to award prizes in his name…

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Rollo in Holland – Jacob Abbott

               

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Rollo in Paris – Jacob Abbott

     This book was digitized and reprinted from the collections of the University of California Libraries. It was produced…

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Rollo in Switzerland – Jacob Abbott

     Abbott was born at Hallowell, Maine to Jacob and Betsey Abbott. He graduated from Bowdoin College in 1820;…