What's Bred in the Bone (Murder Mystery Novel)

What's Bred in the Bone (Murder Mystery Novel)

Author: Grant Allen

Publisher: e-artnow

ISBN: EAN:4064066394318

Category: Fiction

Page: 283

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On her mother's side, Elma Clifford, a heroine, comes from a long line of gypsies. She is a clairvoyance who does a wild dancing act with a dangerous feather boa. Following her adventures, while on the exile to the diamond mines of South Africa, we run into identical twins of mysterious parentage, a murderous judge, bad people with secrets from the past and many other perils that follow the snake charmer.
Early American Proverbs and Proverbial Phrases
Language: en
Pages: 555
Authors: Bartlett Jere Whiting
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1977 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

p.B. J. Whiting savors proverbial expressions and has devoted much of his lifetime to studying and collecting them; no one knows more about British and American proverbs than he. The present volume, based upon writings in British North America from the earliest settlements to approximately 1820, complements his and Archer
Robertson Davies
Language: en
Pages: 178
Authors: Camille René La Bossière
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: University of Ottawa Press

This collective assessment of the achievement of Robertson Davies addresses the basic problems in reading his artfulness, as a moralist committed to the practice of doubling, disguise, irony and paradox, of dwelling in "gaps" or spaces "in between" The essays present new insights on a broad range of topics in
Voices in the Glen: A Collection of Scots-Irish Short Stories
Language: en
Pages: 444
Authors: Gardiner M. Weir
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-06-09 - Publisher: America Star Books

These short stories are set primarily in the farmland of County Antrim in Northern Ireland during the author=s youth in the nineteen forties and fifties, but some feature Scots Irish in America and England during that same period. County Antrim has strong residual connections to Scotland that are reflected in
List of Novels and Tales in the English, French, German and Spanish Languages, March, 1894
Language: en
Pages: 148
Authors: Los Angeles Public Library
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1894 - Publisher:

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The Literary World
Language: en
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Authors: Los Angeles Public Library
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1891 - Publisher:

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