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Robert N Bader - Amphibians and Reptiles in Captivity
In recent years the number of people interested in keeping amphibians and reptiles in captivity has grown rapidly. All too often, these same people have little knowledge of the proper care needed for their captives,...
Edna St. Vincent Millay - Poems
This volume of poems was published in 1923, the year Edna St. Vincent Millay became the third woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for poetry. It was perhaps the lead poem in this volume, Renascence, published in 1918 in a...
and 11 more
Writing & Linguistics
Mary Elizabeth Brown - Dedications
Dedications is an anthology of the forms used from the earliest days of book-making to the present time. My purpose in the following anthology of dedications has been to make a representative, rather than an...
and 11 more
D. H. Lawrence - Tortoises
Tortoises is a collection of six poems by D.H. Lawrence inspired by his observation of tortoises going about their business, wild in the landscape of his home. They reveal something about tortoises, about the man...
and 2 more
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - Psalm Of Life
LibriVox volunteers bring you 22 recordings of A Psalm Of Life by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. This was the Fortnightly Poetry project for February 3, 2019. — This poem was first published in the October 1838...
and 21 more
Multi-version (Weekly and Fortnightly poetry)
Madison Cawein - Knight - Errant
LibriVox volunteers bring you 21 recordings of Knight — Errant by Madison Cawein. This was the Weekly Poetry project for February 3, 2019. — Cawein's poetry allied his love of nature with a devotion to earlier...
and 20 more
Edward Powys Mathers - Coloured Stars: versions of fifty Asiatic love poems
«There is an opportunity of knowing in brilliant English translations much of the poetry of China and Japan, of India and Persia; and Arabic poetry is accessible; but I believe this book to be the first general...
and 1 more
William Ruschenberger - Elements of Herpetology and Ichthyology
This succinct little textbook from 1844 presents an introduction to herpetology and ichthyology. The information, albeit not current, is still interesting and of use as a general overview of reptiles, amphibians, and...
and 5 more
Bernhard Eduard Fernow - Brief History of Forestry
An accessible, comprehensive summary of the science and art of forestry, from its ancient roots to its 20th century techniques (many of which are still used today). This book synthesizes forestry efforts and practices...
John Van Stan
and 10 more
Essays & Short Works
Mabel E. Wotton - Word Portraits of Famous Writers
Mabel Elizabeth Wotton, an author herself, moved in the literary circles of the late nineteenth century establishing many close friendships, She presents for us here, not literary criticism nor biographical sketches,...
and 22 more
Robert Hooke - Micrographia
Published in 1665, this is the first publication of the Royal Society and considered to be the first scientific best-seller. As opposed to the Latin of other publications of the time like Newton's 'Principia...
and 22 more
Asa Gray - Elements of Botany
The book is intended to ground beginners in Structural Botany and the principles of vegetable life, mainly as concerns Flowering or Phanerogamous plants, with which botanical instruction should always begin; also to...
J. M. Smallheer
and 7 more
Stolen Bacillus and other stories
H. G. Wells
Eight Keys to Eden
Songs of Innocence and Experience (version 2)
Russian Realities and Problems: Lectures delivered at Cambridge in August 1916
Short Story Collection Vol. 081
Around the World with the Children
Frank G. Carpenter
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