World of Books - Find your book here

The Brontës in Context

The Brontës in Context

Preview

25 T. Wemyss Reid, Charlotte Bronte: A Monograph (New York: Scribner, Armstrong, 86 Co., 1877). 26 T. Wemyss Reid, Memoirs of Sir Thomas Wemyss Reid, 1842—I885, ed. Stuart J. Reid (London: Cassell, 1905), pp. 234, 235. 27 Wemyss ...
Memoirs of Sir Wemyss Reid, 1842-1885

Memoirs of Sir Wemyss Reid, 1842-1885

Thomas Wemyss Reid

Thomas Wemyss Reid Stuart Johnson Reid. Mr. Bryce, Mr. J. A. Spender, and Mr. Herbert Paul. Literary criticism, economic questions, and other phases of public affairs, were handled by Sir Alfred Lyall, Mr. Birrell, Mr. Frederic Harrison, Mr.
Mafia

Mafia

Ed Reid

Ed Reid .1 THIRD PRINTING COPYRIGHT, 1952, BY ED REID ALL RIGHTS RESERVED UNDER INTERNATIONAL AND PAN-AMERICAN COPYRIGHT CONVENTIONS. PUBLISHED IN NEW YORK BY RANDOM HOUSE, INC., AND ...
Bill Reid: The Making of an Indian

Bill Reid: The Making of an Indian

Maria Tippett

By asking difficult questions about Reid’s life and work, and by analyzing the works of other Native artists since the beginning of the twentieth century, Tippet gives the reader the defining portrait of Bill Reid -- one of Canada’s ...
Big-time Football at Harvard, 1905: The Diary of Coach Bill Reid

Big-time Football at Harvard, 1905: The Diary of Coach Bill Reid

Bill Reid

With the intent of providing a how-to manual for future coaches, Reid set down day by day an account of his activities on and off the field.
Alan the Red Fox Reid: Pressman Par Excellence

Alan the Red Fox Reid: Pressman Par Excellence

Ross Fitzgerald

Demonstrating how Reid not only reported the news but shaped it due to his connections with Labor Prime Ministers Ben Chifley and John Curtin, this volume covers a number of momentous events in Reid’s career--including his early ...
Something Funny Happened at the Library: How to Create ...

Something Funny Happened at the Library: How to Create ...

Rob Reid

It got a laugh from the audience and encouraged me to keep this little trick in my repertoire. Another time, I was telling the story of The Toll-Bridge Troll by Patricia Rae Wolff. The troll started to sound just like Richard Nixon for no reason at all.
Boy Who Cried Wolf

Boy Who Cried Wolf

Rob M. Worley

Rob M. Worley. RobM.Worley R WillMeugniot SHORT TALES Fables Adapted by Rob M. Worley Illustrated by Front Cover.
Ants and the Grasshopper

Ants and the Grasshopper

Rob M. Worley

Rob M. Worley. RobM.Worley R MarkBloodworth SHORT TALES Fables Adapted by Rob M. Worley Illustrated by Front Cover.
The IT Skeptic Looks at CMDB

The IT Skeptic Looks at CMDB

Rob England

Rob England. Rob England Rob England. Front Cover.
Awakening From Broken Dreams

Awakening From Broken Dreams

Mariah Andrews

“You know, a part of me does feel bad about driving her away,” Rob says. “It's like , I wonder if ... asks Rob. “I'm fine. I just want my football back, it flew into your house.” “Here you go,” says Rob as he hands Craig back his football. “Thank you  ...
Two Witnesses at Gettysburg: The Personal Accounts of ...

Two Witnesses at Gettysburg: The Personal Accounts of ...

Whitelaw Reid

and other testimony from eyewitnesses – testimony that included accounts by Whitelaw Reid and Arthur James Lyon Fremantle. Reid wrote from a northern perspective and is little remembered; his newspaper article, which never mentions ...
Latina Legacies: Identity, Biography, and Community

Latina Legacies: Identity, Biography, and Community

Vicki L. Ruiz

VICTORIA REID AND THE POLITICS OF IDENTITY María Raquel Casas Madame looks like a rose from Castile. Hugo Reid Sometime in September 1836, the widow Victoria Bartolomea married Hugo Reid at the San Gabriel mission, located ...
The Bullet Meant for Me

The Bullet Meant for Me

Jan Reid

He meditates on male friendship as he tells the story of his close relationship with Chavez, whose career and personal travails Reid details with empathy and insight.
Others Unknown: The Oklahoma City Bombing Case and Conspiracy

Others Unknown: The Oklahoma City Bombing Case and Conspiracy

Stephen Jones

I told Rob what Boettcher had said and asked him to get on to Tulsa, first thing in the morning. Mr. Rob, it ... I had no idea. "Craig Bryant," he said. Like Rob, Craig Bryant had once worked for me. "Craig Bryant? Well, let's get him on the phone!
A Mountain of Many Treasures: Prose Pieces by John Howard Reid

A Mountain of Many Treasures: Prose Pieces by John Howard Reid

John Howard Reid

A mixed bag of prose pieces by "the charismatic John Howard Reid", this collection includes short stories, essays, a novelette, and even a First Prize-winning humorous piece and a one-act stage play.
Cass County

Cass County

Cass County Historical Society

From left to right are Mina Harris, Sarrie Reid, Bill Harris, T. B., Beryl Judy, Helen Reid, Mrs. Judy holding Edith Judy, and Lizzie Reid. Glenn Judy was the government farmer for the Shippewa Indians at Sugar Point. Ray Malmquist (left) and ...
Saturday matinee movies

Saturday matinee movies

John Howard Reid

This is the 14th volume in Reid's Film Index and deals with the movies shown across Australia on Saturdays.
Rio Grande

Rio Grande

Jan Reid

Reid has assembled writings by an astonishing array of leading authors--Larry McMurtry, Woody Guthrie, and more--to explore the politicization, culture, history, and ecology of the vital river.
Midnight Sun: A Novel

Midnight Sun: A Novel

Elwood Reid

Jack, the gritty narrator of this dark, gripping novel by Elwood Reid, is a journeyman carpenter in his late twenties whose travels have led him to Alaska.
Paris Sewers and Sewermen: Realities and Representations

Paris Sewers and Sewermen: Realities and Representations

Donald Reid

Reid (history, U. of NC Chapel Hill) emphasizes the human story of sewers--politics, sanitation, labor.
The raven steals the light

The raven steals the light

William Reid

The collection includes, says Reid, "a good selection of bestiality, adultery, violence, thievery and assault, for those who like that sort of thing."
The Potters of Orange: 100 Years of Pottery-making in ...

The Potters of Orange: 100 Years of Pottery-making in ...

Jim McFarland

Features the work of: E. L. STORK, EARL STORK, J. P. REID, HOMER BURNS, BELLE REID, J. R. COOPER, and JAY BENZEL
The Sixty Minute Marriage

The Sixty Minute Marriage

Rob Parsons

Rob Parsons presents an action plan to revolutionise every relationship.
It Came from 1957: A Critical Guide to the Year's Science ...

It Came from 1957: A Critical Guide to the Year's Science ...

Rob Craig

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS CATALOGUING-IN-PUBLICATION DATA Craig, Rob, 1954– It came from 1957 : a critical guide to the year's science fiction, fantasy and horror films / Rob Craig. pages cm Includes bibliographical references and ...
The Films of Larry Buchanan: A Critical Examination

The Films of Larry Buchanan: A Critical Examination

Rob Craig

Library of Congrhss CaTalogiing-in-PuhucaTion DaTa Craig, Rob, 1954- The films of Larry Buchanan: a critical examination / Rob Craig. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN-13: 978-0-7864-2982-0 softcover : 50 # ...
Charlotte BrontÔ: A Monograph

Charlotte BrontÔ: A Monograph

T. Wemyss Reid

T. Wemyss Reid. XII. POSTHUMOUS. HONOURS. There is a deeper truth in the maxim which bids us judge no man happy tillhis deaththanmostofusareapttoperceive. For sometimes the happiness ofalifeiscrownedby death itself; and that ...
Shark!: Killer Tales from the Dangerous Depths

Shark!: Killer Tales from the Dangerous Depths

H C Stuart Professor Emeritus Robert Reid

Killer Tales from the Dangerous Depths H C Stuart Professor Emeritus Robert Reid, Robert Reid. hysteria that followed. Local authorities and hotel owners installed wire netting enclosures in a bid to stem the flood of holidaymakers who were ...
Rob MacKillop: Scottish Lute, Cittern and 18th-century ...

Rob MacKillop: Scottish Lute, Cittern and 18th-century ...

Rob MacKillop

Contents include the performer's CV and several articles on the history of lutes and guitars in Scotland, with photographs.
Anyone for Love?

Anyone for Love?

John Howard Reid

An anthology of original verse (plus a few translations from the Spanish and Ancient Egyptian) by the prize-winning poet and photographer, John Howard Reid.