Cyfroteka.pl

klikaj i czytaj online

Cyfro
Czytomierz
00144 003736 18786900 na godz. na dobę w sumie

Soldiers Three - ebook/epub

Soldiers Three - ebook/epub
Soldiers Three - ebook/epub
Rudyard Kipling-20%
Ventigo Media
Soldiers Three is a series of fascinating stories by the great English writer and poet Joseph Rudyard Kipling. A collection of short stories written in 1888 provides a glimpse into the life of tommies, as the English soldiers called it, in Afghanistan. They fool around, complain and talk about their daily lives - against the backdrop of the war and sunset of colonial England.
Wszystkie kategorie Tylko dla dzieci i młodzieży Tylko pozostałe kategorie
Książki podobne do wybranej publikacji
Soldier Stories - ebook/epub
Soldier Stories - ebook/epub
Rudyard Kipling-20%
Ventigo Media

Three Soldiers is a collection of short stories by Rudyard Kipling. Three soldiers of this title - Leroid, Mulvani and Orteris, who also previously appeared in the collection 'Simple Tales from the Hills.' Books reveal the side of British Tommy in Afghanistan, rarely seen in the Twilight of the British Empire. The soldiers comment on their improvements, act fools, but right against the backdrop of the wars in the Middle East...

A Changed Man and Other Tales - ebook/epub
A Changed Man and Other Tales - ebook/epub
Thomas Hardy-20%
Ventigo Media

The stories that make up The Changed Man were written at different points in Hardys life, but this collection was not published until 1913. Hardy wrote really excellent short stories many of his stories had the scope and complexity of a full-length novel. This collection of twelve stories; Tales of soldiers, shepherds, milkmaids and dukes often contain some elements of the creepy or supernatural to some extent...

P.-C. Lee - ebook/epub
P.-C. Lee - ebook/epub
Edgar Wallace-20%
Ventigo Media

This unique thriller collection contains the 24 short vintage crime stories a complete series featuring Police Constable Lee of the London D Division, written by the great Edgar Wallace. P.-C. Lee is a typical Wallace character, full of wit and charm. A number of these were reprinted in Ideas in 1928-1929 and in other magazines. Nine of the P.-C. Lee stories were later included in the 1961 collection The Undisclosed Client and Other Stories...

Strictly Business. More Stories of the Four Million - ebook/epub
Strictly Business. More Stories of the Four Million - ebook/epub
O. Henry-20%
Ventigo Media

Written by famed author O. Henry (William Sydney Porter) in 1910, these are 25 more short stories of the Four Million, including the titled story Strictly Business, The Things the Play, The Call of the Tame, Psyche and the Pskyscraper and others. This collection of short stories brings together a motley cast of characters from all walks of life stage actors, blackmailers, soldiers, waitresses, and average citizens and adds in an array of unexpected...

Smithy - ebook/epub
Smithy - ebook/epub
Edgar Wallace-20%
Ventigo Media

A collection of 23 stories from every-day life in the British military, centered around the characters of Smithy and Nobby. Edgar Wallace, who is also famous for his own stories of colonial life the Sanders stories was principally a writer of crime and detective fiction. However, he was well aware that the irrepressible spirit of Kiplings famous rankers would live on, and he wrote his own tales of ordinary British soldiers...

The New Army in Training - ebook/epub
The New Army in Training - ebook/epub
Rudyard Kipling-20%
Ventigo Media

Rudyard Kipling wrote the story of the New Army or Kitcheners Army about the new battalions created for the Great War. Kipling wrote several stories about the war and describes the routine in which recruits, officers, and other ranks passed before they were sent to battle fronts. Fans of Kiplings writings will love this brief treatise on citizen soldiers in England.

Divers Vanities - ebook/epub
Divers Vanities - ebook/epub
Arthur Morrison-20%
Ventigo Media

Arthur Morrison, who was English novelist, short story writer and journalist, wrote pioneering realistic narratives about working-class life in Londons East End. He is also celebrated for his exciting mystery stories, featuring the detective Martin Hewitt, who served as a natural successor to Sherlock Holmes. This comprehensive book presents Morrisons collection of short stories. The collection includes: Chance of the Game...

Smithy and The Hun - ebook/epub
Smithy and The Hun - ebook/epub
Edgar Wallace-20%
Ventigo Media

This collection of stories from every-day life in the British military, centered around the characters of Smithy and Nobby. Edgar Wallace, who is also famous for his own stories of colonial life the Sanders stories was principally a writer of crime and detective fiction. He was one of the most popular and prolific authors of his era. However, he was well aware that the irrepressible spirit of Kiplings famous rankers would live on...

Crooks in the Sunshine - ebook/epub
Crooks in the Sunshine - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

This is another great collection of short stories by Edward Phillips Oppenheim, the prolific English novelist who was in his lifetime a major and successful writer of genre fiction including thrillers and spy novels, and who wrote over a 100 of them. He was the self-styled prince of storytellers., generally regarded as the earliest writer of spy fiction as we know it today, and invented the Rogue Male school of adventure thrillers...

Green Ginger - ebook/epub
Green Ginger - ebook/epub
Arthur Morrison-20%
Ventigo Media

Green Ginger is one of the humorous story from mixed collection of sixteen short stories by the author of the Martin Hewitt, Investigator series. Collects several mysteries, including a Cunning Murrell tale, also The Seller of Hate, a deal-with-the-Devil story, and The Chamber of Light, a humorous ghost story of psychic investigator driving the poor spectres to distraction. The stories are well written and definitely a product of their time and...

Recalled by the Double-Four - ebook/epub
Recalled by the Double-Four - ebook/epub
E. Phillips Oppenheim-20%
Ventigo Media

Another great spy novel from the british author E. Phillips Oppenheim who achieved worldwide fame with his thrilling novels and short stories concerning international espionage and intrigue. This one is a connected collection of short stories about the leader of a secret society pledged to protect England and their German adversary. This novel is an Oppenheim classic from 1919 about a high society villain: characteristic of Oppenheims typical works...

Smithy Abroad - ebook/epub
Smithy Abroad - ebook/epub
Edgar Wallace-20%
Ventigo Media

Further collection of 24 war-time short stories about Smithy, the soldier and his comrades Nobby and Spud in the British army before WWI. This is the second anthology in Wallaces Smithy series in which the famous character T. B. Smith makes his appearance. Also Smithys pal Nobby Clark has now emerged very much as the main character in these, usually humorous stories of pre world war one British army life...

Bettina’s Tales - audiobook
Bettina’s Tales - audiobook
Bettina Varese-20%
Matrix Digital Publishing

A collection of erotic short stories containing sex and erotica. Explicit adult fiction which includes: heterosexual sex, group sex, swinging, lesbian sex and bondage. The stories are presented to the reader by Bettina Varese and will be enjoyed by both men and women. Bettina's titles are written to tease, tantalise and explicitly show the reader how great sex can be. Her women are in charge, or come out on top in the end...

The Steward - ebook/epub
The Steward - ebook/epub
Edgar Wallace-20%
Ventigo Media

This early work by Edgar Wallace was originally published in 1932. Wallace was an extremely prolific writer who wrote over 175 novels, plus numerous plays, essays and journalistic articles. During the peak of his success during the 1920s, it was said that a quarter of all books read in England were written by him. In England, in the 1920s, Wallace was said to be the second biggest seller after the Bible...

Nobby - ebook/epub
Nobby - ebook/epub
Edgar Wallace-20%
Ventigo Media

Edgar Wallaces humorous tales of British Army life, centered around the characters of Smithy and Nobby. The stories, collected in 1905, are supposed to tell us about the every-day life of the soldiers and are supposed to be, in turns, funny, moving, or even sometimes tragic. This substantial collection of the Smithy stories finds our incorrigible hero and his scurrilous band of confederates malingering...

Collected Short Stories Vol. 2: Collected Short Stories. Volume 2 - ebook/epub
Collected Short Stories Vol. 2: Collected Short Stories. Volume 2 - ebook/epub
Arthur Conan Doyle-20%
KtoCzyta.pl

In this second volume of all the collected works that feature Sherlock Holmes and his friend Dr. John Watson, the reader gets reacquainted with the great detective and his friend through 33 short stories and 2 novels with the added bonus of two Doyle written parodies as well as two essays by the author. Volume 2 begins with „The Hound of the Baskervilles”, a haunting novel of murder on eerie Grimpen Moor...

The Lieutenant and Others - ebook/epub
The Lieutenant and Others - ebook/epub
H.C. McNeile-20%
Ventigo Media

The Lieutenant and Others a collection of stories written during the First World War. A novella written and published at the height of the war in 1916 by a soldier is approaching a real deal in its self-deprecating and ironic views on life in wartime. Here we can see a lot of dangerous moments that soldiers went through in the First World War. The book will not leave anyone indifferent.

The Swindler and Other Stories - ebook/epub
The Swindler and Other Stories - ebook/epub
Ethel M. Dell-20%
Ventigo Media

The Swindler and Other Stories is a collection of stories first published in 1923 by the hugely successful English writer of popular romances Ethel May Dell. The Swindler: As a young girl Cynthia holds a professional swindler in admiration, since he cleverly swindled her out of five hundred pounds. On a voyage she meets a private detective called West who is bent on capturing this swindler called Nat Verney...

Elegant Edward - ebook/epub
Elegant Edward - ebook/epub
Edgar Wallace-20%
Ventigo Media

This collection includes 7 mystery short stories, set in Victorian England. These stories depict adventures and misadventures of Elegant Edward, a charming London crook and his attempts to commit the perfect crime. The stories are pleasant and well written and definitely a product of their time and place. Edgar Wallace was a prolific author of crime, adventure and humorous stories, whose best known creations include The Four Just Men...

Indian Tales - ebook/epub
Indian Tales - ebook/epub
Rudyard Kipling-20%
Ventigo Media

Kiplings greatest strength was the author of short stories. And this thematic collection of stories about the British Raj is one of the best attempts to bring together some of his best works. This includes The Man Who Will Be King, The Phantom Rickshaw, and many other favorites. But, first of all, this is connected with several short stories of Kipling about three military men in the army, Mulvani...

The Blonde Lady. Being a Record of the Duel of Wits Between Arsne Lupin and the English Detective - ebook/epub
The Blonde Lady. Being a Record of the Duel of Wits Between Arsne Lupin and the English Detective - ebook/epub
Maurice Leblanc-20%
Ventigo Media

If you enjoy the Sherlock Holmes series, then Arsene Lupin will be another detective series for your library. Leblanc was a French novelist and short story writer known for creating the character Arsene Lupin, who is the French counterpart to the English Sherlock Holmes. In The Blonde Lady: Being a Record of the Duel of Wits between Arsene Lupin and the English Detective the great French gentleman thief and the formidable English unofficial consulting...

Again Sanders - ebook/epub
Again Sanders - ebook/epub
Edgar Wallace-20%
Ventigo Media

Again Sanders is a collection of twelve short stories written by Edgar Wallace. The situation appears calm in the colonial area of the Sanders. But dark clouds are gathering on the horizon and the Captain Hamilton and the inexperienced Lieutenant Bones need to pass some exciting adventure before you can enjoy life on the power again. The tales are all loosely connected and center on Lt. Augustus Bones Tibbetts...

The Governor of Chi-Foo - ebook/epub
The Governor of Chi-Foo - ebook/epub
Edgar Wallace-20%
Ventigo Media

Edgar Wallace was an English novelist, journalist and playwright, who was an enormously popular writer of detective, suspense stories, and practically invented the modern thriller. His popularity at the time was comparable to that of Charles Dickens one of Wallaces publishers claimed that a quarter of all books read in England were written by him. The Governor of Chi-Foo is a rare short story collection...

The Flying Fifty-five - ebook/epub
The Flying Fifty-five - ebook/epub
Edgar Wallace-20%
Ventigo Media

Edgar Wallace was an English novelist, journalist and playwright, who was an enormously popular writer of detective, suspense stories, and practically invented the modern thriller. His popularity at the time was comparable to that of Charles Dickens one of Wallaces publishers claimed that a quarter of all books read in England were written by him. The Flying Fifty-Five is a novel set in the horse racing community and follows the ups and downs of...

The Tidal Wave and Other Stories - ebook/epub
The Tidal Wave and Other Stories - ebook/epub
Ethel M. Dell-20%
Ventigo Media

If you enjoy the works of Ethel M. Dell then we highly recommend this publication for your book collection. Ethel Dell began to write stories while very young and many of them were published in popular magazines. Beneath her shy exterior, she had a passionate heart and most of her stories were stories of passion and love set in India and other British colonial possessions. The Tidal Wave and Other Stories collection includes the following short...

The Reporter - ebook/epub
The Reporter - ebook/epub
Edgar Wallace-20%
Ventigo Media

In 1919-1920 Edgar Wallace wrote a series of ten short stories featuring the investigative reporter York Symon for publication in the British monthly The Novel Magazine. In 1928 the series was reprinted in Pearsons Weekly. In the following year Edgar Wallace collected nine of the stories in a book entitled The Reporter. The Reporter is a detective story about a police reporter named Wise Symon and his tricks of the trade...

Bettina Strip and Tease - Erotic Stories Collection One - audiobook
Bettina Strip and Tease - Erotic Stories Collection One - audiobook
Bettina Varese-20%
Matrix Digital Publishing

A collection of erotic short stories containing sex and erotica. Explicit adult fiction which includes: heterosexual sex, group sex, swinging, lesbian sex and bondage. The stories are presented to the reader by Bettina Varese, and are enjoyed by both men and women. An hypnotic series of short stories for those of us that enjoy bad boys and very bad girls.

Bettina Strip and Tease - Erotic Stories Collection Two - audiobook
Bettina Strip and Tease - Erotic Stories Collection Two - audiobook
Bettina Varese-20%
Matrix Digital Publishing

A collection of erotic short stories containing sex and erotica. Explicit adult fiction which includes: heterosexual sex, group sex, swinging, lesbian sex and bondage. The stories are presented to the reader by Bettina Varese, and are enjoyed by both men and women. An hypnotic series of short stories for those of us that enjoy bad boys and very bad girls.

The People of the River - ebook/epub
The People of the River - ebook/epub
Edgar Wallace-20%
Ventigo Media

The setting is Nigeria a century ago, and British District Commissioner R.G. Sanders oversees the tribes. He discovers that Bosambo has been acting as chief without approval, but is so impressed with his skills Sanders allows him to remain in place, but Sanders heads to England to marry and unrest follows. The classic Commissioner Sanders stories about Africa by Edgar Wallace. This is the second collection in the series...

ClarencePrivate - ebook/epub
ClarencePrivate - ebook/epub
Edgar Wallace-20%
Ventigo Media

Edgar Wallace was an English writer. Born into poverty as an illegitimate London child, joining the army at 21, he was a war correspondent during the Second Boer War for Reuters and The Daily Mail. During the First World War Edgar Wallace wrote a number of morale-boosting tales about the skill and derring-do of the British military and intelligence services, mostly in the form of series published under such titles as Clarence-Private...

A Difficult Problem and Other Stories - ebook/epub
A Difficult Problem and Other Stories - ebook/epub
Anna Katharine Green-20%
Ventigo Media

Originally published between 1894 and 1900, A Difficult Problem is a collection of ten short works of mysterious fiction by Anna Katharine Green. These ten short stories include the mystery and crime stories as their basic theme. This whodunit collection brings to you some of Greens finest crime mysteries to keep you at your toes: The gray madam, The bronze hand, Midnight in Beauchamp Row, The staircase at the Hearts Delight and others...

Cabbages and Kings - ebook/epub
Cabbages and Kings - ebook/epub
O. Henry-20%
Ventigo Media

Cabbages and Kings is a 1904 novel made up of interlinked short stories, written by O. Henry and set in a fictitious country. A series of stories which each explore some individual aspect of life in a paralytically sleepy Central American town called the Republic of Anchuria while each advancing some aspect of the larger plot and relating back one to another in a complex structure which slowly explicates its own background even as it painstakingly...

The Hole in the Wall - ebook/epub
The Hole in the Wall - ebook/epub
Arthur Morrison-20%
Ventigo Media

Morrison, a novelist and short-story writer, is most often remembered for a series featuring the detective Martin Hewitt, but before that, he wrote several grim and violent books about life in the London slums. The Hole in the Wall is one of the most gripping adventure stories ever written. Stephen Kemp goes to live with his mysterious grandfather after his mothers death, and is gradually drawn into the seedy world which Captain Nat Kemp inhabits...