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By: William Senior (1839?-1920)

Book cover Lines in Pleasant Places Being the Aftermath of an Old Angler

By: Joseph Harris (1828-1892)

Book cover Talks on Manures A Series of Familiar and Practical Talks Between the Author and the Deacon, the Doctor, and other Neighbors, on the Whole Subject

By: William Senior (1839?-1920)

Book cover Scotch Loch-Fishing

By: Evans, A. J. (1889-1960)

The Escaping Club by Evans, A. J. The Escaping Club

Described by some as one of the greatest escape books published. The Escaping Club recounts Evans' escape to Switzerland from a supposedly "escape-proof" German prison camp during World War I. After repatriation and rejoining the war, Evans again finds himself captured, this time first by Arabs and then by Turks. He again manages to escape. A detailed look at the trials faced by Allied POWs during World War I.

By: Bradley A. (Bradley Allen) Fiske (1854-1942)

Book cover The Navy as a Fighting Machine

By: C. W. Wolf (-1866)

Book cover Apis Mellifica

Wolf's essay considers the homeopathic medicine Apis Mellifica, or the poison of the honey bee, as a therapeutic agent based on his experience as a practicing physician.

By: P. A. (Patrick Arkley) Wright Henderson (1841-1922)

Book cover The Life and Times of John Wilkins Warden of Wadham college, Oxford; master of Trinity college, Cambridge; and Bishop of Chester

By: Solon Robinson (1803-1880)

Book cover Guano A Treatise of Practical Information for Farmers

By: Karl Rosenkranz (1805-1879)

Book cover Pedagogics as a System

By: Joseph Priestley (1733-1804)

Book cover Experiments and Observations on Different Kinds of Air

Joseph Priestley, FRS (13 March 1733 (O.S.) – 6 February 1804) was an 18th-century English theologian, Dissenting clergyman, natural philosopher, chemist, educator, and political theorist who published over 150 works. In “Experiments and Observations on Different Kinds of Air,” he reviews experiments with gases. A common theme in this work is measuring the volumes of gases held in glass tubes, and their increase or decrease when exposed to other substances. He also tests the effects of gases on mice, plants and insects...

By: W. H. R. (William Henry Ricketts) Curtler (1862-1925)

Book cover A Short History of English Agriculture

By: Edward J. (Edward John) Russell (1872-1965)

Book cover Lessons on Soil

By: Q. K. Philander Doesticks (1832-1875)

The Witches of New York by Q. K. Philander Doesticks The Witches of New York

A humorous account of visits to various fortune tellers, card readers, seers, and other "witches" of New York. Written by Q.K. Philander Doesticks (a.k.a.Mortimer Thomson).

By: Charles Edward Walker (-1953)

Book cover Amateur Fish Culture

By: Charles A. (Charles Alexander) McMurry (1857-1929)

Book cover The Elements of General Method Based on the Principles of Herbart

By: Edward Hayes (fl. 1580.)

Book cover Sir Humphrey Gilbert's Voyage to Newfoundland

By: Francis Ellingwood Abbot (1836-1903)

Book cover A Public Appeal for Redress to the Corporation and Overseers of Harvard University Professor Royce's Libel

By: W. Coape Oates

Book cover Wild Ducks How to Rear and Shoot Them

By: Reuben Gold Thwaites (1853-1913)

Afloat on the Ohio by Reuben Gold Thwaites Afloat on the Ohio

Afloat on the Ohio, An Historical Pilgrimage, of a Thousand Miles in a Skiff, From Redstone to Cairo.There were four of us pilgrims—my Wife, our Boy of ten and a half years, the Doctor, and I. My object in going—the others went for the outing—was to gather "local color" for work in Western history. The Ohio River was an important factor in the development of the West. I wished to know the great waterway intimately in its various phases,—to see with my own eyes what the borderers saw; in imagination, to redress the pioneer stage, and repeople it. ( From the Preface )

By: Benjamin N. (Benjamin Nathan) Cardozo (1870-1938)

Book cover The Altruist in Politics

By: C. S. Ward

Book cover Hints on Driving

By: B. W. Jones

Book cover The Peanut Plant Its Cultivation And Uses

By: J. C. Meem

Book cover Pressure, Resistance, and Stability of Earth American Society of Civil Engineers: Transactions, Paper No. 1174, Volume LXX, December 1910

By: Thomas Watkins

Book cover The art of promoting the growth of the cucumber and melon in a series of directions for the best means to be adopted in bringing them to a complete state of perfection

By: Alexander Sutherland Neill (1883-1973)

Book cover A Dominie in Doubt

By: L. (Lizzy) Lind-af-Hageby (1878-1963)

Book cover Mountain Meditations and some subjects of the day and the war

By: John H. (John Henry) Worst (1850-1945)

Book cover The Stewardship of the Soil Baccalaureate Address
Book cover A Broader Mission for Liberal Education Baccalaureate Address, Delivered in Agricultural College Chapel, Sunday June 9, 1901

By: Christopher Wilson (1874-1919)

Shakespeare and Music by Christopher Wilson Shakespeare and Music

Shakespeare's plays are full of music: love songs, comic ditties, serious ballads, and songs for witches and spirits. Over the centuries musicians and composers have also created musical adaptations based on Shakespeare's plays. Composer Christopher Wilson's Shakespeare and Music (1922) documents the musical history of each play across various genres, including opera and incidental music.

By: Hugh M. (Hugh McCormick) Smith (1865-1941)

Book cover The Salmon Fishery of Penobscot Bay and River in 1895-96

By: Punahou School

Book cover The Oahu College at the Sandwich Islands

By: M. C. (Maurice Chase) Burritt (1883-)

Book cover Apple Growing

By: United States. Patent Office

Book cover The Classification of Patents

By: A. A. (Arthur Alger) Crozier (1856-1899)

Book cover The Cauliflower

By: Don C. (Don Carlos) Seitz (1862-1935)

Book cover The Tryal of William Penn and William Mead for Causing a Tumult at the Sessions Held at the Old Bailey in London the 1st, 3d, 4th, and 5th of September 1670

By: George S. (George Sewall) Boutwell (1818-1905)

Book cover Thoughts on Educational Topics and Institutions

By: William McCombie (1805-1880)

Book cover Cattle and Cattle-breeders

By: Gordon Lamont

Book cover Opportunities in Aviation

By: Australia. Queensland. Department of Ports and Harbours

Book cover Report on the Department of Ports and Harbours for the Year 1890-91

By: James Wharton

Book cover The Bounty of the Chesapeake Fishing in Colonial Virginia

By: Stephen H. (Stephen Haskins) Carpenter (1831-1878)

Book cover The Philosophy of Evolution Together With a Preliminary Essay on The Metaphysical Basis of Science

By: European Union

Book cover The Treaty of the European Union, Maastricht Treaty, 7th February, 1992

By: Walter Kellogg Towers

Book cover Masters of Space Morse, Thompson, Bell, Marconi, Carty

By: Abner Cheney Goodell (1831-1914)

Book cover The Trial and Execution, for Petit Treason, of Mark and Phillis, Slaves of Capt. John Codman

By: Robert Walsh (1784-1859)

Book cover The American Quarterly Review, No. 17, March 1831

By: C. C. James (1863-1916)

History of Farming in Ontario by C. C. James History of Farming in Ontario

This paper takes the reader through the early settlement from 1783 to the modern period of 1888-1912. We see how farming and farm industries developed and how the population was distributed during these times. We see the trends of settlers moving into the Urban centers instead of rural and how the farm industries (making cheese, butter, wool, etc) move off the farm to the city factories. Excerpt: “The farmer’s wife in those days was perhaps the most expert master of trades ever known. She could spin and weave, make a carpet or a rug, dye yarns and clothes, and make a straw hat or a birch broom...

By: Alice Freeman Palmer (1855-1902)

Book cover Why Go to College? an address

By: Mildred Maddocks

Book cover The Consumer Viewpoint

By: United States Tariff Commission

Book cover Men's Sewed Straw Hats Report of the United Stated Tariff Commission to the President of the United States (1926)

By: N. A. (Napoléon-Antoine) Belcourt (1860-1932)

Book cover Bilingualism Address delivered before the Quebec Canadian Club, at Quebec, Tuesday, March 28th, 1916

By: Doane Robinson (1856-1946)

Book cover Sioux Indian Courts An address delivered by Doane Robinson before the South Dakota Bar Association, at Pierre, South Dakota, January 21, 1909

By: Albert H. Benson

Book cover Fruits of Queensland

By: Ira Mayhew (1814-1894)

Book cover Popular Education For the use of Parents and Teachers, and for Young Persons of Both Sexes

By: George Greenwood (1799-1875)

Book cover Hints on Horsemanship, to a Nephew and Niece or, Common Sense and Common Errors in Common Riding

By: Lorne W. (Lorne Webster) Barclay (1885-)

Book cover Educational Work of the Boy Scouts

By: Nathaniel Sands

Book cover The Philosophy of Teaching The Teacher, The Pupil, The School

By: R. R. (Rufus Rolla) Lutz (1873-)

Book cover Wage Earning and Education

By: Alexander Darroch (1863-1910)

Book cover The Children: Some Educational Problems

By: John F. (John Fairfield) Dryden (1839-1911)

Book cover The American Type of Isthmian Canal Speech by Hon. John Fairfield Dryden in the Senate of the United States, June 14, 1906

By: Samuel W. (Samuel William) Johnson (1830-1909)

Book cover Peat and its Uses as Fertilizer and Fuel

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