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Antony and Cleopatra William Shakespeare

A magnificent drama of love and war, this riveting tragedy presents one of Shakespeare’s greatest female characters–the seductive, cunning Egyptian queen...view book »

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Casanova: Part 17 - Return To Italy Giacomo Casanova

Rich and profound, Casanova’s memoirs are a complete depiction of life. He recounts his expeditions in Italy and his meetings with the elite of the socie...view book »

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The Annihilist Lester Dent

The dread Annihilist was slaughtering the criminals of New York in wholesale lots. Hundreds of men were found mysteriously murdered, victims of the hideo...view book »

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The Trail Driver Zane Grey

Adam Brite – Texas Joe Shipman – Pan Handle Smith – together with the biggest herd of cattle ever to travel the Chisholm Trail, they were going all the w...view book »

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The Courts of the Morning John Buchan

South America is the setting for this adventure from the author of ‘The Thirty-nine Steps’. When Archie and Janet Roylance decide to travel to the Gran S...view book »

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The Honourable Jim Emma Orczy

Orczy tells of those three—the woman, and the two men—playmates, enemies, lovers in turn. It seemed well-nigh impossible to attempt the isolation of the ...view book »

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Snake Eyes

Tom Maddox

This story was originally published in Omni Magazine, April, 1986; and in Mirrorshades: The Cyberpunk Anthology,1986. Dark meat in the can–brown, oily, and flecked with mucus–gave off a repellent, fishy smell, and the taste of it rose in his throat, putrid and bitter, like something from a dead man’s stomach.

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