Register Guidelines E-Books Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Go Back   MobileRead Forums > E-Book Uploads - Patricia Clark Memorial Library > Kindle Books

Notices

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 03-15-2023, 05:29 AM   #1
GrannyGrump
Obsessively Dedicated...
GrannyGrump ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.GrannyGrump ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.GrannyGrump ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.GrannyGrump ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.GrannyGrump ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.GrannyGrump ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.GrannyGrump ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.GrannyGrump ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.GrannyGrump ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.GrannyGrump ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.GrannyGrump ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
GrannyGrump's Avatar
 
Posts: 3,182
Karma: 34963392
Join Date: May 2011
Location: JAPAN (US expatriate)
Device: Sony PRS-T2, ADE on PC
Various Authors: Deals with the Devil. v1. 15 Mar. 2023

Speaking of the devil — here he comes now!

Sixteen classic tales of skirmishes with the Satanic. Demons and devils and would-be wickeds attempt to work their fiendish wiles on mortals — sometimes with astonishing results.


By various authors.
My own compilation.

A list of the titles:
Spoiler:

The Devil and Tom Walker – 1824
by Washington Irving
(1783–1859)

St. John’s Eve – 1830
by Nikolai Gogol
(1809–1852)
transl. by Isabel Florence Hapgood
(1851–1928)

The Devil’s Wager – 1833
by William Makepeace Thackeray
(1811–1863)

Sir Dominick’s Bargain – 1872
by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
(1814–1873)

The Fortunes of Sir Robert Ardagh – 1838
by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
(1814–1873)

Lucifer – 1895
by Anatole France
(1844–1924)
Transl. by Alfred Richard Allinson
(1852–1929)

The Bargain of Rupert Orange – 1896
by Vincent O’Sullivan
(1872–1940)

The Mysterious Stranger – 1916
by “Mark Twain”
(Samuel Clemens)
(1835–1910)
Posthumously edited and completed by
Albert Bigelow Paine (1861–1937)
Frederick A. Duneka (1860–1919)

The Painter’s Bargain – 1838
by William MakepeaceThackeray
(1811–1863)

The Legend of Mont St. Michel – 1882
by Guy de Maupassant
(1850–1893)
Transl. by Albert M.C. McMaster
(?–?)

The Demon Pope – 1888
by Richard Garnett
(1835–1906)

Madam Lucifer – 1888
by Richard Garnett
(1835–1906)

The Shoemaker and the Devil – 1888
by Anton Chekhov
(1860–1904)
Transl. by Constance Garnett
(1861–1946)

The Bottle Imp – 1891
by Robert Louis Stevenson
(1850–1894)

Sold to Satan – 1904
by “Mark Twain”
(Samuel Clemens)
(1835–1910)

The Devil and Daniel Webster – 1936
by Stephen Vincent Benét
(1898–1943)


==========
Contents were originally published 1824 ~ 1936 This book is in the public domain where copyright is “Life+70” or less.
.
_____________
EDIT TO ADD: Uploaded new file to correct an embarrassing mis-spelling of an author's name (doubly embarrassing because I uploaded a whole raft of his writings many years ago!) Previous downloads: 5
This work is assumed to be in the Life+70 public domain OR the copyright holder has given specific permission for distribution. Copyright laws differ throughout the world, and it may still be under copyright in some countries. Before downloading, please check your country's copyright laws. If the book is under copyright in your country, do not download or redistribute this work.

To report a copyright violation you can contact us here.
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	Devil-Thumbnail.jpg
Views:	35
Size:	110.1 KB
ID:	200337  
Attached Files
File Type: azw3 Various--DealsWithTheDevil.azw3 (975.7 KB, 34 views)

Last edited by GrannyGrump; 03-16-2023 at 12:49 AM.
GrannyGrump is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-16-2023, 12:52 AM   #2
GrannyGrump
Obsessively Dedicated...
GrannyGrump ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.GrannyGrump ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.GrannyGrump ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.GrannyGrump ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.GrannyGrump ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.GrannyGrump ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.GrannyGrump ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.GrannyGrump ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.GrannyGrump ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.GrannyGrump ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.GrannyGrump ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
GrannyGrump's Avatar
 
Posts: 3,182
Karma: 34963392
Join Date: May 2011
Location: JAPAN (US expatriate)
Device: Sony PRS-T2, ADE on PC

Having spelled Samuel Clemens' name wrong in the ToC, I have uploaded book with corrected text.

This is doubly embarrassing because I uploaded a lot of Mark Twain books, and created several omnibus collections of his writings, and definitely should know better.

Last edited by GrannyGrump; 03-16-2023 at 12:54 AM.
GrannyGrump is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
devils and demons, fantasy, horror, supernatural fiction

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Horror Various Authors: Deals with the Devil. v1. 15 Mar. 2023 GrannyGrump ePub Books 2 03-16-2023 12:31 AM
Horror Various Authors: A Book of Ghosts — 39. v1. 09 Mar. 2023 GrannyGrump Kindle Books 0 03-09-2023 07:17 AM
Horror Various Authors: A Book of Ghosts — 39. v1. 09 Mar 2023 GrannyGrump ePub Books 0 03-09-2023 07:12 AM
Horror Various Authors: A Book of Ghosts — 38. v1. 05 Mar. 2023 GrannyGrump ePub Books 0 03-05-2023 08:43 AM
Horror Various Authors: A Book of Ghosts — 37. v1. 02 Mar. 2023 GrannyGrump ePub Books 0 03-02-2023 08:59 AM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:51 AM.


MobileRead.com is a privately owned, operated and funded community.