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

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

Notices

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 11-10-2013, 12:42 PM   #1
weatherwax
Guru
weatherwax ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.weatherwax ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.weatherwax ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.weatherwax ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.weatherwax ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.weatherwax ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.weatherwax ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.weatherwax ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.weatherwax ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.weatherwax ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.weatherwax ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
weatherwax's Avatar
 
Posts: 904
Karma: 5920577
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: South of Germany
Device: PRS650 (red), Kindle PW2, Galaxy Note 8
Goss, Charles Frederic: The Redemption of David Corson. V1. 10-Nov-2013

Charles Frederic Goss (June 14, 1852 - 1930) was an American clergyman and author. His 1900 novel The Redemption of David Corson was a best selling book of that year. He also edited and partly authored a series of volumes on the history of Cincinnati.

Quote:
Hidden away in this worn and care-encumbered world, scarred with its frequent traces of a primeval curse, are spots so quiet and beautiful as to make the fall of man seem incredible, and awaken in the breast of the weary traveler who comes suddenly upon them, a vague and dear delusion that he has stumbled into Paradise.

Such an Eden existed in the extreme western part of Ohio in the spring of eighteen hundred and forty-nine. It was a valley surrounded by wooded hills and threaded by a noisy brook which hastily made its way, as if upon some errand of immense importance, down to the big Miami not many miles distant. A road cut through a vast and solemn forest led into the valley, and entering as if by a corridor and through the open portal of a temple, the traveler saw a white farmhouse nestling beneath a mighty hackberry tree whose wide-reaching arms sheltered it from summer sun and winter wind. A deep, wide lawn of bluegrass lay in front, and a garden of flowers, fragrant and brilliant, on its southern side.
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.
weatherwax is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Romance Murray, David Christie: Bulldog and Butterfly. v1. 9 Nov 2013 crutledge Kindle Books 0 11-09-2013 08:44 AM
Humor Murray, David Christie: Aunt Rachel. v1. 9 Nov 2013 crutledge ePub Books 0 11-09-2013 07:35 AM
Other Fiction Goss, Charles Frederic: The Redemption of David Corson. IMP. v1. 26 Oct 07 Stanart IMP Books 0 10-26-2007 09:25 PM
Other Fiction Goss, Charles Frederic: The Redemption of David Corson. v1. 26 )ct 07 Stanart Kindle Books 0 10-26-2007 09:22 PM
Other Fiction Goss, Charles Frederic: The Redemption of David Corson. v1. 26 )ct 07 Stanart BBeB/LRF Books 0 10-26-2007 09:20 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:27 PM.


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