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CLASSICS CLUB — Adventure Books

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  • Book: Around The World In Eighty Days
    By Jules Verne
    ... In Which Phileas Fogg And Passepartout Accept Each Other, The One As Master, The Other As Man. Mr. Phileas Fogg lived, in 1872, at No. 7, Saville Row, Burlington Gardens, the house in which Sheridan died in 1814. He was one of the ...
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  • Book: Before Adam
    By Jack London
    ... Pictures! Pictures! Pictures! Often, before I learned, did I wonder whence came the multitudes of pictures that thronged my dreams; for they were pictures the like of which I had never seen in real wake-a-day life. They tormented my childhood, making of my dreams a procession of ...
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  • Book: Burning Daylight
    By Jack London
    ... It was a quiet night in the Shovel. At the bar, which ranged along one side of the large chinked-log room, leaned half a dozen men, two of whom were discussing the relative merits of spruce-tea and lime-juice as remedies for scurvy. They argued with an air of depression and ...
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  • Book: The Call Of The Wild
    By Jack London
    ... "Old longings nomadic leap, Chafing at custom's chain; Again from its brumal sleep; Wakens the ferine strain." Buck did not read the newspapers, or he would have known that trouble ...
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  • Book: Captains Courageous — A Story Of The Grand Banks
    By Rudyard Kipling
    ... The weather door of the smoking-room had been left open to the North Atlantic fog, as the big liner rolled and lifted, whistling to warn the fishing-fleet. "That Cheyne boy's the biggest nuisance aboard," said a man in a frieze ...
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  • Book: The Cruise Of The Snark
    By Jack London
    ... It began in the swimming pool at Glen Ellen. Between swims it was our wont to come out and lie in the sand and let our skins breathe the warm air and soak in the sunshine. Roscoe was a yachtsman. I had followed the sea a bit. It was inevitable that we should talk ...
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  • Book: The Jacket
    By Jack London
    ... All my life I have had an awareness of other times and places. I have been aware of other persons in me. -- Oh, and trust me, so have you, my reader that is to be. Read back into your childhood, and this sense of awareness I speak of will be remembered as an experience of ...
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  • Book: Kidnapped
    By Robert Louis Stevenson
    ... I will begin the story of my adventures with a certain morning early in the month of June, the year of grace 1751, when I took the key for the last time out of the door of my father's house. The sun began to shine upon the summit of the hills as I went down the road; and by the ...
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  • Book: Kim
    By Rudyard Kipling
    ... O ye who tread the Narrow Way By Tophet-flare to judgment Day, Be gentle when 'the heathen' pray To Buddha at Kamakura! --Buddha at Kamakura. He sat, in defiance of municipal orders, astride the gun Zam Zammah ...
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  • Book: The Land That Time Forgot
    By Edgar Rice Burroughs
    ... It must have been a little after three o'clock in the afternoon that it happened -- the afternoon of June 3rd, 1916. It seems incredible that all that I have passed through -- all those weird and terrifying experiences -- should have been encompassed within so short a span as three brief ...
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  • Book: The Lost Continent
    By Edgar Rice Burroughs
    ... Since earliest childhood I have been strangely fascinated by the mystery surrounding the history of the last days of twentieth century Europe. My interest is keenest, perhaps, not so much in relation to known facts as to speculation upon the unknowable of the two centuries that have rolled ...
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  • Book: The Lost World
    By Sir Arther Conan Doyle
    ... Mr. Hungerton, her father, really was the most tactless person upon earth, -- a fluffy, feathery, untidy cockatoo of a man, perfectly good-natured, but absolutely centered upon his own silly self. If anything could have driven me from Gladys, it would have been the thought of such ...
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  • Book: The Man In The Iron Mask
    By Alexandre Dumas
    ... Since Aramis's singular transformation into a confessor of the order, Baisemeaux was no longer the same man. Up to that period, the place which Aramis had held in the worthy governor's estimation was that of a prelate whom he respected and a friend to whom he owed a debt of gratitude; ...
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  • Book: The Mutiny Of The Elsinore
    By Jack London
    ... From the first the voyage was going wrong. Routed out of my hotel on a bitter March morning, I had crossed Baltimore and reached the pier- end precisely on time. At nine o'clock the tug was to have taken me down the bay and put me on board the Elsinore, and with growing irritation I sat ...
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  • Book: The Prince And The Pauper
    By Mark Twain ( Samuel Langhorne Clemens )
    ... In the ancient city of London, on a certain autumn day in the second quarter of the sixteenth century, a boy was born to a poor family of the name of Canty, who did not want him. On the same day another English child was born to a rich family of the name of Tudor, who did want him. ...
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  • Book: The Three Musketeers
    By Alexandre Dumas
    ... In which it is proved that, notwithstanding their names' ending in OS and IS, the heroes of the story which we are about to have the honor to relate to our readers have nothing mythological about them. A short time ago, while making researches in the Royal Library for ...
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  • Book: Treasure Island
    By Robert Louis Stevenson
    ... SQUIRE TRELAWNEY, Dr. Livesey, and the rest of these gentlemen having asked me to write down the whole particulars about Treasure Island, from the beginning to the end, keeping nothing back but the bearings of the island, and that only because there is still treasure not yet lifted, ...
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  • Book: White Fang
    By Jack London
    ... Dark spruce forest frowned on either side the frozen waterway. The trees had been stripped by a recent wind of their white covering of frost, and they seemed to lean towards each other, black and ominous, in the fading light. A vast silence reigned over the land. The land itself ...
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  • Book: The Young Forester
    By Zane Grey
    ... I loved outdoor life and hunting. Some way a grizzly bear would come in when I tried to explain forestry to my brother. "Hunting grizzlies!" he cried. "Why, Ken, father says you've been reading dime novels." ...
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