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The Planet Savers by Marion Zimmer Bradley

Historia No Verificada Darkover was experiencing a flare-up of trailmen's fever, a disease that would decimate the entire human population of Darkover, from the Comyn to the Terrans. The Medical Branch at Terran HQ had the start of a cure, but in order to finish it, they needed trailmen to come out of their mountain heights and donate blood. Only one man on Darkover s...
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The Man Who Would be King by Rudyard Kipling

Historia No Verificada The Man Who Would be King is a short story by Rudyard Kipling chronicling the adventures of two British men who become kings in Kafiristan (now a province of Afghanistan).
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The Man With the Gash

Historia No Verificada One afternoon in April he sat by his door,—for all the world like a predatory spider,—marvelling at the heat of the returning sun, and keeping an eye on the trail for prospective flies. The Yukon lay at his feet, a sea of ice, disappearing around two great bends to the north and south, and stretching an honest two miles from bank to bank. Over i...
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Rip Van Winkle by Washington Irving

Historia No Verificada "Rip Van Winkle" is a short story by American author Washington Irving published in 1819 as well as the name of the story's fictional protagonist. Written while Irving was living in Birmingham, England, it was part of a collection entitled The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent.. Although the story is set in New York's Catskill Mountains, Irvi...
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Industrial Revolution by Poul William Anderson

Historia No Verificada Ever think how deadly a thing it is if a machine has amnesia— or how easily it can be arranged....
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The Rapture of Hetty

Historia No Verificada Short romance story by Mary Hallock Foote.
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The little black doll

Historia No Verificada By Lucy Maud Montgomery
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The Rocking Horse Winner

Historia No Verificada "The Rocking-Horse Winner" is a short story by D. H. Lawrence. It was first published in July 1926, in Harper's Bazaar and subsequently appeared in the first volume of Lawrence's collected short stories. It was made into a full-length film directed by Anthony Pelissier and starring John Howard Davies, Valerie Hobson and John Mills; the film was ...
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The Lord of the Dynamos

Historia No Verificada "The Lord of the Dynamos" is a British short story by H.G. Wells. It was originally published in the Pall Mall Budget (6 September 1894), and then included in the collection The Stolen Bacillus and Other Incidents, published by Methuen & Co. in 1895, and subsequently in his Complete Short Stories. It deals with what Wells describes as "certain o...
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A Flight Into Texas

Historia No Verificada Short story "A Flight into Texas," by Arthur Cheney Train.
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The Race

Historia No Verificada By Stewart Edward White
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The Masque of the Red Death by Edgar Allan Poe

Historia No Verificada "The Masque of the Red Death", originally published as "The Mask of the Red Death: A Fantasy" (1842), is a short story by Edgar Allan Poe. The story follows Prince Prospero's attempts to avoid a dangerous plague known as the Red Death by hiding in his abbey. He, along with many other wealthy nobles, has a masquerade ball within seven rooms of hi...
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Lost Face by Jack London

Historia No Verificada Jack London's short fiction is often thought to be his greatest achievement. The short story "Lost Face" is about Polish fur trader that strikes a deal with the Nulato Indians who tortured and killed his companions.
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The Cats of Ulthar by Howard Phillips Lovecraft

Historia No Verificada "The Cats of Ulthar" is a short story written by H.P. Lovecraft in June 1920. In the tale, an unnamed narrator relates the story of how a law forbidding the killing of cats came to be in a town called Ulthar.
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Shooting an Elephant

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The Woman of His Dream

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His Wedded Wife

Historia No Verificada His Wedded Wife by Rudyard Kipling was published in the Civil and Military Gazette on February 25, 1887, and in book form in the first Indian edition of Plain Tales from the Hills in 1888, and in subsequent editions of that collection. It is one of the short stories that Tompkins classifies as a tale of 'revenge', but it has elements of those cl...
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Beware of the dog

Historia No Verificada eware of the Dog is a 1944 World War II story by Roald Dahl which was originally published in Harper's Magazine and later appeared in his Over to You collection. It was made into the movie 36 Hours in 1964.
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A Simple Soul by Gustave Flaubert

Historia No Verificada “A Simple Heart” by Gustave Flaubert describes the life, the affections, and the fantasies of a diligent, kindhearted servant named Félicité.
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When Sysadmins Ruled the Earth by Cory Doctorow

Historia No Verificada The heroic exploits of "sysadmins" — systems administrators — as they defend the cyber-world, and hence the world at large, from worms and bioweapons.
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PRIMA NOCTE

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The New Dress by Virginia Woolf

Historia No Verificada The stream-of-consciousness narrative concerns Mabel Waring, deeply self-conscious and insecure as she attends a party hosted by Clarissa Dalloway. Mabel's new, though old-fashioned dress symbolising her insecurity; she has gone to great care to have it made but on arrival at the party she sees it in a mirror and immediately announces to herself...
1 capítulo 6.5mil visitas 4 Historia completada

The Nightingale and the Rose by Oscar Wilde

Historia No Verificada A nightingale overhears a student complaining that his professor's daughter will not dance with him, as he is unable to give her a red rose. The nightingale visits all the rose-trees in the garden, and one of the white roses tell her that there's a way to produce a red rose, but only if the nightingale is prepared to sing the sweetest song for t...
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Dracula's Guest

Historia No Verificada By Bran Stokers
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Solepa

Historia No Verificada One evening in Nukufetau, a man (writer) sat down on the verandah with an old man folk, Pakia, a native of Nukufetau. They were talking, and drinking grog, about a ship that supposed to be came soon to pick up the man. By Louis Becke
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In the Year 2889 by Jules Verne

Historia No Verificada In the Year 2889 was first published in the Forum, February, 1889. It was published in France the next year. Although published under the name of Jules Verne, it is now believed to be chiefly if not entirely the work of Jules Verne's son, Michel Verne. In any event, many of the topics in the article echo Jules Verne's ideas.
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The Pickwick Papers

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Kew Gardens by Virginia Woolf

Historia No Verificada Kew Gardens is one of Virginia Woolf’s earliest short stories. The gentle narrative drifts among an eclectic group of visitors as they stroll through the Gardens, including a young couple, a pair of middle-aged ladies looking for tea, and even a snail making a determined trek through the flower beds. Woolf creates an impressionistic world with s...
1 capítulo 4.3mil visitas 1 Historia completada