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1 edition of Alice of old Vincennes found in the catalog.

Alice of old Vincennes

Virginia Harned

Alice of old Vincennes

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Published .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsRose, Edward E. (Edward Everett), 1876-1939, Frohman, Charles, 1860-1915, Gros, Ernest M., Furst, William, 1852-1917, Dazian, Rose, Edward E. (Edward Everett), 1876-1939, Thompson, Maurice, 1844-1901, New National Theatre (Organization : Washington, D.C.), Theater Playbills and Programs Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN2093 .A44 1877 no. Thr. E/A
The Physical Object
Pagination3 pieces (theater program).
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24979196M
LC Control Number2011659343

His arm was tiring. A wrench and a snip, as of something violently jerked from a fastening, were followed by a semicircular flight of Hamilton's rapier over Father Beret's head to stick in the ground ten feet behind him. It was a disconcerting thing for him, but he rallied instantly and sprang aside, taking a new position just in time to face Father Beret again. So ye'd better go on 'bout yer business like a white man!

For a moment it went down. Beverley was thinking of Alice during every moment of all this stir and tumult He feared that she might still be a prisoner in the fort exposed to the very bullets that his men were discharging at every crack and cranny of those loosely constructed buildings. The Center of the Earth. Publication date. Should he ever see her again? The wettest year was with

Roussillon saw the yellow spike of flame from its muzzle leap directly toward the church, and he thought it best to make a wide detour to avoid going between the firing lines. What's the matter? Would the thumbs go down or up? It made him feel greedy and in a hurry. A hoarse, half-whisper winged every word with an imperious threat. The book was a popular best-seller.


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Life and death held the chances even; but it was at the will of Heaven, not of the stars. Would she care for him? The level rapier now reinforced the words. The novel was a best seller.

Now the opportunity had arrived for a stroke of retaliation. He thought he saw at once that his chief knew where she was.

But Father Beret withstood him so firmly that he made no farther headway; he even lost some ground a moment later. About the Book A historical novel dealing with the life of the old Northwest in Revolutionary times.

They must not expose themselves until we are ready to charge. The Indiana Gazette debuted on July 31, The home of his boyhood, the rushing of the Rhone, a seat in a shady nook of the garden, Madeline, his sister, prattling beside him, and his mother singing somewhere about the house--it all came back and went over him and through him, making his heart sink strangely, while another voice, the sweetest ever heard--but she was ineffable and her memory a forbidden fragrance.

There was a baffling something in the old man's escape now and again from what ought to have been an inevitable stroke. The stimulation is but temporary. Every loop-hole and opening of whatever sort was the focus into which the unerring backwoods rifles sent their deadly bullets.

Most of us know what sweet uncertainty hangs on the opening of envelopes whose contents may be almost anything except something important, and what a vague yet delicious thrill comes with the snip of the paper knife; but if we be in a foreign land and long years absent from home, then is a letter subtly powerful to move us, even more before it is opened than after it is read.

In Thompson and his brother moved to Crawfordsville, Indiana. Certainly, talk your whole damned under jaw off, for all I care," Clark replied, assuming a jocose tone. It was a question. Keep up the racket, and be ready for 'em if they rush out.

Father Gibault and Francis Vigo make appearances in the book. Father Beret felt the dangerous access of power in his antagonist's arm, and knew that a crisis had arrived. They swore to having seen a thousand men marching across the water-covered meadows. He knew that unless he let the scouts go back into the stockade they would escape by running away, and might possibly organize an army of Indians with which to succor Hamilton.

Father Beret was, in truth, a Jesuit, and as such a zealot; but he was not a liar or a hypocrite.Sep 21,  · Book review: Alice of Old Vincennes.

Posted on September 21, by Amy. The docent quickly performed a cliff’s notes version of Alice of Old Vincennes at the steps of the author’s house. Maurice Thompson’s novel was made into a play that is routinely performed, at least around Vincennes.

And the docent was clearly a bit of a ham on rye. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.

ISBN 13: 9780253203625

Alice of Old Vincennes book. Alice of Old Vincennes, written by Maurice Thompson inis a novel set in Vincennes during the American Revolutionary War.

Alice of old Vincennes

The book was a popular best-seller. It was the tenth-highest best selling book in the United States inand the second best selling book in (bested only by The Crisis). May 02,  · The Paperback of the Alice of Old Vincennes: Large Print by Maurice Thompson at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more! If your name is Alice, then this book is for sylvaindez.comse multiple copies of this book and fill them with your favorite family recipes then present them at Christmas or on special occasions to family and friends.A Pages: Alice of Old Vincennes float in the George Rogers Clark Sesquicentennial Parade, Vincennes, Indiana Who was Alice of Old Vincennes?

Home of Alice of old Vincennes, Vincennes, Indiana Pinocchio Float, Homecoming Parade Maurice Thompson's Home, Crawfordsville, Indiana. Look for editions of this book at your library, or elsewhere.

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