Little is known about Henry Abbott. He wrote a series of self-published books called the
Birch Bark Books about the wilderness in the early 1900s. This is about his wanderings through the wilderness with a friend.
This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic, timeless works that have
stood the test of time and offer them at a reduced, affordable price, in an attractive volume so that everyone can enjoy them.
Allen (1848-1899) was a Canadian science writer and novelist, and a public promoter of Evolution
in the second half of the 19th century. He was born in Kingston, Ontario, but the family later moved to the US, then to France, ...
This was Jacobs' first collection of stories, reprinted from the second edition of 1894. This
English short story writer and novelist, much of whose work is humorous, is best-known for his horror story The Monkey's Paw.