At breakfast, the adjutant chancing to sit near me, I asked him who the youthful
soldiers were. They are the sons of Lieutenant-Colonel Burton, Corporals Frank and Henry, he replied. They hold honorary rank, and are attached to head-quarters, acting ...
Biography of Charles Lamb, who was an English essayist with Welsh heritage, best known for
his Essays of Elia and for the children's book Tales from Shakespeare, which he produced along with his sister, Mary Lamb. He and his sister ...
This collection of literature attempts to compile many of the classic works that have stood
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