The Whites and the Blues

כריכה קדמית
A.L. Burt Company, 1904 - 672 עמודים
Drawn from the work of the historian Charles Nodier, this novel covers the terror, the Convention, the Directory, and the rise of Napoleon.
 

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In which Charles is Arrested
67
Schneiders Journey
73
The Marriage Proposal _ _
76
SaintJust
80
The Wedding of Euloge Schneider
87
Wishes
92
The Count do SainteHcrmine _
99
The Foraging Cap
106
Pichegru
113
Charless Reception
119
The Spy
125
The Dying Mans Prophecy
132
The Night Before the Battle
139
The Battle
144
After the Battle
150
Citizen Fenouillot Commercial Traveller for Champagne
155
Chasseur Falou and Corporal Faraud
161
The Princes Envoy
167
Piehegros Reply
173
The DrumHead Marriage
181
The Prussian Artillery for Six Hundred Francs
190
The Organ
196
In which the OrganGrinders Plan Begins to Develop _
202
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207
The Order of the Day
212
A Chapter which is but Ono with the Following Chapter
219
In which Abatucci Fulfils the Mission that he has Received trom his General and Charles that which he Received from God
224
THE THIRTEENTH VENDEMIAIRE I A BirdsEye View
230
A Glimpso of ParisThe Incroyablcs
234
The Mervoilleuses
238
The Sections
242
The President of the Section le Peletier
247
Three Leaders
253
General Roundhead and the Chief of the Companions of Jehu
256
The Man in the Green Coat
261
An Incroyable and a Mcrveilleuso _
265
Two Portraits 270
270
Aspasias Toilet
275
For which Voltaire and Rousseau uro to Blame
278
The Eleventh Vendemiaire
282
The Twelfth Vendemiaire
286
The Night of the 12th and the 13th Vendemiaire _
290
The Salon of Madame do Stael the Swedish Ambassadress
293
The Hotel of the Rights of Man
306
Citizen Bonaparte _
310
Citizen Garat
314
The Outposts _
320
The Steps of SaintRoch
325
The Rout
329
The Victory
333

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עמוד 588 - And forasmuch as Lydda was nigh to Joppa, and the disciples had heard that Peter was there, they sent unto him two men, desiring him that he would not delay to come to them.
עמוד 616 - Jesus saith unto him, Go thy way, thy son liveth. And the man believed the word that Jesus had spoken unto him, and he went his way. And as he was now going down, his servants met him, and told him, saying, Thy son liveth. Then inquired he of them the hour when he began to amend. And they said unto him,' Yesterday, at the seventh hour, the fever left him.
עמוד 588 - But Peter put them all forth, and kneeled down, and prayed ; and turning him to the body said, Tabitha, arise. And she opened her eyes : and when she saw Peter, she sat up.
עמוד 588 - Then Peter arose and went with them. When he was come, they brought him into the upper chamber: and all the widows stood by him weeping, and shewing the coats and garments which Dorcas made, while she was with them.
עמוד 588 - Now there was at Joppa a certain disciple named Tabitha, which by interpretation is called Dorcas : this woman was full of good works and almsdeeds which she did.
עמוד 616 - When he heard that Jesus was come out of Judea into Galilee, he went unto him, and besought him that he would come down and heal his son: for he was at the point of death. Then said Jesus unto him, Except ye see signs and wonders, ye will not believe.
עמוד 572 - In Rama was there a voice heard, lamentation, and weeping, and great mourning, Rachel weeping for her children, and would not be comforted, because they were not.
עמוד 520 - There now ! and away bounced the Yankee to his relief; catching him up in his arms as if he had been a child, scolding him heartily all the time : and laying him out over the bales of goods, without appearing to see the strange faces that gathered about him, or to care a fig for their profound astonishment, he began pulling and hauling the leg about, now this way, now that, and wrenching the foot first one...
עמוד 521 - While twenty thousand men formed a square, and presented arms to their brothers who lay stretched upon the battle-fields of Arcola, Castiglione, and Rivoli, Bonaparte, with uncovered head, said, as he pointed to the pyramid, — " Soldiers, to-day is the anniversary of the 14th of July. You see before you the names of those...
עמוד 372 - October, 1795, at half-past two in the afternoon, the president of the Convention pronounced these words : " The National Convention declares that its mission is fulfilled, and that its sessions are at an end.

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