Classic tales by famous authors
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English
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'1^' •iunsi UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA AT LOS ANGELES a66lC amous itboi^ Prayer in the Desert Photogravure.; prom ja Painting by H. Vernet '^ T? F. r ''^^sim *;• t/:^aOV Copyright 1902 1905 BY The Bodleian Society 56.2S T^/ CONTENTS Critical Synopsis of Selections, . Biographical Dictionary of Authors, Bell TheTower, . . Herman Melville 9 * Golden River, The . John RuskinKing of the 29 In the House of Suddhoo . . Rudyard Kipling 59 Writing on the Image, The . . William Morris 69 Abdallah .... Edouard Laboulaye 79 Bottle Imp, The . . Robert Louis Stevenson 239 ILLUSTRATIONS PACK Prayer in the Desert . . . Frontispiece Ruskin ...... .John 29 Rudyard Kipling 59 MorrisWm. 69 SYNOPSISCRITICAL SELECTIONSOF CRITICAL SYNOPSIS OF SELECTIONS Abdallah : By Edouard Rene Lefebvre Laboulaye. This an Oriental tale of one who lovedis only himself, who devoted his life to covetousness, ava- gathering of wealth and of another,rice and the ; who took no thought of riches,his foster-brother, worksbut lived for brave deeds, good and acts of friendship and kindness. Mansour, the great merchant, sought by enchant- ment to gain good fortune for Omar, his newly- born son ; and, praying that the child might have great riches, good health and love no one but him- self, his prayer was granted. Halima, the widow of a brave Bedouin chief, besought that Abdallah, her son, might be virtuous and happy.

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'1^'
•iunsiUNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA
AT LOS ANGELESa66lC
amous itboi^
Prayer in the Desert
Photogravure.; prom ja Painting by H. Vernet
'^
T? F. r
''^^sim*;•
t/:^aOV