3 edition of A modern Mephistopheles found in the catalog.
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|Pagination||xvi, 83 p. :|
|Number of Pages||46|
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No part of this excerpt may be reproduced or reprinted without permission in writing from the publisher. So when the wealthy and intimidating Jasper Helwyze comes knocking with a tantalizing offer, Felix doesn't even think twice before trading away his freedom for the fame and comfort he's always wanted.
As : Behind a Mask, or a Woman's Power 1866 The Abbot's Ghost, or Maurice Treherne's Temptation 1867 A Long Fatal Love Chase 1866 A modern Mephistopheles first published 1995 First published anonymously: A Modern Mephistopheles 1877 Louisa May Alcott was born in Germantown, Pennsylvania on November 29, 1832.
In all, Louisa published over 30 books and collections A modern Mephistopheles stories. In studying Alcott, I learned that this type of book was her true interest and delight; she wrote children's books to make money. As the fleets search, Earth warships trespass into Skay space, igniting a fresh border conflict between rival Galactics. As the title suggests, the plot is loosely based on Goethe's Faust, Part One, with a human in the stead of the devil.
Yes, the author of "Little Women" grew tired of writing "moral pap for the young," and wrote some adult works with fairly dark content for the 19th century with some autobiographical elements. The inimitable duet of Sherlock Holmes and Dr.
6 stars First Sentence: Without, a winter twilight, where wandering snowflakes eddied in the bitter wind between a leaden sky and frost-bound earth. The full extent of Jasper's hold on Felix is not revealed until the final chapters, and it becomes clear that Jasper's goal was nothing less than the complete corruption of the foolish young poet.
Alcott became a strong feminist and abolitionist. In 1862-63 she worked as a nurse in the Union Hospital in Georgetown D C. In exchange for a few provisos that may or may not include your soul, I'm gonna make you a star.
5 out of 5 stars 33 Mitch Matthews is writer struggling to make ends meet when his wife's brother offers them a first-class seat on a flight from Hong Kong to New York. This unique book marks the first general printing of an Alcott story and the first reprinting in some A modern Mephistopheles years of a neglected Alcott novel.
Not even those of the Detectives. I've discovered her adult works of fiction. Unfortunately, in the late nineteenth century the Little Women stuff sold a lot better and gave her a better reputation.
If you do decide to take a chance on this one, be sure to read the Introduction AFTER you finish the book and not before. The literary criticism for this work is interesting - one critic posits the theory that a rape occurs. I want to be your mom, even though you're a grown ass woman.
Friends are permed and cities are destroyed as everything spins out of control.
So I will make a battering-ram of my head and make a way through this rough-and-tumble world.
I'll teach them to play catch and gamble.