The Duel and Other Stories PDF (Adobe DRM) download by 1stWorld Library

The Duel and Other Stories

1st World Library - Literary Society
Publication date: September 2005
ISBN: 9781421812083
Digital Book format: PDF (Adobe DRM)

Buy PDF

Our price:
$3.99
GET THIS EBOOK
FOR FREE!
Join our Facebook sweepstake, share and
get 10 likes. Winners
get notified in 24H!
It was eight o'clock in the morning - the time when the officers, the local officials, and the visitors usually took their morning dip in the sea after the hot, stifling night, and then went into the pavilion to drink tea or coffee. Ivan Andreitch Laevsky, a thin, fair young man of twenty-eight, wearing the cap of a clerk in the Ministry of Finance and with slippers on his feet, coming down to bathe, found a number of acquain-tances on the beach, and among them his friend Samoylenko, the army doctor. With his big cropped head, short neck, his red face, his big nose, his shaggy black eyebrows and grey whiskers, his stout puffy figure and his hoarse military bass, this Samoylenko made on every newcomer the unpleasant impression of a gruff bully; but two or three days after making his acquaintance, one began to think his face extraordinarily good-natured, kind, and even handsome. In spite of his clumsiness and rough manner, he was a peaceable man, of infinite kindliness and goodness of heart, always ready to be of use. He was on familiar terms with every one in the town, lent every one money, doctored every one, made matches, patched up quarrels, arranged picnics at which he cooked shashlik and an awfully good soup of grey mullets. He was always looking after other people's affairs and trying to interest some one on their behalf, and was always delighted about something. The general opinion about him was that he was without faults of character.
Please sign in to review this product.
Format:
Devices:
The Duel and Other Stories PDF (Adobe DRM) can be read on any device that can open PDF (Adobe DRM) files.

File Size:
811 Kb
Language:
ENG
Copy From Text:
Enabled. Limit of 15 selections within 1 days.
Printing:
Enabled. Limit of 15 pages within 1 days.
Other books by 1stWorld Library
Across The Plains PDF (Adobe DRM) download by 1stWorld Library
Across The Plains
1stWorld Library & R. L. Stevenson
1st World Library - Literary Society, September 2004
ISBN: 9781595405029
Format: PDF
List Price: $3.49 Our price: $2.99
The Call Of The Canyon PDF (Adobe DRM) download by 1stWorld Library
The Call Of The Canyon
1stWorld Library & Zane Grey
1st World Library - Literary Society, September 2004
ISBN: 9781595405364
Format: PDF
List Price: $3.49 Our price: $2.99
The Man Of The Forest PDF (Adobe DRM) download by 1stWorld Library
The Man Of The Forest
1stWorld Library & Zane Grey
1st World Library - Literary Society, September 2004
ISBN: 9781595405418
Format: PDF
List Price: $3.49 Our price: $2.99
Night And Day PDF (Adobe DRM) download by 1stWorld Library
Night And Day
1stWorld Library & Virginia Woolf
1st World Library - Literary Society, September 2004
ISBN: 9781595405302
Format: PDF
List Price: $3.49 Our price: $2.99
The Duel and Other Stories tweets