Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 1 - 10 of 78 on He played a game of skill, depending on the rules, calculating consequence from cause;....
" He played a game of skill, depending on the rules, calculating consequence from cause; and what if nature, as the defeated tyrant overthrew the chess-board, should break the mould of their succession? "
The Broken Shaft: Tales in Mid-ocean - Page 65
by Francis Marion Crawford, Robert Louis Stevenson, F. Anstey, Walter Herries Pollock, William Archer, Tighe Hopkins - 1885 - 223 pages
Full view - About this book

Short Stories, Volume 19

Alfred Ludlow White - 1895
...entertain of heavenly avengers. It was not so, at least, with him. He feared the laws of nature, lest, in their callous and immutable procedure, they should...scission in the continuity of man's experience, some wilful illegality of nature. He played a game of skill, depending on the rules, calculating consequence...
Full view - About this book

Romance: Being the Tales of the New York Story Club, Volume 1

Short stories, American - 1891
...entertain of heavenly avengers. It was not so, at least, with him. He feared the laws of nature, lest, in their callous and immutable procedure, they should...scission in the continuity of man's experience, some wilful illegality of nature. He played a game of skill, depending on the rules, calculating consequence...
Full view - About this book

The novels and tales of Robert Louis Stevenson, Volume 7

Robert Louis Stevenson - 1895
...entertain of heavenly avengers. It was not so, at least, with him. He feared the laws of nature, lest, in their callous and immutable procedure, they should...scission in the continuity of man's experience, some wilful illegality of nature. He played a game of skill, depending on the rules, calculating consequence...
Full view - About this book

Scotland, Stories of

English fiction - 1896
...entertain of heavenly avengers. It was not so, at least, with him. He feared the laws of nature, lest, in their callous and immutable procedure, they should...scission in the continuity of man's experience, some wilful illegality of nature. He played a game of skill, depending on the rules, calculating consequence...
Full view - About this book

Stories by English Authors, Volume 4

English fiction - 1896
...entertain of heavenly avengers. It was not so, at least, with him. He feared the laws of nature, lest, in their callous and immutable procedure, they should...scission in the continuity of man's experience, some wilful illegality of nature. He played a game of skill, depending on the rules, calculating consequence...
Full view - About this book

Specimens of the Short Story

George Henry Nettleton - Fiction - 1901 - 229 pages
...of heavenly avengers. It was not so, at 10 least, with him. He feared the laws of nature, lest, in their callous and immutable procedure, they should...superstitious terror, some scission in the continuity of man's experi15 ence, some willful illegality of nature. He played a game of skill, depending on the rules,...
Full view - About this book

The Book of the Short Story

Alexander Jessup, Henry Seidel Canby - Short stories - 1903 - 507 pages
...entertain of heavenly avengers. It was not so, at least, with him. He feared the laws of nature, lest, in their callous and immutable procedure, they should...scission in the continuity of man's experience, some wilful illegality of nature. He played a game of skill, depending on the rules, calculating consequence...
Full view - About this book

Modern English Prose

George Rice Carpenter, William Tenney Brewster - English prose literature - 1904 - 481 pages
...entertain of heavenly avengers. It was not so, at least, with him. He feared the laws of nature, lest, in their callous and immutable procedure, they should...scission in the continuity of man's experience, some wilful illegality of nature. He played a game of skill, depending on the rules, calculating consequence...
Full view - About this book

Modern English Prose

George Rice Carpenter, William Tenney Brewster - English prose literature - 1904 - 481 pages
...with a slavish, superstitious terror, some scission in the continuity of man's experience, some wilful illegality of nature. He played a game of skill, depending...tyrant overthrew the chess-board, should break the mould of their succession? The like had befallen Napoleon (so writers said) when the winter changed...
Full view - About this book

Little Masterpieces of Fiction, Volume 3

Hamilton Wright Mabie, Lionel Strachey - Fiction - 1904
...entertain of heavenly avengers. It was not so, at least, with him. He feared the laws of nature, lest, in their callous and immutable procedure, they should...tenfold more, with a slavish, superstitious terror, some scis140 sion in the continuity of man's experience, some wilful illegality of nature. He played a game...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF