Contarini Fleming

Contarini Fleming

Wandering in those deserts of Africa that border the Erythraean Sea, I came to the river Nile, to that ancient, and mighty, and famous stream, whose waters yielded us our earliest civilisation, and which, after having witnessed the formation of so many st More info →
Endymion

Endymion

It was a rich, warm night, at the beginning of August, when a gentleman enveloped in a cloak, for he was in evening dress, emerged from a club-house at the top of St. James' Street and descended that celebrated eminence. More info →
Henrietta Temple

Henrietta Temple

The family of Armine entered England with William the Norman. More info →
Sybil

Sybil

I'll take the odds against Caravan.' 'In ponies?' 'Done' More info →
Tancred

Tancred

In that part of the celebrated parish of St. George, which is bounded on one side by Piccadilly and on the other by Curzon Street, is a district of a peculiar character. More info →
Venetia

Venetia

Some ten years before the revolt of our American colonies,there was situate in one of our midland counties, on the borders of an extensive forest, an ancient hall that belonged to the Herberts, but which, though ever well preserved, had not until that per More info →
Vivian Grey

Vivian Grey

We are not aware that the infancy of Vivian Grey was distinguished by any extraordinary incident. More info →