or, Between Two Women

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Author: Ernest Daudet
Published: 1893
Language: English
Wordcount: 73,828 / 219 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 64.5
LoC Category: PN
Downloads: 370
Added to site: 2007.06.15
mnybks.net#: 17328
Genre: Romance

History and fiction are adroitly mingled in the excellent novel, which may be termed a double love story in that two women are passionately attached to one man. On the thrilling adventures and heart experiences of this trio the romance turns, and the reader's attention is kept constantly riveted to the exciting narrative. The other characters are all naturally drawn, and the book as a whole is one of the best and most absorbing novels that can be found. It will delight everybody.

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d to laugh at the gale which beat against its massive pillars and rushed into its gigantic arches with a sound like thunder. These strong yet graceful arches seem so many frames through which the astonished eyes of the traveller seize the landscape bit by bit: the quiet valley, watered by the Gardon, the luxuriant green of the willows, the clear waves dancing along over their sandy bed, the blue sky reflected there, the mountains that border the horizon.

Nothing can be more wildly beautiful than this secluded spot, which is as silent and lonely as if it had never been trodden by the foot of man. Judging from the prodigality with which nature has lavished her riches here, it would seem that she wishes the sole credit of this superb panorama. The massive aqueduct alone attests the existence of man. Looming up in its mighty grandeur--the imperishable monument of a departed civilization, and the only one of its kind--the beholder feels that it is no unworthy rival of the works of Deity.

But the maje

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