Stories of the Prophets (Before the Exile)

Cover image for

Download


Author: Isaac Landman
Language: English
Wordcount: 65,876 / 196 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 77
LoC Category: PN
Downloads: 369
mnybks.net#: 4204
Excerpt

t place itself, where the many bazaars displayed wonderful merchandise from many cities and many lands, was an especially lively place. It was gay with life and color. Gilded chariots and ivory-bedecked litters passed to and fro. Heralds announced particularly important personages and escorts and cleared a way for them with whip or spear. Military men and merchant princes, with many followers, often scattered the smaller merchants and petty traders in their path through the market. Many were caught under the wheels of the vehicles of the rich when they did not get out of the way quickly enough. Others were purposely thrust aside by the wealthy aristocrats simply to show their disdain.

It was a typical Samarian market day--crowds and noise; buying and selling; idle rich and drudging poor; haughty military grandees, in their resplendent attires, and cowed, miserable beggars in their rags; color and laughter at the bazaars, and tears and sorrow at the auction block just across the way--always crowds and alwa

(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for Stories of the Prophets (Before the Exile) by Isaac Landman - Free eBook

Astray in Couper

Matty Cruz Adventure Book 1
R. Marquez

When the economic downturn ends Matty Cruz’s co... Read more

Cover image for Stories of the Prophets (Before the Exile) by Isaac Landman - Free eBook

Loose Ends

A California Corwin P. I. Mystery
David VanDyke

"Loose Ends was a great read, if you're looking... Read more

Cover image for Stories of the Prophets (Before the Exile) by Isaac Landman - Free eBook

Who Murdered Mr. Malone?

Garden Girls Christian Cozy Mystery Series Book 1
Hope Callaghan

Who Murdered Mr. Malone? Book 1 of the Garden G... Read more

Cover image for Stories of the Prophets (Before the Exile) by Isaac Landman - Free eBook

Phantasia

Book One: Into the Rain
M.U. Riyadad

After finding the body of a dragon in a metalli... Read more

Cover image for Stories of the Prophets (Before the Exile) by Isaac Landman - Free eBook

Fearsome

Fearsome Series Book 1
S.A. Wolfe

*This is a stand-alone book in the Fearsome Ser... Read more

Cover image for Stories of the Prophets (Before the Exile) by Isaac Landman - Free eBook

Anais of Brightshire

The Blood Mage Chronicles Book 1
Jamie Wilson

While rumors of monsters rising in the south bring... Read more

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Help ManyBooks by sharing this page!

See it as donating a moment of your social media time, every little thing helps us improve and stay online.

Popular in This Genre

The list of books below is based on the weekly downloads by our users regardless of eReader device or file format.

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
by Arthur Conan Doyle
The Best Ghost Stories
by Various Authors
The Four Million
by O. Henry
The Almost Perfect Murder
by Hulbert Footner
All the Way to Fairyland
by Evelyn Sharp
Cabbages and Kings
by O. Henry
Stories from Tagore
by Rabindranath Tagore
The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes
by Arthur Conan Doyle

See more popular titles from this genre.