An Angel at My Table

An Angel at My Table

Author: Laura Jones

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ISBN: UVA:X002165158

Category: Authors, New Zealand

Page: 93

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An Angel At My Table

An Angel At My Table

As she says more than once in this autobiography: 'My writing saved me.' This edition contains all three volumes of Frame's autobiography: To the Is-Land, An Angel at My Table and An Envoy from Mirror City.

Author: Janet Frame

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9780349006697

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 544

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One of the great autobiographies of the twentieth century ... A journey from luminous childhood, through the dark experiences of supposed madness, to the renewal of her life through writing fiction. It is a heroic story, and told with such engaging tone, humorous perspective and imaginative power' Michael Holroyd, Sunday Times After being misdiagnosed with schizophrenia as a young woman, Janet Frame spent several years in psychiatric institutions. She escaped undergoing a lobotomy when it was discovered that she had just won a national literary prize. She then went on to become New Zealand's most acclaimed writer. As she says more than once in this autobiography: 'My writing saved me.' This edition contains all three volumes of Frame's autobiography: To the Is-Land, An Angel at My Table and An Envoy from Mirror City. 'One of the most beautiful and moving books I have ever read . . . A masterpiece . . . Janet's autobiography had an enormous effect on me. She struck a blow right to my heart' Jane Campion
Categories: Biography & Autobiography

Autobiography and Poems

Autobiography and Poems

During the passage of this heavenly being across the entire arch of the sky , the
right hand was in motion , waving the roll , as if ... The one remarked to the other ,
that he thought it could not be an angel , as no wings were visible ; we , too ...

Author: Hannah Cornaby

Publisher:

ISBN: HARVARD:32044086433943

Category: Mormons

Page: 158

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Angel on My Shoulder

Angel on My Shoulder

The singer shares her tale of triumph over drugs, depression, divorce, and all the worst celebrity can bring.

Author: Natalie Cole

Publisher: Grand Central Pub

ISBN: 0446612073

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 428

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The singer shares her tale of triumph over drugs, depression, divorce, and all the worst celebrity can bring.
Categories: Biography & Autobiography

JANE EYRE An Autobiography

JANE EYRE  An Autobiography

Not being in a condition to remove his doubt , " Nothing , indeed , " thought I , as I
strug[ only cast my eyes down on the two large ... I wish to be a little angel here
helow ; ' he combed behind their ears , and their long pina then gets two nuts in ...

Author: JANE EYRE

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ISBN: UOMDLP:bac1501:0009.001

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Autobiography of Miss Cornelia Knight Lady Companion to the Princess Charlotte of Wales

Autobiography of Miss Cornelia Knight  Lady Companion to the Princess Charlotte of Wales

Upon that he desired so earnestly to be baptised , that an angel , dressed in
white , came down and christened him ; and from that moment he grew better .
On his recovery he informed the Archbishop of Pisa of the miracle , and the
Archbishop ...

Author: Ellis Cornelia Knight

Publisher:

ISBN: KBNL:KBNL03000031085

Category: Great Britain

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The works of Symon Patrick including his autobiography ed by A Taylor

The works of Symon Patrick  including his autobiography  ed  by A  Taylor

For what is said in one place of Scripture to be done by angels , who are his
principal servants , is in another said to be done by God . As the angel of the Lord
, we read Acts vii . 30 , appeared to Moses in the bush , and in the next verse it is
the ...

Author: Simon Patrick (bp. of Ely.)

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:590768012

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The Autobiography of Leigh Hunt

The Autobiography of Leigh Hunt

I said it was the passage in which the angels , when they observed Satan
journeying through the empyrean , let down a set of steps out of heaven , on
purpose to add to his misery — to his despair of ever being able to re - ascend
them ; they ...

Author: Leigh Hunt

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:555062548

Category: Authors, English

Page: 332

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Hell s Angel

Hell s Angel

Dozens of photos, including many from private collections and from noted photographers, provide visual documentation to this extraordinary tale.

Author: Sonny Barger

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 0061847364

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 288

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Narrated by the visionary founding member, Hell's Angel provides a fascinating all-access pass to the secret world of the notorious Hell's Angels Motorcycle Club. Sonny Barger recounts the birth of the original Oakland Hell's Angels and the four turbulent decades that followed. Hell's Angel also chronicles the way the HAMC revolutionized the look of the Harley-Davidson motorcycle and built what has become a worldwide bike-riding fraternity, a beacon for freedom-seekers the world over. Dozens of photos, including many from private collections and from noted photographers, provide visual documentation to this extraordinary tale. Never simply a story about motorcycles, colorful characters, and high-speed thrills, Hell's Angel is the ultimate outlaw's tale of loyalty and betrayal, subcultures and brotherhood, and the real price of freedom. Due to copyright restrictions, this eBook may not contain all of the images available in the print edition.
Categories: Biography & Autobiography

The Writings of Thomas Jefferson Being His Autobiography Correspondence Reports Messages Addresses and Other Writings Official and Private

The Writings of Thomas Jefferson  Being His Autobiography  Correspondence  Reports  Messages  Addresses  and Other Writings  Official and Private

I can conceive thought to be an action of a particular organization of matter ,
formed for that purpose by its creator , as well as that attraction is an ... God , are
immaterial , is to say , they are nothings , or that there is no God , no angels , no
soul .

Author: Thomas Jefferson

Publisher:

ISBN: NLI:3168718-70

Category: United States

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Big George

Big George

Nobody guesses that George, who weighs one-and-a-half pounds only, is an angel who has been sent to Earth by our Father on a mission.

Author: James Jennings

Publisher: Hay House

ISBN: 1561706175

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 144

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Set in a neonatal intensive ward. Two babies are fighting for their lives. Their parents are from different economic backgrounds, but are drawn together by their infants' need for love. Nobody guesses that George, who weighs one-and-a-half pounds only, is an angel who has been sent to Earth by our Father on a mission.
Categories: Biography & Autobiography

Autobiography of the Rev Dr Alexander Carlyle Minister of Inveresk

Autobiography of the Rev  Dr  Alexander Carlyle  Minister of Inveresk

I am very glad to hear that Jupiter is henpecked , since he suffers the name of
angel to be prostituted for gold in his dominions . ... We have known titles of
honour sold upon earth , you know , and why not the privilege of being angels ?

Author: Alexander Carlyle

Publisher: Edinburgh ; London : W. Blackwood and sons

ISBN: OXFORD:300016560

Category: Scotland

Page: 576

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Categories: Scotland

Autobiography containing memorials of the men and events of his time

Autobiography  containing memorials of the men and events of his time

I am very glad to hear that Jupiter is hen pecked , since he suffers the name of
angel to be prostituted for gold in his dominions . ... We have known titles of
honour sold upon earth , you know , and why not the privilege of being angels ?

Author: Alexander Carlyle

Publisher:

ISBN: BSB:BSB10062261

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Page: 576

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Life of Mary Anne Schimmelpenninck autobiography biographical sketch and letters Ed by C C Hankin

Life of Mary Anne Schimmelpenninck  autobiography  biographical sketch and letters   Ed  by C C  Hankin

But in the first place , before I adduce these passages which seem to throw light
upon each other and upon the subject , let me say that the term angels in
Scripture seems to be used inclusively of the spirits of just men made perfect .
Thus , the ...

Author: Mary Anne Schimmelpenninck

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:600015932

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Autobiography of Benjamin Hallowell

Autobiography of Benjamin Hallowell

He puts it into the hearts of His watchful , obedient children , to be hands and feet
for Him , and minister to the relief , assistance , or necessities of those who need
aid . Thus such obedient ones become agents or ministering angels of the Most ...

Author: Benjamin Hallowell

Publisher:

ISBN: PSU:000019165011

Category: Educators

Page: 394

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Categories: Educators

Autobiography of a Shaker

Autobiography of a Shaker

He told them that while Swedenborg held converse with spirits , and spoke of
men and women becoming angels in some ... testified that the kingdom of
Heaven had come , and that men might and should become angels now ,
renouncing the ...

Author: Frederick William Evans

Publisher:

ISBN: UCD:31175000041189

Category: Bible

Page: 271

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Categories: Bible

The Autobiography of Satan Edited or Rather Written by J R Beard

The Autobiography of Satan  Edited  or Rather  Written  by J  R  Beard

21 are condemned to be tossed together into a cauldron of melted " pitch , fat and
wax ; " from which , however , they come ... most earnestly entreated her
bridegroom to avert from himself the vengeance of an angel that had the charge
of her ...

Author: John Relly BEARD

Publisher:

ISBN: BL:A0023496558

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Page: 418

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Autobiography of Rev Tobias Spicer

Autobiography of Rev  Tobias Spicer

He said they knew what they asserted to be true ; that many angels had
appeared , and had confirmed the truth of ... To these strange assertions ,
fallacious reasonings , and terrible denunciations , I listened with becoming
attention ; but none ...

Author: Tobias Spicer

Publisher:

ISBN: BL:A0019231535

Category: Clergy

Page: 312

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The Autobiography of Parley Parker Pratt One of the Twelve Apostles of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints

The Autobiography of Parley Parker Pratt  One of the Twelve Apostles of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints

restored to all their rights and privileges ; should cease to fight and kill one
another ; should become one people ; cultivate ... Spirit sent an angel to him , and
told him where this Book was hid " by Moroni ; and commanded him to go and get
it .

Author: Parley Parker Pratt

Publisher:

ISBN: CHI:18842374

Category: Mormons

Page: 502

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