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Colomba and Carmen (Paperback) Loot Price: R445
Discovery Miles 4 450
Colomba and Carmen (Paperback): Prosper Mrime, Prosper Merimee

Colomba and Carmen (Paperback)

Prosper Mrime, Prosper Merimee

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Loot Price R445 Discovery Miles 4 450

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1904 edition. Excerpt: ...slowly, and sideways, until he had put some distance between them. Then off he started again, tearing up the slope almost as fast as he had come down it, to meet a man, who, in spite of its steepness, was rapidly descending. "Help, Brando " shouted Orso, as soon as he thought he was within hearing. "Hallo Ors'Anton' are you wounded? " inquired Brandolaccio, as he ran up panting. "Is it in your body or your limbs?" "In the arm." "The arm--oh, that's nothing And the other fellow?" "I think I hit him." Brandolaccio ran after his dog to the nearest field and leaned over to look at the other side of the wall, then pulling off his cap--"Signor Orlanduccio, I salute youl" said he, then turning toward Orso, he bowed to him, also, gravely. "That," he remarked, "is what I call a man who has been properly done for." "Is he still alive?" asked Orso, who could hardly breathe. "Oh he wouldn't wish it he'd hp tnn rrmrh Vpvph about the bullet yn" p" '"-" hifr PYpl Holy Madonna What a hole That's a good gun, upon my soul what a weight That spatters a man's brains for you Hark ye, Ors' Anton' when I heard the first piff, piff, says I to myself: 'Dash it, they're murdering my lieutenant ' Then I heard bourn, bourn. 'Ha, ha ' says I, 'that's the English gun beginning to talk--he's firing back.' But what on earth do you want with me, Brusco?" The dog guided him to the other field. "Upon my word," cried Brandolaccio, utterly astonished, "a right and left, that's what it is Deuce take it Clear enough, powder must be dear, for you don't waste it " "What do you mean, for God's sake?" asked Orso. "Come, sir, don't try to humbug me; you bring down the game, and then you want somebody to pick it up for you. Well there's one man who'll have a queer dessert...


Imprint: Rarebooksclub.com
Country of origin: United States
Release date: July 2012
First published: July 2012
Authors: Prosper Mrime • Prosper Merimee
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 4mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 70
ISBN-13: 978-1-151-08226-8
Categories: Books > Humanities > History > General
Books > History > General
LSN: 1-151-08226-0
Barcode: 9781151082268

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