Adventures sentence example

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  • After last summer's adventures, we're up to any task!
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  • "There are a lot of adventures to be had outside of here," Jule said.
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  • When he reached Scotland everybody was eager to hear him tell of his adventures, and he soon found himself famous.
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  • From those adventures, though, I did learn (the hard way) to think ahead about what could possibly go wrong.
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  • It will be about the end of our adventures, I guess.
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  • Isaacs, Travels and Adventures in Eastern Africa ...
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  • After these adventures he returned to Scotland in March 1565, but withdrew once more before the superior strength of his opponents to France.
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  • The best account of the life, adventures and character of Giuseppe Balsamo is contained in Carlyle's Miscellanies.
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  • In his Metamorphoses, which were based upon a Greek original, he takes the wonderful story of the adventures of Lucius of Madaura, and interweaves the famous legend of Cupid and Psyche.
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  • After a full day of adventures, relax with a bottle of wine in front of the fire.
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  • Marryat's first attempt was somewhat severely criticized from an artistic point of view, and he was accused of gratifying private grudges by introducing real personages too thinly disguised; and as he attributed some of his own adventures to Frank Mildmay he was rather shocked to learn that readers identified him with that disagreeable character.
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  • Together they proceed upon several adventures, which are related in the following four tablets.
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  • Amongst the best known of his works, besides those alluded to, are Wanderings and Adventures in Persia (1867); Sketches of Central Asia (1868); History of Bokhara (1873); Manners in Oriental Countries (1876); Primitive Civilization of the Turko-Tatar People (1879) Origin of the Magyars (1882); The Turkish People (1885); and Western Culture in Eastern Lands (1906) .
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  • After your outdoor adventures, you will need a place to dine.
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  • Dumas's novel, Memoirs of a Physician, is founded on his adventures; see also a series of papers in the Dublin University Magazine, vols.
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  • The Northmen of Denmark and Norway, whose piratical adventures were the terror of all the coasts of Europe, and who established themselves in Great Britain and Ireland, in France and The Sicily, were also geographical explorers in their rough but Nothmen.
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  • We've had a good many adventures together, Ozma and I, and she likes me.
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  • The epic falls into three easily distinguishable parts - the adventures of King Hagen of Ireland, the romance of Hettel, king of the Hegelingen, who woos and wins Hagen's daughter Hilde, and lastly, the more or less parallel story of how Herwig, king of Seeland, wins, in opposition to her father's wishes, Gudrun, the daughter of Hettel and Hilde.
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  • He is given a potion by some Druids, which banishes all memory of his recent adventures and which also rids his wife Emer of the pangs of jealousy.
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  • Schunwald, &c.); Geza Gardonyi (several novels containing the adventures, observations, &c., of Mr Gabriel Gore; A kekszemii Davidkdne, " Blue-eyed Mrs Davidka "; A Kdtsa, scenes from gipsy life); Charles Murai (Vig tortenetek, " Jolly Stories "; Bandi, a collection of short tales); Stephen Barsony (Csend, " Silence "; A Kameleon-ledny, " The Chamaeleon Girl, and other Stories "; Erd3n-mez5n, " In Wood and Field ").
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  • On the 3rd of March, after various raids and adventures in company with Smuts and Kemp, De la Rey, the lion of the western Transvaal, essayed an attack upon Lichtenburg, in which he was heavily repulsed.
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  • The first volume of his most famous work, the immortal story - partly adventure, partly moralizing - of The Life and Strange Surprizing Adventures of Robinson Crusoe, was published on the 25th of April 1719.
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  • Folks don't fall into the middle of the earth and then get back again to tell of their adventures--not in real life.
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  • We should come home from far, from adventures, and perils, and discoveries every day, with new experience and character.
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  • Lotteries which were an important source of revenue under Spain were abolished under the Republic. The debt resting on the colony in 1895 (a large part of it as a result of the war of 1868-1878, the entire cost of which was laid upon the island, but a part as the result of Spain's war adventures in Mexico and San Domingo, home loans, &c.) was officially stated at $168,500,000.
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  • Stamford restaurants offer a variety of healthful, flavorful options to enhance your outdoor adventures.
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  • The language of the prose Lancelot is good, easy and graceful, but the adventures lack originality and interest, and the situations repeat themselves in a most wearisome manner.
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  • On his return in 1847, he exchanged the naval for the military service, and was sent to join the U.S. army in Mexico, where he had some extraordinary adventures, and where he was again stricken with fever.
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  • In 1720 came The Life and Adventures of Mr Duncan Campbell.
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  • Crusoe's shipwreck and adventures, his finding the footprint in the sand, his man "Friday," - the whole atmosphere of romance which surrounds the position of the civilized man fending for himself on a desert island - these have made Defoe's great work an imperishable part of English literature.
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  • Hungry for more Elder Scrolls adventures?
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  • The subsequent adventures differ widely: in the Lanzelet he ultimately reconquers his kingdom, and, with his wife Iblis, reigns over it in peace, both living to see their children's children, and dying on the same day, in good old fairy-tale fashion.
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  • By this time, too, he had conceived a passion for the perils and adventures of warfare.
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  • in adventures in Asia Minor, He was reported in x920-21 to have been employed at Moscow as director of the Asiatic department in the Soviet Government, and to have posed at the Baku Congress of Oriental Peoples as the leader of a great Socialist movement in the middle east and north Africa.
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  • Finally,"a voyage to the Oman coast and a brief stay there brought his adventures in Arabia to a successful ending.
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  • The story was founded on Dempier's Voyage round the World (1697), and still more on Alexander Selkirk's adventures, as communicated by Selkirk himself at a meeting with Defoe at the house of Mrs Damaris Daniel at Bristol.
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  • A curious idea, at one time revived by Henry Kingsley, is that the adventures of Robinson are allegorical and relate to Defoe's own life.
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  • After many adventures I reached Omaha, only to find that all my old friends were dead or had moved away.
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  • This history, as we now have it, is extracted from various sources of unequal value, which are fitted together in a way which offers considerable difficulties to the critic. In the history of David's early adventures, for example, the narrative is not seldom disordered, and sometimes seems to repeat itself with puzzling variations of detail, which have led critics to the unanimous conclusion that the First Book of Samuel is drawn from at least two sources.
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  • This much has been proved certain of the adventures recounted in the Lanzelet; the theft of an infant by a water-fairy; the appearance of the hero three consecutive days, in three different disguises, at a tournament; the rescue of a queen, or princess, from an Other-World prison, all belong to one wellknown and widely-spread folk-tale, variants of which are found in almost every land, and of which numerous examples have been collected alike by M.
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  • Spence, The Land of Bolivar: Adventures in Venezuela (2 vols., London, 1878); J.
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  • But why should not the New Englander try new adventures, and not lay so much stress on his grain, his potato and grass crop, and his orchards--raise other crops than these?
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  • The wooded heights overlooking the Bergstrasse are studded with castles and medieval ruins, some of which are associated with some of the most memorable adventures of German tradition.
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  • Several of his poems sung of the adventures of Heracles; one dealt with the siege of Thebes, another with the sack of Troy.'
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  • It celebrates the deeds and adventures of the emperor Maxi milian I.
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  • We know nothing of the authors of these poems, which treat of the heroic adventures of the great warriors and lovely ladies of the chivalric age in strains of artless but often exquisite beauty.
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  • The first or semi-historical part shows us Alexander the Great as the conqueror of the world, while the second, of a more ethical tendency, describes him in the character of a prophet and philosopher, and narrates his second tour through the world and his adventures in the west, south, east and north.
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  • While the goddess took as subjects her quarrel with Poseidon as to the naming and possession of Attica, and the warning examples of those who ventured to pit themselves against the immortals, Arachne depicted the metamorphoses of the gods and their amorous adventures.
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  • But Kriemhild was not destined, like Gudrun, to set out on further adventures.
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  • Millions of children across the globe are enjoying the magical adventures of Harry Potter.
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  • sentimentality associated with some of Spielberg's recent cinematic adventures.
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  • sixth in the series documenting the exciting adventures of Harry Potter.
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  • Children can replay their favorite scenes from the movie or use their imagination to make Indy and his friends have new adventures.
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  • The dolls, accessories and online adventures add to the appeal of this line of toys, but interest in the line appears to be waning.
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  • They have the option of recreating scenes from the movie or having Indy and his friends go on some brand new adventures.
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  • Watch videos depicting the Liv girls' daily adventures.
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  • The Imaginext Space Shuttle will take your child on deep space adventures.
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  • As time went on, Lego put together play sets based on several themes, from popular movies to adventures.
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  • Give your Dora the Explorer fan a chance to go on her own adventures with a Dora Doll House.
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  • In 1768 he published a Narrative of some of his early adventures with Anson, which was to some extent utilized by his grandson in Don Juan.
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  • Records of these journeys, and of the innocent adventures which they encouraged, were given to the world as An Inland Voyage in 1878, and as Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes in 1879.
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  • Cramond Brig was the scene of one of the " roving " adventures of James V., when the life of the " Gudeman of Ballengeich " was saved by Jock Howieson of the Braehead.
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  • In March 1784 he entered into relations with a certain Jeanne de St Remy de Valois, a descendant of a bastard of Henry II., who after many adventures had married a soi-disant comte de Lamotte, and lived on a small pension which the king granted her.
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  • Valentine, which was published in the same year, indicated that it was but the first chapter in a life of endless adventures, and that the imagination which turned the crude facts into poetry, and the fancy which played about them like a rainbow, were inexhaustible.
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  • While the existence of such a personage as Gilgamesh may be admitted, he belongs to an age that could only have preserved a dim recollection of his achievements and adventures through oral traditions.
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  • A brief summary of the contents of the twelve may be indicated as follows: In the 1st tablet, after a general survey of the adventures of Gilgamesh, his rule at Erech is described, where he enlists the services of all the young able-bodied men in the building of the great wall of the city.
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  • That the astro-theological system is also introduced into the epic is clear from the division into twelve tablets, which correspond to the yearly course of the sun, while throughout there are indications that all the adventures of Gilgamesh and Eabani, including those which have an historical background, have been submitted to the influence of this system and projected on to the heavens.
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  • The earlier part of it treated of the mythical adventures of Aeneas in Sicily, Carthage and Italy, and borrowed from the interview of Zeus and Thetis in the first book of the Iliad the idea of the interview of Jupiter and Venus; which Virgil has made one of the cardinal passages in the Aeneid.
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  • His earliest publications, beginning with A Syllabus of Plane Algebraical Geometry (1860) and The Formulae of Plane Trigonometry (1861), were exclusively mathematical; but late in the year 1865 he published, under the pseudonym of "Lewis Carroll," Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, a work that was the outcome of his keen sympathy with the imagination of children and their sense of fun.
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  • By these adventures the whole line of Brazilian coast, from the mouth of La Plata to the mouth of the Amazon, had become studded at intervals with Portuguese settlements, in all of which law and justice were administered, however inadequately.
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  • By the advice of Prokesch-Osten and Ebtvos, he paid a visit in the following June to London; there his daring adventures and linguistic triumphs made him the lion of the day.
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  • Chretien left his poem unfinished, and we do not know how he intended to complete the adventures of his hero; but those writers who undertook the task, Wauchier de Denain, Gerbert de Montreuil and Manessier, carried it out with such variety of detail, and such a bewildering indifference to Chretien's version, that it seems practically certain that there must have been, previous to Chretien's work, more than one poem dealing with the same theme.
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  • That meant that their world--the real world--was not very far away, and that the succession of perilous adventures they had encountered had at last brought them near the earth's surface, which meant home to them.
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  • So he sat down and wrote a wonderful story, which he called "The Adventures of Robinson Crusoe."
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  • And in my dream I knew that these drawings represented the love adventures of the soul with its beloved.
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  • 150), recounts the adventures and sufferings of a virgin, Thecla of Iconium.
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  • After his death she went through various adventures recorded in her memoirs, first published at Bordeaux in 1815.
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  • In 1887 he published, from notes taken at the time, a record of his first journey to the East, entitled Early Adventures in Persia, Susiana and Babylonia.
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  • The bewildered climbers looked longingly at their friends and especially Penny, but were trapped into listening to the galactic adventures of some creatures called "womps."
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  • Quinn remained in his lab, cleaning up the remnants of his scientific adventures.
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  • Next I telephoned After to update them on Mr. Delabama's Canadian adventures.
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  • He owed Fred a "gotcha" after the hard time he'd given the old man about his electronic sales adventures.
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  • He fought by his side in the war against the giants and was his companion in his travels and adventures.
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  • To the student of the original texts Lancelot is an infinitely less interesting hero than Gawain, Perceval or Tristan, each of whom possesses a well-marked personality, and is the centre of what we may call individual adventures.
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  • He had already gained a reputation in his narrow circle as a keen debater and a jovial companion, and it is said that he had several smuggling adventures.
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  • A separate stratum in the Gilgamesh epic is formed by the story of Eabani - introduced as the friend of Gilgamesh, who joins him in his adventures.
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  • de Foucauld, Reconnaissance au Maroc 1883-1884 (Paris, 1888, almost the sole authority for the geography of the Atlas; his book gives the result of careful surveys, and is illustrated with a good collection of maps and sketches); Hooker, Ball and Maw, Marocco and the Great Atlas (London, 1879, a most valuable contribution, always scientific and trustworthy, especially as to botany and geology); Joseph Thomson, Travels in the Atlas and Southern Morocco (London, 1889, valuable geographical and geological data); Louis Gentil, Mission de Segonzac, &c. (Paris, 1906; the author was geologist to the 1905 expedition); Gerhard Rohlfs, Adventures in Morocco (London, 1874); Walter B.
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  • Arthur himself, who tends however to become completely overshadowed by his knights, who make his court the starting-point of their adventures.
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  • Earlier in the work, however, we have the adventures of Brutus; of his follower Corineus, the vanquisher of the Cornish giant Goemagol (Gogmagog); of Locrinus and his daughter Sabre (immortalized in Milton's Comus); of Bladud the builder of Bath; of Lear and his daughters; of the three pairs of brothers, Ferrex and Porrex, Brennius and Belinus, Elidure and Peridure.
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  • The latter part of the Perceval is indeed devoted to the recital of his adventures at the Chastel Merveilleus, but of none of Chretien's poems is he the protagonist.
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  • de Staal, by his restraining France from dangerous adventures, and by initiating the Peace Conference at the Hague.
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  • His adventures were the subject of plays by Euripides and Goethe.
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  • The life and adventures of Meleager were a favourite subject in ancient literature and art.
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  • Mainet (12th century) and the kindred poems in German and Italian are perhaps based on the adventures of Charles Martel, who after his father's death had to flee to the Ardennes.
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  • The adventures of Blanchefleur, wife of Charlemagne, form a variation of the common tale of the innocent wife falsely accused, and are told in Macaire and in the extant fragments of La Reine Sibille (14th century).
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  • Strachan, Explorations and Adventures in New Guinea (London,, 1888); H.
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  • Until 1534 little was done to regulate the activity of private adventures.
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  • Bringing the oxen of Geryones from Erythia in the far west, which errand involved many adventures in the coast lands of the Mediterranean, and the setting up of the " Pillars of Hercules " at the Straits of Gibraltar.
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  • Most of the labours lead to various adventures called 7rapepya.
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  • In the romance of Alexander the tent of the hero is decorated with incidents from his adventures.
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  • In 1875 he published The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, the sequel to which, Huckleberry Finn, did not appear until 1884.
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  • Then began an extraordinary series of wanderings and adventures, for much of which there is no authority but his own Confessions.
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  • Then for some months he relapsed into the life of vagabondage, varied by improbable adventures, which (according to his own statement) he so often pursued.
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  • In reality the young tsar had no intention of embarking on wild political adventures, and was fully determined not to let his hand be forced by men less cautious than himself.
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  • He published memoirs of the adventures of a brigand, Rodrigue de Villandrando (1844), which gradually grew into a volume (1877), full of fresh matter.
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  • For the rest of his life Santa-Anna was hanging on the outskirts of Mexico, endeavouring to find an opening to renew his old adventures.
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  • He left valuable materials for a just comprehension of his career in the autobiography (Adventures while Prosecuting Researches and Inquiries on Polish Matters) printed in his Polska.
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  • During this period Timur and his brother-in-law, Hosain - at first fellowfugitives and wanderers in joint adventures full of interest and romance - became rivals and antagonists.
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  • In one of these she seems to have crossed the frontier alone in disguise, been lost in the desert, and, after many adventures, been conducted back by a party of horsemen.
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  • In the earlier poems he is practically a lay figure, his court the point of departure and return for the knights whose adventures are related in detail, but he himself a passive spectator.
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  • Notwithstanding the intrigues of Turkan Khatun, Malik Shah was succeeded by his elder son Barkiyaroq (1092-1104), whose short reign was a series of rebellions and strange adventures such as one may imagine in the story of a youth who is by turns a powerful prince and a miserable fugitive.'
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  • The rest of her life is merely outlined, though her adventures in escaping from Berengar are treated in more detail.
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  • The first relates the adventures of a knight who married the young duchess of Calabria, niece of King Meleager of Sicily, but was loved by Medea, the king's wife.
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  • After various adventures he reached Vienna, where he preached, and was protected by the semi-Lutheran archduke (afterwards the emperor) Maximilian II.
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  • Journal (April 1902 and April 1909); Central Asia and Tibet (London, 1903); Adventures in Tibet (London, 1904); Trans-Himalaya (London, 1909); S.
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  • After encountering many adventures in all parts of the unknown seas, among the lotuseaters and the Cyclopes, in the isles of Aeolus and Circe and the perils of Scylla and Charybdis, among the Laestrygones, and even in the world of the dead, having lost all his ships and companions, he barely escaped with his life to the island of Calypso, where he was detained eight years, an unwilling lover of the beautiful nymph.
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  • The adventures of Odysseus were a favourite subject in ancient art, in which he may usually be recognized by his conical sailor's cap.
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  • Rouher had to defend Napoleon's foreign adventures as well as the freetrade treaties and the extravagances of Baron Haussmann for which he was directly responsible.
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  • See Charles Burdett, Life of Kit Carson, the Great Western Hunter and Guide (New York, 1859; new ed., 1877); and De Witt C. Peters, The Life and Adventures of Kit Carson, the Nestor of the Rocky Mountains, from Facts Narrated by Himself (New York, 1858).
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  • His adventures on his world-wide mission formed the subject of a play of the same name by Sophocles.
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  • Soon after his death, while the public curiosity was strongly excited about his extraordinary character and his not less extraordinary adventures, a life of him appeared widely different from the catchpenny lives of eminent men which were then a staple article of manufacture in Grub Street.
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  • During the following year he employed himself in recording his adventures.
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  • This treaty did not prevent war soon again breaking out between Sigebert and Chilperic. So long as her husband lived, Brunhilda played asecondary part, but having been made captive by Chilperic after her husband's assassination (575), she succeeded in escaping from her prison at Rouen, after a series of extraordinary adventures, by means of a marriage with Merovech, the son of her conqueror.
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  • He was anti-papal by conviction, yet hoped for help from Rome, and was so far implicated in the adventures of his Catholic subjects that, in the interest of his own character, he had to advance against them and drive them into exile.
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  • It is the prose epic of feudalism, and its romantic spirit, its high ideals, its fantastic gallantry, its ingenious adventures, its mechanism of symbolic wonders, and its flowing style have entranced readers of such various types as Francis I.
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  • He encountered many adventures on the way.
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  • Of Theseus's adventures with the Amazons there were different accounts.
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  • He bore Wolsey no ill-will, and warmly congratulated him two years later when warlike adventures were abandoned at the peace of London.
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  • (London, 1902 and 1908); The Strange Adventures of Andrew Battell of Leigh in Angola and the Adjoining Regions (London, 1901), a volume of the Hakluyt Society, edited by E.
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  • For the story of Sir Simon Lockhart's adventures with the heart of the Bruce, see Sir Walter Scott's The Talisman.
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  • As in the case of Navarre, he was too wise to launch into perilous adventures.
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  • In another division of the religious literature of Babylonia which is largely represented in Assur-bani-pal's collection - the myths and legends - tales which originally symbolized the change of seasons, or in which historical occurrences are overcast with more or less copious admixture of legend and myth, were transferred to the heavens, and so it happens that creation myths, and the accounts of wanderings and adventures of heroes of the past, are referred to movements among the planets and stars as well as to occurrences or supposed occurrences on earth.
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  • The great 1 See Washington Irving, Adventures of Captain Bonneville (New York, 1860).
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  • Not daring to return to Delhi, he remained about Honore and other cities of the western coast, taking part in various adventures, among others the capture of Sindabur (Goa), and visiting the Maldive Islands, where he became kazi, and married four wives, and of which he has left the best medieval account, hardly surpassed by any modern.
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  • When the adventures of Odysseus were localized on the Italian and Sicilian coasts, the Sirens were transferred to the neighbourhood of Neapolis and Surrentum, the promontory of Pelorum at the entrance to the Straits of Messina, or elsewhere.
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  • He is welcomed by Hygelac, and relates to him the story of his adventures, with some details not contained in the former narrative.
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  • At the same time, the tradition that the hero of these adventures was a son of Scyld, who was identified (whether rightly or wrongly) with the eponymus of the Danish dynasty of the Scyldings, may well have prompted the supposition that they took place in Denmark.
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  • There are similar alternative possibilities with regard to the explanation of the striking resemblances which certain incidents of the adventures with Grendel and the dragon bear to incidents in the narratives of Saxo and the Icelandic sagas.
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  • The difficulty of adapting the long wanderings of Ulysses to a plan of this type is got over by the device - first met with in the Odyssey - of making the hero tell the story of his own adventures.
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  • There was first of all a " Return of Odysseus," relating chiefly the adventures with the Cyclops, Calypso and the Phaeacians; then a continuation, the scene of which lay in Ithaca, embracing the bulk of books xiii.-xxiii.
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  • (Circe, the Sirens, Scylla, &c.), and the adventures of Telemachus.
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  • Indeed, it would be hard to find anything less consonant with godliness and divine perfection than the pranks of this juvenile god; and if poets and thinkers try to explain them away by dint of allegorical interpretation, the plain man will not for all their refinements take these amusing adventures any the less au pied de la lettre.
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  • 1190), Norman poet, and chronicler of the Third Crusade, author of a work called L'Estoire de la guerre sainte, which describes in rhyming French verse the adventures of Richard Coeur de Lion as a crusader.
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  • Camoens, in the Lusiad, if we may here group Portugal with Spain, was the first modern poet to compose an epic on a purely modern theme, vying with Virgil, but not bending to pedantic rules, and breathing the spirit of the age of heroic adventures and almost fabulous discoveries into his melodious numbers.
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  • Owing to the very small amount of information which has come down to us regarding the gods of ancient England and Germany, it cannot be determined how far the character and adventures attributed to Odin in Scandinavian mythology were known to other Teutonic peoples.
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  • The last, such as " Axel och Valborg," " Liten Karin," " Kampen Grimborg," and " Habor och Signild," deal with the adventures of romantic medieval romance.
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  • He interrupted his studies at the university by a voyage to the East Indies, and only returned to Stockholm after many adventures.
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  • This pledge he redeemed, and he is, in consequence, the darling of Persian tradition, which bestows on him the title of Gor (the wild ass), and is eloquent on his adventures in the chase and in love.
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  • Layard, Early Adventures in Persia (London, 1887); S.
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  • The works of James Morier, especially his Adventures of Hajji Baba of .Tspahan, throw much light on Persian society in the early years of the 19th century.
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  • Al~mad al-Asadi, the author of the oldest Persian glossary, who completed in 1066 (458 A.H.), in upwards of 9000 distichs, the Gars/zaslrnama, or marvellous story of tlie warlike feats and love adventures of Garshasp, one of Rustams ancestors.
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  • He composed a considerable, quantity of poetry and several minor prose works, especially Notes on the Iroquois (1846); Scenes and Adventures in the Ozark Mountains (1853).
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  • The adventures and difficulties of the latter were now only beginning.
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  • Wheatley (1892); for his adventures and period of exile see Memoiren der Herzogin Sophie, ed.
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  • Five main cycles of story may be distinguished: (1) the foundation of the citadel Cadmea by Cadmus, and the growth of the Sparti or "Sown Men" (probably an aetiological myth designed to explain the origin of the Theban nobility which bore that name in historical times); (2) the building of a "seven-gated" wall by Amphion, and the cognate stories of Zethus, Antiope and Dirce; (3) the tale of the "house of Laius," culminating in the adventures of Oedipus and the wars of the "Seven" and the Epigoni; (4) the advent of Dionysus; and (5) the exploits of Heracles.
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  • It was not until some time after his death that the enemies of his son first alleged that he was not of the family of La Scala, but was the son of Benedetto Bordone, an illuminator or schoolmaster of Verona; that he was educated at Padua, where he took the degree of M.D.; and that his story of his life and adventures before arriving at Agen was a tissue of fables.
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  • The abiding result of his tutorship is a code of carefully graduated moral lessons - the Fables, the Dialogues of the Dead (a series of imaginary conversations between departed heroes), and finally Telemaque, where the adventures of the son of Ulysses in search of a father are made into a political novel with a purpose.
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  • The two favourite Stoic heroes were Hercules and Ulysses, and nearly every scene in their adventures was made to disclose some moral significance.
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  • The romanceiro, comprising romances of adventures, war and chivalry, together with religious and sea.
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  • Pedro contains the genealogy of Arthur and the adventures of Lear and Merlin.
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  • After some obscure adventures in Ireland, he landed at Whitesand Bay, near the Land's End, on the 7th of September, and was joined by a crowd of the country people, who had been recently in revolt against excessive taxation.
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  • here took particular notice of him, made him an abbreviator to the papal chancery, and in 1383 took him with him on his visit to King Charles at Naples, an expedition which led to many unpleasant adventures, from which he escaped in 1385 by leaving the Curia.
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  • After romantic adventures, in which she owed her safety to the loyalty of a boy of fourteen, her only companion, she escaped with her little son to Harlech.
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  • In the spring she was again trying to raid Northumberland, meeting with many hardships and adventures.
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  • Winter, having secured nothing but vain promises from the constable, returned to England about the end of April, bringing with him Guy Fawkes, a man devoted to the Roman Catholic cause and recommended for undertaking perilous adventures.
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  • Had the writer of Acts known anything of his subsequent adventures, he might certainly have been expected to give some hint of them.
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  • These also have had their adventures, two of them having been stolen by Count Libri and passed temporarily into the collection of Lord Ashburnham, whence they were in recent years made over again to the Institute.
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  • He was forced to renounce his dominions, and received a castle near Asti, but he escaped to France, and after a series of romantic adventures succeeded in making peace with Venice, who was becoming alarmed at the restless ambition and treachery of Visconti; in 1390 he raised a small armed force and seized Padua, where he was enthusiastically welcomed by the citizens, and for several years reigned there in peace.
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  • This lady, after many romantic adventures disguised in male attire, married a man called O'Gallagher and died in poverty on the continent.
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  • In the Spiritual Quixote, the adventures of Christian are ranked with those of Jack the Giant-Killer and John Hickathrift.
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  • Borda, Compendio de historia de Colombia (Bogota, 1890); Salvador Roldan Camacho, Notas de viaje (Bogota, 1890), and Escritos varios (Bogota, 1892); Dr Alfred Hettner, Reisen in den colombianischen Anden (Leipzig, 1888); Angel Lemos, Compendio de geografia de la Republica de Colombia (Medellin, 1894); Albert Millican, Travels and Adventures of an Orchid Hunter (London, 1891); J.
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  • It was subsequently given by Joseph to his brother-inlaw Brons, whose grandson Perceval is destined to be the final winner and guardian of the relic. The Merlin forms the connecting thread between this definitely ecclesiastical romance and the chivalric atmosphere of Arthur's court; and finally, in the Perceval, the hero, son of Alain and grandson to Brons, is warned by Merlin of the quest which awaits him and which he achieves after various adventures.
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  • refer to a book written at Fecamp as source for certain Perceval adventures.
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  • In the last period of his life he was more set on defending what he already enjoyed, and perfecting the details of administration in his reahns, than on taking new adventures in hand.
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  • Peter of Savoy, another uncle, was perhaps the most shameless of all the beggars for the kings bounty; not only was he made earl of Richmond, but his debts were repeatedly paid and great sums were given him to help his continental adventures.
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  • at Westminster, Perkin publicly recited a long narrative of his real parentage, his frauds and his adventures.
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  • The British traders had already pushed far into the Atlantic before Columbus discovered America; fired by the success of the great navigator they continued their adventures, hoping like him to discover a short north-west passage to Cathay and Japan.
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  • His grandfather was said to be Helias, knight of the Swan, one of the brothers whose adventures are well known, though with some variation, in the familiar fairy tale of "The Seven Swans."
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  • Vambhry's Life and Adventures (London, 1883), Travels and Adventures in Central Asia (London, 1864); Sketches of Central Asia (London, 1867); and History of Bokhara (London, 1873); F.
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  • But the directors were driven by self-interest to new adventures abroad.
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  • A History of the Navy of the United States (1839), supplemented (1846) by a set of Lives of Distinguished American Naval Officers, was succeeded by The Pathfinder (1840), a good "Leatherstocking" novel; by Mercedes of Castile (1840); The Deerslayer (1841); by The Two Admirals and by Wing and Wing (1842); by Wyandotte, The History of a Pocket Handkerchief, and Ned Myers (1843); and by Afloat and Ashore, or the Adventures of Miles Wallingford (1844).
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  • Men of good birth (nearly always, too, of Celtic blood on one side at least), they leave Iceland young and attach themselves to the kings and earls of the north, living in their courts as their henchmen, sharing their adventures in weal and woe, praising their victories, and hymning their deaths if they did not fall by their sides - men of quick passion, unhappy in their loves, jealous of rival poets and of their own fame, ever ready to answer criticism with a satire or with a sword-thrust, but clinging through all to their art, in which they attained most marvellous skill.
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  • The first (870-980), after noticing the migration of the father and grandfather of the hero poet Egil, and the origin of the feud between them and the kings of Norway, treats fully of Egil's career, his enmity with Eirik Bloodaxe, his service with Æthelstan, and finally, after many adventures abroad, of his latter days in Iceland at Borg, illustrating very clearly what manner of men those great settlers and their descendants were, and the feelings of pride and freedom which led them to Iceland.
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  • To the north also belong the sagas of Gretti the Strong (Ioio-1031), the life and death of the most famous of Icelandic outlaws, the real story of whose career is mixed up with the mythical adventures of Beowulf, here put down to Gretti, and with late romantic episodes and fabulous folk-tales (Dr Vigfusson would ascribe the best parts of this saga to Sturla; its last editor, whose additions would be better away, must have touched it up about 1300), and the stories of the Ljosvetningasaga (1009-1060).
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  • America), are the Floamannasaga (985-990), a good story of the adventures of Thorgils and of the - struggles of shipwrecked colonists in Greenland, graphic and terrible picture; and Eirikssaga rauc'5a North (990-1000), two versions, one northern (Flatey-book), America.
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  • Besides complete sagas there are embedded in the Heimskringla numerous small pcettir or episodes, small tales of Icelanders' adventures, often relating to poets and their lives at the kings' courts; one or two of these seem to be fragments of sagas now lost.
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  • Among them are the sagas of Thorgils and Haflidi (I118-1121), the feud and peacemaking of two great chiefs, contemporaries of Ari; of Sturla (1150-1183), the founder of the great Sturlung family, down to the settlement of his great lawsuit by Jon Loptsson, who thereupon took his son Snorri the historian to fosterage, - a humorous story but with traces of the decadence about it, and glimpses of the evil days that were to come; of the Onundar-brennusaga (1185-1200), a tale of feud and fire-raising in the north of the island, the hero of which, Gudmund Dyri, goes at last into a cloister; of Hrafn Sveinbiornsson (1190-1213), the noblest Icelander of his day, warrior, leech, seaman, craftsman, poet and chief, whose life at home, travels and pilgrimages abroad (Hrafn was one of the first to visit Becket's shrine), and death at the hands of a foe whom he had twice spared, are recounted by a loving friend in pious memory of his virtues, c. 1220; of Aron Hiorleifsson (1200-1255), a man whose strength, courage and adventures befit rather a henchman of Olaf Tryggvason than one of King Haakon's thanes (the beginning of the feuds that rise round Bishop Gudmund are told here), of the Svinefell-men (1248-1252), a pitiful story of a family feud in the far east of Iceland.
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  • His first book, The Life and the Adventures of Demeter Obradovich - a monk named Dositey (Leipzig, 1783), was written in the language spoken in Servian towns.
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  • All the early writers dwell with great fondness on the origin and adventures of this race.
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  • His Parisian adventures detailed by himself are most interesting, and his tomb is still the object of an annual pilgrimage.
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  • He met with various adventures, being present at the famous tournament given by Lord Eglinton, and yielded to the charm of his passionate admirer Miss Howard.
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  • The sneers of Horace Walpole, and the savage attack of Smollett in The Adventures of an Atom, are animated by personal or political spite.
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  • But in the mythological account of Cagn given by Qing he appears as a kind of grasshopper, supernaturally endowed, the hero of a most absurd cycle of senseless adventures.
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  • Soc. 392), and to be credited with purely human origin and human adventures.
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  • The difficulty of mythology is to account for the following among other apparently irrational elements in myths: the wild and senseless stories of the beginnings of things, of the origin of men, sun, stars, animals, death, and the world in general; the infamous and absurd adventures of the gods; why divine beings are regarded as incestuous, adulterous, murderous, thievish, cruel, cannibals, and addicted to wearing the shapes of animals, and subject to death in some stories; the myths of metamorphosis into plants, beasts and stars; the repulsive stories of the state of the dead; the descents of the gods into the place of the dead, and their return thence.
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  • It is admitted that Greeks, Romans, Aryans of India in the age of the Sanskrit commentators, Egyptians of the Ptolemaic and earlier ages, were as much puzzled as we are by the mythical adventures of their gods.
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  • But is there any known stage of the human intellect in which these divine adventures, and the metamorphoses of men into animals, trees, stars, and converse with the dead, and all else that puzzles us in the civilized mythologies, are regarded as possible incidents of daily human life?
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  • The baser Greek myths of the wanderings, amours and adventures of the gods, myths ignored by Homer, are parallel to the adventures of the Alcheringa people, and the fable of the mutilation of Osiris and the search for the lost organ by Isis, actually occurs among the Alcheringa tales of Messrs Spencer and Gillen.
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  • But his adventures are the merest nightmares of puerile fancy.
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  • The heavenly bodies are gods among the Bushmen, but their nature and adventures must be discussed among other myths of sun, moon and stars.
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  • The myths of Qat's adventures, however, are very crude, though not so wild as some of the Scandinavian myths about Odin and Loki, while they are less immoral than the adventures of Indra and Zeus.
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  • In all his future adventures the spider was as serviceable as the cat in Puss in Boots or the other grateful animals in European legend.
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  • In this aspect they are natural phenomena still, but phenomena as originally conceived of by the personifying imagination of the savage, and credited, like the gods of the Maori or the Australian, with all manner of freaks, adventures and disguises.
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  • The Veda, it is true, does not usually dilate much on the worst of these adventures.
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  • Space does not permit us to recount the equally puerile and barbarous legends of Vishnu, Agni, the loves of Vivasvat in the form of a horse, the adventures of Soma, nor the Vedic amours (paralleled in several savage mythologies) of Pururavas and Urvasi.2 Divine Myths of Greece.
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  • Solar and lunar myths usually account for the observed phenomena of eclipse, waning and waxing, sunset, spots on the moon, and so forth by various mythical adventures of the animated heavenly beings.
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  • Familiar examples are the stories of Perseus, Odysseus, Sigurd, the Indian epic stories, the adventures of Ilmarinen and Wainamoinen in the Kalewala, and so forth.
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  • (8) Bride given to whoever will accomplish difficult adventures or vanquish girl in race.
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  • (9) The grateful beasts, who, having been aided by the hero, aid him in his adventures.
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  • (I o) Story of the strong man and his adventures, and stories of the comrades Keen-eye, Quick-ear, and the rest.
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  • Thus is explained Francis I.s preoccupation with Italian adventures in.
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  • On the death of Philip V.s first wife Maria Louisa Gabriella of Savoy, in 1714, the king was married at once to Elizabeth Farnese of Parma, who expelled Mrne des Ursins, obtained complete control over her husband, and used her whole influence to Elizabeth drag Spain into a series of adventures in order to Farneseand obtain Italian dominions for her sons.
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  • Geryon started in pursuit, but fell a victim to the arrows of Heracles, who, after various adventures, succeeded in getting the cattle safe to Greece, where they were offered in sacrifice to Hera by Eurystheus.
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  • The Metternich stela (XXXth Dynasty), the finest example of a class of prophylactic stelae generally known by the name of "Horus on the crocodiles," is inscribed with a long text relating the adventures of Isis and Horus in the marshes of the Delta.
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  • Finally, in the night, she killed Atli himself and burned his hall; then, leaping into the sea, she was carried by the waves to new scenes, where she had adventures not connected with those recorded in the Nibelungenlied.
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  • To us in ancient story wonders great are told Of heroes rich in glory and of adventures bold, Of feast and joyous living, of wailing and of woe, Of gallant warriors striving may ye now many marvels know.'
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  • The elder, Sigismondo, after various military adventures, died at Reggio d'Emilia in 1543; and Malatesta, the younger, went to fight in the Scotch and English wars, and was never heard of again.
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  • Of course, K. You like adventures, right?
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  • You see, I dream all Belfair's adventures and Roswell was such a marvelous experience!
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  • All pedestrian concerns were put aside and col­lectively forgotten while the group concentrated on the created adventures of the mythical three.
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  • Together, they provide all the characters and props children need to invent endless adventures.
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  • The man who, so far as we know, first recounted the romantic adventures of Arthur's knights, Gawain.
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  • They are also good preparation and follow-up for more ' traditional ' outdoor adventures.
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  • Our sea-faring adventures hanson who will cruise are those.
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  • based upon on of his traveling photographic adventures.
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  • bawdy humor, the film follows the amorous adventures of Tom Jones on his travels through 18th Century E. .
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  • It avoided adventures such as the left proposal to occupy the enterprises in the Ruhr in face of French bayonets.
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  • New friends, new adventures, vintage toy trucks buddy l and new secrets - - - the journey begins here.
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  • Many had incredible adventures, chased by wild animals, hunted by cannibals, discovering lost worlds.
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  • Those not up to the adventures of renting a punt can hire a chauffeur driven punt for approximately 5 to 6 pounds per person.
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  • chronicled the adventures of newly appointed'Minister for Administrative Affairs ', the Rt.
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  • You can follow Howard's adventures in the Antarctic, which will include camping overnight and exploring ice crevasses by reading his blog.
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  • Sen Gupta's historical fiction has done a very commendable job of presenting children caught up in mysteries and adventures or even day-to-day problems.
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  • endearing hero whose adventures are closely followed by millions around the world.
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  • exhilarateialized treks are exhilarating adventures through some remote and beautiful scenery.
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  • The adventures he encountered would justify several epic movies He had many close encounters with death but remained fearless.
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  • frontispiece for the new book, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
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  • We have lots of fun and adventures even tho those naughty goblins, Sly and Gobbo, are always trying to cause trouble!
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  • gone fishing - Adventures in pursuit of wild trout ' .
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  • haggis adventures has also been awarded Gold member status in Edinburgh Council's innovative Keep Edinburgh Clean awards.
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  • The Adventures of Abdi, written for readers aged six and up, is a 32-page jacketed hardcover.
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  • hardcover collection includes the early SUPERMAN comics that recount the Golden Age adventures of the Man of Steel.
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  • Dinner Plain Trail Rides - offering horseback riding adventures in Australia's mountainous high country.
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  • humour of bawdy humor, the film follows the amorous adventures of Tom Jones on his travels through 18th Century E. .
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  • His social adventures became somewhat infamous and scandal followed scandal.
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  • infected by the parasite, it's a messy thrill-ride of increasingly grotesque adventures.
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  • Build hidden lairs and forge new weapons for your evil adventures.
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  • She listened with parted lips and shining eyes to my recital of our adventures.
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  • madcap adventures of Sir Gadabout, the Worst Knight in the World.
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  • George's adventures in bricolage gather strength in their new record, a coherent miscellany of bric-à-brac electronics and clockwork melody.
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  • nudie comedy film, The Adventures Of Lucky Pierre gave the project its title.
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  • They have great adventures in this book but their biggest one is when they get involved in a murder.
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  • From the moment Michael Rooker's town bully becomes infected by the parasite, it's a messy thrill-ride of increasingly grotesque adventures.
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  • picaresque adventures of his days in Palestine had given way to a serious spiritual and intellectual quest.
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  • Soon Barrie becomes a frequent playmate to the children, using the boys ' imagination to take them on fanciful adventures.
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  • He recently reprised his Tomorrow People role for a number of audio adventures.
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  • Customer Rating: Review Summary: tom sawyer Review: The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain.
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  • Adventures of agreat persuader THERE are not many people whose claim to fame is helping a well-know transsexual get to the sex change clinic.
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  • twain's writing draws the reader into living the adventures with Huck and Jim as the journey down the river.
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  • wisecracking style make him an endearing hero whose adventures are closely followed by millions around the world.
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  • zanyis book collects some of his zaniest earliest adventures as they were first published in the 1940s.
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  • On this occasion Straddling quarrelled with Alexander Selkirk, who, at his own request, became the island's most famous colonist, for his adventures are commonly believed to have inspired Daniel Defoe's Robinson Crusoe.
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  • In its descriptions of the various courts on their way to the palace, and of the poet's adventures - first, when he incautiously slanders the court of Venus, and later when after his pardon he joins in the procession and passes to see the glories of the palace - the poem carries on the literary traditions of the courts of love, as shown especially in the "Romaunt of the Rose" and "The Hous of Fame."
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  • It forms part of the cycle of the chansons de geste dealing with the Crusade, and relates how Helyas, knight of the swan, is guided by the swan to the help of the duchess of Bouillon and marries her daughter Ida or Beatrix in circumstances exactly parallel to the adventures of Lohengrin and Elsa of Brabant, and with the like result.
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  • Elam, "the land of the cedar-forest," with its enchanted trees, figured largely in Babylonian mythology, and one of the adventures of the hero Gilgamesh was the destruction of the tyrant Khumbaba who dwelt in the midst of it.
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  • To this cause we may ascribe his constant efforts to dazzle France by grandiose adventures and by swift, unexpected movements.
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  • In these last the ballad-mongers, not to let their native hero be outdone by the Amadises, the Esplandians, and the Felixmartes, engage him in the most extravagant adventures - making war upon the king of France and upon the emperor, receiving embassies from the soldan of Persia, bearding the pope at Rome, and performing other feats not mentioned even in the Poem or the Chronicle.
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  • He then undertook to vanquish the beings already in the world, and rendered subject to him first the Sun, with whom he concluded a treaty of friendship. The most wonderful of his adventures, however, was that with the sacred bull which had been created by Ormazd.
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  • Benyowsky torteneteik (Adventures of Paul Ronto and Count Benyowski), are humorous and readable, but careless in style.
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  • But besides these there were many others whose names were famous; such as Ta'abbata Sharran, a popular hero who recites his own adventures with great gusto; his companion Shanfara, whose fame rests on a fine poem which has been translated into French by de Sacy (in his Chrestomathie Arabe) and into English by G.
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  • These brief allusions were elaborated by the "cyclic" poets, and the adventures of Philoctetes formed the subject of tragedies by Aeschylus, Sophocles and Euripides.
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  • He appears, in the composition of his various pieces, to have treated everything that occurred to him in the most desultory fashion, sometimes adopting the form of dialogue, sometimes that of an epistle or an imaginary discourse, and often to have spoken in his own name, giving an account of his travels and adventures, or of amusing scenes that he had witnessed, or expressing the results of his private meditations and experiences.
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  • It is curiously reflected in the adventures of the Babylonian Hercules, the solar hero Gilgamesh (see Gilgamesh, Epic Of).
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  • early childish adventures, as told by Arago, herald the fearless aeronaut and the undaunted investigator of volcanic eruptions (Vesuvius was in full eruption when he visited it during his tour in 1805); and the endurance he exhibited under the laboratory accidents that befell him shows the power of will with which he would face the prospect of becoming blind and useless for the prosecution of the science which was his very life, and of which he was one of the most distinguished ornaments.
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  • The first (870-980), after noticing the migration of the father and grandfather of the hero poet Egil, and the origin of the feud between them and the kings of Norway, treats fully of Egil's career, his enmity with Eirik Bloodaxe, his service with Æthelstan, and finally, after many adventures abroad, of his latter days in Iceland at Borg, illustrating very clearly what manner of men those great settlers and their descendants were, and the feelings of pride and freedom which led them to Iceland.
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  • They would part at the first interesting crisis in their adventures.
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  • Rise free from care before the dawn, and seek adventures.
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  • Afterwards Boris Drubetskoy came and began relating various adventures.
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  • Pierre admitted that it was true, and from that was gradually led by Princess Mary's questions and especially by Natasha's into giving a detailed account of his adventures.
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  • The movie boasts some terrific special effects and a departure from the usual sentimentality associated with some of Spielberg 's recent cinematic adventures.
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  • The sixth in the series documenting the exciting adventures of Harry Potter.
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  • Last week 's Scotland on Sunday announced plans by rival company Space Adventures Ltd to build a spaceport in the United Arab Emirates.
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  • One after another closed his obscure adventures in mid-air, triced up to the arm of the royal gibbet or the Baron 's dule-tree.
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  • Twain 's writing draws the reader into living the adventures with Huck and Jim as the journey down the river.
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  • This book collects some of his zaniest earliest adventures as they were first published in the 1940s.
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  • She hoped to not live a quotidian life, but one full of surprises and adventures.
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  • My grandfather beguiled us with stories of his adventures from his childhood in Africa. 
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  • Tom made a resolution that his year would be full of excitement and adventures, not boredom.
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  • She was the life of the party when she amusingly described her adventures as a member of a traveling circus.
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  • Playhouses, like the Little Tikes Endless Adventures, and play kitchens, like the A+ 2 in 1 Toddler Play Kitchen, can be great fun for kids who want to practice being just like you.
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  • This will introduce your child to concepts such as responsibility while making ordinary tasks into fun little adventures!
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  • Perusing an RV buying guide can quickly set you on the road to travel adventures with your own motor home or trailer.
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  • If you plan to take your bike on errands rather than serious adventures, you probably won't need one built for rough terrain.
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  • The Adventures of Milo and Otis is a delightful video narrated by Dudley Moore featuring the antics of lifelong friends, Milo the cat and Otis the dog.
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  • Following the adventures of a "typical middle schooler" along with some of the fictional scheming and fun that goes on-"Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules" is pretty irresistible if you're a middle school student.
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  • While he is sometimes self-loathing and sometimes self-exalting, his adventures are far fetched enough to be interesting but not so far fetched that kids can't imagine themselves in Greg's shoes.
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  • Obviously, no one is suggesting that comic books are on par with literary classics like Black Beauty, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, or Charlotte's Web.
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  • Penned by Mary Hope Osborne, these stories relay the adventures of brother and sister, Jack and Annie, as they explore different eras throughout history.
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  • Some of the most beloved and memorable tales from childhood involve magic and fantastic adventures.
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  • With book 29, author Mary Hope Osborne begins a new set of adventures called the "Merlin Missions."
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  • Children can visit the Magic Treehouse Web site and continue their learning adventures.
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  • They don't have to leave their own homes to have worldly adventures and "proof" of their travels.
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  • A child can begin with the series at a young age and work his way through all of the books as he completes elementary grade levels, enjoying the stories of Jack and Annie as they tackle new adventures through different eras.
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  • A Theodor Seuss Giesel award winner, the Cow Girl Kate and Cocoa series is good fun following the western themed adventures of Kate and her obstinent horse cocoa.
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  • Not all of the books are for children, but some notable titles include The Adventures of Pinocchio and Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.
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  • If you are looking for an older child or student who needs to read a classic, visit PublicLiterature.org, where copies of classics like Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and The Adventures of Tom Sawyer are available.
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  • Girls will enjoy reading about a feminine heroine, whose independence leads to her survival, while boys will enjoy the various outdoor adventures she has while living alone.
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  • The series features Jack and Annie, two kids who wind up going on a sequence of crazy adventures in an effort to help the sorceress Morgan le Fay.
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  • Plus, cardholders can earn double Membership Points when they book their travel on cruises, yachts and floating resorts - and then, in turn, use the Points for additional travel adventures.
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  • The convenience factor makes them ideal for taking to the beach, on picnics, or wherever else your outdoor adventures may take you.
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  • The Christmas tree is the center of most Christmas decorating adventures, and there are a lot of different approaches you can take with your tree.
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  • Display photos of your adventures, show off your own artwork, or simply choose some of your favorite prints to decorate your walls.
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  • Frame photos and display artwork you’ve picked up on your adventures together.
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  • These dynamic fragrances are more than just perfumes - they're your own adventures and experiences, bottled for posterity.
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  • The movie features Halloween Town's Pumpkin King, Jack Skellington, and his special lady friend, Sally the rag doll, as they embark on a series of thrilling adventures.
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  • You and your fish can also partake in a number of games available on the site and adventures like saving a penguin from a nasty virus.
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  • Whether you enjoy silly adventures or realistic 3-D action, there are plenty of free war games to be found on the Internet.
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  • NeoPets: This is the most well known of cyber pet adoption agencies where you can join for free and participate in forums, buy your pets homes, customize them and participate in adventures.
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  • You can open a pet store, interact in auctions, take part in adventures, read, write stories and play games, all while discovering the history of the virtual world.
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  • You can buy your pets a home, customize them and take them on adventures.
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  • You can participate in forums and take your pet out on adventures.
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  • There are auctions and adventures to take your pets on; you can even write stories about your pet and play games.
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  • Get ready for new adventures with your digital friend.
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  • Have your pet take part in adventures and blog about them, and let your pets play games.
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  • You can purchase homes and toys for your free pet and take them on adventures.
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  • Any online games that are based on Batman are sure to feature many of those famous gadgets and adventures.
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  • Public Literature is an impressive site that hosts a wide collection of classic works including Art of War by Sun Tzu, A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, and Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carol.
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  • His adventures include escapades with a number of characters, including Sandy Cheeks, Squidward Tentacles, Mermaid Man and Barnacle Boy.
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  • Adventure games got their start as text adventures.
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  • The Urchin is a heavy-duty Bluetooth speaker is designed for outdoor enthusiasts who like to enjoy tunes during their adventures.
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  • Amateur photographers looking to capture their underwater adventures during diving vacations might consider sticking with disposable underwater cameras.
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  • Paper Adventures: This brand is designed for and by artists known for offering fashion-oriented paper crafting collections.
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  • Another new addition to the TPC scrapbook collection is the "Undersea Adventures," which features fun holographic foil embellished paper, stickers, rub-ons and stamps.
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  • Disney-theme scrapbooks are the ideal vehicle to showcase all the phenomenal photos you snapped during your adventures at the House of Mouse.
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  • Take the tools you need to capture your travel adventures.
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  • Be sure to write down any funny mishaps or exciting adventures you have.
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  • You can take the Sacramento Saturday Ski Shuttle or the Alpine Adventures Bus from Sacramento.
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  • From extracurricular school activities to outdoor adventures, Gallatin youth clubs provide countless opportunities for personal growth and fun.
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  • Camp counselor: you'll have a variety of duties, work outside, work with kids, relive your summer camp adventures, and it's a short term commitment.
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  • It follows the adventures of Dora, a little girl who goes on a mission in each episode to help someone solve a problem or locate something with her best friend, Boots, a five-year-old monkey.
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  • You can find out when she's holding book signings and follow her on her flea market adventures as she continues to treasure hunt around the globe.
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  • The CBS reality series, titled Armed and Famous, will follow the police adventures of Stratus, LaToya Jackson, Wee Man, Jack Osbourne, and Erik Estrada.
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  • Literally a show about nothing, it followed the lives of Jerry and pals George (Jason Alexander), Elaine (Julia Louis-Dreyfus) and Kramer (Michael Richards) and their everyday adventures.
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  • In 1988, Rob Lowe videotaped his sexual adventures with two women, one who happened to be underage.
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  • The report also mentions that Lohan was talking about her sexual adventures with various big name celebrities.
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  • Christopher Knight and Adrianne Curry will air their adventures in Russia on the WE television network in December.
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  • He appeared alongside Matt Damon and Ben Affleck in Dogma and also made appearances in the Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventures films, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back and Jersey Girl.
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  • The school is a non-profit "wilderness" school that takes groups of children out into the wilderness and teaches them things like self-reliance, teamwork and leadership via challenging outdoor adventures.
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  • His first starring role in a feature film was Sharkboy in the movie The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl 3-D in 2005.
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  • They're climbing, jumping, running and experiencing all kinds of adventures.
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  • In all likelihood your Dora the Explorer clothing purchases will last longer than your little ones interest in the charming little girl who loves big adventures.
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  • There's a wealth of clothing in toddler sizes to accommodate all of the youngsters who can't get enough of Thomas and all of his adventures.
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  • You can go to Adventures in Education and see if you meet the criteria to defer your payments.
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  • British Virgin Islands: Visiting ships may dock at Tortola or Virgin Gorda, depending on the cruise line and size of the ship, but both ports are close enough to offer similar experiences with snorkeling, diving, and yachting adventures.
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  • From weekend getaways to week-long adventures, travelers can find excellent itineraries and fun cruise ships deep in the heart of Texas.
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  • Adventure cruises are popular among mature travelers, and certifications of the passengers' good health not only ensure they are fit for the adventures ahead, but also protect the cruise lines' liability.
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  • Sea kayaking adventures, particularly around the Nicoya Peninsula on the country's northwestern Pacific coast, that also explore river outlets.
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  • Demanding white water rafting adventures the can intimately explore deeper into the country's interior, perhaps with overnight camping excursions for even more involved explorations.
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  • Additional themes may focus on art, romance, specialized history, the Crusades, and other uniquely Mediterranean adventures.
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  • These high sea adventures provide the ultimate family getaway by offering fruitful and wholesome activities for the entire clan.
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  • Alaska Yacht Adventures specializes in extreme vacations.
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  • Alaska Sea Adventures customizes its cruises for small groups and families.
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  • Small ship cruises are designed for people looking for intimate adventures.
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  • By booking directly through a cruise line you may be able to save big bucks on your Hawaiian sailing and spectacular shore adventures.
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  • Royal Caribbean offers a Hawaiian cruise that takes you on adventures on Oahu, Kauai, Maui and the Big Island of Hawaii.
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  • For the adventurous, there are excursions to explore underwater life on scuba adventures.
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  • For an intimate cruise option, consider the small cruise company called Maple Leaf Adventures.
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  • To view sample itineraries or to schedule a cruise, contact Maple Leaf Adventures.
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  • Holland America cruise tour options allow you to experience sea and land adventures.
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  • These winter sailing adventures take passengers from Germany to Austria.
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  • However, you'll definitely want to remember to pack a digital camera to record your cruise adventures.
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  • In addition to exploring various ports of call, on board activities are also provided, though these river cruises focus more on land-based adventures.
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  • Another way to book a cruise package down the Nile River is through Discovery Adventures.
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  • The honeymoon package also includes snorkeling and diving adventures in the Red Sea.
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  • LoveToKnow (LTK): Multi-generational cruises are designed to create once-in-a-lifetime adventures for grandparents, adult children and grandchildren.
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  • Websites like ElderTreks, which offers active adventures for people over 50, can help you get started planning your next great adventure.
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  • From group trips, grandparent/grandchild trips, one-of-a-kind adventures, learning programs, and volunteer-vacation excursions, it's all available through Elderhostel.
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  • For more than thirty-five years Elderhostel International has remained a leader in providing travel adventures that are educational, enjoyable and affordable.
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  • Stanley on the Go, hosted by retired broadcaster Stanley Siegel, takes you along on adventures all over the world.
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  • The Deep Blue: Available in dark crystal tortoise of or black, these thin frames are designed to stay put wherever your adventures take you.
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  • They're made for adventures near saltwater.
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  • You may find that, as far as your needs are concerned, they provide the optimal coverage, lens options, comfort, options, protection and technology you crave for all outdoor adventures.
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  • Try to use a similar format to existing articles (see Wild Adventures Theme Park for an example), but don't be afraid to add anything unique about the park or attraction you're writing about.
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  • Wild Adventures theme park in southern Georgia is more than just an amusement park - it blends regular concerts, thrilling rides, and hundreds of exotic animals into a great family destination.
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  • Wild Adventures, however, has equally enjoyable rides, animal displays, and entertainment to give guests a well-rounded, family adventure.
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  • The park's rides are its most immediately visible attractions, and Wild Adventures has a wide range of thrilling choices, with more than 55 rides - from exciting roller coasters to fun family rides to quirky kiddie rides.
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  • Guests who want less fast-paced thrills can enjoy the more than 500 animal residents of Wild Adventures theme park, representing more than 80 animal and bird species.
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  • Bison, raccoons, kangaroos, sloths, lemurs, giraffes, black bears, camels, Bengal tigers, several monkey species, yaks, and elk are only a few of the mammals that call Wild Adventures home.
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  • In addition to standard amusement park shows, Wild Adventures theme park is also home to outrageous concerts throughout their season.
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  • Planning a visit to Wild Adventures is not difficult.
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  • Wild Adventures theme park tickets are $45 for a single day's general admission, though senior citizens and kids can get discounted tickets for $40.
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  • Children, teens, and adults alike enjoy the adventures of the boy wizard and his friends as they battle the dark forces of the magical world, and that broad appeal makes the Harry Potter franchise perfect for an interactive theme park.
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  • Whatever the Harry Potter theme park from Universal may offer, Harry Potter fans can be assured that the magic will exist for years, bringing the wizarding world in contact with the muggle world for wild theme park adventures.
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  • As a guest at the Disney All Star Movie Resort, you'll enjoy the advantages shared by all guests who choose Disney resort accommodations for their vacation adventures.
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  • The family-friendly underwater world offers Texas-sized adventures in the heart of the Lone Star State.
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  • Heading south from Los Angeles, you'll find San Diego to be a mecca for popular amusement parks, adventures and attractions.
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  • For more thrills and white-knuckled adventures, families can travel to Fantasy Island in Lincolnshire.
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  • When Walt Disney planned Disneyland, his thought was to have fun-filled rides and adventures for the entire family.
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  • Snow White's Scary Adventures: Originally called Snow White's Adventures, this original Disneyland ride didn't even feature the beautiful princess until a 1983 overhaul when she was finally incorporated into the attraction.
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  • Rated as one of the best family-friendly theme parks in the world, Hershey Park offers delicious adventures for kids of all ages.
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  • Tickets - You choices include single and multi-day passes and tickets to Dollywood sister attractions, including Amazing Adventures and Dollywood Splash Country.
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  • Mario Kart Channel: Access your rankings and other pertinent information about your go-karting adventures.
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  • LEGO Original Adventures - The 2008 release of this game coincided with the recent booming popularity of the newest gaming consoles, including the Playstation 3 and the Xbox 360.
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  • Heroes, Bionicle: The Game, Matoran Adventures, Maze of Shadows and Tales of the Tohunga (the earliest game released in 2001) are action-adventure games set on the various planets in the Bionicle atmosphere.
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  • Indiana Jones: the Original Adventures, released in 2008 for most gaming platforms, follows all the main characters through the first three Indiana Jones movies.
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  • Each of these games took a unique spin on the Kingdom of Hyrule and how gamers went about navigating through its role-playing adventures.
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  • Unlike the other games in the series that preceded it, The Legend of Zelda: Four Swords Adventures offered a heavy multi-player component.
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  • They get the players to invest emotional energy into the story and their characters' adventures.
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  • Often called point and click adventures, these games were practically invented by Sierra On-Line with the King's Quest series.
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  • Join the Bard's perilous adventures as he becomes an unlikely hero.
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  • Over two and a half years in the making and with a budget of $700,000 (more than seven times the norm), Bookworm Adventures is the result of countless hours of brainstorming, tweaking and refining.
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  • The results are so breathtaking that Bookworm Adventures is easily one of the best casual games on the internet today.
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  • After you defeat a set number of enemies in Bookworm Adventures, you'll face off against a tougher "boss" opponent.
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  • Spelling words to defeat enemies happens to be a lot of fun, but Bookworm Adventures adds a lot more to the experience.
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  • Bookworm Adventures has all the great fun and thrills of a great word game placed in the comfortable atmosphere of a light-hearted role playing adventure.
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  • Very few games have captivated me as Bookworm Adventures has, so be sure to check it out and discover the magic yourself.
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  • Bookworm Adventures is available for download from PopCap Games.
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  • Bookworm Adventures: Expanding on the popular franchise, Bookworm Adventures takes the best elements from its predecessor and places it in a fantastic action-adventure environment.
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  • For video games, many times you can go outside the original storyline for side adventures.
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  • Many game-makers begin their careers with simple but engaging text adventures.
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  • This forces you to focus on the important aspects of the game and not get lost in graphics.Read more about text adventures, then play a few to see what they're like.
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  • All of the games are quest-based, and give you the opportunity to experience the trials, challenges and adventures of some of your favorite heroes from the Fellowship of the Ring.
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  • During the adventures, you can find upgrades for her suit and weapons.
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  • Join the adventures of Liu Kang and Kung Lao in this action-packed game.
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  • While some are necessary to complete the adventures, others like a miniature golf game are there just to spice up the experience.
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  • Follow the adventures of Naruto Uzumaki, Sasuke Uchiha, Sakura Haruno, and others as they engage in super fast-paced ninjitsu and taijutsu battles in Naruto: Clash of Ninja for the Nintendo GameCube.
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  • This same level of creativity and enjoyment were revealed with Lego Star Wars and it was also made available to fans of the cracking whip with Lego Indiana Jones: The Original Adventures.
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  • Bookworm Adventures: For all the lexicographically-inclined, this spinoff of the core Bookworm series adds some fun twists like the addition of gem titles and a battle-based story mode.
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  • Other than the Donkey Kong series and Killer Instinct, Rare created Blast Corps, Diddy Kong Racing, Banjo-Kazooie, Jet Force Gemini, It's Mr. Pants, Perfect Dark, Star Fox Adventures and the highly-acclaimed Conker's Bad Fur Day.
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