An Angel At My Table

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

An Angel At My Table

Author: Janet Frame

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 0349006695

Page: 544

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

Autobiography and Poems

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

Autobiography and Poems

Author: Hannah Cornaby

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Page: 158

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Angel on My Shoulder

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

Angel on My Shoulder

Author: Natalie Cole

Publisher: Grand Central Pub

ISBN: 9780446612074

Page: 428

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

JANE EYRE An Autobiography

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

JANE EYRE  An Autobiography

Author: JANE EYRE

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The Autobiography of Leigh Hunt

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

The Autobiography of Leigh Hunt

Author: Leigh Hunt

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Page: 332

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Hell s Angel

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

Hell s Angel

Author: Sonny Barger

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 9780061847363

Page: 288

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

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

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

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

Author: Thomas Jefferson

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Big George

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

Big George

Author: James Jennings

Publisher: Hay House

ISBN: 9781561706174

Page: 144

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

Autobiography of Benjamin Hallowell

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

Autobiography of Benjamin Hallowell

Author: Benjamin Hallowell

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Page: 394

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Autobiography of Rev Tobias Spicer

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

Autobiography of Rev  Tobias Spicer

Author: Tobias Spicer

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Page: 312

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Autobiography of Dan Young

What greater honor could we desire , than to be the sons and daughters of
Almighty God ? ... all forgiven , but be elevated to the state of being the sons and
daughters of God , and have the angels of God AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF DAN
YOUNG .

Autobiography of Dan Young

Author: Dan Young

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Page: 380

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