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The Village RectorHonorè De Balzac

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The Village Rector
Honorè De Balzac
Public Domain Books , English

Demosthenes the OratorDouglas M. MacDowell

In the most comprehensive account available of the texts of Demosthenes, Douglas M. MacDowell describes and assesses all of the great orator’s speeches, including those for the lawcourts as well as the addresses to the Ekklesia. Besides the… more

Demosthenes the Orator
Douglas M. MacDowell
Oxford University Press, USA , English

Modos y afectos del fragment...José Muñoz Millanes

MODOS Y AFECTOS DEL FRAGMENTO José Muñoz Millanes Este libro (que se reconoce inspirado por la lectura de Giorgio Agamben, Walter Benjamin y José Luis Pardo) examina algunos tipos de fetichistas y los sentimientos contradictorios que alberg… more

Modos y afectos del fragmento (Spanish Edition)
José Muñoz Millanes
Pre-textos/Digitalia , Spanish

The DeafHarry Best

The aim of the present study is to ascertain as far as possible the standing of the deaf, or, as they are so often called, the “deaf and dumb,” in society in America, and to examine the treatment that has been accorded to them—to present a… more

The Deaf
Harry Best

Irish ImpressionsG. K. Chesterton

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Written at the defining moment when Ireland was heading toward complete national independence, Chesterton’s study of the Irish question demonstrates that if both the English and the Irish had modified their attitudes slightly, subsequent An… more

Irish Impressions
G. K. Chesterton
Ihs Press , English

El filósofo Antonio Machado ...José Luis Abellán-García González

EL FILÓSOFOANTONIO MACHADO’ José Luis Abellán En Antonio Machado se da una evolución de la poesía a la filosofía, que culmina con la pretensión de fundir ambas actividades en una sola a través de una legitimación filosófica de la poesía q… more

El filósofo Antonio Machado (Spanish Edition)
José Luis Abellán-García González
Pre-textos/Digitalia , Spanish


Vamos a tratar en este curso de poesía, de Cultura Nueva, de Mundo Nuevo. Ahora bien, cuando se quiere satisfacer esos deseos ancestrales de desorbitarse que por naturaleza se producen en el hombre, por ejemplo, volar como las aves o proyec… more

Juan Larrea
Pre-textos/Digitalia , Spanish

Dick, Marjorie and FidgeG. E. Farrow

When did books first come to be burnt in England by the common hangman, and what was the last book to be so treated? This is the sort of question that occurs to a rational curiosity, but it is just this sort of question to which it is often… more

Dick, Marjorie and Fidge
G. E. Farrow

Rapporto sulla Cina. Cap. 6....Lina Unali

Aggiornamento di Giacomo Leopardi sugli studi britannici a lui contemporanei.

Rapporto sulla Cina. Cap. 6.1.3 Giacomo Leopardi e la Cina (Italian Edition)
Lina Unali
Centro Asia and the West , Italian

Best Food Writing 2008

Best Food Writing 2008 once more authoritatively and appealingly assembles the finest culinary prose from the past year’s books, magazines, newspapers, newsletters, and Web sites. This anthology features both established food writers and ri… more

Best Food Writing 2008
Da Capo Lifelong Books , English

Chekhov's The Cherry Orchard...Andrew Upton

Hear what I have to say about the cherry orchard, because it is mine. I say bring it down, tear it down. Smash it down and tear it down. Watch, watch. Just you watch. I will build holiday villas, as far as the eye can see. I will build a pl… more

Chekhov’s The Cherry Orchard in a version by Andrew Upton
Andrew Upton
Faber and Faber Ltd , English

Classic British Literature: ...Charles Dickens

This Kindle book includes: American Notes for General Circulation, a Child’s History of England, The Lazy Tour of Two Idle Apprentices, Miscellaneous Papers, Pictures from Italy, Reprinted Pieces, and Speeches: Literary and Social. Accordi… more

Classic British Literature: 7 non-fiction books by Charles Dickens in a single file, with active table of contents
Charles Dickens
B&r Samizdat Express , English

Wit and Mirth: or Pills to P...Thomas D'Urfey

All Christians and Lay-Elders too, For Shame amend your Lives;I’ll tell you of a Dog-trick now, Which much concerns you Wives:An Elder’s Maid near Temple-Bar, (Ah! what a Quean was she?)Did take an ugly Mastiff Cur, Where Christia… more

Wit and Mirth: or Pills to Purge Melancholy, Vol. 5 of 6
Thomas D’Urfey

The WavesVirginia Woolf

The Waves followes 6 characters and their lives from childhood to adulthood. Woolf breaks up in to her novel in to nine brief individual interludes and explores concepts such as ‘the self’, ‘individuality’ and ‘community’.

The Waves
Virginia Woolf

Sesame and LiliesJohn Ruskin

Three lectures: Sesame, Lilies, and The Mystery of Life and Its Arts. According to Wikipedia: “John Ruskin (8 February 1819 – 20 January 1900) was a British art critic and social thinker, also remembered as an author, poet and artist. His e… more

Sesame and Lilies
John Ruskin
B&R Samizdat Express , English

Contributions to All the Yea...Charles Dickens

Collection of articles originally published in the magazine “All the Year Round”, including Announcement in “Household Words”, The Poor Man and his Beer, Five New Points of Criminal Law, Leigh Hunt: A Remonstrance, The Tattlesnivel Bleater… more

Contributions to All the Year Round by Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens
B&R Samizdat Express , English

How to Fail in LiteratureAndrew Lang

Classic lecture on the craft of writing. According to Wikipedia: “Andrew Lang (March 31, 1844, Selkirk - July 20, 1912, Banchory, Kincardineshire) was a prolific Scots man of letters. He was a poet, novelist, and literary critic, and contri… more

How to Fail in Literature
Andrew Lang
B&R Samizdat Express , English

Le Horla hors du Horla (Fren...Frédéric Caër

Une analyse de la figure du Horla comme allégorie de l’angoisse à travers l’œuvre de l’écrivain Entre enquête minutieuse et délire d’interprétation, des découvertes qui lèvent enfin le voile sur ce qui se cache « réellement » derrière le Ho… more

Le Horla hors du Horla (French Edition)
Frédéric Caër
Éditions Le Manuscrit / Manuscrit.com , French

What to Do?graf Leo Tolstoy

The object of a census is scientific. A census is a sociologicalinvestigation. And the object of the science of sociology is thehappiness of the people. This science and its methods differ sharplyfrom all other sciences.

What to Do?
graf Leo Tolstoy