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The life of Benvenuto Cellini -  Benvenuto Cellini

The life of Benvenuto Cellini Benvenuto Cellini

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biographer’s weakness for overvaluing his subject. He pretends to no discoveries, has taken no brief for or against the character it is his duty to reproduce, has set up no full-length portrait on the literary easel, to be painted by the a… more

The life of Benvenuto Cellini
Benvenuto Cellini
Leonardo da Vinci and His Wo... - Mary Margaret   Heaton

Leonardo da Vinci and His Wo...Mary Margaret Heaton

PREFACE. IT must not be supposed that the present volume is intended to rank as a history of the life, works, and discoveries of the great Italian whose name it bears. Such a history will, it may be hoped, be possible at no distant time, fo… more

Leonardo da Vinci and His Works : Consisting of a Life of Leonardo da Vinci
Mary Margaret Heaton
notebook leonardo da vinci - Leonardo Da Vinci

notebook leonardo da vinciLeonardo Da Vinci

Vasari says, and rightly, in his Life of Leonardo, “that he laboured much more by his word than in fact or by deed”, and the biographer evidently had in his mind the numerous works in Manuscript which have been preserved to this day. To us,… more

notebook leonardo da vinci
Leonardo Da Vinci
SELL With Your Biography: 10... - Rix Quinn

SELL With Your Biography: 10...Rix Quinn

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WHY SHOULD I WRITE A BIOGRAPHY?For many reasons. First, it is a way for you to share your thoughts and life journey with family and friends. And if you’re in business, it can help you introduce your company to potential clients.WHY WAS THEmore

SELL With Your Biography: 103 questions to help you write your own success story
Rix Quinn
Rix Quinn Communications, L.L.C. , English


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THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF BRUCE,THE AFRICAN TRAVELLER.BY MAJOR SIR FRANCIS B. HEAD.The last london EditionThe following work is one of no ordinary interest. It presents such an example of heroic fortitude, constancy, and perseverance under… more

Lalka - Boleslaw Prus

LalkaBoleslaw Prus

Lalka ( English title: The Doll ) is very famouse novel written by Bolesław Prus. It was composed for periodical serialization in 1887-89 and appeared in book form in 1890. The Doll has been regarded by many as one of the greatest Polish no… more

Boleslaw Prus
Bigfoot Down: The Closest Yo... - Bruce Phillip Hood

Bigfoot Down: The Closest Yo...Bruce Phillip Hood

Deep in the wild of Canada’s Boreal Forest, in a place chosen for its isolation, a botanist experiences a series of break-ins that threaten his life’s work. The perpetrator is caught in the act and gunned down. When the smoke clears the b… more

Bigfoot Down: The Closest You Will Ever Get To A Sasquatch Without Smelling His Breath
Bruce Phillip Hood
BookBaby , English
The Life of the Right Honour... - Harrison

The Life of the Right Honour...Harrison

excerpt from the book..There are few works, the authors of which can possibly be permitted torecommend them as worthy of universal regard, without the imputation ofintolerable vanity; an imputation little likely to be diminished by theconsi… more

The Life of the Right Honourable Horatio Lord Viscount Nelson, Volume 1-Harrison
A Study Guide for G. K. Ches... - Nancy Carpentier Brown

A Study Guide for G. K. Ches...Nancy Carpentier Brown

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In G.K. Chesterton’s Saint Francis of Assisi, we discover a man of paradox, bearing great resemblance to his biographer. We see a man in love with God and all creation, singing in the woods, calming the wild wolf, preaching to the birds and… more

A Study Guide for G. K. Chesterton’s St. Francis of Assisi
Nancy Carpentier Brown
Chesterton & Brown Publishing , English
The Lytton Strachey Reader -... - Lytton Strachey

The Lytton Strachey Reader -...Lytton Strachey

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Both Eminent Victorians (1918) and Queen Victoria: A Life (1921) are included in this illustrated edition. Eminent Victorians contains four controversial essays, with each iconoclastic portrait advancing Lytton Strachey’s own idea that the … more

The Lytton Strachey Reader - Illustrated
Lytton Strachey
Olympus Grove , English
Folk-Tales Of Napoleon - George Kennan

Folk-Tales Of NapoleonGeorge Kennan

From the introduction:Most of the literature that has its origin in the life and career of a great man may be grouped and classified under two heads: history and biography. The part that relates to the man’s actions, and to the influence th… more

Folk-Tales Of Napoleon
George Kennan
Dynamics of Faith (Perennial... - Paul Tillich

Dynamics of Faith (Perennial...Paul Tillich

One of the greatest books ever written on the subject, Dynamics of Faithis a primer in the philosophy of religion. Paul Tillich, a leading theologian of the twentieth century, explores the idea of faith in all its dimensions, while defining… more

Dynamics of Faith (Perennial Classics)
Paul Tillich
HarperOne , English
Works of Edward Tyas Cook - Edward Tyas Cook

Works of Edward Tyas CookEdward Tyas Cook

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2 works of Edward Tyas CookEnglish journalist, biographer, and man of letters (1857-1919)This ebook presents a collection of 2 works of Edward Tyas Cook. A dynamic table of contents allows you to jump directly to the work selected.Table of … more

Works of Edward Tyas Cook
Edward Tyas Cook
The Perfect Library , English
: The Life of Daniel De Foe - George Chalmers

: The Life of Daniel De FoeGeorge Chalmers

It is lamented by those who labour the fields of British biography, that after being entangled in briars they are often rewarded with the scanty products of barrenness. The lives of literary men are generally passed in the obscurities of th… more

: The Life of Daniel De Foe
George Chalmers
Biographic memorial of Frede... - Henry Anson Castle

Biographic memorial of Frede...Henry Anson Castle

Biographic memorial of Frederick Driscoll

Biographic memorial of Frederick Driscoll
Henry Anson Castle
The Biographer's Tale - A.S. Byatt

The Biographer's TaleA.S. Byatt

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From the award-winning author of Possession comes an ingenious novel about love and literary sleuthing: a dazzling fiction woven out of one man’s search for fact.Here is the story of Phineas G. Nanson, a disenchanted graduate student who d… more

The Biographer’s Tale
A.S. Byatt
Vintage , English
Gouverneur Morris - Theodore  Roosevelt

Gouverneur MorrisTheodore Roosevelt

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Two generations ago the average American biographer was certainly a marvel of turgid and aimless verbosity; and the reputations of our early statesmen have in no way proved their vitality more clearly than by surviving their entombment in t… more

Gouverneur Morris
Theodore Roosevelt
Works of James Parton - James Parton

Works of James PartonJames Parton

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4 works of James PartonEnglish-born American biographer (1822-1891)This ebook presents a collection of 4 works of James Parton. A dynamic table of contents allows you to jump directly to the work selected.Table of Contents:- Captains of Ind… more

Works of James Parton
James Parton
The Perfect Library , English
Austerity Measures and Chica... - George  Shetuni

Austerity Measures and Chica...George Shetuni

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This is a biographical travel essay. Read about George’s adventure in Chicago when goes there to help his brother move. It may seem boring, because we all consider moving a chore and a burden, but this essay dazzles. It is full of humor and… more

Austerity Measures and Chicago-style Pleasures
George Shetuni
George Shetuni , English
The Band that Played On: The... - Steve Turner

The Band that Played On: The...Steve Turner

“They kept it up to the very end. Only the engulfing ocean had power to drown them into silence. The band was playing ‘Nearer, My God, to Thee.’ I could hear it distinctly. The end was very close.” —CHARLOTTE COLLYER, TITANIC SURVIVORThe mo… more

The Band that Played On: The Extraordinary Story of the 8 Musicians Who Went Down with the Titanic
Steve Turner
Thomas Nelson , English