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A Look At Musical Treasures of Bygone Eras Third Edition By Daniel Zimmermann
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Featured in this edition are notes on various works of Thomas Tallis, “The Seasons” of Vivaldi, and “Jephte” by Carissimi. The latter contains an English paraphrase of the... More > Latin text. Also treated are a cavatina from “Semiramide,” various arias from the opera “Turandot,” “St. Matthew’s Passion,” Liszt’s symphonic poems and transcendental etudes, Paderewski, Veracini, Paul Gerhardt, Gounod’s “Faust,” Moussorgsky, Borodin, operas inspired by Alexander Pushkin, etc.< Less
An Exposition of Classics By British Authors Second Edition By Daniel Zimmermann
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This edition treats “Lady of the Lake” by Sir Walter Scott plus “King Lear” and “Othello” by Shakespeare. Other Shakespearean plays treated are... More > “Macbeth,” “Hamlet,” “As You Like It,” “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” “Julius Caesar,” “Twelfth Night,” and “Coriolanus.” Also treated are John Bunyan’s “Pilgrim’s Progress,” Milton;s “Paradise Regained,” “Beowulf,” “Robinson Crusoe” byDaniel Defoe, “Gulliver’s Travels” by Johnathan Swift, “The Rivals” by Sheridan, “The Rime of the Ancient Mariner” by Coleridge, “The Second Jungle Book” by Kipling, “The Traveler’s Story about a Terribly Strange Bed” by Wilkie Collins, “A Christmas Carol” by Charles Dickens, and two stories by Robert Louis Stevenson. The works are treated in considerable detail. Several works of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle are also treated, such as “The Terror of Blue John Gap,” “The Lost Special,” and “The Brazilian Cat.” I have treated Sherlock Holmes mysteries in a different e-book.< Less
Notes On a Few Minor Phyla By Daniel Zimmermann
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This e-book treats the phyla Acanthocephala, Gnathostomulida, Ctenophora, Mesozoa, Bryozoa, Phoronida, and Priapulida. There is also a humorous treatment of the phylum Placozoa. It presents the basic... More > facts in a manner understandable to beginners.< Less
Amoebas, Euglenas. Radiolarians, Foraminifera, Et Alii By Daniel Zimmermann
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The following are treated in this e-book: amoebas, Paramecium caudatum, Euglena gracilis, Clamydomonas reinhardtii, Plasmodium malariae, radiolarians, foranminifera, bryophytes, heliozoans, bacterial... More > viruses, how termites eat wood, Oomycetes, Chytridiomycetes, Zygomycetes, Ascomycetes, Basidiomycetes, anhydrobiosis, imperfect fungi. The author believes that God created these creatures, and this occasionally becomes apparent in these articles.< Less
An Exposition of Works By Henry James, Washington Irving, and Other American Authors, Second Edition By Daniel Zimmermann
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Henry James is represented by Sir Edmund Orne, The Turn of the Screw, and Owen Wingate. Washington Irving is represented by “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow,” ”Rip Van Winkle,”... More > “The Student of Salamanca,” “The Devil and Tom Walker,” “The Spectre Bridegroom,” “Philip of Pokanoket,” and “Geoffrey Crayon Sails to Liverpool.” Also included are “The Prince and the Pauper” by Mark Twain, “The Griffin and the Minor Canon” by Frank Stockton, “The Bride Comes to Yellow Sky” by Stephen Crane, and “Evangeline” by Longfellow. All the essentials of the plots are presented, as well as a few critical comments.< Less
Reviews of Stories By H. H. Munro, or Saki By Daniel Zimmermann
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This e-book is an excellent introduction to the works of Saki. This second edition treats considerably more stories than the first edition. Included are The Interlopers, Dusk, The She-Wolf, The... More > Hounds of Fate, The Wolves of Cernogratz, The Square Egg, The Lost Soul, Reginald, The Mouse, A Matter of Sentiment, The Lost Sanjak, A Young Turkish Catastrophe, Tobermory, Herman the Irascible, The Quest, The Easter Egg, The Forbidden Buzzard, The Blind Spot, The Elk, Quail Seed, etc. Each review includes a fairly detailed summary of the story treated plus occasional helpful comments.< Less
A Look At Musical Treasures of Bygone Eras By Daniel Zimmermann
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This edition includes a discussion of the operas of Richard Wagner. It also features an detailed presentation of “The Hard Nut,” which explains how the nutcracker in Tchaikovsky’s... More > ballet became a nutcracker. Also treated are various operas, hymns, and classical music compositions. One article treats musical works inspired by Alexander Pushkin. Another treats the "mighty handful," of whom Mussorgsky, Borodin, and Rimsky Korsakov are the best known. Special works treated are "Pictures at an Exhibition," Handel's "Serse," Mozart's "The Magic Flute," all the symphonic poems of Franz Liszt,Humperdinck's "Hansel and Gretel," Gounod's "Faust," "Ode to Joy," "Carmina Burana" by Carl Orff, "Tantum Ergo" by Thomas Aquinas and Franz Schubert, "Giselle" by Adolphe Adam, a cantata by J.S. Bach. There are biographical articles on Francesco Maria Veracini, Paul Gerhardt, and several Mexican composers. A separate article discusses and translates a Latin hymn attributed to Saint Secundus.< Less
History and Legend In the Ancient World By Daniel Zimmermann
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This e-book offers historical facts concerning the Mitanni, the city of Mari, the ancient Olympic games, and Cyrus the Great of Persia. It also treats the Gilgamesh Epic, the odes of... More > Horace,"Theogony" and "Works and Days" of Hesiod, material from Greek mythology as presented by "Biblioteca." The article on Cyrus the Great presents material from the book of Isaiah showing how the Lord used Cyrus to further His salutary ends. This edition adds articles on ancient Kanesh, the Greek flood legend, the kingdom of Urartu, the Egyptian Pharaoh Nebkaure, and Amenemhet, the founder of the twelfth dynasty of Egypt.< Less
A Presentation of the Literary Works of Edgar Allan Poe By Daniel Zimmermann
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These reviews are a good introduction to the works of Edgar Allan Poe. They give all the essentials of the plots of many of his stories and aptly explain the character of his works. This second... More > edition treats three extra stories: Hop-frog. A Descent into the Malström, and The Imp of the Perverse. Also treated are The Raven, Anabelle Lee, The Black Cat, The Cask of Amontillado, Ligeia, The Gold Bug. The Pit and the Pendulum, The Murders in the Rue Morgue, Berenice, The Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar, The Mask of Red Death, and The Fall of the House of Usher. For each selection, I briefly retell the story and add critical comments.< Less
Retelling of Tales of Musaeus, Grimm, and Other German Authors By Daniel Zimmermann
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The e-book treats "Torquato Tasso" by Goethe, "Minna von Barnhelm" by Lessing, "Viola Tricolor" by Theodor Storm, "Der Mann im Salz" by Ganghofer, "Der... More > goldene Topf" and other tales by ETA Hoffmann, "Richilde" and other tales by Musaeus, and various tales by the Grimm brothers, including Hansel and Gretel, Rapunzel, and Brother Lustig. This edition adds three additional tales of the Grimm brothers: Little Red Riding Hood, The Musicians in Bremen, and The Robber Bridegroom.< Less

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Our World Our World By Deleah Payne
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