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The Coincidence Factor In History, Literature and Philosophy By Julian scutts
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Why has the insistant frequency of the word "wanderer" in German poetry been ignored except by one schoar, Professor L. A. Willoughby over half a century ago? Why is critical literary... More > scholarship blind to something staring it in the face, so to speak? This book is meant to probe this question.< Less
Begginers Introduction to Literature Studies 101 By Cheryl Chin
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This is an introduction to different typrs of literature languages teenagers will learn in Grade 7~10.
Literature Help: Lady Audley's Secret By Students' Academy
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The themes of the novel are inspired by the real life Constance Kent case of June 1860. That particular case continued to be a topic of discussion for several years in the country. The story is set... More > in Ingatestone Hall, Essex. The author had once visited the place and was greatly inspired by it. The novel has been made into three silent movies and it was made into a television film in the year 2000. The book has also been adapted for the stage three times.< Less
Philosophy and Literature in the Works of Bertrand Russell By Marya Rozanova
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This book is devoted to the interpenetration of contemporary philosophy into literature, and the philosophy of Bertrand Russell concerning literary aspect along with the dialogue among cultures.
NOVA 112 Workbook Introduction to Literature By Amber Maiden
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This is a workbook for students enrolled in English 112 at Northern Virginia Community College
Werewolves in Literature : an anthology of classic stories By Dave Haden
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A collection of 25 classic werewolf tales, from the 13th century through to the 1920s. In English throughout. A vintage collection for the werewolf enthusiast. 430 pages, 160,000 words. (Also... More > available in two volumes as a different edition for the Kindle, where it contains an additional novelette and a novel by Dumas - here omitted for space reasons).< Less
The Ancient Orthodox Tradition in Russian Literature By Matthew Raphael Johnson
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This book is written with the aim in mind of altering the westerner's perception of Russian literature and culture. Once the screen of the English translation is pulled back, the content of these... More > works is of immense complexity and assumes a great amount of prior knowledge of Russian religion and culture...the single thesis [of this book] should be apparent: the historic and religious content of Russian literature is the dominant element in that literature, and hence, should be at the front of all interpretation and criticism...." An exciting new and must-read work from Matthew Raphael Johnson, surveying Russian Literature from an entirely new perspective. Both a scholar of Orthodox literature and a Russian Orthodox priest, the author opens the doors to new pathways of understanding the complex subject of Russian literary analysis in a new and exciting way, in his customary lucid and down-to-earth style.< Less
The Ancient Orthodox Tradition in Russian Literature By Matthew Raphael Johnson
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"The purpose of this book is to alter the westerner's perception of Russian literature and culture. Once the screen of the English translation is pulled back, the content of these works is of... More > immense complexity and assumes a great amount of prior knowledge of Russian religion and culture...the single thesis [of this book] should be apparent: the historic and religious content of Russian literature is the dominant element in that literature, and hence, should be at the front of all interpretation and criticism...." (From the Introduction). An exciting new and must-read work from Matthew Raphael Johnson, surveying Russian Literature from an entirely new perspective. Both a scholar of Orthodox literature and a Russian Orthodox priest, the author opens the doors to new pathways of understanding the complex subject of Russian literary analysis in a new and exciting way, in his customary lucid and down-to-earth style.< Less
Literature & Fiction Interviews Volume I By Shelagh Watkins
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These interviews provide an insight into a group of authors living in the United States, Canada and Europe, and give a glimpse of their past and present books. The interviews will both entertain and... More > inspire readers to find out more about the authors and their books. When Erma Odrach was asked to share the best review that her father, the acclaimed writer, Theodore Odrach, ever had for his book, Wave of Terror (now translated by Erma into English), she replied: The best one came from the Times Literary Supplement: “Theodore Odrach is that rare thing, a political novelist who is also an artist of the first rank.” Erma Odrach's interview is just one of many insightful interviews that can be found inside Literature & Fiction Interviews Volume I.< Less
Mencius (Classics of Chinese Philosophy and Literature) By Mencius & James Legge
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The book of wisdom by Mencius, a philosopher and sage of Ancient China, is presented here complete in an authoritative English translation. Written during and shortly after the Warring States period... More > of Chinese antiquity, the book of Mencius is a selection of conversational dialogues between the philosopher and his various disciples. Together they discuss all manner of topics, from living a happy and virtuous life to the principles of raising a family and educating the young. Breaking with Confucius himself, who venerated rulers and strong governance, Mencius argues for the right of common people to overthrow a repressive or brutal regime. The book is rich with analogy, examining the actions of the ancient kings and dukes of China in order to draw comparisons and enhance the lessons offered. In life, Mencius was a prominent figure who traveled and lectured widely, serving variously as an educator, official and scholar in the realms of ancient China.< Less

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Our World Our World By Deleah Payne
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