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Africa's unwritten literatures By Ruth Finnegan
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The latest edition of the acclaimed classic on an increasingly important continent
Dictation Selections from Literature By Julie Shields
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A collection of sentences for dictation from literature (fiction, poetry, etc.). These sentences are sorted two ways: by author, and by "Spell to Write and Read" difficulty level.
Dictation Selections from Literature By Julie Shields
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A collection of sentences for dictation from literature (fiction, poetry, etc.). These sentences are sorted two ways: by author, and by "Spell to Write and Read" difficulty level.
Supernatural Horror in Literature By H.P. Lovecraft
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"Supernatural Horror in Literature" is a non-fiction survey of the field of horror fiction by the famed horror writer H. P. Lovecraft, written between November 1925 and May 1927, and... More > revised in 1933-1934. It was first published in 1927 in the one-shot magazine The Recluse. Lovecraft examines the roots of weird fiction in the gothic novel and traces its development through such writers as Nathaniel Hawthorne, Edgar Allan Poe (who merits his own chapter), and Ambrose Bierce. Lovecraft names as the four "modern masters" of horror Arthur Machen, Lord Dunsany, Algernon Blackwood and M. R. James. An H. P. Lovecraft Encyclopedia calls the work "HPL's most significant literary essay and one of the finest historical analyses of horror literature." Upon reading the essay, M. R. James proclaimed Lovecraft's style "most offensive."< Less
PHILOLOGY, CONCEPTS OF EUROPEAN LITERATURE By Andreas Sofroniou
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This book describes Philology and its associated subjects of literature, linguistic and other arts. It explains Philology as part of human activities; reflecting the ancient, classical,... More > ecclesiastical, medieval and modern concepts, including the current social and economic conditions. Also, the philological class stratification as it appears in life; among the primitive civilisations and modern European literature. It includes the literary contributions of the main European countries from the ancient times through to the current geographical and political divisions. The countries included are: Portugal, Spain, France, Britain, Germany, Italy and Greece. Further elaborations include the class distinctions in philology, literature, linguistics, comedies, opera, ballads and dramas of modern times. Further on, it explains the historical and comparative philological term as used in linguistics studies; the ways in which specific languages have developed and the ways in which languages in general can change.< Less
PHILOLOGY, CONCEPTS OF EUROPEAN LITERATURE By Andreas Sofroniou
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This book describes Philology and its associated subjects of literature, linguistic and other arts. It explains Philology as part of all other human activities; reflecting the ancient, classical,... More > ecclesiastical, medieval and modern concepts, including the current social and economic conditions. Also, the philological class stratification as it appears in life; among the primitive civilisations and modern European literature. It includes the literary contributions of the main European countries from the ancient times through to the current geographical and political divisions. The countries included are: Portugal, Spain, France, Britain, Germany, Italy and Greece. Further elaborations include the class distinctions in philology, literature, linguistics, comedies, opera, ballads and dramas of modern times. It explains the historical and comparative philological term as used in linguistics studies; the ways in which specific languages have developed and the ways in which languages in general can change.< Less
Impossible Literature Universes By Mathias Jansson
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Circuit bending of digital paper.The first page of 30 different classic stories warped into impossible litterature universes. Visual poetry of Mathias Jansson
Supernatural Horror in Literature By H.P. Lovecraft
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In this book-length essay, the undisputed Master of Cosmic Horror gives an intense and often penetrating examination of the place of the macabre and the supernatural in the literary canon, beginning... More > with a history of the Gothic novel, and taking us through the various works of Poe, Bierce, Bram Stoker, F. Marion Crawford, and other classic wordsmiths of the otherworldly and weird. An erudite examination of the psychology of dread, this small classic is presented here for the edification and delectation of modern revelers in the morbid and macabre. For those who like to dream their nightmares wide awake, this little book is lovingly dedicated.< Less
A Short History of French Literature By George Saintsbury
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: George Edward Bateman Saintsbury (/ˈseɪntsbəri/;... More > 23 October 1845 – 28 January 1933), was an English writer, literary historian, scholar, critic and wine connoisseur.Born in Lottery Hall, Southampton, he was educated at King's College School, London, and at Merton College, Oxford where he achieved a first class BA degree in Classical Mods, (1865), and a second class in literae humaniores (1867). He left Oxford in 1868 having failed to obtain a fellowship, and briefly became a master at the Manchester Grammar School before spending six years in Guernsey as senior classical master of Elizabeth College, where he began his literary career by submitting his first reviews to The Academy. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Saintsbury< Less
The Victorian Age in Literature By G. K. Chesterton
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Join Chesterton in his evocative gallop through the great books of the nineteenth century. Meet the men who wrote them and feel the atmosphere they breathed. Every insight remains as fresh as when it... More > was written. With unfailing sympathy Chesterton assesses each writer in his thought and style, in his life and his influence, and leaves us hungry to return to the classics of prose and verse, better equipped to delight in all they contain of truth, goodness and laughter, but also more alert to any breath of mischief. At the end of this short book the reader feels that he has read a thousand others of which he hardly knew the names before, and is determined to read a thousand more.< Less

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